TELUS Esports Series powered by Northern Arena hosts its first Rocket League Tournament

TELUS Esports Series powered by Northern Arena hosts its first Rocket League Tournament
VANCOUVER – Today, TELUS announced the launch of the TELUS Esports Series powered by Northern Arena, a six-week-long multi-tiered gaming league for Canadians age 15 and up with more than $50,000 worth of gaming and wellness prizes to be won. The TELUS Esports Series will feature the game Rocket League, a free-to-play, family-friendly sports-based video game. The tournament will take... Read More

Freedom Cannabis signs new deal to expand into extraction services

Freedom Cannabis signs new deal to expand into extraction services
EDMONTON – Visionstate Corp. (TSXV: VIS) reported that Freedom Cannabis Inc., a portfolio company of Visionstate Corp., has entered into a non-binding Memorandum of Understanding with one of Canada’s leading extraction companies, Cannabis Tolling Solutions, to collaborate on strategic business opportunities, including establishing an extraction division of Freedom Cannabis Inc. and other partnership opportunities that leverage the respective strengths of... Read More

Generation gamble? Millennials more willing to engage in bidding wars to get their dream home: TD Survey Shows

Generation gamble? Millennials more willing to engage in bidding wars to get their dream home: TD Survey Shows
  TORONTO – According to a recent real estate survey commissioned on behalf of TD, one-third of Canadians surveyed (32 per cent), are willing to take part in a bidding war in order to secure their dream home, as housing prices continue to soar in many markets across the country. Interestingly, the TD survey also reveals that a homebuyer’s willingness... Read More

Nuvei research reveals marketplaces experienced 81% growth in 2020

Nuvei research reveals marketplaces experienced 81% growth in 2020
MONTREAL –  New research from strategy consulting firm Edgar, Dunn & Company specialized in payments and digital financial services, commissioned by Nuvei Corporation (TSX: NVEI and NVEI.U), highlights the importance for marketplaces to build a future-proof payment strategy to maximize the opportunity for growth. The report “The Evolving Needs of Today’s Marketplace. Leveraging payment technology as a growth catalyst” also analyses best practices... Read More

Amazon generates over $800,000 in revenue per minute, a 44% increase in a year

Amazon generates over $800,000 in revenue per minute, a 44% increase in a year
  Amazon’s (NASDAQ: AMZN) position as one of big tech’s most profitable companies is highlighted by the firm’s staggering revenue per minute as more people shift to digital products necessitated by the pandemic. Data acquired and calculated by Finbold indicates that the eCommerce giant generated $837,350 in revenue per minute for Q1 2021, representing a growth of 44.04% from the $582,200 recorded during... Read More