FINALISTS

This year’s finalists have shown remarkable creativity and innovation. They reflect the very best in retail excellence. Winners will be announced at the Excellence in Retailing Awards Gala on May 31, 2022.

E-COMMERCE EXPERIENCE

Kilne

A Successful Direct-to-Consumer E-Commerce Launch

London Drugs

Providing That Extra Level of Care!

Sobeys Inc

Voilà by Sobeys Launch

ENVIRONMENTAL LEADERSHIP

MEC

Store Sustainability Ambassador Program

PartSource

Getting to 90% - A Waste Optimization Program

Walmart

Eliminating 680 Million Plastic Bags From Our Environment

HEALTH, SAFETY AND WELLNESS

Longo's

Digital Injury Prevention

Sephora Canada

Building a Culture of Holistic Well-Being to Support Employees

Aritzia

Community Health, Safety, and Wellness Program

IN-STORE EXPERIENCE AND DESIGN

Canadian Tire

Party City in Canadian Tire Retail

Couche Tard

Retail Innovation Lab - Transforming the Customer Experience

London Drugs

Market Central

Lowe's Canada

Launching Myredvest, An Intuitive Platform to Provide Customer Flexibility

Good & Co. Market

Welcome Back! Revitalizing a Neglected Rural Mall In Small-Town Canada

Mobile Klinik

Project Reimagine

Vuse Canada

An Immersive Shopping Experience That Goes Beyond the Ordinary Vape Shop

PartSource

Getting to 90% - A Waste Optimization Program

Kilne

A Successful Direct-to-Consumer E-Commerce Launch

London Drugs

Providing That Extra Level of Care!

Sobeys Inc

Voilà by Sobeys Launch

MEC

Store Sustainability Ambassador Program

Aritzia

Community Health, Safety, and Wellness Program

Sephora Canada

Building a Culture of Holistic Well-Being to Support Employees

Walmart

Eliminating 680 Million Plastic Bags From Our Environment

Longo's

Digital Injury Prevention

Couche Tard

Retail Innovation Lab - Transforming the Customer Experience

Canadian Tire

Party City in Canadian Tire Retail

London Drugs

Market Central

Lowe's Canada

Launching Myredvest, An Intuitive Platform to Provide Customer Flexibility

Mobile Klinik

Project Reimagine

Good & Co. Market

Welcome Back! Revitalizing a Neglected Rural Mall In Small-Town Canada

Vuse Canada

An Immersive Shopping Experience That Goes Beyond the Ordinary Vape Shop

Aritzia

Retail Risk Program

Canadian Tire

Banner Agnostic Integration Strategy

Sephora Canada

Shrink Ambassador Program

Best Buy Canada

Surviving? More like thriving: An Omnichannel Evolution

London Drugs

It’s All About the Journey!

New Look Vision Group

Revolutionary Technology - Precision Enabled Eyewear e-Commerce Experience

Ren's Pets

'Fetch Your Favourites' Same Day Delivery

Showcase

A Unified Omni-Channel Strategy: Digitizing the Store Concept

Vuse Canada

Omnichannel Launch of the ePod 2 Vaping Device

Habitat for Humanity Canada

Celebrating 30 Years of Impact!

LCBO

Spirit of Inclusion Initiative

Lee Valley Tools

Inspired to Make: The Stories of the Onkwehón:we

Pattison Food Group

2021 Hope Flood Recovery

Peavy Industries LP

Building Community

Purdys Chocolatier

Dear Santa

Sephora Canada

Driving Representation and Change in the Beauty Industry

Staples Canada

Even The Odds: Let's Make the Future Fair for Everyone

Walmart

A Company-Wide Approach to Welcoming Refugees Across Canada

Canadian Tire

Christmas Trail

Roots Corporation

3-Pillar Pop-up Strategy

Vuse Canada

Creating Mystery in the Streets of Toronto With Vuse TAKEOVER

Charm Diamond

The 4 C's

Federated Co-operatives Limited

Co-op Table Magazine

Federated Co-operatives Limited

Western Nations Gas Bar

Kitchen Stuff Plus

Your Life, Organized

London Drugs

A Good Deal Better, Back to School

Mastermind Toys

Let's Play: A Brand Campaign

Michael Hill Jeweller

Holidays 2021

Pet Valu Canada

Love Lives Here

Purdys Chocolatier

Holiday Braille Box

Save-On-Foods

Online Shopping: Leave It To Our Personal Shoppers

Sephora Canada

2022 Holiday Campaign

Staples Canada

"Let's Find Out" Masterbrand Campaign

Michael Hill Jeweller

Project Raptor – Delivery a Quality Supply Chain Transformation

Showcase

Refining the Supply Chain for A New Pandemic World

Peninsula Co-op

Staff Development: Empowering Employees to Grow and Excel

Save-On-Foods

Athabasca University Leaders Development Program

Sephora Canada

Building the Next Generation of High Performing Culture Catalysts

LOSS PREVENTION

Aritzia

Retail Risk Program

Canadian Tire

Banner Agnostic Integration Strategy

Sephora Canada

Shrink Ambassador Program

OMNI-CHANNEL

Best Buy Canada

Surviving? More like thriving: An Omnichannel Evolution

London Drugs

It’s All About the Journey!

New Look Vision Group

Revolutionary Technology - Precision Enabled Eyewear e-Commerce Experience

Ren's Pets

'Fetch Your Favourites' Same Day Delivery

Showcase

A Unified Omni-Channel Strategy: Digitizing the Store Concept

Vuse Canada

Omnichannel Launch of the ePod 2 Vaping Device

PHILANTHROPIC LEADERSHIP

Habitat for Humanity Canada

Celebrating 30 Years of Impact!

LCBO

Spirit of Inclusion Initiative

Lee Valley Tools

Inspired to Make: The Stories of the Onkwehón:we

Pattison Food Group

2021 Hope Flood Recovery

Peavy Industries LP

Building Community

Purdys Chocolatier

Dear Santa

Sephora Canada

Driving Representation and Change in the Beauty Industry

Staples Canada

Even The Odds: Let's Make the Future Fair for Everyone

Walmart

A Company-Wide Approach to Welcoming Refugees Across Canada

POP-UP EXPERIENCE AND DESIGN

Canadian Tire

Christmas Trail

Roots Corporation

3-Pillar Pop-up Strategy

Vuse Canada

Creating Mystery in the Streets of Toronto With Vuse TAKEOVER

RETAIL MARKETING

Charm Diamond

The 4 C's

Federated Co-operatives Limited

Co-op Table Magazine

Federated Co-operatives Limited

Western Nations Gas Bar

Kitchen Stuff Plus

Your Life, Organized

London Drugs

A Good Deal Better, Back to School

Mastermind Toys

Let's Play: A Brand Campaign

Michael Hill Jeweller

Holidays 2021

Pet Valu Canada

Love Lives Here

Purdys Chocolatier

Holiday Braille Box

Save-On-Foods

Online Shopping: Leave It To Our Personal Shoppers

Sephora Canada

2022 Holiday Campaign

Staples Canada

"Let's Find Out" Masterbrand Campaign

SUPPLY CHAIN INNOVATIONS

Michael Hill Jeweller

Project Raptor – Delivery a Quality Supply Chain Transformation

Showcase

Refining the Supply Chain for A New Pandemic World

TALENT DEVELOPMENT

Peninsula Co-op

Staff Development: Empowering Employees to Grow and Excel

Save-On-Foods

Athabasca University Leaders Development Program

Sephora Canada

Building the Next Generation of High Performing Culture Catalysts

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