International Trade

The Secret to Quick Global Expansion

Vancouver's Appnovation has grown quickly by staying close to its clients' locations and mining their huge need for open-source programmers

Why the Era of Cheap Global Labour is Over

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Rising wages around the world are forcing exporters with global supply chains to rethink where and how to get low-wage workers

How to Grow a Business by Connecting People

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For one London, Ont. firm, the decision to shift direction has been the key to success outside of Canada

Inside the Secret World of Cheap Flights

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In this week's Export Wire: Take advantage of fifth freedom flights; exports to the EU soar; and why Canada's labour laws might be hurting free trade

The Real Opportunity in Big Data

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Massive data crunching isn’t just for massive firms. Small exporters can take advantage of it too

The Trouble with Europe Today

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The EU is facing some serious economic challenges heading into fall, but there's reason to believe things will improve

Why You Should Beware Aging Markets

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In 2014, big nations don't necessarily mean big export opportunities. It's smarter to focus on young, rising populations

Prepare for a Global Surge in Spending

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Purchasing managers the world over have strong buying forecasts heading into 2015, and it's great news for exporters

How to Avoid Getting Lost in Translation

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Adapting your business to new markets and cultures requires a lot of market savvy. Just ask Prophix Software

Turkey’s Growing Hunger for Imported Food

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New affluence is whetting appetites for Canadian food, but Turkey's regulatory environment remains demanding

The Case Against Working in Clusters

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

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