When unexpected expenses occur, they can access earned wages ahead of scheduled paychecks using an ‘Instapay’ feature.
Walmart says this will provide greater flexibility and help employees avoid overdrafts, high-fee funding, or credit options.
The winners are Ed Shuukmaus of Minden, ON, for the central region at Cottage Country Building Supplies in Carnarvon, ON; Serena Gardner of Tower Hill, NB, for the Atlantic region at Keith’s Building Supplies in St George, NB; and Megan Jensen of Sylvan Lake, AB, for the western region at Wolf Creek Building Supplies in Sylvan Lake, AB.
AZEK Building Products will acquire WES, LLC, which sells engineered railing systems and assembly machines under Ultra Lox, Harmony, and other brands.
While it is apparent that technology has forever changed consumer shopping patterns, speed and convenience remain the main differentiators in retail.
Price and brand are part of the equation, but the research showed all consumers want a frictionless shopping experience regardless of channel.
Non-residential building fell 14 per cent, retreating for the second month in a row after the sharp improvement reported in late summer.
The non-building construction sector, which can be volatile on a month-to-month basis, plunged 32 per cent in November after its 28 per cent hike in October.
It shows that bricks-and-mortar stores capture most of the retail sales in every major vertical.The study shows that consumers like the physical retail store experience because it offers instant gratification with the ability to browse, compare prices, read flyers, touch product, and purchase.Yet, online shopping is gaining ground, particularly with younger shoppers.After removing the effects of price changes, retail sales in volume terms increased 1.4 per cent.Sales at general merchandise stores ( 1.8 per cent) increased for the first time in three months.
The acquisition does not include The Company Store’s five retail locations. has announced the winners of its ‘Great Canadian Home Renovation Contest.’ Each winner has won $5,000 work of Castle goods to put towards a home renovation project of their choice.