Employee-focused tech helps put Golf Town back in the swing of things
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‘Aha’ moment in pitch to Nike took Calgary charitable-giving firm from startup to success
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How artificial intelligence is transforming the recruitment process
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Farmers Edge puts precision tech at producer’s fingertips
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PointClickCare leads senior sector with ‘cloud first’ approach
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 spheresREAD MORE ❯
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.READ MORE ❯
Harbour Air transports its business model to coastal cities beyond B.C.
Vancouver to Seattle or Tofino: For the seaplane firm, there seems to be no end of expansion opportunities – even to the English Channel and ChinaREAD MORE ❯
An alternative to word-of-mouth advertising for small businesses
Toronto spin studio 6ix Cycle tried geo-targeting social media ads and found a 2-per-cent growth in usage as a resultREAD MORE ❯
What to do when your company reaches the size tipping point
Both products and operations got a technology overhaul when Toronto-based data research company Delvinia grew to 150 employees.READ MORE ❯
How The Globe and Mail uses data to be more than just a newspaper
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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.
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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
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
Lumenpulse has designed an office building where interaction happens more naturally.
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.
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
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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.
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
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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
The health marketing agency started out with a problem due to growing pains. Its solution ended up pushing it in a new direction.
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