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TP stockouts returning in U.S.

November 18, 2020 by Joseph Pisani And Anne D'Innocenzio THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

A surge of new coronavirus cases in the U.S. is sending people back to stores to stockpile again

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Military could help distribute COVID 19 vaccine

November 18, 2020 by Christopher Reynolds THE CANADIAN PRESS

Canadian Armed Forces are already helping the Public Health Agency of Canada hammer out a support plan for vaccine rollout

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Lockdown loopholes hurt small retailers, benefit big box stores

November 17, 2020 by Brett Bundale THE CANADIAN PRESS

Canadian Federation of Independent Business says the playing field is not level

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IATA issues vaccine distribution guidance

November 16, 2020 by Inside Logistics Online Staff

To help ensure air cargo industry is ready to support the large-scale handling, transport and distribution of a Covid-19 vaccine

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Ontario’s Peel region to fine Covid non-compliant businesses

November 15, 2020 by Shawn Jeffords THE CANADIAN PRESS

Nearly 60 percent of the outbreaks have taken place in the manufacturing, food processing, distribution, and transportation sectors

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Yukon extends measures to ensure air service to remote communities

November 13, 2020 by Inside Logistics Online Staff

Yukon is also extending fee waivers through to the end of March 2021

News Covid-19Economic performance

Pandemic ‘scars’ may have long effect on economy

November 13, 2020 by The Canadian Press (CPSTF)

The second-in-command at the Bank of Canada is warning that economic "scars" from the COVID-19 pandemic could become permanent

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U.S. retailers and carriers bracing for shopping surge

November 12, 2020 by Anne D'Innocenzio THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Shipping delays are expected

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Ottawa may draw on high-interest federal loan program for airline bailout

November 10, 2020 by Christopher Reynolds THE CANADIAN PRESS

Program offers loans of $60 million or more to large companies facing cash problems, but comes with an interest rate far above average

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Pandemic prompts accelerated digital investment

November 10, 2020 by Inside Logistics Online Staff

Retail sector makes three years worth of investment in six months, study says