BrandSpark released their survey of the most trusted retail brands to Canadain shoppers; they broke it down by five regions BC/ON/QC/Prairies and Atlantic.

Most trusted
While we align with the national consensus on many categories, we differ on other ones.
In the Clothing/Fashion category, the national choice is Hudson’s Bay but with only 2 Bay stores in Atlantic Canda there is a draw between WalMart/Reitman’s/Winners/Marks. Payless is Canada’s choice for footwear but Atlantic Canada like SportChek. (I’m starting to question Atlantic Canada’s fashion sense We choose Home Hardware over Home Depot.