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Retail Live Case Competition 2016-17 Results
Date Published: February 6, 2017
The top three teams walked away with cash prizes to the tune of $3,200, $1,600 and $800 respectively; and fourth placed team received a consolation cash prize of $400.
In the first round, the contestants took on challenges facing MacQuarries Pharmasave in its giftware category. The Chief Operating Officer, Mark Innes, was present to extensively discuss pharmacy and retail operations, and fielded numerous questions from participating students.
For the finals, contestants worked with Nova Scotia Liquor Corporation, represented by Chief Operations Officer, Tim Pellerin, Vice President Strategy, Susan Oland and Insights Manager, Stephen Ford. The task: to provide recommendations for an experiential new store.