Market Share

Quebec's Over-Regulated Maple Syrup Industry Is Losing Ground

Yanick Labrie | Posted 05.25.2015 | Canada Business
Yanick Labrie

The plight of Quebec's maple syrup industry has caught the eye of Pierre Paradis, the province's agriculture minister. While the province's share of global maple syrup production was 78 per cent ten years ago, it has fallen to 69 per cent today. We remain the global leader, but that's still quite a drop in market share.

IPO or Not, Facebook Let Us Down

Paul Barter | Posted 07.17.2012 | Canada Business
Paul Barter

Despite its inflated IPO, Facebook couldn't look more different from what we hoped it might someday be. The problem is that no one's happy: Customers are subjected to more and more ads, and the companies who created those ads aren't seeing much of a return on investment. But the IPO adds another wrinkle to the equation...