Online Shopping Tips & Staff Picks: Canada 150!

Staff Picks from the Rakuten Canada office! The team shares their favourite products from HBC, Roots, Amazon, Reitmans & more!

When we’re always looking at the latest HOT deals, you better believe our office is full of Savvy Shoppers! With Canada 150 coming up, we’re bringing you our ultimate Canada staff picks for the sesquicentennial.

From The Hudson’s Bay Company striped items to coffee table books from Chapters-Indigo, you’ll always find the hottest coupons and promo codes at These staff picks showcase some of our favourite items we’re sure to scoop up this summer just in time for Canada Day!

Shop this retro style Hudsons Bay x Steam Whistle Cooler. Perfect to keep your drinks cold all summer long
Pam Gallinger, Account Manager
How great is this retro cooler from The Bay? The Hudson’s Bay Company x Steam Whistle Brewery collaboration is all drool-worthy so be sure to check out HBC and shop with to earn Cash Back on all your purchases at this iconic Canadian retailer.

Everything is better in Canada! This Roots tee perfectly sums up how awesome Canada is and be sure to wear it this Canada 150

Pierre-Alexis de Rotalier, French Marketing Operations Specialist
Roots is another fantastic retailer to shop for Canada 150! Their entire NICE collection filled with apparel and accessories is the perfect way to show our Canadian pride and honour this momentous time in our nation’s history.

Sport Chek is a great place to shop for Canada 150! Brian's staff pick showcases our great nation + our national baseball team, the Toronto Blue Jays
Brian Phomsouvanh, E-mail Marketing Lead
Get your team gear from Sport Chek! This Blue Jays cap is perfect for Canada Day and to showcase your National pride. Plus, find the latest coupons at Rakuten so you can save on your new swag!

Shop Reitmans this summer! From cute off the shoulder tops and the hottest trends with Rakuten Canada
Belinda Baugniet, Director of Marketing
Reitman’s has such a great selection of trendy items like this gingham patterned top and more off the shoulder tops! This staff pick from Belinda actually encouraged Melissa to pick up this exact top & you’ll see her chat about it shortly on the Rakuten Canada Youtube channel.

HBC Pool Float from Lucy. Staff Picks perfect for summer and Canada 150
Lucy Lee, Graphic Designer
Summer isn’t complete without a pool party! And a pool party isn’t complete without epic pool floats! This HBC striped donut is the perfect way to lounge leisurely in the pool and all for a cool $25 dollars.

The World Needs More Canada! This fantastic coffee table book is another staff favourite from Indigo!
Tori Miller, Office & Event Manager
This book is what every coffee table needs. Filled with anecdotes, insights, and candid photography from an eclectic mix of over 100 storytellers and visionaries who have made their mark on the True North. Available at Chapters Indigo 

Melissa's Staff Pick: this Club Monaco Fleuris skirt is perfect for summer
Melissa Lessard, Social Media Marketing Manager
For the love of luxury, of course this skirt from Club Monaco had to be included! The pom pom trend continues to grow and such a fun little detail that adds to the playfulness of the skirt. Perfect for date night, parties or work; this skirt sure screams celebration & style!

Mark's Canada Staff Picks from Kevin, SEO Manager.
Kevin Silk, SEO Manager
Another Canadian brand we had to include in our staff picks! Perfect for Canada Day or any work you may be doing to the house leading up to the big celebration, this t-shirt is perfect to add to your collection of logo tees to commemorate this special year for our country!

Shop all of our Staff Picks from the rest of the team:

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Lindsay Staff Pick - Rakuten.caChapters Indigo Canada 150. Shop with Cash Back at

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Gabe Staff Picks - Maple Syrup Canada 150Chapters Indigo Picnic Blanket Canada 150: Staff Picks

Michael's Staff Pick - Canada 150 Amazon Canada 150 Hat

Score hot deals and Cash Back when you shop through! It’s so easy to shop online for all the items we need for Canada Day & summer.

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