Growing regional brewery reinvests in key technology
To scale up, but still keep priorities and costs in check, Beau’s Brewing Co. has selectively invested in top bottling technology for its small-town Ontario plantREAD MORE ❯
Allowing staff to work from home pays off for answering service
New technology allows a portion of Answerplus staff to work away from the firm’s offices in Edmonton, Hamilton, Toronto and MontrealREAD MORE ❯
Hearing-aid providers see opportunity as wearable tech explodes
Connect Hearing says the popularity of in-ear wearables is helping the company change the conversation about hearing lossREAD MORE ❯
How an Ontario producer is thriving, thanks to greenhouse technology
In 1999, Nature Fresh Farms was a new grower that wanted to focus on technology and innovation. Today, it has achieved that goal and more.WATCH MORE ❯
Tech firm Jobber hits it big by thinking little – as in plumbers, painters and electricians
Edmonton firm expands global sales of software designed specifically for small service companiesREAD MORE ❯
Mid-sized Canadian company hedges bets by opening U.S. office
Bond Brand Loyalty wants to stay close to American decision makersREAD MORE ❯
Health-care data in the cloud? Early adopter took a giant leap, and it paid off
The decision to go with the cloud may seem like a no-brainer now, but for Think Research there were pros and cons to consider back in 2010READ MORE ❯
Artificial intelligence reduces the pain of online bookkeeping
With its new level of automation keeping costs low, Bench appeals to small businesses across North AmericaREAD MORE ❯
How this manufacturer is breaking the mold to remain competitive in a legacy Industry
The last decade has been a time of profound change for Cavalier Tool and Manufacturing, a Windsor, Ont.-based company that makes high-pressure injection molds used in the automotive industry and for consumer goods.WATCH MORE ❯
To manage rapid growth, Blo Blow Dry Bar is helping franchise partners learn operations and marketing with Docebo-enabled online courses
From a ‘throwing-darts’ system of estimating inventory, K.N. Crowder Manufacturing Inc. has slid over to a modern enterprise resource planning system
SPONSOR CONTENT How this company is changing the future of hearing aids
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Jayman Homes experienced a tech turning point in 1995. By adopting Fast Management, software that streamlines purchasing and scheduling, the Calgary company could grow
Hammer? Check. Drill? Check. Tablet? EllisDon adopts San Francisco-based Fieldwire’s app as the software serves the ‘forgotten’ people in the field
After The Score sold its legacy TV business to Rogers, it seized the moment and pushed its app into the stratosphere. It is currently used by 3.9-million consumers monthly
Software company Benevity identified a hunger among large employers for a better system of online charitable giving
With Nudge Rewards app, the company communicates directly with employees through their smartphones
Online joins outdoors as administrators of the global award modernize their educational program with digital technology
Agnora, an Ontario glass manufacturer, took a chance by upgrading to a $2-million printer. But the investment in technology has led to new business
Despite the risk and expense, Rubikloud Technologies signed up for the big three. The flexibility allows it to reach large multinational retail customers who use the platform to automate day-to-day processes
SPONSOR CONTENT How big data is helping an Ontario greenhouse grow
Nature Fresh Farms is always growing – literally. Its current operations are spread over 175 acres with another 32 acres being added soon.
At Monster Canada, AI underpins the firm's new smartphone app - the most convenient way to find a job
At the forefront of the agricultural data revolution, this Winnipeg company aims to deliver information that farmers truly need
When the Mississauga company started in 1999, cloud-based computing was relatively untested. Now, with tech that updates regularly, caregivers can keep up in both clinical and business spheres
Vancouver to Seattle or Tofino: For the seaplane firm, there seems to be no end of expansion opportunities – even to the English Channel and China
Toronto spin studio 6ix Cycle tried geo-targeting social media ads and found a 2-per-cent growth in usage as a result
Both products and operations got a technology overhaul when Toronto-based data research company Delvinia grew to 150 employees.
Food wholesaler Flanagan launches an online e-commerce forum designed to connect small, local food growers directly with purchasing outlets
ABC Recycling, based in Burnaby, B.C., finds that, despite the technological developments in the industry, the trust needed to do business effectively requires a face-to-face approach
SPONSOR CONTENT How lighting manufacturer Lumenpulse is changing architecture
In 2006, Lumenpulse launched in Montreal with a focus on the future. They saw high-efficiency LED lights as a nanotechnology capable of much bigger things
But Appnovation’s acquisition strategy beat the odds of failure, according to studies, so companies should know what they are getting into before pursuing M&A strategies, experts caution
Canadian businesses are focusing their efforts on technological adaptation. But remembering employees’ physical and mental health needs is paramount
Though it started as an access point to personal wellness services, Mike Serbinis’s company decided to add a new dimension, going up against the traditional health-insurance industry
Company picked right moment to enter market for helping clients use the cloud.
From cyberattacks to cash-flow concerns, here are five issues SMBs can deal with
HVAC company’s decision to go digital not only cut the time searching for answers and helped increase sales, but also freed up office space
Manufacturing facilities with cutting-edge technology also produce garments for Banana Republic and Hugo Boss
With two grown daughters, Marion Frankel and her husband, Mark, anticipated becoming grandparents in the near future – just not three times over in the span of five months
Journalism remains the core value proposition of The Globe and Mail, but like any modern, innovative business, great technology is required to deliver customers what they need: timely, engaging, relevant products.
Aside from an international e-commerce platform, being Canadian was also a plus for the e-book and e-reader retailer when seeking markets abroad.
PayPal Canada president Paul Parisi offers tips on how to improve customers’ online shopping experience.
Revamping Henry’s e-commerce site resulted in double-digit gains in mobile purchases.
How Entripy Custom Clothing went from a one-person basement operation and is now expanding to a 50,000-square-foot facility in Oakville, Ont.
Saskatoon-based Superior Cabinets undertook a major turnaround based on technologies to slash inefficiencies.
Smart-thermostat company’s focus included remote-sensor capability and flexibility around customers’ needs.
The health marketing agency started out with a problem due to growing pains. Its solution ended up pushing it in a new direction.
WATCH: Synaptive Medical explains how acquiring a tech company made sense for the business.
Lumenpulse has designed an office building where interaction happens more naturally.
Though the company sells some widely recognized brands of liquors and wines, it still decided it could use a sales-tool boost.
Paolo Kalaw started Nimbyx Ltd. after an idea at business school caught his interest.
Mid-sized firms are increasingly stressed, given global economic developments and the recent U.S. election. Experts suggest they stick to what they do best over the coming year.
Protocase Inc. also makes servers and metal enclosures for a variety of industries.
Though it started with e-learning tech, Halifax-based REDspace had to grow in a hurry when it attracted the interest of Viacom Inc.
Founder of Vancouver-based art-supply chain decided on incremental, steady growth for Opus.
Logojoy aimed to create an easy-to-use website that allows customers to make choices through microservices technology
The ad agency industry is prone to disruption more than many sectors, as clients migrate online and embrace social media
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Classroom-tech company ended up going straight to the people using its product.
Having built its business through online shopping and ‘demand shaping,’ Frank + Oak decided it was big enough to take a crack at women’s wear.
The system that allows people to pay with their bank cards rolled out flash pay, facing challenges coming from many directions.
While aiding businesses to track environmental, health, safety and quality performance, Intelex hopes the collective data will contribute to addressing climate change
‘ I feel your pain,’ says game developer Big Viking. But try being in the mobile gaming space
A marketing push that included individual strategies for different countries put the Vancouver train-tour company on track to build its business