FULCRUM GLOBAL CAPITAL CLOSES $36M AGRIFOODTECH FUND AND FOUR INVESTMENTS, INCLUDING P&P OPTICA.

Jessica Pothering, agfundernews.com – March 12, 2020 — From their office in Kansas City, Missouri, Kevin Lockett, Duane Cantrell and John Peryam sit in the heart of US livestock country and on the frontline of global food production disruption. And today AFNcan reveal that the partners’ venture capital firm Fulcrum Global Capital has closed its first fund on $36 million to invest agri-foodtech startups. MORE>>

RESTAURANTS CANADA PARTNERS WITH SMOOTH COMMERCE TO PROVIDE BETTER MOBILE EXPERIENCE TO RESTAURANTS AND THEIR GUESTS

TORONTO, Feb. 29, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Restaurants Canada is proud to announce a new partnership with Smooth Commerce — a leading branded mobile app and web ordering provider that gives operators a customizable platform and allows customers to order ahead for pick-up and delivery, pay, earn loyalty and more at their favourite restaurants. MORE>>

SURVEY RESULTS: GROWERS HIGHLY SATISFIED WITH VIVE PRODUCTS

February 19, 2020 [Toronto, ON] — Farmers who used either AZteroid® FC 3.3 or Bifender® FC in 2019 are planning to re-use the products in 2020 and tell their friends and neighbors. MORE>>

FINANCEIT BRINGING EASE & ELEGANCE TO POINT-OF-SALE FINANCING FOR 140,000 CUSTOMERS IN $70B MARKETPLACE

Toronto FinTech company wins Canadian Lender of The Year;
finishes 2019 with over $450MM in funded consumer loan volume.

TORONTO – Feb 11, 2020 — Canadian FinTech point-of-sale (POS) financing leader, Financeit, wrapped up a strong 2019 with the announcement that it had closed the year with $450MM in funded loan volume, over 250 employees and over $60MM in gross revenue. MORE>>

THE NORTH WEST REGION OF ONTARIO MODERNIZES HEALTHCARE WITH THE POWER OF NOVARI HEALTH AND THE MICROSOFT CLOUD

How often have you found yourself waiting months for a doctor’s appointment or referral? While the healthcare system is full of well intentioned, caring individuals, the system has left many Canadians waiting in long queues to receive the medical care and attention they need. Healthcare administrators and providers in the North West worked with Microsoft partner Novari Health to address this issue. By deploying Novari Health’s cloud-based Access to Care software platform, the North West region has transformed patients’ experiences. MORE>>