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Exporting success

Discover how Canadian businesses, entrepreneurs and exporters are thriving in Canada’s broad and growing global trade network. These stories highlight how Canada’s trade agreements, programs and services are helping Canadian companies of all sizes and operating across all sectors and regions succeed in new international markets.

Publication dateCountryStories
2019-03-12 Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, Vietnam, Asia-Pacific

7shifts helps restaurants and staff manage shift work

Jordan Boesch started a new company, 7shifts, which now employs close to 90 people and sells its scheduling software to 10,000 restaurants in more than 20 countries around the world.

Publication date: 2019-03-12
Country(s): Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, Vietnam
Region(s): Asia-Pacific
Category(s): Trade diversification, CPTPP

2019-06-07 Belgium, India

A diamond from the Northwest Territories that is a cut above the rest

The Diavik Diamond Mine in Canada’s Northwest Territories has serious bragging rights for producing the biggest and brightest.

Publication date: 2019-06-07
Country(s): Belgium, India
Region(s): Asia-Pacific, Europe
Category(s): Trade diversification

2019-07-29 China, Japan, Asia-Pacific, Europe
The Inuit-owned Saputi is a large 76-metre multi-species factory freezer trawler

Asian and European markets teem with opportunity for Canada’s northern fisheries

The Fisheries Division of Qikiqtaaluk Corporation is a major player in the Canadian offshore cold-water shrimp and turbot industries.

Publication date: 2019-07-29
Country(s): China, Japan
Region(s): Asia-Pacific, Europe
Category(s): Trade diversification, Fish and Seafood

2019-05-16 France, Germany

Béké-Bobo, a therapeutic teddy bear with a mission to soothe children in pain.

If you have a child younger than eight years old in Quebec, chances are you have come across the soothing powers of the Béké-Bobo therapeutic teddy bear.

Publication date: 2019-05-16
Country(s): France, Germany
Region(s): Europe
Category(s): Children, Health, Trade diversification

2019-02-11 Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, Vietnam, Asia-Pacific

BI Pure Water keeps water primed for a better future

Scott Foster has an abiding love of nature and a saying he keeps close to his heart, “Money doesn’t solve problems, people solve problems.”
The president of Vancouver-based BI Pure Water is accustomed to solving water-treatment problems worldwide. It’s part of his passion for nature.

Publication date: 2019-02-11
Country(s): Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, Vietnam
Region(s): Asia-Pacific
Category(s): Trade diversification, CPTPP

2019-02-11 Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, Vietnam, Asia-Pacific

Biba technology makes playgrounds even more fun for children

Vancouver’s outdoor lifestyle has turned out to be a potent marketing tool for Biba Ventures Inc. (Biba), as the young, west coast company pitches its playground technology around the world.

Publication date: 2019-02-11
Country(s): Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, Vietnam
Region(s): Asia-Pacific
Category(s): Trade diversification, CPTPP

2019-06-07 Canada, United States, China, North America, Asia-Pacific

Business introductions and market intelligence fuel consultancy’s growth

Marie-Josée Lavoie founded GreenCompete in 2008 to help companies market their green products or find green partners and suppliers. The company has expanded into the United States and China with assistance from Business Women in International Trade (BWIT).

Publication date: 2019-06-07
Country(s): Canada, United States, China
Region(s): North America, Asia-Pacific
Category(s): Professional Services, BWIT

2019-07-25 Republic of Korea, Vietnam, Asia-Pacific, North America
Pillitteri family winery.

Canadian award-winning icewine pleases palates in world markets

When Gary Pillitteri’s wine won a gold medal at a local competition, he knew his dream to establish a winery could become a reality.

Publication date: 2019-07-25
Country(s): Republic of Korea, Vietnam
Region(s): Asia-Pacific, North America
Category(s): Trade diversification, Wine, Beer and Spirits

2018-09-15 United States, North America

Canadian company fuels future of flight

A Canadian Trade Commissioner Service fast-track client, Agrisoma Biosciences, based in Gatineau, Quebec, is revolutionizing the jet fuel industry with the world’s first partially plant-powered transatlantic flight.

