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Lamps Plus Launches Canadian E-Commerce Website – LampsPlus.ca >> Ecommerce

6/27/2017 LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Lamps Plus Inc., the largest specialty lighting retailer in the United States, today announced its expansion into the Canada market with the launch of LampsPlus.

SDSU student idea earns international green award >> Business ideas

6/26/2017 Two San Diego State University students who created a business plan to recycle restaurant waste are in Canada this week to share their idea and pick up a check and award as winners in an international competition. “We were both frustrated with the ...

Education Meets Entrepreneurship at Deshpande Symposium >> Entrepreneurship

6/23/2017 As the manager of Sandbox by DMZ at Ryerson University in Toronto, one of Canada's largest business incubators, she helps young entrepreneurs bring their ideas to life. Through her program, a 17-year-old and his classmate built a prototype for ...

RBC to cut 450 jobs, re-invest in tech, high-growth businesses >> Tech Businesses

6/22/2017 Royal Bank of Canada on Wednesday disclosed plans to slash 450 jobs as the lender ramps-up its investment in areas like technology and other high-growth businesses. Toronto-based RBC said the move comes so it “can re-invest in key areas including ...

Sears Canada is closing a quarter of its stores — here's the full list >> business

6/22/2017 "The brand reinvention work Sears Canada has begun requires a long-term effort, but the continued liquidity pressures facing the company as well as legacy components of its business are preventing it from making further progress and from restructuring ...

Canada takes major step in criminalizing discrimination of transgender people >> business

6/20/2017 (Mic) - Canada just took a major step forward in ensuring rights and protections for its transgender citizens. The Canadian Senate passed Bill C-16 on Thursday, a new law that expands the Canadian Human Rights Act to prohibit discrimination on the ...

Berlin blog: Young entrepreneur Dana Parsons attends G20 alliance >> Entrepreneur

6/17/2017 Holy cow! Or should I say "Heilige Kuh!" One day in Berlin and I've gained a world of knowledge. I'm here at the G20 Young Entrepreneurs Alliance representing Canada. There are 500 young startup founders and entrepreneurs here from all over the globe ...

Canadian Entrepreneurship Initiative wants to raise the profile of Canada's women-led businesses >> Entrepreneurship

6/16/2017 As the lack of representation of women in tech companies continues to be a major conversation in Canada's tech community, many entrepreneurs have been stepping up to do something about it. The Canadian Entrepreneurship Initiative is one such initiative ...

Local entrepreneurship competitions reward the ingenuity of Peterborough's up-and-coming businesses >> Entrepreneurship

6/16/2017 Launching and growing a small business is beyond challenging. The odds are heavily stacked against entrepreneurs, with 30 percent of new businesses folding within two years according to a study conducted by Industry Canada in 2010.

Ban All Marketing Aimed At Canada's Kids. Period >> marketing

6/16/2017 Health Canada is proposing a ban on the marketing of junk food to kids under the age of 17. It's wide ranging: possibly covering TV, online and print advertising, product labelling, in-store display and some sponsorships for sports teams.

Social media 'creep' accounts flourish at the murky intersection of privacy rights and free speech >> social media

6/16/2017 Calgary police arrested a man this week in connection with the "CanadaCreep" Twitter account, which had amassed nearly 17,000 followers over the past year by posting hundreds of secretly recorded photographs and videos of women that focused on their ...

Management, science jobs are tops when it comes to full-time wages: Statistics Canada >> Management

6/15/2017 The average hourly wage paid to full-time payroll employees in 2016 was $27.70, with management jobs and the sciences topping the list, according to new data released today by Statistics Canada.

Four marketing technology lessons via Salesforce's State of Marketing report >> marketing

6/15/2017 Salesforce's State of Marketing Report is based on a survey of 3,500 marketing pros in U.S., Canada, Brazil, Ireland, U.K.

