Fleurish is a marijuana producer creating products specifically targeting female cannabis smokers. But how do you sell pot to women without 'pinkwashing?'
Only two per cent of venture capitalist investment goes to female led companies. “Its shocking to me that in 2018, I am still labeled as a female founder and not just a founder,” says Stephany Lapierre, founder and CEO of Tealbook. A recent study reveals that only two per cent of venture capitalist
The Canadian dollar is not about to make up the ground it lost against the greenback since NAFTA 2.0 talks started one year ago, even if a deal were inked today, according to an analyst calling for the loonie to slump to $US0.70 in 2019.
July saw slightly more homes sell than the previous month in Canada, good news for home sellers trying to unload their properties. The 1.9 per cent increase marks the third straight month of recovery after sales plunged at the beginning of the year, due to new mortgage rules. If you find yourself looking
U.S. President Donald Trump took to Twitter to lambaste some of his favourite targets on Wednesday, cheering the implementation of his tariffs.
Canada’s biggest banks are better equipped to weather a domestic housing price downturn than they were two years ago, even though total mortgage-related losses would be larger, and the nation’s two riskiest provinces account for a bigger chunk of mortgage portfolios, according to a new report.
British Columbia entrepreneur Dionne Laslo-Baker who started frozen treat business DeeBee's Organics in her kitchen is selling her all-natural creations in grocery stores across North America.
The Ontario government’s plan to delay the roll-out of brick-and-mortar recreational marijuana stores in the province weighed on shares of Canada’s pot companies in early trading on Tuesday, but one long-time Wall Street observer believes investors should be fired up about the decision.
From mining farm-to-table-cryptocurrency miners find creative ways to use the byproduct of excess heat. A recent study revealed that the total energy utilized for bitcoin mining is comparable to the total energy consumption of a country like Ireland. Closer to home, this year Hydro-Québec was allowed
Anxiety and frustration is rippling through Canadian businesses with ties to Saudi Arabia as tensions continue to flare between Ottawa and Riyadh. The increasingly heated discord over jailed human rights activists is beginning to rattle the confidence of Canada’s engineering and infrastructure giants
In the wake of Trump’s protectionist tariffs, some investors are looking to Clearwater Seafood as way to brace for the potential upcoming trade wars.
Medical marijuana dispensaries are encouraged by Shoppers Drug Mart taking the product mainstream, but are concerned about how they'll approach the it.
If you’re someone under the age of 40 and were hoping to see an increase in home vacancies, tough luck. A survey released by Re/Max shows that about 80 per cent of baby boomers in Canada are planning on staying in their homes over the next five years and renovating, rather than moving out and downsizing
While some brewers are eager to sign up for selling beer for a loonie, others are worried about rising costs, including the aluminum tariffs now in effect.
Pain at the gas pumps will not be an issue if escalating tensions between Ottawa and Saudi Arabia result in the oil-rich Gulf state halting Canada-bound shipments of its most famous export, according to a leading petroleum industry expert. Dan McTeague, a senior analyst at the fuel price tracking website
CEO Bruce Linton says Canopy Growth is in a great position ahead of recreational marijuana legalization on October 17.
A Tim Hortons franchisee group claiming to represent more than half of the coffee and doughnut chain’s store operators expects the 87 per cent second quarter profit surge reported by parent company Restaurant Brands International (RBI) will brew frustration among its members.
Good news, Canada: mortgage debt is down ! Unfortunately it appears to be because fewer people are buying houses. If you are in the market for a new home, you better have deep pockets. This week’s million-dollar homes are in Toronto, Ont., Edmonton, Alta. and Delta, B.C. Which would you choose? Download
As bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies remain volatile, investor anxiety is high - but how high depends on your income and age.
Dizzying tailspins that recently wiped billions off the balance sheets of major U.S. technology companies should not sour investors on snapping up shares in industry-leading tech giants, according to a pair of analysts.
AirMiles and Samsung Canada announced a partnership that give Collectors the ability to get more Miles while completing everyday purchases via Samsung Pay.
The Canadian housing market remains unstable, the latest report from the CMHC shows. Toronto, Vancouver, Victoria and Hamilton are all flagged as particularly vulnerable to market instability, due to overvaluation and price acceleration. You can judge for yourself as you peruse this week’s collection
It can be a stock pickers market, but picking for a market that doesn’t exist yet can prove to be nothing more than a crapshoot.
The U.S.-China tensions have increasingly become a subject of concern and as more tariffs are slapped onto goods, investors are closely monitoring the trade war’s impact on the stock market.