Marketer of the Year Nominations: 1 Week Left

Marketer of the Year Nominations: 1 Week Left!

The Marketer of the Year Award is presented annually to a Canadian individual who has continually displayed outstanding marketing acumen and leadership. Last year’s recipient was Judy John, CEO & Chief Creative Officer at Leo Burnett. The deadline for nominations this year is August 31.

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Amazon Will Lower Whole Foods Prices Right Away

Starting Monday, Amazon will start lowering popular grocery food items at Whole Foods and Prime members will also be eligible for special discounts. These changes mark the closing of the ecommerce giant’s $13.7 billion acquisition of the grocery store chain.

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CMA Participates in Marketing to Children Restriction

CMA recently took part in an online consultation in response to a discussion paper entitled ‘Towards Restricting Unhealthy Food and Beverage Marketing to Children’. CMA is one of several business associations and stakeholders that Health Canada has asked to respond.

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How Ford is Reframing the Future of Mobility

At their City of Tomorrow Symposium, Ford unveiled how they are transforming from a vehicle manufacturer to a mobility provider. By diagnosing, analyzing and proposing solutions to the many challenges facing future cities, Ford gathered many experts to discuss the future of mobility.

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President & CEO of Canada Post to step down March 2018

Deepak Chopra, President and CEO of Canada Post, expressed earlier last week that he will be stepping down, effective March 2018. During his tenure, Canada Post has become a leader in ecommerce delivery and implemented significant structural changes to preserve the postal service.

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