Thinking Outside the Håbol

Thinking Outside the Håbol

How IKEA took the world by storm with low prices, smart merchandising … and one lonely, little lamp Canadian Retailer – January/February 2008 By John Schofield His name is Jonas Fornander. And for millions of Canadians, his laughable, lilting Swedish...
Shopping for scholarships

Shopping for scholarships

Maclean’s Nov 20, 2000. Vol. 113, Iss. 47; pg. 94, 4 pgs Shopping for scholarships The notion still scares Michael Groves: monster student loans, multiplying by the minute and drowning him in red ink. It’s a fate that ensnares thousands of Canadian students...
The Reichmanns: Empire Of The Sons

The Reichmanns: Empire Of The Sons

Maclean’s Magazine Sept. 22, 1997 By John Schofield There was a time in 1992, as the rubble of his family’s shattered real estate empire rained down around him, when Philip Reichmann considered leaving it all behind. For what, he wasn’t sure. All he...