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Social Media Marketing

Apples App Store Removes Social Media Platform Wimkin Over Calls to Violence [Video]

Apple removed social-media platform Wimkin from its App Store, part of a crackdown by tech companies on potentially dangerous content during the presidential transition. The small site, which markets itself as a free-speech haven, had hosted posts that included a call for civil war.

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Ecommerce

Parcel backlog means Christmas packages might not make it in time [Video]

A backlog in shipping means some gifts might not make it under the tree in time for Christmas.

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Ecommerce

Porch piracy on the rise due to more online shopping amid pandemic [Video]

One out of three online shoppers in Canada say they have had a package stolen off their doorstep, according to a recent survey by delivery service company FedEx.

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Ecommerce

Porch pirates target homes in a Kanata neighbourhood, several packages stolen on Wednesday [Video]

On Wednesday, residents at several homes in a Kanata Lakes neighbourhood reported stolen packages from their front doors.

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Ecommerce

Cyber Monday feels more like ‘Survival Monday’ for many small businesses during COVID-19 [Video]

With so many people heading online to shop because of the COVID-19 pandemic, pivoting to a new reality has become more important than ever to succeed as a small business.

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Ecommerce

Here’s how to keep yourself safe while online shopping for Christmas deals [Video]

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.

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Ecommerce

How to protect your personal information while online shopping [Video]

With Manitoba businesses unable to sell non-essential items in-person right now, many people will be turning to online shopping this holiday season.

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Ecommerce

Amazon Delivery Driver Accused Of Stealing Packages On Long Island, Threatening Co-Worker [Video]

An Amazon delivery driver is facing charges on Long Island for allegedly stealing more than $5,000 worth of packages and threatening a co-worker to keep quiet. Katie Johnston reports.

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Ecommerce

Tips to protect your delivery packages from porch pirates this holiday season [Video]

While they are not offering any numerical projections, FedEx Express Canada is expecting this holiday shopping season to be record breaking in their books.

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Ecommerce

Shoppers plan to spend more on Canadian goods and themselves this holiday season [Video]

Online shopping remains the retail source of choice for most Canadian shoppers as consumers head into the holiday shopping season and a new survey shows more people want to buy Canadian.

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Shopify

Ottawa company delivers help to businesses with same-day drop-off [Video]

Trexity CEO and co-founder Alok Ahuja says their rapid delivery service integrates easily with Shopify and other e-stores

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Ecommerce

Amazon breaks down barriers for the hard-of-hearing at Ottawa distribution centre [Video]

One of Ottawa’s largest employers says it is taking extra care to make its workplace more inclusive for people of all abilities.