Canada wants to be the next Silicon Valley >> Tech Businesses

6/14/2017 It's the latest attempt by Canada to lure tech business north of the border. It's also experimenting with looser regulations, tax breaks and rebranding.

Canada wants to be the next Silicon Valley >> Tech Businesses

6/14/2017 It's the latest attempt by Canada to lure tech business north of the border. It's also experimenting with looser regulations, tax breaks and rebranding.

Vicente Fox says Mexico, Canada could eclipse US in weed business >> business

6/13/2017 Former Mexican President Vicente Fox put domestic cannabis industry leaders on notice Tuesday at a marijuana business conference in Oakland that his nation and Canada intend to take the lead in the booming market for medical and recreational pot ...

Maaco Raises $80K for Children's Miracle Network >> Childrens Businesses

6/13/2017 ... Brands franchisees, vendor partners, customers and employees, DBCF looks to not only change the lives of children and families in need but to also support local community initiatives in the neighborhoods its businesses serve across the US and Canada.

Sears Canada says it's running out of cash and reveals 'significant doubt' it can stay in business >> business

6/13/2017 Sears Canada said Tuesday it has "significant doubt" about its ability to stay in business, and is looking at a possible restructuring or sale.

Bank of Canada warns of cyberattack vulnerabilities in finance sector >> finance

6/13/2017 OTTAWA - Canada's interconnected banks are vulnerable to a cascading series of cyberattacks that could undermine broad confidence in the financial system, the Bank of Canada warns. The structural vulnerability could allow for the easy spread of an ...

Community Brief: County finance department wins association award >> finance

6/10/2017 The Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada has awarded the Coconino County Finance Department the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting. The department has won the award 3 consecutive ...

Trade mission to Canada: promoting North Texas business >> Business Opportunities

6/10/2017 The focus on NAFTA is especially timely as we head a trade mission starting June 11 to Canada, seeking to promote Fort Worth and Dallas business opportunities, development and tourism with an important partner. Canada is the state's third largest trade ...

Canada's Tech Firms Capitalize On Immigration Anxiety In The Age Of Trump >> Tech Businesses

6/10/2017 Now Canada believes it has found a new way to lure American and international tech workers. Canadian tech companies are eager to capitalize on anxiety among international visitors and would-be immigrants following President Trump's travel ban and ...

Canada's jobs report crushes >> business

6/9/2017 canada manufacturing General Motors auto workers load the new Chevrolet Camaro for delivery, at the company's Oshawa Ontario facility April 8, 2009.

Networking event brings companies and indigenous people together >> event Businesses

6/7/2017 Robert Tebb, general manager of Xtended Hydraulics and Machine, pitches his company to Jason Rathgaber, a Mosaic Canada sourcing manager during Aboriginal Business Match. Xtended Hydraulics and Machine is a local business, Aboriginal owned ...

Lake Ontario management plan up for review and feedback >> Management

6/7/2017 The plan was created under the Great Lakes Water Quality Agreement, a partnership between Canada and the United States, which creates management plans for each of the five Great Lakes every five years on a rotating basis, according to a release.

'Very specific to their businesses': Newcomer Entrepreneurship Program includes industry experts >> Entrepreneurship

6/7/2017 A group of newcomer entrepreneurs presented business pitches Tuesday evening as the final component of the Newcomer Entrepreneurship Program offered by the P.E.I. Association for Newcomers to Canada. This is the fifth year the program has been ...

MaidPro Sparkles as Top Low-Cost Franchise >> Franchise business

6/7/2017 MaidPro has been named a 2017 Top Low-Cost Franchise by Franchise Business Review. This marks the fifth award for MaidPro from Franchise Business Review since the start of 2017. With over 226 locations across the United States and Canada, the ...

Canada's foreign minister slams Trump's 'America First' agenda in remarkable speech before parliament >> trump business

6/6/2017 Canada's foreign minister delivered a remarkable rebuke of President Donald Trump's "America First" agenda during a speech to Canada's parliament on Tuesday, speaking at length about Canada's increased responsibility to maintain global order as a ...

