The Bargain! Shop and Red Apple Stores Honours our Veterans

Attention: News Desk

MISSISSAUGA, ON, November 8th, 2018 – The Bargain! Shop® and Red Apple® stores that are open on Remembrance Day will remain closed until 12pm (1pm in Manitoba) to give thanks, pay tribute and remember those who gave their lives to protect our country. “We think it’s important to take this time to pay respect to the soldiers who served the nation selflessly,” says Clinton Wolff, President and Chief Executive Officer. “While Christmas is a significant time for retailers, we will also hold off on holiday marketing activities and festivities until November 15th.”

About Red Apple Stores Inc.

Red Apple Stores Inc. (a wholly-owned subsidiary of BlackRock Capital Investment Corporation) is a chain of 150 general merchandise stores, proudly serving Canadians in small communities under the Red Apple and The Bargain! Shop banners. We are the trusted neighbourhood store, providing the best value to our Customers through convenient locations, quality products and our signature super friendly service.

In addition to great values on everyday needs, we strive to continuously delight our Customers by providing the brand names they want on fashion, food and home products, all at significant savings!

We take great pride in serving our communities and aim to do our part to give back to the communities in which we do business. We are proud to partner with many local charities throughout the year to help raise funds in support of the towns where our Customers and Associates live and work.

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