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WSP Global to buy U.K. environmental firm as rapid-fire acquisitions continue

WSP Global to buy U.K. environmental firm as rapid-fire acquisitions continue

MONTREAL — WSP Global Inc. is extending its buying streak, as the Montreal-based engineering giant announced its sixth acquisition in 10 weeks.
BRP reports cyberattack, no details released on impacts

BRP reports cyberattack, no details released on impacts

VALCOURT, Que. — BRP Inc. says it was targeted in a cyberattack that has forced it to temporarily suspend operations.
Southwest attendant suffers broken back in hard landing

Southwest attendant suffers broken back in hard landing

DALLAS (AP) — A Southwest Airlines flight attendant suffered a compression fracture to a vertebra in her upper back during a hard landing last month in California, according to federal safety investigators.
MTY Food Group to acquire casual dining franchisor and operator BBQ Holdings Inc.

MTY Food Group to acquire casual dining franchisor and operator BBQ Holdings Inc.

MONTREAL — MTY Food Group Inc. has entered into a definitive merger agreement with BBQ Holdings Inc.
Bausch Health reports US$145 million loss in the second quarter, lowers guidance

Bausch Health reports US$145 million loss in the second quarter, lowers guidance

LAVAL, Que. — Bausch Health Companies Inc. reported a loss of US$145 million in its latest quarter compared with a loss of US$595 million a year earlier. The company, which keeps its books in U.S.
Pet Valu posts second-quarter net income of $25.3 million, boosts full-year outlook

Pet Valu posts second-quarter net income of $25.3 million, boosts full-year outlook

MARKHAM, Ont. — Pet Valu Holdings Ltd. reported second-quarter net income of $25.3 million, down from $44.3 million a year ago, and raised its full-year outlook. The pet supplies retailer says revenue totalled $227.7 million, up from $182.
Hydro One reports second quarter profit of $255 million, revenue up

Hydro One reports second quarter profit of $255 million, revenue up

TORONTO — Hydro One Ltd. reported a second-quarter profit attributable to common shareholders of $255 million, up from $238 million a year earlier.
Famed Japanese fashion designer Issey Miyake dies at 84

Famed Japanese fashion designer Issey Miyake dies at 84

TOKYO (AP) — Issey Miyake, who built one of Japan’s biggest fashion brands and was known for his boldly sculpted, signature pleated pieces, has died. He was 84. Miyake died Aug. 5 of liver cancer, Miyake Design Office said Tuesday.
Ontario Cannabis Store unable to process deliveries after partner faces cyberattack

Ontario Cannabis Store unable to process deliveries after partner faces cyberattack

TORONTO — The Ontario Cannabis Store says a cyberattack faced by one of its logistics partners has left the provincial pot distributor unable to process or deliver orders to marijuana shops and customers.
Suncor's Colorado refinery back to normal operations after Monday outage

Suncor's Colorado refinery back to normal operations after Monday outage

CALGARY — Suncor Energy Inc. says its Commerce City refinery in Colorado is back up and running after an equipment malfunction earlier Monday.