News Food & Beverage Business Operations General
May 5, 2021  

Food-X Technologies partners with Carrefour Group

Freshlocal Solutions Inc. announced that its subsidiary, Food-X Technologies

Feature General
April 19, 2021  

Getting serious about E-Commerce?

Many businesses have started online selling, and manufacturers are among those looking to get in on the action. This year should be the time that manufacturers kick-start the e-commerce process.

News General
July 29, 2020  

Shopify revenues nearly double in Q2 amid COVID-19 shift to e-commerce

The Ottawa-based tech company said July 29 that its revenues surged by 97% in its second quarter

News Manufacturing Pulp & Paper General
May 19, 2020  

Cascades launches new packaging line for e‑commerce

Sustainable products and services to ensure quality and delivery reliability for online products.

News General
December 16, 2019  

Amazon bans sellers from using FedEx for some deliveries

Amazon and FedEx have a testy relationship.

News Electronics General
October 29, 2019  

Shopify reports US$72.8M third quarter loss, revenue up 45% [UPDATED]

Revenue totalled $390.6 million for Ottawa-based e-commerce firm.

News Electronics General
September 26, 2019  

EBay CEO clashes with board, steps down

Ebay, facing increasing competition from Amazon and other online stores, has been pressured to sell off some of its sites.

News Manufacturing General
June 20, 2019  

Shopify to open U.S. fulfilment centres as part of expanded offerings

Firm plans to spend over $1 billion on network.

News Manufacturing General
February 5, 2019  

Ousted Namaste CEO threatens legal action to set record straight

Company concluded there were breaches of fiduciary duty by Dollinger, its largest shareholder.

News Electronics General
December 17, 2018  

Amazon plans to open new distribution centre in Edmonton area; hire 600 workers

It will be the company’s 11th distribution facility in Canada.

News General
November 21, 2018  

About 150 Ikea jobs in Canada to be impacted by response to customer changes

The retailer expects to cut 7,500 jobs worldwide as it addresses urbanization, new technology and digitalization.

News General
October 30, 2018  

Office of Ontario ombudsman reviewing cannabis delivery complaints

Ontario Cannabis Store hampered by labour action at Canada Post and “unbelievably high demand”.

News General
October 23, 2018  

Walmart makes improvements to third-party marketplace

The retail chain will begin to roll out the improvements in mid-November.

News Construction Electronics General
October 11, 2018  

Walmart Canada spending $175M to improve stores across the country

Retail chain seeks to improve integration between its e-commerce business and physical locations.

News Electronics General
October 11, 2018  

Shopify opens first brick and mortar spot with goal of helping entrepreneurs

Los Angeles location will host workshops, talks and offer merchant support.

News Manufacturing General
July 18, 2018  

Intertape acquiring protective packaging firm Polyair for $146M

Their combined product bundle provides “significant cross-selling opportunities

News Government Manufacturing General
May 28, 2018  

Updated Canada-Israel free trade deal includes new chapter on gender, e-commerce

Controversial article recognizes merchandise from occupied territories such as the West Bank as products of Israel.

Insight Government Manufacturing General Operations
March 16, 2015  

Prepare a cyber defence

Manufacturers need to be aware of the threat to their businesses and place cyber security high on the action list.