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Product Market Fails Improve Long Term Success

In order to target consumers effectively with product marketing, companies need to accept failure as a win, says Tara Scott, vice-president of commercial growth strategy and execution for Coca-Cola Canada Bottling. Additionally, while speakin... Canada Opens Ontario Design Studios

Assessing The Environment Cost Of eCommerce

How can the environmental cost of the eCommerce boom be fairly assessed? David Czupryna, head of ESG client portfolio management at Candriam, says in 2017, they wrote that, depending on the situation, eCommerce could “represent the tip of... Canada Opens Ontario Design Studios

Holiday Shopping Not Cancelled This Year

Holiday shopping will commence despite COVID-19, with Canadian consumers planning to shop largely online and many planning to shop last minute, says a survey by Nearly half of respondents (43 per cent) already started their hol... Canada Opens Ontario Design Studios

Consumers Confused About Fuel Product Offerings

Consumers remain confused about the multiple fuel product offerings in the marketplace, says a study by the Outdoor Power Equipment Institute (OPEI). The U.S. study, which has been conducted annually for seven years, shows lack of education, ina... Canada Opens Ontario Design Studios

Uncertainty Lingers Among Canadian Business Leaders

A significant number of Canadian business leaders are pessimistic about the prospects of the national economy over the next 12 months, says a survey by the Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada (CPA Canada). Roughly three-in-10 (29 per... Canada Opens Ontario Design Studios

CFIB Wants Tax Changes For Small Business

With Parliament back to work and pre-budget season in full swing, the Canadian Federation of Independent Business (CFIB) is urging all parties to put forward policies that make it more affordable to own, operate, and pass on a small business, in...

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