The potential pitfall of a Tim Hortons-Burger King merger


A merger between Tim Hortons and Burger King makes sense financially. But merging corporate cultures is far more difficult

The Smart Way to Sell Ethnic Products

Fresh Organic Coconut Water in a Glass

With immigration on the rise and more Canadians trying new things, savvy firms will go global in their product mix

Meet the Man Funding Canada’s Tech Revival

John Ruffalo (Photo: Raina + Wilson)

The CEO of OMERS Ventures wants to kick-start Silicon Valley North. And he's putting his money where his mouth is

5 Essential Marketing Trends to Watch


An industry veteran pegs the marketing developments that no company can ignore this fall

Inside a Waterloo Firm’s Bold New Invention


The brand-new Myo armband allows users to control devices with Jedi-esque hand movements. Here's how it came to be

The Case Against Working in Clusters


Widely touted as hothouses for innovation and growth, industrial clusters might not actually help smaller exporters

Quebec to Get a New Domain Name

Canada, Quebec, province flag of Quebec

Will the new brand new .quebec domain create opportunities for businesses, or hold them back?

How a Cold Call Can Start a Business

Global Relay

One day, a Vancouver firm phoned U.S. regulators to inquire about new rules, and a multi-million-dollar business was born

Introducing Edmonton’s Fastest-Growing Companies


22 companies that demonstrate what it takes to build a thriving business in Alberta's capital

The Trouble with Too Much Free Trade


In this week's Export Wire: The feds look at port congestion; why CETA means change for cheese producers; and why seminal interest rates are going nowhere

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