News - At the end of the fiscal year ended December 31, 2015, Desjardins Group, Canada’s largest cooperative financial group, posted $1,959 million in surplus earnings before member dividends, for growth of $366 million or 23.0% compared to fiscal 2014.
News - On Wednesday, Mr. Peter Simons, of his family’s eponymous fashion chain, was showing off the Square One Shopping Centre store in Mississauga, as it prepares to open on March 17. The chain’s third outlet outside Quebec, its first in Ontario and 12th over all, the store launches at a time when a rash of other apparel retailers have failed and new ones are about to arrive.
News - Atlas Médic, a company specializing in the manufacture and distribution of medical supplies and equipment, is relocating all its operations and head offices to the François-Leclerc industrial park in Saint-Augustin-de-Desmaures, becoming the first company in the heath sector to establish itself in the area.
News - Back in 1905, Francois Leclerc baked his first cookie in the back room of his house in Quebec City. He likely didn’t know at the time that his one-man business would grow into a North American enterprise now in its 5th generation of family management.
News - CorActive High-Tech Inc., a manufacturer and provider of advanced Specialty Optical Fiber (SOF) products and OEM laser modules based in Quebec City, Canada is proud to announce it has appointed Erick Pelletier as the company’s Director of Sales. Mr. Pelletier will oversee the overall sales operation of CorActive worldwide and will be responsible of the business development for the OEM laser modules product line.
News - Tingley Rubber Corporation, a leading provider of protective footwear and clothing, announced expansion into Canada to provide its range of protective gear to the growing market. Tingley has opened a sales office in Quebec City, and a warehouse in Brampton, Ontario.
News - Dominic Goulet says he wasn’t planing to launch a startup when he built a software tool to reduce the amount of time he spent doing accounting.
News - A US patent was recently awarded jointly to Centre de recherche industrielle du Québec (CRIQ) and Institut national de recherche scientifique (INRS) for a system and a process that remove emerging micropollutants from industrial wastewater.
News - The Interactive Innovation Awards celebrate and honor the most exciting tech developments in the connected world. After culling through all of the applications we received, five companies in 13 categories have been chosen as this year's Finalists for the 19th annual ceremony.
News - For a long time, Quebec has inspired jealous rivals around the world for its generous tax breaks. But how are those incentives actually being put to use in Quebec City? Develop investigates the small but tightly-knit community.