Newgioco Group adds Management Depth >> Management

6/6/2017 Newgioco has strengthened its management team with the addition of Donal Carroll as Chief Financial Officer and Julia Lesnykh as VP Corporate Finance, both stationed in Toronto, Canada, as well as Carlo Reali as Financial Controller and Bryan Calderoni ...

Ayuda Appoints Tech Veteran Luc Filiatreault as President >> Tech Businesses

6/6/2017 Montreal, Canada (PRWEB) June 05, 2017—Ayuda Media Systems (“Ayuda”), an Out-of-Home (OOH) advertising technology company, announced today that Luc Filiatreault has been appointed President. Filiatreault will run and operate the ERP business ...

Canada's Osisko enters mining finance big leagues with Orion buy >> finance

6/5/2017 Canada's Osisko Gold Royalties Ltd (OR.TO) said on Monday it had agreed to buy a precious metals portfolio from U.S. private equity firm Orion Mine Finance Group for C$1.13 billion ($839.40 million), sending its shares up 10 percent. The transaction is ...

Scotia Institutional Asset Management launches new credit absolute return fund >> Management

6/5/2017 TORONTO, Jun 5, 2017 (Canada NewsWire via COMTEX) -- Scotia Institutional Asset Management today announced the launch of the Scotia Institutional Credit Absolute Return Fund (the "SICAR Fund").

Chinese mobile-payment apps launch in Vancouver, Toronto >> Mobile Apps

6/4/2017 Toronto-based OTT Financial Inc. is working with Chinese Internet giants Tencent and Alibaba to introduce their mobile-payment infrastructure in Canada.

No Better Time to Be an Entrepreneur >> Entrepreneur

6/1/2017 Canada's Minister of Finance Bill Morneau (C) operates a robot with student Spencer Pelzer (R) while Calgary mayor Naheed Nenshi looks on during their tour of the robotics lab at the Southern Alberta Institute of Technology in Calgary on March 27, 2017.

Indian companies to visit Canada to explore business opportunities >> Business Opportunities

5/31/2017 High Commissioner for Canada to India Nadir Patel on Wednesday gave a nod to Indian companies to visit Canada to seek new partners, find opportunities to launch start-ups, explore investment opportunities, and identify new products and technologies for ...

Small-business owners make the case for helping employees repay student loans >> starting a business

5/30/2017 Udashkin, who graduated from business and law school in Canada without any debt, said he couldn't imagine taking the risks of starting a business with the kind of six-figure debt that is common for people with advanced degrees in the United States.

Enterprise Performance Management vendor CAMMS signs reseller agreement with Bridging Consulting Group >> Management

5/29/2017 CALGARY, Alberta, May 29, 2017 (Canada NewsWire via COMTEX) -- CAMMS partners with Bridging Consulting Group Inc. to expand presence in the North American Enterprise Performance Management software market. Global Enterprise Performance ...

Toronto Women's Entrepreneurship Forum wants to support aspiring women founders >> Entrepreneurship

5/26/2017 On June 1, SheEO will host the Toronto Women's Entrepreneurship Forum 2017, bringing together current and aspiring women entrepreneurs to learn the ins and outs of leading a company in Canada's startup ecosystem. The event is aimed at early-stage ...

Finance Minister Bill Morneau vows to close 'unfair' tax loopholes >> finance

5/26/2017 Canada's finance minister denounced “unfair” tax loopholes on Thursday and put Bay St. on notice that the Liberal government is committed to addressing “blind spots” and exposing shadowy corporate finances to public scrutiny.

Trump faces G7 squeeze on climate change, trade at Sicily summit >> trump business

5/26/2017 dpatop - President of the European Council Donald Tusk (L-R) poses next to Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, Germany's Chancellor Angela Merken, US President Donald Trump, Italy's Minister President Paolo Gentiloni, President of France ...

