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November 9, 2017
VarageSale acquired by VerticalScope

VarageSale, Canadian Startup of the Year for 2014, has been acquired by VerticalScope. The community-focused buy-and-sell website and app stood out among its competitors as members use their real names, identities and photos. VerticalScope, a digital media company has a portfolio of more than 600 websites. As part of ... Read More

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November 1, 2017
Canopy Growth enters strategic relationship with beer, wine and spirits supplier Constellation Brands

Canopy Growth Corporation (TSX: WEED) has agreed to enter into a strategic relationship with the leading total beverage alcohol supplier in the United States, Constellation Brands (NYSE: STZ and STZ.B.) Constellation owns brands including Corona, Kim Crawford and Robert Modavi, is a leading international producer and mar... Read More

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October 11, 2017
Swept raises $2.5 million seed round

Looking to tackle employee turnover in the cleaning industry, Halifax-based Swept has raised a $2.5 million seed round led by iNovia Capital with Afore Capital. After launching as Clean Simple in November 2015, Swept has since transitioned from a cleaning company to a SaaS company. Their platform allows cleaning companie... Read More

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September 27, 2017
Klue launches with $4 million in funding to arm enterprise sales and channel teams with competitive intelligence

Vancouver-based Klue has raised $4 million that will bolster its services to help companies collect, curate and distribute competitive intelligence. The funding was led by OMERS Ventures with participation from Vancouver Founder Fund, BDC Venture Capital, Pallasite Ventures, SK Ventures and angels including Jonathan Ehrl... Read More

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September 27, 2017
DeepLearni.ng announces $9 million Series A funding

DeepLearni.ng, a Toronto-based company that designs, builds and deploys applied AI systems, recently announced it has secured $9 million in Series A funding from Fidelity Investments Canada, part of Fidelity Investments. DeepLearni.ng says the investment is a critical step in its multi-year plan to become the leader in t... Read More

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