Publication date: 2018-09-15
Country(s): United States
Region(s): North America
Category(s): Clean technologies, Trade diversification

2019-08-14 New Zealand, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States, Asia-Pacific, Europe, Middle East and North Africa, North America
Three people holding a food sample

Canadian honey leaves its mark in space, and on Earth

Island Abbey Foods now employs about 100 people, making it one of Prince Edward Island’s largest and most prominent privately-owned businesses.

Publication date: 2019-08-14
Country(s): New Zealand, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States
Region(s): Asia-Pacific, Europe, Middle East and North Africa, North America
Category(s): Trade diversification

2019-02-27 Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, Vietnam, Asia-Pacific

CarbonCure Technologies strengthens concrete and the fight against global warming

CarbonCure Technologies is bringing a breath of fresh air, both literally and figuratively, to the global concrete industry.

Publication date: 2019-02-27
Country(s): Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, Vietnam
Region(s): Asia-Pacific
Category(s): Trade diversification, CPTPP

2019-03-06 Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, Vietnam, Asia-Pacific

Circle of life from Bangladesh to Canada leads to success in Prince Edward Island

The legacy of a village school teacher in Bangladesh has fueled a multi-million dollar biomedical venture in Prince Edward Island.

Publication date: 2019-03-06
Country(s): Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, Vietnam
Region(s): Asia-Pacific
Category(s): Trade diversification, CPTPP

2019-07-05 France, Europe

Cirque Éloize: Its playground is the whole planet!

Combining circus arts with music, dance and theatre, Cirque Éloize has now done more than 5,500 performances in over 550 cities around the globe.

Publication date: 2019-07-05
Country(s): France
Region(s): Europe
Category(s): Trade diversification

2019-09-06 Italy, Japan, France, Portugal, Spain

Clearwater Seafoods ships Atlantic Canada flavours to the world

Bedford, Nova Scotia-based Clearwater Seafoods has more than $600 million in annual sales, and some 1,900 employees in seven countries.

Publication date: 2019-09-06
Country(s): Italy, Japan, France, Portugal, Spain
Region(s): Asia-Pacific, Europe
Category(s): CPTPP, CETA, Trade diversification

2019-02-11 Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, Vietnam, Asia-Pacific

Cypher Environmental looks to broaden its export reach to the world

Joseph Kurgat has made a remarkable journey. After qualifying as an accountant in his native Kenya, he came to Canada to further his studies and then joined Cypher Environmental Ltd. (Cypher), a Winnipeg, Manitoba-based manufacturer of environmentally friendly road-making materials. Today, at just 26 years old, Kurgat manages Cypher’s production plant.

Publication date: 2019-02-11
Country(s): Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, Vietnam
Region(s): Asia-Pacific
Category(s): Trade diversification, CPTPP

2019-05-21 Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, Vietnam

Dr. Oetker’s $200-million investment in Canada spurs exports

Dr. Oetker employs almost 400 Canadians at an office and factory in Mississauga and a second factory in London.

Publication date: 2019-05-21
Country(s): Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, Vietnam
Region(s): Asia-Pacific
Category(s): Trade diversification, CPTPP

2019-02-11 Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, Vietnam, Asia-Pacific

Duha Group helps the world find its colours

When Rick Duha first went to Chile to expand his family business into a new market, he flipped through a phone book to find paint company listings. Duha wasn’t afraid to cold call businesses to establish trade partnerships for products like the paint colour cards found in hardware stores across Canada. He’s part of the Duha Group, based in Winnipeg, Manitoba, which manufactures colour marketing tools and colour systems.

Publication date: 2019-02-11
Country(s): Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, Vietnam
Region(s): Asia-Pacific
Category(s): Trade diversification, CPTPP

2019-02-11 Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, Vietnam, Asia-Pacific

Enbala helps the world energize efficiently

Canada and the United Kingdom threw out a challenge to their energy entrepreneurs last October: come up with a technology that can transform traditional electricity grids into energy systems that efficiently integrate power from diverse sources. Over the next two-and-a-half years, six teams from the two countries will receive up to $3 million each to devise such a system, with the winner collecting another $1 million.

