Walmart Canada Now Offers PayPal as Payment Option for Online Purchases

Walmart & PayPal

PayPal is now available as a new payment option on Walmart.ca as more Canadians shop online for groceries and essentials than ever before, according to new research. “We are proud to be the first Canadian retailer that sells groceries to offer PayPal, making online shopping more accessible for more Canadians. PayPal has a long-standing reputation […]

ShipStation Partners With Canpar Express to Expand Services to Canadian Online Merchants

Canpar Express

ShipStation and Canpar Express have partnered to offer Canadian online retailers affordable, convenient, and state-of-the-art shipping solutions to meet the growing needs of their businesses. As one of Canada’s leading parcel delivery companies with over 60 terminals coast to coast, Canpar Express offers a reliable, cost-effective solution for online retailers’ regular day-to-day shipping needs across […]

Amazon Expands with New Fulfillment Centre in Toronto Area

Amazon Sorting Facility - Warehouse - Fulfillment

Amazon announced plans for a new fulfillment centre in Scarborough, in the City of Toronto. The 1-million square-foot facility will create more than 600 full-time jobs with comprehensive benefits. This will be Amazon’s twelfth fulfillment centre in Canada, and seventh in Ontario, alongside existing Ontario operations facilities in Brampton, Mississauga, Milton, Caledon, and Ottawa. Amazon […]

Canada Post announces finalists for 2019 Ecommerce Innovation Awards

Canada Post Ecommerce Innovation Awards

Canada Post announces the finalists for the 2019 Ecommerce Innovation Awards. Chosen from hundreds of submissions, these Canadian retailers range from large, familiar brands to owner-operated start-ups. Representing various industries, including electronics, apparel, housewares, sporting goods, food and more, each company is a standout in ecommerce. Each category winner will receive up to $150,000 in […]

Adyen now supports Interac Debit in Canada

Adyen Interac

Global payments platform Adyen announced the addition of Interac Debit on Mobile for In-app and In-browser as a payment method for Canadian merchants. Adyen will also expand its partnership with foodora Canada, an on-demand food-delivery service. This allows the company to accept Interac Debit payments through digital wallets, including Apple Pay and Google Pay. The news […]

Visa and PayPal team up in Canada to instantly access funds

Visa | PayPal | Canada Money

Visa and PayPal today launched a feature that allows consumers and small businesses in Canada to instantly access funds. PayPal’s new Instant Transfer, powered by Visa Direct, Visa’s real-time push payments solution, moves money from customers’ PayPal accounts to their bank account via their Visa debit cards. This new service provides an experience that offers speed, security […]

Foodora Couriers in Toronto to Unionize

Foodora

Foodora’s delivery cyclists and drivers are joining forces with the Canadian Union of Postal Workers (CUPW) to end their ordeal at work. Aside from getting paid less than they should, considering their vulnerability while on the job, the food couriers of the international, app-based company say they don’t receive any labor protections like paid sick […]

Amazon Canada Announces Prime Free One-Day Delivery Expansion

Amazon delivery

Amazon Canada announced that Prime FREE One-Day Delivery is now available for Prime members in 13 new cities and towns across Canada. With this announcement, Prime FREE One-Day Delivery is now available in 19 Canadian locations, seven days a week, including Saturday and Sunday. “Prime represents the best of Amazon in convenience, selection and price […]

Amazon Canada Launches Discounted Prime Membership for Students

Amazon Canada today introduced a monthly membership option for Prime Student members. At $3.99, the monthly option offers Prime Student members in Canada an alternative to the existing annual membership, which is $39. “We are excited to see Prime Student resonate so well with students in Canada and are pleased to offer another flexible, monthly […]

eBay’s Retail Revival Expands to Canada – Halifax, Nova Scotia

eBay, together with the Halifax Regional Municipality, announced the launch of Retail Revival, a program designed to help small and medium-sized retailers harness the power of ecommerce and global trade. This eBay program, the first of its kind in Canada, is supported by all three levels of government. The free 12-month training, support and educational […]