Industry

Lessons in Turning Around a Business from Blackberry’s John Chen

“People don’t necessarily love what I say, but they know it’s the truth”

The Technology Saving In-Store Shopping

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More and more retailers are using beacons to merge in-store shopping with mobile access to information—and data shows they work

True Confessions of a Dragons’ Den Survivor

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Ian Bell's first experience pitching CBC's famous investors taught him what to do—and what not to do—the second time around

Infographic: The Problem with Ecommerce in Canada

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As Cyber Monday approaches, too few Canadian retailers know how to satiate growing demand for online shopping

The Real Reason Canadians Dislike Mobile Payments

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It has nothing to do with discomfort with the technology: the truth is, there are too many alternatives that work

Will This Company Save the Book Business?

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40 million North Americans own e-readers, but most still like print, too. It's the sweet spot BitLit hopes to capitalize on

How This Robot Manufacturer is Changing the World

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Clearpath Robotics has built a booming business selling state-of-the-art automatons that make dangerous work safer. But its most valuable asset isn't its machines—it's a staff that's on a mission

Why Canadians Don’t Love Mobile Payments—Yet

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Despite all the buzz surrounding smartphone-enabled shopping, the public still finds the technology clunky and risky

The Bold New Frontier of Vending Machines

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Smart brands have discovered that kiosks can be used to sell a lot more than cans of pop

Sales Tips from Canada’s Fastest-Growing Industrial Services Firms

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Lessons from 29 businesses who clean up doing dirty work

Will Wearable Tech Revolutionize Your Business?

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Consumers are less than impressed with smart glasses and watches, but innovative companies are starting to get the potential

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