Publication date: 2019-02-11
Country(s): Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, Vietnam
Region(s): Asia-Pacific
Category(s): Trade diversification, CPTPP

2019-07-15 France, Germany, United Kingdom, Europe
Man working in woodworking shop.

eSight designs and manufactures electronic eyewear for people with severe vision loss.

eSight designs and manufactures electronic eyewear for people with severe vision loss.

Publication date: 2019-07-15
Country(s): France, Germany, United Kingdom
Region(s): Europe
Category(s): Trade diversification

2019-02-11 Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, Vietnam, Asia-Pacific

Family-owned cherry producer Jealous Fruits is exporting sweetness to the world

Not unlike highly coveted truffles or the anticipated Beaujolais nouveau, Jealous Fruits’ cherries are a seasonal luxury that lifts the spirits of consumers, whether in grandma’s homemade pie or as a coulis used as a garnish at Michelin-star restaurants around the word.

Publication date: 2019-02-11
Country(s): Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, Vietnam
Region(s): Asia-Pacific
Category(s): Trade diversification, CPTPP

2018-08-31 United States, North America

First-ever Canadian LGBTQ2 trade mission

The Philadelphia conference in August was the largest gathering of LGBT chambers of commerce and LGBT-owned businesses in the world.

Publication date: 2018-08-31
Country(s): United States
Region(s): North America
Category(s): Human rights, Trade diversification

2019-03-14 Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, Vietnam, Asia-Pacific

Fredericton’s C-Therm Technologies helps NASA and the U.S. Navy measure heat

C-Therm Technologies developed an innovative product that’s used by NASA and the United States Navy and large corporations such as Adidas and the 3M Company.

Publication date: 2019-03-14
Country(s): Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, Vietnam
Region(s): Asia-Pacific
Category(s): Trade diversification, CPTPP

2019-06-07 Canada, United Kingdom, North America, Europe

Funding programs help entrepreneur expand to Europe

The business has adopted the motto “better is absolutely possible”. It’s this ambitious approach – coupled with support from Business Women in International Trade (BWIT) – that fuelled the company’s international growth.

Publication date: 2019-06-07
Country(s): Canada, United Kingdom
Region(s): North America, Europe
Category(s): Consumer Products, BWIT

2019-07-29 Brazil, China, Israel, United Kingdom, Asia-Pacific, Europe, Latin America and the Caribbean, Middle East and North Africa
Roadway lights lighting up the road at night.

Halifax company helps illuminate the world with smart streetlights

LED Roadway Lighting began as a lighting company but has transformed itself into a clean-technology business with a global reach.

Publication date: 2019-07-29
Country(s): China, Israel, United Kingdom
Region(s): Asia-Pacific, Europe, Latin America and the Caribbean, Middle East and North Africa
Category(s): Trade diversification, Clean Technologies

2019-03-06 Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, Vietnam, Asia-Pacific

Halifax photo booth finds international success in a snap

Halifax-based Sue Siri is the founder and CEO of Iris Booth, the world’s first professional photo booth.

Publication date: 2019-03-06
Country(s): Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, Vietnam
Region(s): Asia-Pacific
Category(s): Trade diversification, CPTPP

2019-07-08 Australia, New Zealand, Peru, United States, United Kingdom

HUDSON Boat Works rides wave of success in global markets

Based in London, Ontario, HUDSON Boat Works designs and manufactures elite racing shells for Olympic and World Rowing Championship teams.

Publication date: 2019-07-08
Country(s): Australia, New Zealand, Peru, United States, United Kingdom
Region(s): Asia-Pacific, Europe, North America
Category(s): Trade diversification, CETA, CPTPP

2019-03-14 Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, Vietnam, Asia-Pacific

Kayak Distribution sees opportunities in turbulent trade waters

A Canadian kayak maker is proving how smart ideas can beat trade protectionism.

Publication date: 2019-03-14
Country(s): Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, Vietnam
Region(s): Asia-Pacific
Category(s): Trade diversification, CPTPP

2019-05-08 Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, Vietnam, Asia-Pacific

Laipac connects the world with its locator devices

Though it employs only 20 people, Laipac has sold its GPS-enabled monitoring and tracking devices in more than 100 countries around the world.

