The PE deal of the year in Canada for sure! Mark discussed the Westjet acquisition with Greg on BNN Bloomberg

Pricing strategically, or gouging? Mark discussed airline profitability as well as potential risks ahead and Richard Baker’s no lose strategy in buying and selling retailers with real estate

Tim Hortons is fighting two battles and may not be winning either. Mark shares his opinion on Tim Hortons’ sales drop and Beyond Meat’s launch into Canadian grocery stores

Hindsight is 20/20 and Nike is looking great for having stuck with Tiger when it mattered. Hear Mark’s take on the value of Tiger’s brand

Be something or be nothing! Mark discussed the gaps in HBC’s strategy as well as Loblaw’s plan to give points for ad views

What were they thinking? The government of Ontario really fumbled the ball on pot legalization and are now forcing others to pay the price.  Mark discussed pot retail with Greg as well as Ferrero’s new brand expansion strategy

The best platform wins! That is what Apple is saying as it prioritizes content assembly and curation in its streaming wars moves. PS they have some content too…

Tesla is focusing on the short term and making some mistakes. – Mark and Greg discussed Tesla’s strategy as well as what retail sales are telling us about the health of the economy

Timmie’s should do just fine in China, at least from a brand perspective. Mark & Greg discuss growth for some of Canada’s big brands and contraction for others (HBC)

Too little too late for Payless ShoeSource – Mark and Greg discuss the recent Chapter 11 filing as well as Netflix’s new production hub in Toronto