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So you're thinking of starting a small business

Resources for starting a small business

So you’re thinking of starting a small business. No doubt you have plenty of questions running through your mind. Many of you will turn to “Small Business for Dummies” or similar publications for some sense of direction. No problem with that as you should explore all avenues of information and discovery if contemplating taking such […]

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Fools and Horses Coffee Company — Good from the Ground up

Fools and Horses Coffee Company — good from the ground up

Winnipeg’s coffee culture has seen some remarkably positive changes over the last few years. Numerous new independent coffee shops have brought colour and vibrancy to what was a dull landscape dominated by large coffee chains.   In many ways, the evolution is perfectly exemplified by Fools and Horses Coffee. Besides offering well-prepared, high quality coffees […]

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Award winning Chef du Cuisine – Kelly Cattani – will manage the café

Diversity Foods Opens Buffalo Stone Cafe at FortWhyte Alive

Congratulations to Diversity Food Services for their recent announcement to operate Buffalo Stone Café at FortWhyte Alive.  Award winning Chef du Cuisine – Kelly Cattani – will manage the café and all the catering services. With closely aligned environmental and social values, this partnership just makes sense. The menu will feature local, organic and sustainable foods cooked from […]

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Sargent Sundae is open, spring is here

Sargent Sundae is Open: Spring is finally here!

Though there’s still snow on the ground, the trees aren’t budding yet and there are no robins in sight, it still feels like spring has arrived! Sargent Sundae has opened for the season after one of the harshest winters in recent history, giving us all hope that on this first day of spring, warmer weather is right around the […]

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An Interview with James Foster, VP and GM of Winnipeg Insurance Brokers Limited

With the recent acquisition of Valour Tri-West Insurance Brokers Limited, James Foster, VP and GM of Winnipeg Insurance Brokers Limited, answers our questions about the purchase and the organization. ACU:  Tell us about Winnipeg Insurance Brokers Limited? JF:      Winnipeg Insurance Brokers Limited now operates a network of 6 locations with 35 professional staff in Winnipeg. We […]

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Tall Grass Prairie Wins 2013 Commerce Design Winnipeg Architecture Award

Tall Grass Prairie Wins 2013 Commerce Design Winnipeg Architecture Award

Congratulations to the owners and staff of Assiniboine member Tall Grass Prairie Bread Company, who recently won the 2013 Commerce Design Winnipeg Award for their imaginative renovations to the 1930s brick building in Wolseley. This coveted design award rewards Winnipeg merchants for the exceptional quality of the interior and exterior design of their businesses and highlights the talents of Manitoba designers. […]

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Archangels Fireworks

Archangel Fireworks Dazzles Locally and Globally

Trying to be unique in a competitive industry can be a challenge. But with the right mix of talent and desire for success, Archangel Fireworks has become a recognized name both locally and globally. With over 20 years of experience in  pyrotechnics, President Kelly Guille has built a successful reputation for exceptional and imaginative firework […]

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