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Resson Sells IP to McCain

  • Jun 29, 2022
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Virtual Hallway Expanding West

  • Jun 28, 2022
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Elandas Buys AccessSync

  • Jun 28, 2022

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Resson Sells IP to McCain

  • Jun 29, 2022
  • Avery Mullen

Resson, the Fredericton developer of technology that offers artificial intelligence-based advice to farmers about how to care for their crops, has sold a slate of its intellectual property to prior investor McCain Foods.

Resson CEO Mike Morris said

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Virtual Hallway Expanding West

  • Jun 28, 2022
  • Avery Mullen

A trio of Nova Scotia doctors and a former biotech executive are aiming to improve the efficiency of the healthcare system via an online platform for consultations with specialist physicians.

Doctors Luke Napier, Daniel Rasic and Jacob Cookey

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Elandas Buys AccessSync

  • Jun 28, 2022
  • Avery Mullen

Saint John-based Elandas, which sells software that allows doctors to easily check whether a drug is covered by their patient’s insurance, has bought Pennsylvania’s AccessSync.

Elandas CEO Ryan Roberts said in an interview that his company will

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Breathing Green, Nature’s Way Partner

  • Jun 27, 2022
  • Avery Mullen

Health product-maker Nature’s Way Canada will partner with Wentworth, N.S.-based cannabis producer Breathing Green Solutions to launch a new supplement containing Omega 3 oil and CBD oil.

Dubbed Briight CBD, the product is the result of Nature’s

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COVE Seeks Survey Responses from Bluetech Companies

  • Jun 27, 2022
  • Avery Mullen

Dartmouth’s Centre for Ocean Ventures and Entrepreneurship is looking for bluetech startups to fill out a survey for its 2022 Ocean Enterprise stud. The deadline is 5:00 p.m. AST on July 7.

The report, which is published every two years, aims to

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Meta Raising Another US$50M

  • Jun 26, 2022
  • Avery Mullen

Dartmouth-based Meta Materials Inc., which specializes in producing synthetic materials for industrial applications, has announced a plan to raise US$50 million or about C$64 million by selling additional shares.

Meta’s stock, which trades on the

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RPS Signs Chilean Distribution Deal

  • Jun 26, 2022
  • Avery Mullen

Charlottetown’s RPS Biologiques has signed an exclusive distribution deal with pharmaceutical and life sciences specialist Agrovet Chile to distribute RPS’s treatment for sea lice on farmed salmon.

In a press release, RPS said it expects the

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Who Attended the CDL Super Session?

  • Jun 23, 2022
  • Peter Moreira

Nineteen companies from the two Creative Destruction Labs programs in Atlantic Canada this week joined the annual CDL Super Session, the program’s annual international summit.

The Toronto event, which featured companies that graduated from the 10

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Need Talent? Try an Arts Grad

  • Jun 23, 2022
  • Ryan Bellefontaine and Peter Moreira

A year ago, Emma Faulkner was worried her 12,000-word thesis on women’s rights and education in 18th Century England might not be the educational milestone that tech startups were looking for in a potential employee.

She was wrapping up her Masters

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GIT Partners with Eastern Pacific

  • Jun 22, 2022
  • Peter Moreira

Dartmouth-based Graphite Innovation and Technologies has formed a strategic partnership with Eastern Pacific Shipping under which the Singapore-based shipping line will apply GIT’s protective coating to its ships.

The two companies issued a press

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Ocean Startup Challenge Opens

  • Jun 22, 2022
  • Carol Moreira

Applications have opened for the third Ocean Startup Challenge, which will offer idea- and early-stage bluetech startups up to $40,000 each, as well as specialized training, mentorship, networking, and events. 

Organized by the Ocean Startup

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Dal innovates Wins Global Award

  • Jun 22, 2022
  • Carol Moreira

Dalhousie University has won international recognition for its work facilitating the transition of student and researcher innovations into commercially viable products and services.  

Its Dal Innovates program is one of two winners of the Deshpande

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