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CANADIAN RETAILER THE FOOD & GROCERY ISSUE 2019
FEATURES
ECOMMERCE EVOLUTION

omnichannel ripe for the picking?
10 IsAround
the world, grocery eCommerce is growing in leaps

and bounds. So, why are Canadian grocers still so green with
respect to this massive opportunity?

18

FOOD SAFETY

18 Understanding the Safe Food for Canadians Regulations
Ensuring safe food for Canadians

(SFCR) and how it impacts your business can help you
mitigate risks and compete in the world market.
MOBILE GROCERY

20 The mobile grocery experience

Grocers are digitizing food shopping, removing friction from
the trip and providing added value to the customer, enhancing
the grocery experience and their brand appeal.
SHOPPING FREQUENCY

26 The Great Canadian shopping trip

Canadians love to shop for their food. But, how often are their
trips? And, what do they seek from their experiences?
GROCERY FORMATS

32 The rise of specialty grocery retailers in Canada

20

Smaller-format grocery stores continue to expand in Canada,
gaining market share from the bigger players while catering
to the preferences of today's time-starved consumer.
CUSTOMER DATA

36 Making it personal

Customer data and the right technologies are helping to create
consistently personalized experiences across all channels.
Find out how it can be done and the resulting opportunities.
MARKET ANALYSIS

38 Meat'ing demand

Recent reports might suggest a decline among Canadians'
demand for meat. However, reality in total basket at grocery
today's grocery checkout says otherwise.

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42

RETAIL SYSTEMS

up your ducks
42 Lining
Digital technology is allowing retailers to place individual

customers at the centre of a unified field of purchasing
touchpoints and elevate the retail experience.
BR AND INTEGRITY

of 'egg'cellence
46 Mark
New industry-wide initiative assures Canadians the quality of

52

DATA SCIENCE

DEPARTMENTS

bination with the science of behavioural economics, can help
them make better, more informed business decisions.

4 EDITOR'S NOTE
5 AT ISSUE
6 RETAIL CURRENTS
56 ADVERTISERS' INDEX

with the customer
50 Starting
Retailers have a ton of customer data. Leveraging it, in com-

DATA TECHNOLOGY

race to trace
52 The
Food traceability supports safety and the wellbeing of Canadians

ON THE COVER
Design by Scope Media
with photo by gettyimages.
ca/ronstik

across the country. It also helps satisfy a desire from businesses
and consumers alike for more actionable information.

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