Lowe’s to meet Quebec suppliers, raising speculation about store expansion

Lowe’s to meet Quebec suppliers, raising speculation about store expansion

Ross Marowits, The Canadian Press MONTREAL – Lowe’s is meeting with potential Quebec suppliers next month, spurring speculation that the American home renovation retailer is preparing the groundwork to enter the home turf of Canadian rival Rona. “We believe this could be a sign that they are preparing to enter the Quebec market in the […]

Ontario budget focus is infrastructure

Ontario budget focus is infrastructure

Finance Minister Charles Sousa today released the 2015 provincial budget. The budget reflects the Liberals attempt to find more innovative ways to grow the economy while maintaining public services. This includes unlocking the value of provincial assets to support the largest infrastructure investment in Ontario’s history. “Ontario’s 2015 Budget is more than a report on the […]

On your mark: balanced budget to set 2015 federal election campaign running

On your mark: balanced budget to set 2015 federal election campaign running

Bruce Cheadle, The Canadian Press OTTAWA – The symbolism of Finance Minister Joe Oliver donning a pair of Tory blue sneakers Monday for the traditional new-budget-shoes photo opportunity shouldn’t be lost on anyone. A federal election date may yet be six months away, but Tuesday’s promised delivery of the Harper government’s first balanced spending blueprint […]