Monday, March 20, 2017

Canadian Tire Corporation - CTC.a.t

Canadian Tire Corporation - CTC.a.t is a family of companies that includes Canadian Tire Retail, Partsource, Gas+, FGL Sports (Sport Chek, Sport Mart, Atmosphere, National Sports, Hockey Experts, S3, Nevada Bob’s Golf, Sports Experts, Intersport, The Tech Shop and Pro Hockey Life), Mark's and Canadian Tire Financial Services.

With 1,700 retail and gasoline outlets from coast-to-coast, operations are supported by over 85,000 employees across Canada.

On March 10, 2017 the media released News

The Financial Post reports in its Friday edition that some of the country's largest retailers have opened so-called "innovation labs" in recent years to test new technologies, develop products and forecast trends. The Post's Hollie Shaw writes that in so doing, companies such as Lululemon athletica, Sears Canada and Canadian Tire are trying to figure out how increasingly technology-enabled customers want to shop, and the future-focused business units are often viewed by executives as a response to the frequently touted retail maxim "innovate or die."