1. A groundbreaking ceremony was held to commemorate construction of OK Tire’s new 18,580.6-m2 (200,000-sf) distribution centre in Valleyfield, Que.
2. A new Ricky’s Family-Style Restaurant has opened in Parksville, B.C., next to the Arbutus Grove Motel.
3. On Oct. 25 and Nov. 1, guests are invited to join local Hockey Card Trading Nights at participating restaurants countrywide.
4. Medical fitness franchise system Live Well plans to open seven new clinics in key markets in eastern and western Canada.
5. Little Caesars introduces its Pizza Portal pickup technology in participating stores countrywide and is the industry’s first heated, self-service, portal.