Archive | September 2021

For Business Owners in Ontario, Canada – What is a Digital Transformation Grant?

Digital Main Street (DMS) is a program focused on assisting small businesses with their adoption of technologies. The Digital Transformation Grant (DTG) program will provide funding for training, advisory support, and grants to brick-and-mortar small businesses looking increase their capacity through digital transformation.

The $2500 grant is administered by the Ontario BIA Association (OBIAA), and is not administered by Digital Main Street. Applications will continue to be accepted until October 31, 2021 (or until grant funds are exhausted).

Watch the video below and visit this website for more information:

Participant Requirements

A Digital Transformation Grant is open to any business that meets the following requirements:

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Join YSpace, York University and Richmond Hill Small Business Enterprise Centre (SBEC), for an Overview to Canadian Retail Landscape & Channel Strategy!

YSpace, York University

YSpace is York University’s innovation hub located in Markham, York Region. It is a Non-profit Organization.

YSPACE – “We partnered with Richmond Hill Economic Development on a #StarterCompanyPlus workshop for CPG & Food entrepreneurs. Join us on Tuesday, September 21st from 10am-12:30pm EST for an Overview to Canadian Retail Landscape and Channel Strategy!

This workshop will provide participants with a detailed overview of the Canadian (Packaged Goods) Retailer Landscape with a focus on key trends shaping the future. Participants will leave with an improved knowledge of the CPG Retail Structure in Canada (Channels and Customers), perspective on the Impact of Covid 19, a better understanding of Online Retail trends (CPG) and some guidance on Route to Market considerations for their business.”

Save your spot! REGISTER:


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