The influential impact of Women Who Code >> leadership business

5/17/2017 As previously explored in Business Review USA & Canada, despite the inspirational historical impact of figures such as Ada Lovelace, girls and women often become disillusioned about entering a technological or scientific field, mainly due to a lack of ...

Deshpande on Entrepreneurship-Part 26: How can successful professionals take part in social enterprises? >> Entrepreneurship

5/13/2017 He has injected his passion for innovation and entrepreneurship into a number of social impact initiatives in India, the USA and Canada.

Why This Entrepreneur Raised Millions More Than He Originally ... >> Entrepreneur

5/13/2017 Despite being a well-known investor in Canada and one of the stars of the French-Canadian version of 'Shark Tank,' this entrepreneur got his funding needs ...

The Q&A of Canadian Commercial Leases for Franchisees >> Franchise business

4/26/2017 ... number of Canada's 1,300 franchise brands - a figure estimated by the Canadian Franchise Association (https://www.

Trump is taking aim at one of America's closest allies - and he has bipartisan backing >> trump business

4/26/2017 Trump on Tuesday morning took a swing at Canada's milk-pricing policies, which he argued effectively blocked US exports from the Canadian market and put American farmers at a disadvantage.

Deshpande on Entrepreneurship-Part 22: Two Big Challenges for a Social Impact Project >> Entrepreneurship

4/14/2017 He has injected his passion for innovation and entrepreneurship into a number of social impact initiatives in India, the USA and Canada.

That Fingerprint Sensor on Your Phone Is Not as Safe as You Think >> Business Security Systems

4/14/2017 “It's almost certainly not as worrisome as presented, but it's almost certainly pretty darn bad,” said Andy Adler, a professor of systems and computer engineering at Carleton University in Canada, who studies biometric security systems. “If all I want ...

Global Payments Launches Enhanced Ecommerce Offering in Canada >> Ecommerce

4/14/2017 Global Payments Inc. (GPN), a leading worldwide provider of payment technology services, announced the launch of an enhanced ecommerce payments management offering for Canada. Leveraging the company's Realex ecommerce technology, the ...

That fingerprint sensor on your smartphone is not as safe as you think >> Business Security Systems

4/12/2017 “It's almost certainly not as worrisome as presented, but it's almost certainly pretty darn bad,” said Andy Adler, a professor of systems and computer engineering at Carleton University in Canada, who studies biometric security systems. “If all I want ...

Global Payments Launches Enhanced Ecommerce Offering in Canada >> Ecommerce

4/12/2017 TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Global Payments Inc. (NYSE: GPN), a leading worldwide provider of payment technology services, announced the launch of an enhanced ecommerce payments management offering for Canada. Leveraging the company's ...

The Bank of Canada holds >> business

4/12/2017 Stephen Poloz Bank of Canada Bank of Canada Governor Stephen Poloz speaks during a news conference in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. Reuters/Chris Wattie.

How e-commerce is stepping up its reach outside urban areas >> Ecommerce

4/11/2017 Now that's changing, with the two countries claiming spots 10 and 11 in a recent ranking of the world's most active e-commerce markets. And it's set to grow further: In Canada, for example, online shopping is projected to reach 10 percent of the ...

Trump hails Trudeau for helping launch women's entrepreneurship project >> Entrepreneurship

3/1/2017 “With the help of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, we have formed a council with our neighbours in Canada to help ensure that women entrepreneurs have access to the networks, markets and capital they need to start a business and live out their financial ...

To succeed, an entrepreneur needs to change the way they look at things >> Entrepreneur

3/1/2017 Entrepreneur, motivational speaker and mentor for startups are some ways to describe Tanya Chernova. Her journey began at the age of 10 when she started assisting her mother, a dermatologist, in the beauty business and became Canada's youngest ...

Canada's banks are pushing back against taking on more mortgage risk >> finance

3/1/2017 Getty ImagesCanada's financial industry is urging Ottawa to consider alternatives to proposals that could require them to take on a greater share of mortgage defaults - calling it one of the biggest shakeups to hit housing finance in 50 years.

