Canadians plan to demand greater work-life balance post-pandemic

Canadians plan to demand greater work-life balance post-pandemic
New study uncovers culture-shift across the nation as people prepare to fly the pandemic coop EDMONTON –  Three-in-five Canadians aged 18-34 (59 per cent) are planning to make big proactive changes at work post-pandemic, and employers should take note. A new cross-Canada Athabasca University study has found respondents plan to ask for promotions and raises, and advocate more for themselves... Read More

Global Hemp closes property for Colorado Hemp Agro-Industrial Zone

Global Hemp closes property for Colorado Hemp Agro-Industrial Zone
    VANCOUVER –  GLOBAL HEMP GROUP INC. ( CSE: GHG ) / ( OTC:GBHPF ) / ( FRANKFURT: GHG ) / (CNSX:GHG.CN) reported that it has closed the transaction to acquire a strategic commercial/industrial property in northwest Colorado. GHG has advanced US$150,000 as a down payment on the property, with three equal payments equally spaced over the next 18 months, for a total... Read More

Record number of job vacancies in technical services, among others

Record number of job vacancies in technical services, among others
    OTTAWA – At the beginning of the first quarter of 2021, the second wave of COVID-19 was receding in many parts of Canada. As a result, public health restrictions were eased in early to mid-February in a number of provinces, including Ontario, Quebec, Manitoba and Alberta. Although the third wave of COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations began before the end of... Read More

Goodfood opens first automated local fulfillment centre in Ottawa

Goodfood opens first automated local fulfillment centre in Ottawa
  MONTREAL – Goodfood Market Corp. (TSX: FOOD), a leading online grocery company in Canada, reported that it had leased its first tech-enabled local fulfilment centre in Ottawa with automation capabilities able to deliver 4,000 products on a same-day or faster basis. Goodfood continues collaborating with Microsoft to build customized technology solutions enabling cutting-edge order orchestration and delivery processes. The... Read More