Walmart Canada to buy Toronto start-up Foodmaestro

Walmart Canada is boosting its e-commerce offerings by acquiring Foodmaestro, a Toronto-based digital start-up that will offer customers more choice, transparency, and personalized content when they shop online.   Foodmaestro, which will be Walmart Canada’s first acquisition since the pandemic, is a data platform serving retailers and CPG companies across North America and beyond. Offering a […]

Moneris acquires UEAT to broaden restaurant e-commerce

Canadian unified commerce leader Moneris has completed the acquisition of UEAT, a provider of innovative online ordering solutions for restaurateurs. UEAT creates innovative online ordering solutions to help restaurant chains and independents across North America increase the overall lifetime value of their customers, as well as their profit margins. The business offers a range of […]

Online grocery supplementing physical shopping, not replacing

Online grocery shopping has seen increased uptake during the COVID-19 pandemic but it appears that has mainly been as a supplementary option alongside in-store shopping, rather than a replacement for it. More than half (53 per cent) of Canadians are now doing some of their grocery shopping online, while an additional 30 per cent say […]

Heritage Parts Canada is now online

HeritageParts.ca is the industry’s first truly Canadian e-commerce solution for replacement parts Press release Heritage Parts Canada, the country’s leading provider of replacement parts for commercial kitchen equipment, has launched HeritageParts.ca, the first e-commerce website developed specifically for the Canadian foodservice industry. The introduction of HeritageParts.ca expands customers options to buy parts and access technical […]

Calgary’s Analog Coffee goes off-street and expands reach

Press release Calgary’s own coffee obsessed Analog Coffee will launch its official dedicated website and e-commerce offering on March 22, 2017.  Analog is part of the Fratello Group; who have been roasting coffee in Calgary since 1985, and owned by local brothers Chris and Russ Prefontaine. Analog Coffee is well known on the local scene, focusing on single estate, direct […]

SUBWAY Digital grows global e-commerce capabilities with acquisition from Avanti Commerce

Press release World’s largest restaurant brand enhances digital storefront platform SUBWAY restaurants announces the acquisition of a digital technology team and assets from Avanti Commerce, a Vancouver-based online commerce solution provider and SUBWAY restaurants partner since 2011. The 20-person team joining SUBWAY Digital from Avanti Commerce will remain and grow in Vancouver, which is a technology hub […]