Success Stories

Amidst a growing call for digital transformation accelerated by the COVID-19 crisis, the ShopHERE program has supported businesses and artists across Ontario with their very own online stores. Find some of our graduate success stories below and see how we help participants succeed online. Learn more about the program here.

Finding The Silver-Lining During COVID-19 Pandemic

In in addition to being certified as infant-grade, another factor that makes Proteq's face masks stand out is the ionized antimicrobial silver yarn. Learn more about Berna Demiryol’s revolutionary masks, and her new ecommerce website on Shopify.

by Ali ZafarAli Zafar October 02, 2020
Dedicated Community Pharmacy Eager To Sell Online

“As a small business on the front lines, we wanted to help the greater community” says Cotton Mill Pharmacy who used their supplies to help their town during the COVID-19 pandemic. They are now selling these products on their new ecommerce website.

by Morgan BakerMorgan Baker August 26, 2020
Keeping First Responders Safe Across Canada And The World

Safedesign Apparel Ltd. are now equipped with an all-in-one e-commerce website, and are ready to distribute PPE and stationwear to firefighters across Canada and the globe.

by Madeleine CruickshankMadeleine Cruickshank August 24, 2020
Couple Copes With COVID-19 Loss Through New Online Business

One Ontario couple is using the ShopHERE Powered By Google Program to help protect others with face shields after losing loved ones to the virus, and is ready to sell their new products online at an affordable cost.

by Ali ZafarAli Zafar August 17, 2020
ShopHERE Program Is The “Best Thing That Happened To Launching The Business”

HKR Solutions Team recognized the increasing demand for personal protective equipment needed for everyday life in Toronto, and used the ShopHERE program to launch their new online business.

by Morgan BakerMorgan Baker July 29, 2020

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