Publication date: 2019-05-08
Country(s): Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, Vietnam
Region(s): Asia-Pacific
Category(s): Trade diversification, CPTPP

2019-05-08 Asia, Australia, Brunei, Chile, Germany, Ireland, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, Vietnam, Asia-Pacific, Europe

Laughing Lichen introduces northern Canada wildcraft products to overseas markets

Amy Maund established her company, Laughing Lichen, in 2011 to create products such as soaps, salves and seasonings in an ecological way.

Publication date: 2019-05-08
Country(s): Asia, Australia, Brunei, Chile, Germany, Ireland, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, Vietnam
Region(s): Asia-Pacific, Europe
Category(s): Trade diversification, CPTPP, CETA

2019-02-11 Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, Vietnam, Asia-Pacific

Manitoba pork exporter sets sights on expanding Asian trade success

Turning a $500,000 investment into a $750-million business that exports Canada’s largest amount of pork to Japan isn’t something HyLife could have done without having access to international trade.

Publication date: 2019-02-11
Country(s): Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, Vietnam
Region(s): Asia-Pacific
Category(s): Trade diversification, CPTPP

2019-02-11 Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, Vietnam, Asia-Pacific

Masitek Instruments taps Canada’s diversity when going global

Masitek Instruments is one of many exporters that have come to realize the benefits of harnessing Canada’s rich diversity.

Publication date: 2019-02-11
Country(s): Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, Vietnam
Region(s): Asia-Pacific
Category(s):Trade diversification, CPTPP

2019-02-27 Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, Vietnam, Asia-Pacific

Measurand sensors help keep people safe across the globe

It’s no exaggeration to say that the movement sensors of Measurand Inc. have prevented a host of deadly and costly disasters in mines, dams, tunnels and buildings around the world.

Publication date: 2019-02-27
Country(s): Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, Vietnam
Region(s): Asia-Pacific
Category(s): Trade diversification, CPTPP

2019-03-12 Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, Vietnam, Asia-Pacific

Metamaterial Technologies finds sweet spot for science in Nova Scotia

Metamaterial Technologies Inc. is a pioneer in adapting the science behind some of the most intricate structures found in nature to create complex materials that can absorb, block or enhance light waves.

Publication date: 2019-03-12
Country(s): Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, Vietnam
Region(s): Asia-Pacific
Category(s): Trade diversification, CPTPP

2019-03-20 Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, Vietnam, Asia-Pacific

Montreal company’s portable water pumps help wildland firefighters around the world

WATERAX has become the gold standard for lightweight, high-pressure portable fire pumps used around the world.

Publication date: 2019-03-20
Country(s): Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, Vietnam
Region(s): Asia-Pacific
Category(s): Trade diversification, CPTPP

2019-02-11 Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, Vietnam, Asia-Pacific

Motion Metrics International detects further market opportunities abroad

Enter Motion Metrics International, a Vancouver-based company whose ShovelMetrics system uses high-resolution cameras and artificial intelligence to detect missing or worn shovel teeth. An alarm sounds if a tooth breaks off. The system also provides detailed particle-size analysis of the material loaded into the shovel bucket, which is valuable information for blasting engineers.

Publication date: 2019-02-11
Country(s): Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, Vietnam
Region(s): Asia-Pacific
Category(s):Trade diversification, CPTPP

2019-06-07 Canada, United States, North America, Europe

Networking gives food business the sweet taste of success

Tara Bosch is helping consumers kick sugar and keep candy. The entrepreneur began testing recipes in her kitchen before dropping out of university at the age of 22 to pursue the venture at an incubator.

Publication date: 2019-06-07
Country(s): Canada, United States
Region(s): North America, Europe
Category(s): Consumer Products, BWIT

2019-02-27 Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, Vietnam, Asia-Pacific

New Brunswick company feeds pets around the world like royalty

The family business that started with a man and his dog now has 45 employees, including two of Corey’s four children, and a processing facility that spans five acres.

Publication date: 2019-02-27
Country(s): Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, Vietnam
Region(s): Asia-Pacific
Category(s): Trade diversification, CPTPP

2019-03-26 Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, Vietnam, Asia-Pacific

Northern Light Technologies illuminates global mining

Toronto-based Northern Light Technologies (NLT) is helping mines around the world stay in business by cutting costs and boosting productivity.

