Although Canadian businesses are not allowed to contribute to political parties or candidates, this movement away from Donald Trump still holds important lessons for all companies and organizations, wherever their head office resides
While customers have breezed through online shopping, delivery, takeout and curbside pickup, small business owners have been working around the clock, spending big bucks and retooling their entire operations to keep it all together
The Canadian e-commerce platform ended the year by far the most valued company in Canada
The new fee structures are no longer fit for purpose in the digital era, which is why Ottawa and the payment networks must take action now to give Canadas small businesses a fighting chance
Not-Amazon is just one of many initiatives across the country trying to make it easier for time-strapped shoppers to look beyond e-commerce stalwarts during the crucial holiday shopping season and beyond
The Canadian Federation of Independent Business estimates 152,000 small businesses in Canada have begun selling online since March
It’s the most wonderful time of the year… if you’re a scammer. With online retail becoming an even more enticing option during the pandemic, cyber security experts are warning Christmas shoppers to protect themselves.
Black Friday online sales hit a new record this year as pandemic-wary Americans filled virtual carts instead of real ones.
Despite increased calls for Canadians to buy from local businesses this holiday season, experts fear large international retailers will still dominate during Black Friday and Boxing Day events, leading to a surge in small business bankruptcies in the new year.
This company benefitted from a surge in e-commerce during the pandemic
Also in the news today, investors were cool to Shopifys record quarterly earnings as the company cautioned big gains may not continue