The National | Nov 12, 2012 | 2:27

Leon's to buy The Brick

Canadian retailer Leon's Furniture makes a deal to snap up its rival The Brick for $700 million, in a friendly takeover aimed at fending off U.S. competitors making inroads in Canada

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