Atlantic Canada

Theater Purchase Complete In Atlantic Canada

Twenty four Empire Theaters in Atlantic Canada have been converted into Cineplex Theaters and have opened today.

Cineplex had been cleared to purchase these theaters by the Competition Bureau on October 10th, 2013 and the company is awaiting approval for the remainder of its purchases in the rest of the country.

BTW, You can also rent films from Cineplex online on Tuesdays for as low as $2.50. SD films are available for that amount whilst a $2.50 discount is applied to HD rentals and film purchases on that day. Please note that this may be a limited offer that may expire at any time.

UPS to Expand in Atlantic Canada

UPS will be expanding their Canadian network, this time in the Atlantic provinces.

“UPS will begin to perform pickup and delivery services for its customers in Moncton and Halifax beginning in April 2012, replacing its current agent. Additional cities in the Atlantic provinces will be added to the network later in the year.” – November 2011 Press Release

Radio Canada Television reports that the additional cities are Fredericton and Saint John in New Brunswick, Sydney and New Glasgow in Nova Scotia, Charlottetown in PEI and St. John’s in Newfoundland.

The company had previously partnered with a local courier to service these provinces.