2017 Canadian Retail Forecast [Analysis]

Though some are predicting that 2017 will be a slower year for retail expansion in Canada, there’s still plenty on the way for various regions of the country

Though some are predicting that 2017 will be a slower year for retail expansion in Canada, there’s still plenty on the way for various regions of the country. In 2016, a number of major international retailers entered the country, and 2017 will see some of these brands expand into various other regions of Canada. As well, a number of new international brands will enter the Canadian market this year, further creating competition for homegrown and other retailers doing business in this country. Industry insiders tell us that this will be a busy year of reporting for Retail Insider, and the following is a discussion of some of the trends that we expect to see for Canadian retail in 2017.

Expanding Recently-Entered International Brands

A number of international brands opened stores in Canada in 2016 and will expand into new markets into 2017 and onwards….

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