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http://www.chinookcentre.com BizBOXTV on-location at Calgary’s Chinook Centre for an tour through some of the hottest stores in the newly expanded mall!
Join us as we go inside Harry Rosen, French Connection (FCUK) and Judith & Charles to hear from each spot about what makes a shopping experience with them… unique.
ABOUT CHINOOK CENTRE :
Over 250 stores, including many of your favourite names, and some unique choices you won’t find anywhere else in Calgary. With three major department stores, flagship stores and exclusive to Chinook locations, we take pride in being Calgary’s premier shopping, dining & entertainment destination.
We believe shopping should be fun. At Chinook Centre, you can enjoy a meal in one of several restaurants. Take in your pick of the latest movies; or, stop for coffee and conversation. Our food court is one of Canada’s largest, with seating for over 800, and has an incredible variety of offerings in a park-like setting. There’s a carousel for the young and the young at heart, and high above, a collection of fantastic flying machines. Oh, and did we mention the full-scale Albertosaurus? One look, and you’ll see why we call him “Scraptor”.
We also believe shopping should be about comfort. Chinook Centre is designed with comfort in mind, with room to move at your own pace, and skylights providing plenty of natural light. And if you want to take time to relax while you take it all in, you’re never more than a few steps away from a comfortable chair or sofa.
In short, we think you’ll find just about everything you’re looking for. We hope to see you soon at Chinook Centre.
Video is growing and going mobile. Nearly half of Canadians are watching online videos more than they were last year. And 35% of smartphone owners, 56% of tablet owners, and 75% of laptop owners in Canada are regularly watching videos on their portable and mobile devices.
These are some of the more striking statistics found in new research from Ipsos Media CT and Google. According to their March 2012 Canada Video Study, Canadians watch an average of eight videos per week, with only 13% watching none.
With mobile opportunities, commenting, and social media, online video is starting to out-engage traditional television: 26% of Canadians now say that online videos are more entertaining than live TV. Further, 23% of Canadians now spend more time watching online videos than television.
88% of Canadians who watch online video use YouTube and 71% say YouTube is their most preferred video site. Traditional outlets with online channels, such as CTV and CBC, were popular with only 25% or less of Canadian online video watchers.
It’s not just about entertainment though. Video drives action. Canadians actively follow up online video watching with various actions: searching for more information (18%), social networking (15%), sharing the video link (13%), visiting a brand from the video (10%), and buying stuff online from the video (7%).
Canadians find reviews and rating from average joes to be the most influential type of video, with 68% finding it helpful. Expert reviews are helpful to 59% of Canadians watching videos online, while informational and product demonstration videos are helpful to 49%.