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Feb 11, 2014, 18:10 ET

Retail Council Applauds Government's Plan to Tackle Canada U.S. Price Differences and Credit Card Costs

TORONTO, Feb. 11, 2014 /CNW/ - Retail Council of Canada (RCC) congratulates the Federal Government for proposing measures in Budget 2014 that...

Jul 23, 2013, 12:07 ET

Retail Council of Canada (RCC) disappointed with today's ruling from the Competition Tribunal of Canada; agrees with the Tribunal that regulation is the right answer.

TORONTO, July 23, 2013 /CNW/ - Retail Council of Canada concurs with The Competition Tribunal's finding that current rules imposed on merchants...

Apr 01, 2013, 11:13 ET

Retail Council of Canada welcomes today as the first step in leveling the playing field for retailers

OTTAWA, April 1, 2013 /CNW/ - Retail Council of Canada (RCC) recognizes today as a landmark day for retailers with the fulfilment of the...

Mar 22, 2013, 10:46 ET

Retail Council of Canada applauds tariff elimination pilot project in federal budget

OTTAWA, March 22, 2013 /CNW/ - Retail Council of Canada (RCC) applauds Minister Flaherty for tabling a budget that will begin to help retailers...

Feb 13, 2013, 10:44 ET

Retail Council of Canada applauds watchdog's call for change in the payment card industry

TORONTO, Feb. 13, 2013 /CNW/ - Retail Council of Canada (RCC) vigorously applauds the Financial Consumer Agency of Canada (FCAC) for its...

Feb 12, 2013, 07:00 ET

Retail Council of Canada finds that Canadians get it right for Valentine's Day

TORONTO, Feb. 12, 2013 /CNW/ - Give yourself a pat on the back. You did well on Valentine's Day last year, according to results of a poll done...

Feb 06, 2013, 17:07 ET

Retailers score Senate Committee report on Price Differential an A

TORONTO, Feb. 6, 2013 /CNW/ - Retail Council of Canada (RCC) has awarded an A to the report of the Senate Committee on National Finance examining...

Jan 30, 2013, 10:32 ET

Most of Canadian Retailers are ready for Penny Phase-Out

TORONTO, Jan. 30, 2013 /CNW/ - The majority of Canada's retail businesses are prepared for the disappearance of the penny and intend to use the...

Jan 08, 2013, 13:04 ET

Retail Council of Canada welcomes New Low Value Shipment exemption

TORONTO, Jan. 8, 2013 /CNW/ - Retail Council of Canada (RCC) applauds the federal government for its announcement that it will increase the Low...

Oct 10, 2012, 09:00 ET

Canadians with kids will spend an average of $75 on Halloween

TORONTO, Oct. 10, 2012 /CNW/ - Canadian households with children plan to spend an average of $75 on Halloween purchases, according to a...

Jun 01, 2012, 06:00 ET

Retail Council of Canada and border community Chambers of Commerce call on government to start leveling the retail playing field

TORONTO, June 1, 2012 /CNW/ - Retail Council of Canada (RCC) together with four border community Chambers of Commerce are asking for the federal...