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  • Webinar Series: The Logistics of Exporting

    Throughout March and April, Opportunities NB (ONB) hosted a series of export development webinars focused on the logistics of exporting. Suzanne Turmel, ONB’s Director of Export Development, was joined by a variety of experts to discuss freight forwarding, shipping by road or by port, and shipping efficiency. We have collected all four of those webinars here.

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  • Exporting to Europe: A Look at Three Key Markets

      Throughout February, Opportunities NB (ONB) hosted a series of export development webinars focused on doing business in Europe. Suzanne Turmel, ONB’s Director of Export Development, was joined by commissioners from the Canadian government’s Trade Commissioner Service to shine spotlights on several key European export markets. We have collected all three of those webinars here. You will find

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  • Manufacturer Celebrates 50 Years of Innovation in New Brunswick

    Since launching in 1967, New Brunswick’s BWS Manufacturing has grown from a small family-run business into a successful corporation exporting products around the world. The company’s design and engineering team developed and patented a state-of-the-art detachable gooseneck trailer, establishing BWS as an innovative industry leader. With 2017 seeing the company celebrate 50 years of innovation and success in

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  • Leadership Insights from a New Brunswick Favourite: Mrs. Dunster’s

    Since purchasing New Brunswick’s Mrs. Dunster’s in 2014, Blair and Rosalyn Hyslop have busied themselves building a strong company, creating a great corporate culture, and working to support their community. The company has expanded its product portfolio, and invested in new employees, equipment, and production lines. Its retail location welcomes 400,000 visitors per year, and their

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  • New Brunswick Company Brings Canadian Education to China

    Wee College is an early learning and childcare franchise program with multiple locations in the province of New Brunswick. CEO/Founder Melody Munro has made early learning and childcare her life’s passion since the 1980s, launching her first childcare centre in 1994. She sees Wee College as “entrepreneurship with a purpose.” “I saw the industry being so

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  • How Immigrating to Canada Launched This Dutch Entrepreneur’s Business

    Eltjo van Cingel is the son of Dutch potato farmers who immigrated to Canada in 1982. Interested in working with the land like his parents, he earned his Masters in Plant, Soil & Environmental Sciences in 1992. After several years in product development for New Brunswick’s limestone industry, van Cingel set out on an entrepreneurial

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  • Webinar: Preparation & Introduction to the UK/France Marketplace

    On September 29th, Opportunities NB (ONB) hosted an export webinar featuring Stephen Minall, Director and Owner of Moving Food Ltd in the UK, and Steve Denton, a consultant and expert in the French export market. Stephen Minall and Moving Food specialize in development of brands and product solutions for retail and food service companies. They have helped

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  • New Brunswick Tech Company Remsoft Expands to Brazil

    New Brunswick’s Remsoft provides digital solutions for land management and planning, improving productivity, and performance of its international client’s land assets. Its focus is on planning and scheduling, using predictive analytics technology that enables land managers/planners to find the best way(s) forward for their assets. With clients in 20 countries, Remsoft is now expanding its operations

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  • Award-Winning Winery Brings Canadian Flavour to China

    Since opening in 2003, New Brunswick’s Gillis of Belleisle has earned a reputation for creating unique award-winning wines. Located at the head of Belleisle Bay, the winery—one of the province’s oldest—is a perfect destination for those seeking a taste of both delicious wine and New Brunswick’s gorgeous summer scenery. “We get a fantastic breeze coming off the Bay,

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