From his vantage point overlooking the ByWard Market in what will soon be the Rideau Centre’s newest department store, Peter Simons sees a different Ottawa than the one he used to know.
Bayshore Shopping Centre
Two Ottawa Ben Moss Jewellers locations are among 11 “underperforming stores” that will close as part of the company’s plan to restructure under creditor protection, it said Wednesday.
Clothing retailer Aeropostale is shuttering all its stores in Canada, as it files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in the U.S.
The numbers are staggering in the battle of the giants between the Rideau Centre and Bayshore Shopping Centre as they move into the late stages of massive renovations and expansions.
Bayshore Shopping Centre's general manager Denis Pelletier compared the kickoff to the mall's expansion with his wedding day, saying he felt as giddy as a groom about Bayshore's future.
PCL Constructors appears set to lead the massive expansion of Bayshore Shopping Centre, a project that will add more than 200,000 square feet to Ottawa's fourth-largest mall, documents filed with t