The Bank of Canada is in 'wait and see' mode >> business

3/1/2017 poloz Bank of Canada Governor Stephen Poloz takes part in a news conference in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, July 13, 2016. Chris Wattie/Reuters.

Bibby Financial Services Provides $3.5 Million in Financing to Canadian Waste Management and Industrial Services ... >> finance

2/28/2017 Bibby Financial Services Canada (BFS) today announced a $3.5 million confidential line of financing to a Canadian waste management and industrial services company.

Finance Canada hiring pollsters to gauge Canadians' gut reactions to budget >> finance

2/25/2017 "The research was a successful tool to help develop communications products following the budget day announcement," says a Finance Canada document authorizing this year's plan, obtained by CBC News under the Access to Information Act.

Trump's immigration plans could cripple the US economy and hurt the workers he's pledging to protect >> trump business

2/25/2017 In farming, Trump's popularity is already withering, because many agricultural businesses were in favor of the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade agreement with 11 other nations including Japan, Canada, and Mexico.

Canadian Small Businesses Impacted by Talk of New NAFTA >> small Businesses

2/24/2017 For many of Canada's small businesses, the recent meeting between US President Donald Trump and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau was a nail biter.

Carter's, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2016 Results >> Childrens Businesses

2/23/2017 ATLANTA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Carter's, Inc. (NYSE:CRI), the largest branded marketer in the United States and Canada of apparel exclusively for babies and young children, today reported its fourth quarter and fiscal 2016 results. “The fourth quarter ...

Hudson's Bay Is Accused of Deceptive Mattress Marketing >> marketing

2/23/2017 OTTAWA -- Canada's antitrust watchdog said Wednesday it filed legal action to end what it describes as “deceptive” marketing practices by Hudson's Bay Co. over a nearly four-year period regarding the sale of mattresses and box springs. The company ...

More ways colleges are sowing seeds for a sustainable future >> Business Innovations

2/22/2017 The team at the Centre for Social and Sustainable Innovation at Gustavson School of Business in Canada sends out a weekly email to faculty, staff, students at the University of Victoria and people interested in sustainability around the globe.

The Last Video Chain: The Inside Story Of Family Video And Its $400 Million Owner >> video Businesses

2/22/2017 In fact, the business is "doing gangbusters," says its owner, Keith Hoogland, who has grown Family Video into a sprawling chain of 759 locations spread across 19 states and Canada, with a concentration in the Midwest and rural America and with more ...

Denim Jeans - Global Strategic Business Report 2017 - Market Trends, Growth Drivers And Issues - Research and ... >> Business trends

2/21/2017 This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Denim Jeans in US$ Million and Million Pairs. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and Rest of World.

E-commerce gathers pace in Canada >> Ecommerce

2/21/2017 TORONTO: E-commerce could account for 10% of all retail sales in Canada within the next few years, as consumers take advantage of growing omnichannel opportunities, a new forecast predicts.

Vancouver to host world's top business leaders at 2017 YPO EDGE event >> event Businesses

2/21/2017 YPO, the premier chief executive network around the world, has selected Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada as the host city for its landmark annual event in 2017, the YPO EDGE. Each year, YPO global chief executives and business leaders gather on a ...

ECN Capital to sell US$1.25B commercial and vendor finance business to PNC Financial >> finance

2/21/2017 Canada's ECN Capital Corp (ECN.TO) said on Tuesday it would sell its U.S. commercial and vendor finance business to PNC Financial Services Group (PNC.N) for about US$1.25 billion in cash. ECN Capital, which was spun out of Element Financial Corp ...

Ecommerce in Canada: Its Time Has Come >> Ecommerce

2/20/2017 Ecommerce in Canada is undergoing a major disruption. Spurred by competition from Amazon, retailers there are investing in digital, and it has become a way to battle the challenges of a reaching a small population dispersed over a vast land mass.