Publication date: 2019-03-26
Country(s): Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, Vietnam
Region(s): Asia-Pacific
Category(s): Trade diversification, CPTPP

2019-02-11 Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, Vietnam, Asia-Pacific

Pacific Rim Distributors brings tasty Canadian craft beer to thirsty Asian markets

Senez, vice-president of marketing at Vancouver-based Pacific Rim Distributors, tapped into Asia’s craft-beer market by connecting Canadian breweries to international buyers.

Publication date: 2019-02-11
Country(s): Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, Vietnam
Region(s): Asia-Pacific
Category(s): Trade diversification, CPTPP

2019-06-07 Haiti, Rwanda, Afghanistan, Latin America and the Caribbean, Sub-Saharan Africa, Asia-Pacific, North America

Perfume entrepreneur pays it forward

Barb Stegemann believes women can use their buying power for positive change. Her company’s award-winning fragrances are made with essential oils sourced in areas affected by war and strife.

Publication date: 2019-06-07
Country(s): Haiti, Rwanda, Afghanistan
Region(s): Latin America and the Caribbean, Sub-Saharan Africa, Asia-Pacific, North America
Category(s): Consumer Products, BWIT

2019-06-21 China, Greece, Mexico, Morocco, Portugal, Spain

Rackam’s solar thermal solutions warm up international industry

Rackam’s systems use automated, sun-tracking parabolic mirrors to collect and concentrate solar heat for thermal power.

Publication date: 2019-06-21
Country(s): China, Greece, Mexico, Morocco, Portugal, Spain
Region(s): Asia-Pacific, Europe, Latin America and the Caribbean, North America
Category(s): Clean Technologies, Trade diversification

2019-03-14 Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, Vietnam, Asia-Pacific

Saskatchewan sisters take culinary camelina oil and gourmet chickpea snacks to new markets

Three Farmers began selling camelina oil in Canada, which proved to be a major market breakthrough for the product.

Publication date: 2019-03-14
Country(s): Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, Vietnam
Region(s): Asia-Pacific
Category(s): Trade diversification, CPTPP

2019-02-19 Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, Vietnam, Asia-Pacific

Shimco innovates to seek new international markets

Publication date: 2019-02-19
Country(s): Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, Vietnam
Region(s): Asia-Pacific
Category(s): Trade diversification, CPTPP

When Peter Voss met with Boeing, Airbus and other Shimco customers 10 years ago, their main concern was on-time delivery and top-notch quality. No longer.

2019-05-08 Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, Vietnam, Asia-Pacific

Singapore’s Agrocorp seeds jobs in Canada with $50-million of direct investment

What began as one man’s idea to follow in his father’s footsteps later turned into one of the largest global trading companies in the world.

Publication date: 2019-05-08
Country(s): Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, Vietnam
Region(s): Asia-Pacific
Category(s): Trade diversification, CPTPP

2019-05-08 Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, Vietnam, Asia-Pacific

Small business export success charges battery development in Halifax

Although the first year and a half of business was a nail-biter, Novonix now has a small core team of 17 and has further hiring plans.

Publication date: 2019-05-08
Country(s): Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, Vietnam
Region(s): Asia-Pacific
Category(s): Trade diversification, CPTPP

2019-05-30 Israel

SodaStream makes countertop bubbly water sustainable and healthy

SodaStream’s environmentally friendly home carbonation systems are centred on a sustainable circular return and reuse system.

Publication date: 2019-05-30
Country(s): Israel
Region(s): Middle East and North Africa
Category(s): Consumer Products, Trade diversification

2019-06-10 Spain, Europe

Sous vide slow-cooker innovates with Spanish flair in Canada

Since opening its operations 10 years ago, Industrie Gastronomique Cascajares has seen growing demand for its high-end sous-vide cooking.

Publication date: 2019-06-10
Country(s): Spain
Region(s): Europe
Category(s): Food, Trade diversification

2019-02-19 Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, Vietnam, Asia-Pacific

StackAdapt shows global reach with online advertising innovation

Vitaly Pecherskiy and co-founders Ildar Shar and Yang Han started StackAdapt in 2013 to apply data, analysis and machine learning to online advertising. They are now working with hundreds of companies globally and went from 56 employees in 2018 to 120 people only a year later. Exporting was directly responsible for this growth.

