Coronavirus/COVID-19 Resources for Retailers

As The Voice of Retail™, RCC is here to help retailers navigate through this crisis.

Update: Retail Council of Canada statement on Ontario’s Phase 2 development

View more federal and regional updates on our Relief Measures by Regions page.

In these challenging times, RCC welcomes all retailers across Canada to subscribe to our Retail Policy Updates & COVID-19 News and attend our Webinars for Retailers.   We are your voice during this crisis and beyond.

Videos and Podcasts

COVID-19: Handling, packaging and shipping food

More videos

The Voice of Retail Podcast

Find out how resilience as part of their brand is helping health and beauty retailer Deciem through the COVID-19 crisis. Also, Bryan Pearson, former CEO of Loyalty One/Airmiles, talks about the changing face of loyalty in the COVID-19 era.

More podcasts

Recovery planning

View RCC’s Retail Recovery Playbook as well as checklists and templates.

Can my business open?

Non-essential retail re-opening dates as announced by region

Questions & Answers on COVID-19

Frequently asked questions from our members on working through COVID-19 and its operational challenges.

Relief measures by region

Updates and current COVID-19 measures in place both federally and in each province and territory.

Municipal property tax and utility relief

Many municipalities and utility companies have delayed their deadlines for property tax payments and utility bills.

Curbside pickup rules

RCC has summarized the latest regulations on curbside pickup.

Health and safety resources

Posters, SOPs and best practices for retailers during COVID-19

Member resources

Services available for RCC members and access to webinar recordings.

Talent Exchange

RCC is here to assist retailers in finding employees, while also helping displaced workers find jobs.

Thank you to the retailers, vendors and suppliers who have extended financial support to Retail Council of Canada to help us continue to advocate for you 24/7 during these difficult times.

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