Retail in Canada is at a crossroad, with the promises and challenges of digital being the next step forward. Digital should be looked at as a tool to grow Canada’s retail ecosystem, particularly at the local level, but equally as a threat to the very survival of local retail if not properly harnessed. This white paper focuses on the local digital retail nexus that exists across Canada and explores how the “cities as warehouses” concept may provide some needed answers to the digital gaps in Canada’s retail sector.
3 Key Takeaways from the Report
Ecommerce is re-shaping the entire retail sector, while customers’ digital shopping habits are evolving well beyond the capacities of most local retailers.
Canadian retailers as a whole are not prepared to take on the digital imperative required to survive and compete in today’s rapidly changing economy.
Collaboration is a powerful solution to the challenges posed by ecommerce marketplaces and changing shopping habits.
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