By Lauren Fruncillo April 12, 2021 - 2:30 pm

Online Vegan Marketplace Vejii Launches in Canada

A short while after its launch in the US, Online Vegan Marketplace Vejii Launches in Canada. According to Vejii there are an estimated 2.3 million vegetarians and 850,000 vegans in Canada. The platform was launched in the U.S. in November of 2020 and has been

Alibaba set to support Canadian SMBs sell to China

"Alibaba are working to help Canadian SMBs expand to China," says Yulei Wang, Alibaba's vice president and head of North America. Speaking to Alibaba's news outlet Alizila, Yulei says that China is now experiencing a high demand for clean, safe and high-quality products from Canada.

Etsy Q1 earnings conference call sees Josh Silverman focus on supporting merchants in 2019

Josh Silverman yesterday outlined four strategic imperatives during Etsy Q1 earnings conference call which aim to support Etsy merchants. First, a best-class search and discovery experience. Second, enabling meaningful human connections. Third, building a trusted brand. Fourth, leveraging Etsy's vast global collection of unique items. Search

Post delays to Canada until March 2019

Royal Mail have issued their latest advice for shipments to Canada advising that there will be severe post delays to Canada over the entire Christmas period and potentially delays will continue until March 2019. The post delays to Canada are due to the extended industrial action

Canada closed for business as Royal Mail suspends shipments

Royal Mail announced before the weekend that they have suspended shipments to Canada until further notice. The ongoing postal negotiations and strikes between Canada Post and the Canadian Union of Postal Workers (CUPW) effectively mean that Canada closed their doors to incoming parcels and it's

eBay offers guidance on new North American trade deal

Last week the new North American trade deal between the USA, Canada and Mexico was revealed. The new United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA), when it is ratified, will replace the current North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). The new terms of the deal will have ramifications

Alibaba’s focus to help Canadian retailers succeed in China continues

Alibaba have just concluded the Canada leg of its North American roadshow in Vancouver by hosting the last in a series of workshops aimed at helping SME Canadian retailers sell to China. The all-day event, which followed two others held in Montreal and Toronto, positioned Tmall

Amazon in Canada to add 3K high tech jobs

Amazon in Canada has said it will be adding 3000 high tech jobs when it expands its Vancouver Tech Hub. The totally new jobs will include positions in ecommerce technology, cloud computing and machine learning. Amazon already has a total of 6000 Canadian employees. The

Why you should be considering China from Gateway ’17 Canada

Yesterday 2,500 small and medium size businesses signed up to attend Alibaba's Gateway '17 event in Toronto. Joined by registrants, exhibitors, and media, 95% (over 2,000) of the business registrants were from Canada and represented all 10 Canadian provinces. The remaining registrants traveled from six

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