Publication date: 2019-02-19
Country(s): Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, Vietnam
Region(s): Asia-Pacific
Category(s): Trade diversification, CPTPP

2019-05-17 Germany, Hong Kong, United States

Steamworks’ place at the European table proves that this Canadian company can hold its own in the international market.

It was while sipping beer in the mid-1980s in a centuries-old brewhouse nestled in the shadow of the imposing 13th-century Heidelberg Castle that Eli Gershkovitch first tasted the possibility of his future as the owner of Steamworks Brewing Company.

Publication date: 2019-05-17
Country(s): Germany, Hong Kong, United States
Region(s): Asia-Pacific, Europe, North America
Category(s): Consumer Products, Wine, Beer and Spirits, Trade diversification

2019-03-06 Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, Vietnam, Asia-Pacific

Trade deals level out international playing field for Canadian produce

Van Dijk says the family enterprise has combined old-fashioned simplicity with a forward-thinking view of the world.

Publication date: 2019-03-06
Country(s): Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, Vietnam
Region(s): Asia-Pacific
Category(s): Trade diversification, CPTPP

2019-06-07 Canada, United States, North America

Trade mission connects businesswoman with a multinational buyer

Piccola Cucina is a family-owned business that got its start selling homemade biscotti in 2009. The company has since developed a range of almond-based and glutenfree products.

Publication date: 2019-06-07
Country(s): Canada, United States
Region(s): North America
Category(s): Consumer Products, BWIT

2019-05-27 Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, Vietnam

Turning propane into plastics and creating jobs in Alberta

A $4.5-billion project will create jobs in Alberta by turning propane into plastic.

Publication date: 2019-05-27
Country(s): Jordan
Region(s): Asia-Pacific
Category(s): Trade diversification, CPTPP

2019-03-14 Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, Vietnam, Asia-Pacific

Vancouver company leads clean energy movement for a better future

In the future, clean energy, including hydrogen, should become the method of choice to power anything that requires gas or electricity.

Publication date: 2019-03-14
Country(s): Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, Vietnam
Region(s): Asia-Pacific
Category(s): Trade diversification, CPTPP

2019-02-11 Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, Vietnam, Asia-Pacific

Vancouver’s Kryton helps to make buildings more durable around the world

Yuers’s company, Kryton International, already distributes its concrete hardening and waterproofing products in eight of the 10 countries that have joined Canada in signing the groundbreaking CPTPP. On December 30, 2018, Canada was among the first six countries in the group to ratify the agreement.

Publication date: 2019-02-11
Country(s): Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, Vietnam
Region(s): Asia-Pacific
Category(s):Trade diversification, CPTPP

2019-06-13 United States

Vivo Team taps people-performance data to improve workplace soft skills

Let’s say you walk into a silent office and see sidelong glances and closed doors. These could be signs of a workplace in need of Vivo Team.

Publication date: 2019-06-13
Country(s): United States
Region(s): North America
Category(s): Trade diversification

2019-02-27 Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, Vietnam, Asia-Pacific

Winnipeg company’s ‘weather in a box’ technology helps feed the world

Only about 15% of Conviron’s revenue comes from sales in Canada. The balance comes from selling equipment in almost 100 countries.

Publication date: 2019-02-27
Country(s): Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, Vietnam
Region(s): Asia-Pacific
Category(s): Trade diversification, CPTPP

2019-07-10 United Kingdom, United States, Europe, North America
A bow tie from AbbyShot’s Doctor Who collection.

With Newfoundland’s AbbyShot Clothiers, you can dress like your favourite movie character

AbbyShot sells garments and accessories styled on popular movies, television shows and video game characters.

Publication date: 2019-07-10
Country(s): United Kingdom, United States
Region(s): Europe, North America
Category(s): Trade diversification

2019-05-31 Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, Vietnam

Workplace explosions just another day at Powertech Labs

When your typical workday can involve exploding high-pressure gas tanks, you know you don’t have a regular 9-to-5 job.

Publication date: 2019-05-31
Country(s): Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, Vietnam
Region(s): Asia-Pacific
Category(s): Trade diversification, CPTPP

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