Canada Goose's smartest business move was expanding beyond Canada >> business

2/16/2017 Walk around the cities of the northeastern US on a frosty day and you'll see a common sight: People cocooned in big, down Canada Goose parkas, often with the company's distinctive coyote-fur trimmed hoods.

Trudeau, Trump sit down with business leaders on women in the workforce >> leadership business

2/13/2017 "We just had a very productive meeting with women business leaders from the United States and Canada, where we discussed how to secure everything that we know the full power of women can do better than anybody else," Trump told a joint White House ...

eCommerce Force Behind Canada's Warehouse Boom | PYMNTS ... >> Ecommerce

2/11/2017 Canada's Pure Industrial Real Estate Trust, the country's largest multitenant industrial landlord, expects that eCommerce will make up a significant portion of its ...

Innovation Minister Navdeep Bains 'definitely' on same page as finance department >> finance

2/11/2017 In an interview airing Saturday, Canada's minister of innovation, science and economic development said he and Finance Minister Bill Morneau are "definitely" on the same page.

Finance department officials monitoring potential impact of Trump presidency >> finance

2/9/2017 OTTAWA -- From Day 1, the Trudeau government has been monitoring the potential impacts on Canada of Donald Trump's tax agenda.

TransCanada Corporation's 3 Biggest Growth Opportunities ... >> Business Opportunities

2/8/2017 TransCanada (NYSE: TRP) is already one of North America's largest energy infrastructure companies. However, thanks to a massive backlog of capital projects, ...

Experts say support for non-opioid pain management options is crucial >> Management

2/6/2017 Ms. Cooper is one of a growing number of voices calling on Canada to overhaul its approach to pain management in order to better support alternative treatments that depart from the current overreliance on opioid therapy, which she said is shortsighted ...

Konica Minolta Empowers Customers to Create New Business Opportunities with its Latest Innovative Product ... >> Business Opportunities

2/6/2017 MISSISSAUGA, ON--(Marketwired - February 06, 2017) - Konica Minolta Business Solutions (Canada) Ltd. (Konica Minolta), a leader in the Graphic Communications industry will be demonstrating its latest innovations and advanced technologies at this year's ...

Sears charges some online shoppers too much tax, promises ... - CBC >> Childrens Businesses

2/4/2017 One of Canada's best known online retailers, Sears.ca, is apologizing to customers in three provinces for charging too much tax on children's clothing.

The fabulous life of 'Dragons' Den' star Sarah Willingham - Business ... >> Childrens Businesses

2/2/2017 From whale watching in Canada to martial arts in Australia, here's how Sarah Willingham is spending her year away from the rat race.

Liberty Opens 2017 With Security Company Acquisition >> Business Security Systems

1/26/2017 EDMONTON, ALBERTA--(Marketwired - Jan 25, 2017) - Liberty, one of Canada's largest independent security providers, announced today that it has completed the acquisition of North Star Security Systems Inc. "We are very pleased by our latest acquisition ...

11 Canadian tech companies to watch in 2017 >> Tech Businesses

1/26/2017 Last year, I wrote an article about the 11 Canadian tech companies to watch in 2016, which highlighted tech companies of all sizes in Canada that were ready to make headlines over the following 12 months. The great part about most predictions is that ...

Canada West Internet Marketing Partners With Gold Key Benefits Group To Manage Online Strategy >> Online Marketing

1/24/2017 As a result, it is essential for any business to ensure that their online strategy is robust. Canada West Internet Marketing can help businesses optimize their online marketing strategy, and has just signed a partnership with Gold Key Benefits Group to ...

J.Lindeberg Sets Its Sights On Ecommerce Expansion For 2017 >> Ecommerce

1/23/2017 For 2017 the brand has its sights set on digital expansion into North and South America and recently launched in Canada. David Feiner, acting Director of eCommerce says, "we believe there is a huge opportunity to capture the Canadian market, and we see ...

