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Mayor urges Montrealers to shop locally this holiday season [Video]

At a news conference Thursday morning, Mayor Valerie Plante announced six new measures and $6 million in funding aimed at enticing Montrealers to visit shopping arteries and buy from local merchants when checking off their shopping lists.

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Canada Post encourages early holiday shopping ahead of an expected wave of online orders [Video]

The postal service says it is scaling up operations to handle an expected surge in parcel volumes by adding more than 4,000 seasonal employees, more than 1,000 vehicles and extra equipment

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Shopify shuffles top ranks as chief product officer departs; Harley Finkelstein to become president [Video]

In a letter posted on the companys website, chief executive Tobias Lutke says he will add the role of chief product officer to his existing duties

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Amazon to add another 3,500 employees to its Canadian work force [Video]

Vancouver towers to be site of 3,000 new jobs, with remaining in Toronto in divisions such as cloud services, Alexa voice assistance, advertising, retail and operations technology

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Shopify yet to inform federal privacy commissioner of data breach involving rogue employees [Video]

Under the Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act, it is mandatory for companies to report breaches to the privacy commissioners office

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Skijanje.ca | CERAiT Inc. | Custom Software Development, Mobile eCommerce, Business Intelligence [Video]

Every year, for the past 15 or so, we organized ski trips for our family and friends. We skied Gore Mountain, Titus Mountain, Tupper Lake, Killington, Whiteface, Sunshine Valley, Lake Louise, Whistler, Mont Tremblant, Panorama and Le Massif. For 2011 March break, almost a thousand friends enjoyed the hospitality of North Creek, a small hamlet of 1,200 on the bank of Hudson

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Canadian hedge funds bounce back from pandemic downturn [Video]

Two-thirds of Canadian hedge funds are now beating market benchmarks, according to figures to the end of July released by Venator Capital Management Ltd.