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Ecommerce

Opinion: Visa and MasterCard should lower e-commerce credit card processing fees for small businesses [Video]

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

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Ecommerce

Not Amazon: Online initiatives encourage e-commerce shoppers to think small [Video]

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

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Ecommerce

Youre competing with the world: Small retailers starting from scratch in e-commerce during the pandemic [Video]

The Canadian Federation of Independent Business estimates 152,000 small businesses in Canada have begun selling online since March

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Ecommerce

Opinion: Buyers remorse: Amid Black Friday sales, do you know how online shopping hurts the planet? [Video]

As the COVID-19 pandemic wears on during a high-stakes Black Friday for businesses, e-commerce and shipping have surged as have our expectations around how quickly our items should arrive, and the carbon emissions that come with that

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Shopify

Investors cool to record Shopify quarter as company cautions outsized gains may not continue [Video]

Companys stock fell after it said that the pandemic has created distorting effects on the economy and that demand for its services depends on changing external factors