These states would get hurt most in a Trump trade war >> finance

1/23/2017 President Donald Trump wasted no time Monday moving ahead on his campaign promise to renegotiate a nearly quarter-century-old free trade agreement with Canada and Mexico - a move that could end up hurting workers in the states that heavily ...

Trump expected to sign an executive order to renegotiate NAFTA >> business

1/23/2017 President Donald Trump is "expected to sign an executive order as early as Monday to renegotiate" the North American Free Trade Agreement with Canada and Mexico, NBC News' Kristen Welker reports, citing a White House official.

Invesco to Launch New ETFs on NEO >> Business Innovations

1/17/2017 TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aequitas NEO Exchange Inc. (“NEO Exchange” or “NEO”) is pleased to announce that Invesco Canada Ltd.

Canadian small business lending rose after U.S. election -PayNet >> small Businesses

1/17/2017 OTTAWA, Jan 17 (Reuters) - Lending activity to small businesses in Canada picked up in November on gains in the manufacturing and retail sectors, a report showed on Tuesday, suggesting companies felt more confident with the U.S.

Amazon doormats, flip flops land e-commerce giant into trouble in India >> Ecommerce

1/15/2017 Last Wednesday, India's foreign minister Sushma Swaraj wasted no time, taking to twitter to issue a warning to the e-commerce giant, when it was brought to her notice that doormats with the image of Indian flag was listed on Amazon Canada.

Trudeau's Finance Chief Will Get Good Pre-Budget News This Week >> finance

1/11/2017 Finance Minister Bill Morneau will hold his pre-budget meeting with private sector economists Friday, where he'll be told that an improving economy will help stabilize Canada's finances.

Novi Security Expands to Best Buy Retail Locations across Canada >> Business Security Systems

1/11/2017 Novi Security and Best Buy Co. Inc. announced the industry leading, simple, affordable home and business security solution from Novi Security is now available in Best Buy Canada stores spanning every province in the country and online at bestbuy.

Global Web-to-Print Industry >> Web Analytics

1/10/2017 LONDON, Jan. 9, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Web-to-Print in US$ Thousand. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and Rest of World.

Meet the man who helped Kevin O'Leary shape his powerful ... - CBC >> Personal brand

1/9/2017 Canadian businessman Kevin O'Leary speaks during the Conservative Party of Canada convention in Vancouver, Friday, May 27, 2016.

Novi Security Expands to Best Buy Retail Locations across Canada / CES 2017 >> Business Security Systems

1/9/2017 OREM, Utah, Jan. 5, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Novi Security and Best Buy Co. Inc. today announced the industry leading, simple, affordable home and business security solution from Novi Security is now available in Best Buy Canada stores spanning every ...

Here comes Canada's jobs report... >> business

1/6/2017 The latest figures from Statistics Canada showed that the Canadian labor market added 53,700 jobs in December. Economists had forecast that the economy lost 2,500 jobs, according to the Bloomberg consensus.

ARA Young Professionals gather in San Antonio >> Personal brand

1/5/2017 Canaday's presentation, “Brand You: Evaluate Your Impact, Communicate Your Value” focused on each attendee's personal brand and how they're perceived by their clients, colleagues and supervisors. Canaday says there are three parts to each person's ...

Novi Security Expands to Best Buy Retail Locations across Canada / CES 2017 >> Business Security Systems

1/5/2017 Inc. today announced the industry leading, simple, affordable home and business security solution from Novi Security is now available in Best Buy Canada stores spanning every province in the country and online at bestbuy.

Canada Headed For Decades Of Deficits, Finance Department Projects >> finance

1/5/2017 OTTAWA - Federal numbers released quietly by the government late last month are painting a bleak picture of Canada's financial future - one filled with decades of deficits. The report, published on the Finance Department website two days before ...

