Mark on BNN: How trade tensions will affect Canada’s brand south of the border

Canada's brand
Mark Satov The Roundup May 31

Canada Goose’s partnership with Alibaba, Canada’s economic growth is slowing down, GM’s big investment in autonomous cars from SoftBank


Poor box office results for the Star Wars spinoff “Solo: A Star Wars Story” and what they may mean for the future of the franchise

Star Wars BNN
Tim Hortons

Interested to watch what Canadian Tire do with the Helly Hansen brand, caution with cryptocurrencies, McDonald’s/Tim Hortons breakfast battleground


Starbucks brand in trouble? Environmental leadership from May. Muscling in, how will the battle between Teamsters, IBEW and CP Rail shake up?

Starbucks Brand
Bad Coffee

Bad brand catching up to bad coffee – Tim Hortons slides from Top 10 in brand reputation survey. Buyer or seller – Aecon’s tough spot.

Mark on Global News 640 Toronto re the latest on H&M stock falls. Got to be faster and cheaper.

Stock Falls
Cannabis Starbucks

A summer timeline for Cannabis legalization may not happen, Starbucks vows to close gender wage gap at its Canadian stores, did they/didn’t they – Torstar and Postmedia talked job cuts before deal

Why sell guns at all?! US retailers doing a BIT to help the problem, Spotify prepares to go public…with some big questions on the business model, and Putin saber-rattling again

Spotify Guns

1 in 4 Canadian retirees living with debt, Loblaw books $107-million charge on bread scandal, CIBC reports better-than-expected results for Q1