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May 11, 2015, 12:37 ET

Indigo Announces Plans for Significant Revitalization and Rebranding of Selected Key Stores

Beginning in Summer 2015, some Indigo and Chapters locations in British Columbia, Alberta and Ontario are undergoing transformations: -...

May 05, 2015, 10:55 ET
First Book's Stories for All Project is an ongoing market-driven solution to increase diverse voices and promote inclusivity in children's literature.

First Book's Stories for All Project™ Arms Educators with Diverse, Inclusive Children's Books to Fuel Learning, Promote Educational Equity

Educational outcomes improve when children have access to books in which they see their lives reflected. They become more engaged and enthusiastic...

May 05, 2015, 09:11 ET

Avon FanLit Returns: In Search of the Next Avon Star

Avon Books, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, is partnering with JukePop, a crowdfunding platform for authors where supporters share in...

May 01, 2015, 05:00 ET
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New-Car Transaction Prices Rise Steadily, Up 2.6 Percent in April 2015, According to Kelley Blue Book

 The analysts at Kelley Blue Book, the only vehicle valuation and information source trusted and relied upon by both consumers and...

Apr 30, 2015, 15:26 ET
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First Book Partners with White House, Libraries and Publishers on Groundbreaking Effort to Bring Thousands of e-Books to Children in Need

Through a new White House-led initiative, First Book, a nonprofit social enterprise, is helping connect children in need across the country with...

Apr 30, 2015, 10:06 ET

America's Top Leaders Promote the Conversation on Women's Advancement

 With all the challenges women at work still face today – how can a woman create her best career and live her best life? The women's...

Apr 30, 2015, 08:30 ET

Executive Agility Coach Karla Robertson: Four Musts for Tough Workplace Conversations

 An agile and adaptable way of seeing the world is a must for executives in business today, including how to have difficult conversations,...

Apr 29, 2015, 14:28 ET

May Events! Join CEO Heather Reisman in Conversation with Author Lisa Genova in Toronto, Plus Hear The Tenors Live at Chapters and Indigo

MAY EVENTS AT INDIGO BOOKS & MUSIC TORONTO, April 29, 2015 /CNW/ - From bestselling authors to the most anticipated winter releases, Indigo...

Apr 29, 2015, 05:30 ET

The Chinese Medical Devices Market to 2025

Chinese GDP has grown substantially from $1,931bn in 2004 to reach $10,355bn across 2014; a 10-year CAGR of 18.3%. Analysts forecast that the...

Apr 27, 2015, 16:09 ET
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New-Car Sales To Jump 5.2 Percent, Report Record April In Last Decade, According To Kelley Blue Book

 New-vehicle sales are expected to increase 5.2 percent year-over-year to a total of 1.46 million units in April 2015, resulting in an...

Apr 27, 2015, 05:30 ET

Thailand Medical Tourist Arrivals and Spending Forecast to 2020

Thailand has gained recognition as a credible medical tourism destination. Thailand medical tourism industry continues to grow at an impressive...

Apr 24, 2015, 10:01 ET
Apr 23, 2015, 10:21 ET

Indigo named top Canadian retail employer brand, sixth overall

TORONTO, April 23, 2015 /CNW/ - Indigo (TSX: IDG), Canada's largest book, gift and specialty toy retailer is delighted to be named the top...

Apr 22, 2015, 05:30 ET

Global and China Tire Industry Report, 2014-2015

The report highlights:  1. Global Automobile Industry and Market; 2. China Automobile Industry and Market;  3. Global Tire Industry...

Apr 21, 2015, 14:15 ET
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10 Best New-Car Deals For April 2015 By

The experts from Kelley Blue Book, the only vehicle valuation and information source trusted and relied upon by both consumers and the...

Apr 21, 2015, 08:45 ET

Technology Management Expert Anthony L. Butler: Three Rules for Reducing IT Costs

 How to spend the right amount on information technology (IT) while ensuring productivity and minimizing downtime is a mystery for many...

Apr 20, 2015, 09:26 ET

Hillary's Big Book Of Lies Coloring Book Creators Look To Spread Truth

 Even in this digital age, children love coloring books, but a group of patriots from New York, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania hope that adults...

Apr 17, 2015, 05:30 ET

Cement Manufacturing Plant Project Report: Industry Trends, Manufacturing Process, Machinery, Raw Materials, Cost and Revenue

It provides a techno-commercial roadmap for setting up a cement manufacturing plant. The study, which has been done by one of the world's leading...

Apr 16, 2015, 05:30 ET
Apr 16, 2015, 05:00 ET
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10 Best Green Cars Of 2015 Named By Kelley Blue Book

 Just in time for Earth Day, eco-friendly drivers in the market for a new car can learn about the 10 Best Green Cars of 2015, hand-selected by...