What we’re looking forward to in 2019: the Wisconsin Trade Venture

With only a few weeks of 2018 left, it's time to start planning for the new year. We're once again joining a delegation from Wisconsin on the Wisconsin Trade Venture to Canada, running March 24 to 29 with visits to Montreal, Quebec and Toronto, Ontario. You can learn more about the venture here. In the … Continue reading What we’re looking forward to in 2019: the Wisconsin Trade Venture

The hottest food and beverage trends in Canada.

An awareness of Canadian food and beverage trends - and changing consumer preferences - can help food processors and manufacturers better target their marketing and sales in Canada. According to Restaurants Canada, total food service sales in the country are projected to reach $88.7 billion in 2018, with millennials driving that growth. The hottest trends … Continue reading The hottest food and beverage trends in Canada.

More info about Canada’s new trade agreements

CPTPP, CETA, USMCA... so many acronyms. What do they mean? Well, for Canada, they mean an increasing global trade network, thanks to new deals with new foreign partners. And today, we're going to help you learn what the acronyms mean. The United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) The USMCA is the new name for the renegotiated North … Continue reading More info about Canada’s new trade agreements

Ikea is innovating furniture sales in Canada

Did you see this? Ikea is once again changing the furniture-shopping landscape by offering a furniture Sell-Back Program here in Canada. The program allows people the opportunity to return used Ikea furniture for a store credit to be used toward redecorating their home. (We recommend reading the entire article for full details of the program.) … Continue reading Ikea is innovating furniture sales in Canada