Small Canadian businesses unite to tackle Amazon and online business

Small business from across Canada are uniting to tackle Amazon and find a foothold online with a new website named Not-Amazon.ca, designed to connect local businesses with customers Started in the Greater Toronto Area, small businesses have joined from Halifax, Calgary and Vancouver among other places as they look to successful trade online Surveys by…

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Leading ecommerce platform opens to Canadian businesses as online sales continue to strengthen

Ecommerce acceleration platform MikMak has announced its software for ecommerce enablement and analytics software is open to Canadian businesses This comes as 2020 has seen consumer demand for ecommerce accelerate the equivalent of 10 years in the course of year The company, which has seen a 200% growth this year, has also expanded into the…

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Successful second quarter sees Sobeys parent company expand to win ‘ecommerce battle in Canada’

Empire Co.Ltd, the parent company of grocery chain Sobeys and online grocery delivery service Voila has seen a profit of CA$161 million and has announced new plans to expand The company is looking to push Voila out to Alberta next year as its ecommerce arm becomes more and more successful. These plans include a new…

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More small businesses move online as .CA domain rises above 3 million sites

 The Canadian Internet Registration Authority (CIRA) has announced that there is over 3 million .CA domains under management, reaching the mark on November 30th .CA registrations are up 34% in 2020 over 2019 as more companies adopt ecommerce, especially small businesses. .CA currently stands as the 12th largest country code domain in the world Released…

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