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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

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

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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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.

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Shopify

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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Shopify

Shopify vacating Elgin Street HQ as company goes ‘digital by default’ [Video]

An Ottawa-based tech giant is planning to vacate it’s huge Elgin Street headquarters in favour of a smaller space.