Susan Mate

Susan Mate has worked for newspapers, magazines and websites throughout Canada and the US. She was web and copy editor for Business Edge newsmagazine in Western Canada for a decade. She’s based in Calgary, Alberta.

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Shipping containers
11 ways companies and governments are tackling supply crisis

Holiday shoppers eager to enjoy a better Christmas this year

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Cannabis gummies
Cannabis giant Canopy Growth to buy edibles brand Wana

Deal boosts Canopy’s presence in edibles market in Canada and the US

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Elon Musk speaks in 2020
Elon Musk tells fans first Berlin Tesla EVs could come next month

But CEO warns capacity will take time to build at factory event

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Solar panels on a Mumbai Reliance Metro station
India's Reliance pays $771m for REC Solar Holdings of Norway

Deal is part of push by Indian conglomerate to expand into green sector

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Williams-Sonoma store
Retail giant Williams-Sonoma ramps up fair trade partnerships

Company pledges to build more ethical supply chains as Christmas approaches

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Leif Erikson subsea fibre cable
Bulk Fiber Networks and WFN Strategies lay first sustainable undersea cable

Feasibility study creates first trans-Atlantic cable powered by 100% renewable energy

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Online fitness a big trend during COVID
iFit ditches planned IPO citing adverse market

Digital fitness company planned to raise $600m

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Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory sign
Chocolate retailer cancels poison pill move in board dispute

Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory squares off with board dissidents

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LNG tanker
Qatar Petroleum buys new LNG tankers to meet rising demand

Deal reached with Chinese shipbuilder worth $769m

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Photo of vehicles queueing for fuel at an ESSO station
Britain boosts foreign trucker visas to curb fuel crisis

Severe labour shortage crippling retailers, motorists

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Photo of Tesla autombolies
Tesla hits new high for vehicle deliveries

EV giant overcomes supply chain challenges to deliver a record high number of vehicles in the third quarter.

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McCormick spices and flavourings
McCormick beats earnings forecast despite logistics woes

High inflation and supply chain pressure lower full-year profit outlook. Read more...

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CarMax car lot
CarMax shares sink after auto dealer misses estimates

Sales solid, but profit margins weaker than expected.

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SEC screen illustration
Advertising giant to pay $19m to settle bribery allegations

London-based WPP agrees to deal with SEC.

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FedEx truck
FedEx partnership to launch driverless commercial trucks

First such collaboration in line-haul sector between Aurora, PACCA, FedEx. Read more...

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