The David Sobey Centre in the News

Dr. Ramesh Venkat spoke to CBC on the impact of the pending opening of an IKEA store in Dartmouth Crossing.

http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/nova-scotia/dartmouth-crossing-ikea-luring-new-businesses-1.3545780

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IBM Retail Hackathon, sponsored by the David Sobey Centre for Innovation in Retailing and Services, is generating a buzz in the media.

http://thechronicleherald.ca/business/1313382-smu-hackathon-comes-with-big-prizes

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Dr. Venkat, director of the David Sobey Centre, spoke to the Atlantic Business Magazine regarding issues facing small retailers in Halifax. 

http://digital.atlanticbusinessmagazine.com?shareKey=Q4lVzK

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The closure of Target stores led to media seeking comment of the David Sobey Centre's director, Dr. Ramesh Venkat:

CTV Video Clip: http://atlantic.ctvnews.ca/video?clipId=533046&binId=1.1145463&playlistPageNum=3

CTV Written story: http://atlantic.ctvnews.ca/target-s-departure-leaves-malls-with-hole-to-fill-1.2193187

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Dr. Ramesh Venkat spoke on CTV Atlantic about the recent closure of Future Shop:

CTV Video Clip: http://www.bnn.ca/Video/player.aspx?vid=580269

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The David Sobey Centre for Innovation in Retailing and Services was formally launched on March 10,  2015. Below are some media reports on this significant event.