From curbside pickup to home delivery: COVID-19 is shifting how Canadians get groceries

Grocery shopping is a necessity of life for many – but the pandemic is changing the experience for many. According to consulting company McKinsey – 17 per cent of Canadians surveyed at the start of May had ordered curbside pickup…

Alberta retailers told to consider no-return policy amid COVID-19

Retail stores in Alberta are now considering changes to return policies in an effort to help stop the spread of COVID-19 — but some consumers aren’t thrilled with the idea. Kim Nixon has a number of items she bought at…

Sensory friendly shopping hours being rolled out at Edmonton Safeways, Sobeys

Specific shopping hours with fewer triggering sounds and lights will be available at “quite a few” Safeway and Sobeys grocery stores in Edmonton on Monday. The pilot program, which has already been implemented at stores in other parts of Canada,…

Refresh your wardrobe at massive second-hand market in downtown Edmonton

The Wardrobe Exchange is promoting sustainable fashion so items can find a second life in a new home instead of going to the landfill. Founder Amy Bohn and designer Kim Der share details about the second-hand shopping event at the…