Swimco goes bankrupt after 45 years in business

Calgary-based Swimco has gone bankrupt after 45 years in business.  The swimwear retailer had filed a notice of intention to restructure in June, when

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Skiing and winter cycling see surge in business ahead of pandemic winter in Edmonton

Edmontonians are looking to find ways to stay active during the COVID-19 pandemic winter, and shops are seeing asurge in interest for skiing and winter

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‘You’ve got to be passionate’: Why putting heart into this new Winnipeg business paid off

These Winnipeggers saw small business owners in Manitoba struggling to connect with customers during the pandemic. So they started a website to fix that.

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A local business is launching UV light disinfecting technology

The team at Wave of the Future 3D is launching their take on UV light door handle disinfecting technology. Source link [Prosperity] Top Canadian

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No business yet for Lethbridge Economic Recovery ‘One Stop Shop’

The Lethbridge region Economic Recovery Task Force says its new ‘One Stop Shop’ business resource centre is up and running this week, but organizers

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Saddle Lake Cree Nation family business crafts PPE that honours Indigenous culture

A family business operating out of the Saddle Lake Cree Nation, around 125 kilometres northeast of Edmonton, is finding success creating personal protective equipment that draws

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Robson Street business owner fears wave of closures without rent relief

When the COVID-19 pandemic reached Vancouver, restaurant owner Angela Du watched as a steady stream of tourists on Robson Street vanished at the worst

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Walmart makes joint bid with Microsoft to buy Tiktok’s U.S. business – National

Walmart is the latest company to want a piece of TikTok, the popular Chinese-owned video app that has come under fire from the Trump

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Alberta business owners pessimistic about province’s long-term future, survey shows

Many Alberta businesses recently surveyed are not hopeful about the province’s future, according to the Alberta Chambers of Commerce.  Compared to data from a

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Alberta business federation calls for changes to federal aid programs

Low uptake in the federal government’s programs for small businesses has Alberta’s chapter of the Canadian Federation of Independent Business (CFIB) calling for immediate

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