Montreal’s retail experience: Chains, chains, change

Montreal's fashion retailers are the subject of Part 4 in a project exploring the city's fashion history. The project is initiated by the Festival Mode & Design, with support from the City of Montreal. Reitmans, Le Château, Dynamite, La Vie en Rose, Laura, Tristan, Marie Claire, Lolë, Frank + Oak, Aldo – and then some. Montreal [...]

Retail report: we’re shopping, not dropping

Surprise, surprise: Canadian fashion retailing is healthy. So says Randy Harris, president of Trendex North America. From Ohio, based in Florida, and specializing in Canadian, Mexican retail and e-commerce apparel markets, Harris shared his Canadian apparel insights at a recent meeting of Vêtement Québec – his 13th time as a guest of the industry association. [...]

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Subban suits up for RW&Co.

The one and only Subbinator, P.K. Subban, is carrying on his ambassadorship for Montreal-based retailer RW&Co., showcasing its spring 2016 menswear suit collection. RW&Co., a division of Reitmans, aptly uses every hockey phrase in the book for its promotional film: it's taking an "offensive stance with this power play," the company writes. Jimmi Francoeur of Jet Films shot [...]

By | February 22nd, 2016|Tags: , , , , , |Comments Off on Subban suits up for RW&Co.