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CN Rail lays off some non-unionized workers in wake of record revenues

CN Rail lays off some non-unionized workers in wake of record revenues

MONTREAL — Canadian National Railway Co. is laying off some non-unionized workers, less than three weeks after the company reported the highest quarterly revenues in its 99-year history.
Juul to continue selling flavoured e-cigarette pods in Canadian stores

Juul to continue selling flavoured e-cigarette pods in Canadian stores

An American e-cigarette maker will continue selling mango, fruit, and cucumber flavoured pods in Canadian convenience and vape shops, despite no longer doing so south of the border because they might entice young people to use its products.
Stelco shares climb more than 10 per cent as CEO downplays tariff impacts

Stelco shares climb more than 10 per cent as CEO downplays tariff impacts

Shares of Stelco Holdings Inc. climbed more than 10 per cent Wednesday in mid-afternoon trading after the company downplayed expected impacts of U.S. tariffs as it shifts focus further into the Canadian market.
Cineplex shares plunge on third-quarter earnings miss despite higher revenues

Cineplex shares plunge on third-quarter earnings miss despite higher revenues

TORONTO — Hit films helped deliver box office and concession stand gains for Cineplex Inc., but that wasn't enough to keep the entertainment giant from missing expectations as lower profits caused the company's shares to fall by nearly 20 per cent.
Delays at Sturgeon Refinery add to Alberta heavy oil price discount woes

Delays at Sturgeon Refinery add to Alberta heavy oil price discount woes

CALGARY — A new refinery touted as part of the solution to Alberta's oversupply of heavy oil likely won't begin processing oilsands bitumen until year-end, several months later than expected.
Aimia CEO says company will review strategy as it works to close Aeroplan sale

Aimia CEO says company will review strategy as it works to close Aeroplan sale

MONTREAL — Aimia Inc., which has seen its shares struggle in recent years, is launching a review of its strategic direction as it works to complete the sale of its flagship Aeroplan rewards program.

US consumer prices increased 0.3 per cent in October

WASHINGTON — Consumer prices climbed 0.3 per cent in October, with higher prices for gasoline, used autos and housing contributing to the increase. The Labor Department said Wednesday that this measure of inflation has jumped 2.
Macy's charges into the holiday shopping season like a boss

Macy's charges into the holiday shopping season like a boss

NEW YORK — Macy's is heading into the crucial holiday season firing on all cylinders, logging its fourth consecutive quarter of sales growth at existing locations and getting strong reactions from customers both online and in its stores.
May seeks Cabinet backing for Brexit deal as critics rage

May seeks Cabinet backing for Brexit deal as critics rage

LONDON — British Prime Minister Theresa May on Wednesday urged her divided Cabinet to back a divorce deal with the European Union in the "national interest," as pro-Brexit lawmakers raged against a draft agreement they said would make the U.K.
Canopy Growth shares slip after reporting wider Q2 loss ahead of pot legalization

Canopy Growth shares slip after reporting wider Q2 loss ahead of pot legalization

TORONTO — Canopy Growth Corp.