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Woman found not criminally responsible in fatal Toronto stabbing

Posted 6 November 2018 by coastvan | Tagged As: | Categories: Retail | Comments Off

TORONTO — A Toronto woman has been found not criminally responsible for the fatal stabbing of a complete stranger after a judge ruled she did not have the mental capacity at the time to know her actions were wrong.


Major Toronto mall evacuated as police investigate reports of gunshots

Posted 30 August 2018 by coastvan | Tagged As: | Categories: Retail | Comments Off

TORONTO — A major mall in a northwest part of Toronto is being evacuated as police investigate reports of gunshots at the shopping centre.


Banksy print stolen in Toronto, police investigating theft

Posted 14 June 2018 by coastvan | Tagged As: | Categories: Retail | Comments Off

TORONTO — An original print by renowned street artist Banksy was stolen from an unauthorized exhibition of his works in Toronto, police said Thursday as they investigated the theft.


Rain falls in the Eaton Centre mall as storm hits downtown Toronto

Posted 14 June 2018 by coastvan | Tagged As: | Categories: Retail | Comments Off

TORONTO — Even the iconic Eaton Centre mall wasn’t a refuge from the rain as a storm rolled through downtown Toronto on Wednesday afternoon.


Hidden camera found in washroom of downtown Toronto Starbucks, police say

Posted 10 May 2018 by coastvan | Tagged As: | Categories: Retail | Comments Off

Toronto police are investigating after a hidden camera was found inside a Starbucks washroom in the city’s financial district earlier this month.


Circle K grassroots CPTED initiative growing, reducing crime

Posted 9 May 2018 by coastvan | Tagged As: | Categories: Retail | Comments Off

A grassroots CPTED (crime prevention through environmental design) initiative to help reduce crime in convenience stores is in growth mode, thanks in part to interest from some major academic institutions.


Starbucks Canada to provide inclusiveness training

Posted 4 May 2018 by coastvan | Tagged As: | Categories: Retail | Comments Off

TORONTO — Starbucks will close all its Canadian company-operated stores and offices for an afternoon next month to provide training about creating a “culture of warmth and belonging.”


Man who died in women’s washroom wall in Calgary mall climbed into vent

Posted 4 May 2018 by coastvan | Tagged As: | Categories: Retail | Comments Off

CALGARY — Police say a man whose body was found inside a wall in a women’s washroom in a downtown Calgary mall died accidentally after he crawled into a vent behind a toilet and got stuck.


Maintenance worker finds body in wall behind toilet in Calgary mall

Posted 30 April 2018 by coastvan | Tagged As: | Categories: Retail | Comments Off

CALGARY — Part of the food court in a busy downtown Calgary mall was cordoned off on Monday as police investigated the discovery of a body inside a wall in a women’s washroom.


Starbucks to train workers on ‘unconscious bias,’ CEO says

Posted 16 April 2018 by coastvan | Tagged As: | Categories: Retail | Comments Off

PHILADELPHIA — Starbucks wants to add training for store managers on “unconscious bias,” CEO Kevin Johnson said Monday, as activists held more protests at a Philadelphia store where two black men were arrested after employees said they were trespassing.


HBC says Saks Fifth Avenue stores affected by data breach

Posted 1 April 2018 by coastvan | Tagged As: | Categories: Retail | Comments Off

TORONTO — Hudson’s Bay Co. says customer payment card information was involved in a “data security issue” at certain Saks Fifth Avenue, Saks OFF 5th and Lord & Taylor stores in North America.


Federal privacy commissioner seeks info from Loblaw following reports

Posted 14 March 2018 by coastvan | Tagged As: | Categories: Retail | Comments Off

OTTAWA — The federal privacy commission has asked Loblaw Companies Ltd. for more information about its request for some customers to provide personal identification to secure a gift card related to the alleged bread price-fixing scandal.


Loblaw criticized for personal information requests in gift card roll out

Posted 13 March 2018 by coastvan | Tagged As: | Categories: Retail | Comments Off

Loblaw Companies Ltd. isn’t providing details as to why some Canadians have been singled out with requests to hand over additional personal information to secure their $25 gift card related to the alleged bread price-fixing scandal.


Kingston, Ont., man accused of stealing liquor, assaulting security guard

Posted 26 February 2018 by coastvan | Tagged As: | Categories: Retail | Comments Off

KINGSTON, Ont. — Police in Kingston, Ont., say a 26-year-old man faces several charges related to an alleged assault on security guards at a liquor store.


FBI: Flares, not explosives, went off at Florida mall

Posted 22 January 2018 by coastvan | Tagged As: | Categories: Retail | Comments Off

LAKE WALES, Fla. — The Federal Bureau of Investigation says two items believed to be marine flares ignited in a hallway at a Florida mall, creating a large amount of smoke on Sunday afternoon.