PRESS DIGEST- Canada- March 3
March 3 (Reuters) - The following are the top stories from selected Canadian newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.
THE GLOBE AND MAIL
** The Canadian government is actively searching for a new top military commander to succeed General Tom Lawson after he asked that his three-year appointment not be extended. (bit.ly/1AAJp4j)
** Oxford Properties Corp and Ivanhoe Cambridge Inc, two of the country's largest landlords have moved quickly to snap up 11 of their best leases from insolvent Target Canada for what it describes as a premium price, underlining their urgency to take back control of their retail space. (bit.ly/1wLOzKz)
** For a new advertising campaign for McDonald's Canada, launched on Monday evening, a small film crew crisscrossed the country interviewing more than 450 McDonald's customers, staff, and suppliers. Some of those people will be the face of the "Welcome to McDonald's" campaign. (bit.ly/1vXqx4d)