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March / April 2019

MARCH/APRIL 2019 • VOLUME 105, NO.2 In this Issue 14 Gather Together at Industry’s Key Western Conference & Exhibition Marquee event celebrates 30th anniversary with new opportunities and more local companies. 23 Beyond the Barbecue Culinary creativity and inspiring cross-merchandising are the keys to selling to today’s outdoor cooking enthusiasts. …

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November / December 2018

NOVEMBER/DECEMBER 2018 • VOLUME 104, NO.6 In this Issue 19 A Win Win for Everyone As retailers, you can’t go wrong supporting the Buy Local Movement 33 The Meat Department Critical to Differentiation 37 In Love with Local Health-conscious consumers continue to drive the demand for Canadian Dairy 43 Pantry …

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May / June 2018

MAY/JUNE 2018 • VOLUME 104, NO.3 In this Issue Serving Western Canadians for 100 Years 9 Portugal & Back Olive oils in the Alentejo region 10 Grocery Industry Gathers at Western Canada’s Premier Conference & Trade Show 13 Beyond Fresh A Saleable Selection Strategy 17 Healthy, but still snacking Cookies …

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Mar / Apr 2018

MARCH/APRIL 2018 • VOLUME 104, NO.2 In this Issue 21 Focused on the Future Western Canadian independents prepare for change. 25 Chilling Out – Cold Beverages 33 Grocery POS POS Systems have evolved to meet grocery stores’ unique needs. 35 Strong, Proud And Free A remarkable sense of independence governs …

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Jan / Feb 2018

JANUARY/FEBRUARY 2018 • VOLUME 104, NO.1 In this Issue 16 Santa Cause 17th Annual Event Honours Darrell Jones, President, Save-On-Foods. 19 Paper Products Consumers Gravitate Towards Performance. 22 Social Media Marketing to Millennials by Tapping into Micro-Influencers. 25 Cards & Greetings Make Your Store a Destination. 31 Impulse Buys Increasing …

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Nov / Dec 2017

NOVEMBER/DECEMBER 2017 • VOLUME 103, NO.5 In this Issue 11 Use Your Noodle Pasta, in many forms, is still a staple, while sauces are a simple way to spruce up any quick meal. 21 Leveling the Playing Field Fair trade is becoming an unstoppable force in the retail sector. 24 …

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Sept / Oct 2017 Issue

SEPTEMBER/OCTOBER 2017 • VOLUME 103, NO.4 In this Issue 11 Where Grocery Gathers A one-stop grocery show for all your needs in Grocery & Speciality Food West taking place April 23 & 24, 2018. 12 Holiday Relief Grocers can make holiday shopping a breeze with innovative merchandising and product selection. …

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