Category: Market Data


The Conference Board of Canada released highlights from its Canadian Outlook report, which presents the short-term national economic outlook. Highlights from the report: The Canadian economy got off to a great start in 2017, thanks to strong household consumption and a pickup in machinery and equipment investment. GDP is expected to increase by ... Read More


Naumi Haque, strategy and insights manager at Google Canada, delivered an insightful presentation to COPA members early last month at the Centre for Health & Safety Innovation in Mississauga. The seminar presented some great consumer and shopping behaviour research data from Ipsos, as well as from Google’s own ... Read More


COPA recently released the first issue of OfficeToday, a new online magazine covering the latest in business and office trends. In addition to the great content, this digital publication has some unique features to engage readers and support advertisers. “Most digital publications today are simple PDFs converted to flip books with ... Read More


You’ve probably made some New Year’s resolutions to better yourself in 2017, but what about bettering organization this year? COPA and CHHMA would like to start the New Year off right not just for you, but for your business also. On January 25, they will be hosting a full-day conference ... Read More


There are already many programs and services available to COPA members, but, for 2017, the Association is adding even more value to its offerings! From cost savings to productivity boosters to professional development to compliance initiatives, COPA has it all for our members and their employees. “COPA has always made a ... Read More


Things work much more smoothly when everyone is organized and on the same page. Everyone knows that when you provide retailers, resellers and wholesalers with accurate and current product details, it then allows internal documentation, customer-facing correspondence and e-Commerce portals to present clear, consistent and up-to-date information. This, in turn, ... Read More


If you’re already a member of the Canadian Office Products Association (COPA), then you know there are many great values and benefits to take advantage of—and that list keeps on growing!   If you aren’t a member, you’ll want to be by the time you finish reading this—the savings you’ll be able ... Read More


Organizations around the world are at risk of sharing highly sensitive information through visual hacking in business office environments. This risk was revealed in the 2016 Global Visual Hacking Experiment, an expansion of the 2015 Visual Hacking Experiment conducted in the U.S. by Ponemon Institute and sponsored by 3M Company. ... Read More


The Canadian Office Products Association and RetailNet Group present: The Future of E-Commerce/Digital Tuesday, September 13, 2016 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Centre for Heath & Safety Innovation 5110 Creekbank Road, Mississauga, ON Registration Details COPA Members: $99.00 + HST Non-Members: $129.00 + HST Click here to download the registration form The ever-changing digital world continues to transform ... Read More


By digitizing content, enterprises can improve their ability to serve customers quickly and increase overall productivity. The benefits of digitizing content and reducing paper use in the workplace are finally being realized, according to new research by AIIM. Of 430 business executives surveyed, 84 per cent saw payback from their paper-free ... Read More