Deliveries to increase into 2021 as ecommerce boom continues

Purolator CEO John Ferguson has said the company is expecting to deliver 46 million packages through December this year The Canadian courier is seeing package volume 10% higher then expected as large and small businesses alike move to online sales this Christmas season Total deliveries for Purolator are up 50% whilst ecommerce based deliveries have…

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Small businesses and communities get creative as 71% of Canadians expected to shop online

 Neighbourhood associations and small businesses are looking to more creative ideas to engage with customers ahead of the christmas season  Many local Business Improvement Area’s have looked to innovate and find new ways to connect with local customer bases. In Oakville and Beach Village, Toronto, online gift guides have been created to directly link customers…

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Big online sales help small businesses have a good start to the Christmas season

Small Business Saturday and Cyber Monday have given small businesses a good start to the Christmas season as online sales climbed Ecommerce platform provider Bigcommerce saw sales increase 74% during the 5 day period with the Sunday sales rising 86% year over year The total number of orders from the Thursday to Monday period increased…

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Burger King Tweets on International Womens day

Burger King UK under fire for tweeting ‘Women belong in the kitchen’ tweet on International Women’s Day

With yesterday being International Womens Day, many social media accounts for companies were posting about it. From messages thanking their female members of staff, to empowering posts about equality and raising funds for womens rights charities, there was a wide array of social media being used for good. However, there is always some attempts that…

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7 in 10 small businesses feel better equipped now following the second wave

A new report by Scotiabank found that 7 out of 10 small businesses asked said they were confident having survived Covid-19’s second wave and lockdown measures A further 4 in 10 said that they were ‘very’ or ‘extremely’ confident for the future. The report saw that many businesses feel far better equipped then prior to…

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Google launches new stats report to help SEO, developers and advertisers

The search engine giant has announced the launch of a new crawl stats report in Google Search Console, aimed at making it easier to spot issues with Google Crawling The new report will offer new data, including comprehensive summaries, detail information on host status and total crawl requests The new influx of data and options…

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