Entries by Susan Dankert

CFIB #SmallBusinessEveryDay Campaign

  Here is a terrific new campaign from your membership partners at the CFIB -#SmallBusinessEveryDay.  The purpose is to help you encourage customers to return to your business by joining the #SmallBusinessEveryDay campaign, a new initiative they’ve launched to get customers excited about shopping local.  The campaign includes free posters and digital assets to thank […]

Helping You Get Back to Business

While we wouldn’t call life normal as of yet, there has been a movement in that direction.  Some of our members have been able to remain open in one form or another, while others have not.  In both cases, serious adjustments and sacrifices have been made.  The sheer range businesses in your PIJAC Canada network […]

Surviving the New Retail Reality

Just like you, our staff has been adjusting how we work at PIJAC Canada. We may all be working from our homes but what hasn’t changed is the vast network of conversation we have with our members.  If anything, it has increased, as changes across the country raise different questions of clarity about what is […]

International Export Update Notices

We have received a number of notices this week regarding Canadian exports to other countries from both the Canadian Food Inspection Agency and Agriculture and Agri-food Canada.  The notices refer to amendments to export certificates, exports to Korea and the halting of  import permits for Mexico.   PIJAC Canada has a special email alert group to […]

Resources for Businesses during COVID-19

Covid-19 has interrupted your daily work-flow in ways no one could imagine a short time ago.  Just like us, you are continuing to run your business and it’s our pleasure to be here to lend you a hand. The staff at PIJAC Canada has been compiling a list of resources for business owners to help […]