Protein Industries Canada invests in new plant-based products made using Canadian-grown crops

Protein Industries Canada invests in new plant-based products made using Canadian-grown crops
WINNIPEG – Protein Industries Canada today reported a co-investment into a project that will utilize some of Canada’s most widely grown crops in the development of new plant-based foods and ingredients. Merit Functional Foods, TWC Nutrition, Daiya Foods and Grand River Foods are partnering to utilize Merit Functional Foods’ pea, canola and blended pea-canola protein ingredients in new plant-based products. This could include... Read More

Vendasta announces historic $119.5M round to revolutionize small business technology

Vendasta announces historic $119.5M round to revolutionize small business technology
  SASKATOON – Today, Vendasta reported C$119.5 million in financing to further accelerate the sales growth of its end-to-end ecommerce platform for companies who provide digital products and services to small and medium businesses (SMBs) worldwide. The raise is led by New York-based Lugard Road Capital, joined by Nicola Wealth, the Canadian Business Growth Fund, and a set of existing... Read More

Field Trip receives conditional approval to up-list to the Toronto Stock Exchange, first psychedelics company to list on the TSX mainboard

Field Trip receives conditional approval to up-list to the Toronto Stock Exchange, first psychedelics company to list on the TSX mainboard
  TORONTO – Field Trip Health Ltd. (CSE: FTRP; FTRP.WT; OTCQX: FTRPF), a leader in the development and delivery of psychedelic therapies, reported that it has received conditional approval to list its common shares and warrants on the Toronto Stock Exchange. The listing is subject to the company fulfilling certain requirements of the TSX in accordance with the terms of... Read More

Equifax Canada data indicates COVID-19 financial crisis is not over for consumers, small businesses

Equifax Canada data indicates COVID-19 financial crisis is not over for consumers, small businesses
  TORONTO- Equifax Canada has released new data indicating that COVID-19 has had a varying impact on consumers and businesses. Many are hurting financially, whereas others have seen improvements to their financial standing. On average consumers have seen their credit card balances decline during the pandemic and the lower debt levels have combined with fewer missed payments to generally boost... Read More

Pure Extracts receives purchase order from British Columbia

Pure Extracts receives purchase order from British Columbia
VANCOUVER – Pure Extracts Technologies Corp. (CSE: PULL) (OTC: PRXTF) (XFRA: A2QJAJ), a plant-based extraction company focused on cannabis, hemp and the rapidly emerging psychedelic sector, reported that its wholly owned subsidiary, Pure Extracts Manufacturing Corp., through its distribution partner, has received an initial purchase order for its edible cannabis gummies from the British Columbia Liquor Distribution Branch. Demand for... Read More