Future Shop Ltd. has taken a page out of Burger King's book, only without the french fries.Canada's largest consumer electronics retailer launched the Cicero Computer Creation Stations across its 95 stores on Wednesday.
Canadian retailers increased their IT budgets in 2001 in reaction to competition from at home and abroad, according to a study.According to The Canadian Retail Technology Survey, not only will retailers spend more
With the launch of Microsoft’s much-vaunted Xbox video game console on Thursday, gamers across Canada will be exposed to what Ryan Mugford called the "truest vision of games brought to life."Mugford, Microsoft Canada
Primed to maintain its leadership position in the Canadian video game market, Nintendo of Canada Ltd. this week offered a sneak peek at its GameCube system in Toronto. Vancouver-based spokesperson Ron Bertram said
TORONTO -- An interactive television application may allow consumers to substitute their PC's mouse for a remote control to make electronic purchases.Rogers Cable Monday announced it would bring Enhanced TV to its Canadian
Shipment of Nintendo's GameCube consoles has been delayed by 10 days in order to adequately supply the North American market, the company announced from its Space World conference in Tokyo on Thursday.The original
Labour Day is two weeks away, but dealers at RadioShack Canada's Annual Consumer Technology Showcase Monday were already focused on Christmas."You've got to make your buying decisions for the fourth quarter (now)," said
Canada's largest consumer electronics retailer announced Tuesday an agreement to be acquired by Best Buy Co. Inc. for $580 million. The Eden Prairie, Minn.-headquartered company has offered $17 for each Future Shop Ltd.
TORONTO -- Canadians love to pay and play with plastic, signing up for loyalty programs and flashing debit cards with greater ease than ever before.According to Interac’s 2000 annual review, 62 per cent
Future Shop Ltd. says a business intelligence solution from Cognos Inc. allows for analysis of business information in one day rather than two, a difference of time the Burnaby, B.C.-based electronics chain calls
Media coverage of computer-viruses like the Melissa Virus and the Love Bug worm has tended to highlight losses incurred by large corporations. But a study released Thursday by polling firm Ipsos-Reid claims individuals