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September 11, 2013
GOOD Company contest rewards positive impact with graphic design
GOOD Company produces some pretty remarkable graphic design work, but what community-minded founders Chris Wharton and Gillian Hickie really excel at is collaboration. They strive to do business with...
September 10, 2013
Get Green Power Cheap
Bow Valley Power is a green electricity retailer that provides EcoLogo Certified Green Power to customers in more than 120 communities across Alberta. The company is Alberta’s only boutique...
September 9, 2013
Trail's End Beef converts a vegetarian
When Rachel Herbert was growing up, her mother Linda Loree raised her vegetarian. Based on environmental and animal welfare issues, both Rachel and her mother chose not to eat meat despite the fact...
September 8, 2013
Market 17's Seven Local Products You'll Love
Looking to invigorate your grocery list and support local businesses at the same time? Here are seven of Market 17's favourite local products to get excited about. Stop by the market to see even more...
September 7, 2013
Fight childhood obesity with Poppy Innovations
“Obesity rates in Canada are the highest they’ve ever been. And in spite of nation-wide awareness campaigns, 30% of kids are still obese or overweight.” -Sharon McCormick, Founder of Poppy...
September 6, 2013
Meet the face behind your food
Food. We all eat it, but how much do we really know about it? The average person probably doesn’t know all that much. One local retailer is on a mission to change that. At Sunnyside Natural Market,...