Primerica Announces Senior Leadership Meeting in Indianapolis to Kick off 2017 >> leadership business

1/3/2017 DULUTH, Ga.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Primerica, Inc. (NYSE:PRI) announced it is hosting more than 700 top representatives from across the United States and Canada for its Senior Leadership Meeting in Indianapolis on January 4-5, 2017. The event will focus ...

A perfect 'would-have-been' Conservative leader - The Record >> leadership business

1/2/2017 Imagine, if you can, gentle reader, that you are a card-carrying member of the Conservative Party of Canada. You are looking anxiously for a permanent ...

Trump populism comes to Canada as Conservatives seek leader >> leadership business

1/1/2017 Canada's economy has been hurt by a two-year slump in oil prices, weak business investment and disappointing non-energy exports.

Pizza franchise lands at Lambert >> Franchise business

12/22/2016 Travelers with Delta Airlines, United Airlines and Air Canada at Lambert-St. Louis International Airport now can pick up a pizza for the next leg of their journey as Pizza Studio opens in Concourse A. Pizza Studio is a Los Angeles-based franchise that ...

RBC Turns To Video Banking To Enhance SMB Customer Experience As Part Of Digital Banking Initiative >> video Businesses

12/19/2016 Using Vidyo, RBC is the first bank in Canada to offer immersive, remote video chat to its small business customers across North America—at no extra cost to their clients.

Vidyo Helps the Royal Bank of Canada Delight Small Business ... >> video Businesses

12/14/2016 Embedded video technology leader Vidyo has helped the Royal Bank of Canada, Canada's largest bank, become the first bank in Canada to offer flex.

High-Intensity Gym F45 Opens Bethesda Location >> Franchise business

12/13/2016 In the four years ago since the franchise gym business F45 began opening locations, it has grown to more than 500—many in Australia, where it was founded, but also in Europe, the Middle East, Asia, Canada and the U.S.

Small, medium Canadian business still in denial on cyber security: Expert >> Business Security Systems

12/13/2016 Small and medium sized businesses in Canada still have blinkers on when it comes to being fully prepared for cyber breaches, says security experts. That was the consensus from a number of speakers last week at a workshop in Toronto for customers of a ...

Federal Conservative leadership candidate Scheer... >> leadership business

12/9/2016 Federal Conservative leadership candidate and MP Andrew Scheer may disagree with Simcoe-Grey Conservative MP Kellie Leitch on how to screen immigrants wanting to come to Canada, but both are on common ground talking about getting the government out of ...

David Lloyd Clubs looks to DAC Group for online marketing support >> Online Marketing

12/7/2016 Launched in 1972 DAC Group is a multi-platform digital agency in the United States, United Kingdom and Canada which blends paid search, unpaid search, social, mobile and print/online directory marketing with state of the art measurement and proprietary ...

Mogo Finance Technology Inc. to Present at the Jefferies' Crossover ... >> finance

12/5/2016 VANCOUVER , Dec. 5, 2016 /CNW/ - Mogo Finance Technology Inc. (MOGO.TO) ("Mogo"), one of Canada's leading financial technology companies, today ...

PLN gets $435m to finance non-Java mobile power plants >> finance

12/5/2016 The funds, which will be obtained through an export credit agency (ECA) scheme from Canada and Hungary, will be used to finance eight MPP with total capacity of 500 MW across the archipelago, primarily in areas outside Java with low electrification ...

City of Prescott receives finance award >> finance

12/4/2016 PRESCOTT - The City of Prescott recently received the Distinguished Budget Presentation Award for its fiscal-year 2017 annual budget from the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA). “The award represents a ...

Boulder County Trump effect has marijuana companies on alert, but biotech and aerospace see cause for hope >> Tech Businesses

12/3/2016 No one knows," said Dan Nicholls, vice president of The Marijuana Index, which tracks the leading publicly traded cannabis companies in U.S. and Canada. "Anyone who tells you they know is lying." In Boulder County's tech-heavy economy, executives fear ...