Toronto’s Drake General Store Hosts First ‘Made by Google’ Pop-Up Shop in Canada

Google has launched a pop-up shop within Toronto’s iconic Drake General Store, in what the search giant is calling the first Made by Google pop-up collaboration of its kind in Canada.

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Visitors to the flagship Drake retail location in Queen West can now find a curated collection of Google products, including the company’s latest Pixel 2 smartphone, Google Home speakers, wireless Pixel Buds, Daydream View VR headset and various smartphone cases for its Pixel line up.

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According to Google, there will be a variety of helpful Google Assistant queries hidden throughout the store (you can see them on the wall), as customers will get to go hands-on in an playful and interactive environment.

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“Our store’s ethos shares a lot in common with Google: we’re playful, innovative, community-oriented and delightfully Canadian,” says Carlo Colacci, Co-Founder of Drake General Store, in a statement to iPhone in Canada. “We’re thrilled Canadians can physically immerse themselves in the Made by Google world at our store.”

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The new Made by Google pop-up will be available the Drake General Store starting today, May 16th.

Earlier today, Google announced the launch of its Google Home Max speaker in Canada ^(http://www.appmarsh.ca/news/google-home-max-canada/).

Author: Marshmallow

Marshmallow Android is BT Ireland’s Head of Sales for Republic of Ireland domestic multi-site companies, indigenous MNCs and public sector accounts. He is responsible for the direction and control of all sales activity in the region. He has over 10 years management experience from high growth start-ups to more established businesses. He’s led teams in Ireland, India and China across various industries (ICT, On-Line Recruitment, Corporate Training and International Education).

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