The CCSA Blog
Jul31MonJuly 31, 2017Health Canada is in the midst of consulting on whether to restrict food advertising to children under 17. It seems this 'consultation' is nothing more than a rubber stamp for public measures to protect us from ourselves.
Jun27TueJune 27, 2017There is a $5 billion issue that's been simmering right under Canadians noses, and the federal government may finally be ready to do something about it.
May23TueMay 23, 2017Canadians have always loved convenience. A network of 26,000 convenience stores across the country, open at convenient hours, offering thousands of products in every neighbourhood in the country, is proof of that.
Apr7FriApril 7, 2017
The federal government is proposing to further reduce smoking among Canadians, particularly young people, by removing all branding from tobacco products. While convenience retailers support this goal, we question whether plain packaging is the best way to get there.