to Campus Stores CanadaCampus Stores Canada (CSC) was established in October 2004 as a joint effort on behalf of the Western Canadian College Stores Association (WCCSA) and the Eastern Association of College Stores (EACS), as a national face to provide education, professional development and professional support to the Canadian Campus Retail Industry. CSC's Mission is "To provide a unified voice for, and deliver quality education and services to, Canadian post-secondary, institutionally owned and operated Campus stores, enabling them to serve their institutions in the most effective manner." Learn More
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23 April 2015For those of you that don’t know about Lethbridge as a town, let’s take you on a little detour. It is meaningful I promise. Lethbridge is Alberta’s 4th largest city in terms of population (83,000). It sits in the south of the province about half way between the Rocky Mountain...
14 April 2015Vending Machine Uprising!! Written by Steve Thomas There's no doubt about it. The Japanese are the kings and queens of the vending machine world. From french fries to alcohol, from bananas to cars you can buy anything from a vending machine. But that's Japan right? Crazy things happen there and i...
02 April 2015Lethbridge College Look at everything outside your own front door. I got reminded of this when I went to Lethbridge College. The 3 hour drive to the College exposed me to a little piece of Southern Alberta and I was reminded of how easy it was to just get out and do something. Rather, Emily Muling...
17 March 2015Mount Royal University
12 February 2015CSC has published a document on “Direct to Institution” sales that examines the merits and challenges of a “direct to institution” model for selling learning materials. This model is sometimes also known as “institutional licensing”, “books in tuition”...
22 October 2014With a very large renovation in full swing at the UBC Bookstore earlier this year, the focus became how best to utilize the new space. Debbie Harvie, Managing Director of Campus Services at UBC, saw this as the opportunity to implement shelving textbooks alphabetically by author. The Universit...