Tag: Companies

Meat-subscription-box companies take over marketing chores for farmers

VANCOUVER – While working door-to-door pitching deals for a year’s worth of frozen meat, Marc Lafleur realized consumers want quality, local meat, but can’t afford the freezer space or the cash to do it. He co-founded TruLocal, one of many meat-subscription-box companies to start delivering in Canada in recent years to feed consumer cravings for…

Most actively traded companies on the TSX

Some of the most active companies traded Friday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (16,488.12, down 39.78 points). Aurora Cannabis Inc. (TSX:ACB). Health care. Down 56 cents, or 5.98 per cent, to $ 8.81 on 6.4 million shares. CannTrust Holdings Inc. (TSX:TRST). Health care. Down 70 cents, or 17.33 per cent, to $…

Over 600 U.S. companies urge Trump to resolve trade dispute with China

WASHINGTON — Walmart Inc, Target Corp and more than 600 other companies urged U.S. President Donald Trump in a letter on Thursday to resolve the trade dispute with China, saying tariffs hurt American businesses and consumers. This letter is the latest of many sent to the Trump administration by Tariffs Hurt the Heartland, the national…

‘FREEDOM OF SPEECH!’: Trump lashes out at social media companies after Facebook bans ‘dangerous individuals’

STERLING, Va. — President Donald Trump criticized social media companies after Facebook banned a number of extremist figures, declaring that he was “monitoring and watching, closely!!” Trump, who tweeted and re-tweeted complaints Friday and Saturday, said he would “monitor the censorship of AMERICAN CITIZENS on social media platforms. ” He has previously asserted that social…

Most actively traded companies on the TSX

Some of the most active companies traded Friday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (16,031.01, up 12.15 points) Goldcorp Inc. (TSX:G) Basic Materials. Down 61 cents, or 4.01 per cent, to $ 14.60 on 11.7 million shares. Tahoe Resources Inc. (TSX:THO). Mining. Up six cents, or 1.24 per cent, to $ 4.89 on…