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Quebec uses an online business directory to encourage consumers to buy local

Many stores in the Canadian province of Quebec, like others around the world, have tried to maintain themselves through online sales and pickup during the pandemic. To help, the Quebec government announced this spring an initiative called Le Panier Bleu. The goal is to move people away from online retail giants like Amazon to local […]

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Essex launches business directory to raise awareness of COVID-19 operational changes

WINDSOR, ONT. — The City of Essex has launched a new business directory to help local businesses communicate how their operations have changed during the COVID-19 pandemic. The directory, which will offer free listings to Essex businesses, has been developed in partnership with The Essex Free Press and The Harrow News. “The City of Essex […]

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NU Alumni Association launches directory of alumni-owned small businesses

The Northwestern Alumni Association recently developed an Alumni-Owned Small Business Directory to help connect and support Northwestern alumni who own small businesses. The directory, which launched this month, includes more than 400 small businesses owned by alumni. Directory submissions are verified and approved by the Northwestern Alumni Association. Northwestern Alumni Association president-elect Larry Irving (Weinberg […]

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Alumni Business Directory seeks to highlight former businesses owned by Hilltoppers – Reuters

BOWLING GREEN Ky.- Step into a local business in Bowling Green, and chances are the owner was a University of Western Kentucky Hilltopper at some point. The WKU Alumni Association has rolled out a website known as the Alumni Business Directory, designed to ensure the Hilltopper connection doesn’t stop over the hill. “During Covid-19 when […]