News in Review - October 2004 Conrad Black: A Tycoon in Trouble

For more than 20 years Conrad Black has been one of Canada's most successful and flamboyant business tycoons. But in late August, he was accused of looting his media empire to finance his lavish lifestyle. It was just the latest in a series of setbacks, and now everything that Black built up appears to be crumbling around him. In this ...
  • 2004
  • 00:14:00
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 10/15/2004

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We are the Best Couscous from Candiac

What do Casablanca and Candiac, Quebec, have in common? Couscous. Did you know that 400 tons of couscous is shipped across the Atlantic every year? Join chef Ricardo Larrivée as he gets to the root of this golden grain.
  • 2017
  • 00:03:05
  • 9-12
  • Added on: 07/28/2017

Doc Zone Dating Confidential

This fast-paced documentary is a no-holds-barred look at our obsession with dating and finding that elusive perfect match. We'll meet the winners, the losers, and the profiteers who are now employing a roster of psychologists and scientists whose mission is to unravel the mystery of what makes two people click. There's a race on to find the key to our ...
  • 2008
  • 00:44:17
  • 15-17
  • Added on: 06/14/2013

Fortune Hunters Dollar-Wise Dining: Selling Quick Meal Solutions

In this shaky economy, just about everyone is keeping a tighter hold on their wallet. Canadians are trying to cut back on food expenses and, for many of us, that means going back to basics. Almost 90 per cent of Canadians are planning to eat out less this year than they did last year. But while that may be bad ...
  • 2009
  • 00:19:14
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 06/14/2013

News in Review - February 1999 Down on the Farm: Crisis in Agriculture

As an industry, farming has placed Canada in the forefront of developed nations, and historically, farm products have been among our major exports. But the Canadian family farm has also been a social institution in and of itself, as anyone who has ever spent time at one of Canada’s many agricultural exhibitions knows. This News in Review report examines how ...
  • 1999
  • 00:10:37
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 02/15/1999

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Dragons' Den Dragons' Den, Season 10, Episode 1

On the season 10 premiere, three new Dragons breathe fire into the Den. One tasty product line has the Dragons thirsty for a deal, then tensions rise when a business bares it all. And two brothers hope the delivery of their pitch is enough to reach the Dragons.
  • 2015
  • 00:44:10
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 10/16/2015

Dragons' Den Dragons' Den, Season 10, Episode 10

In this season's Second Chance Special, brave entrepreneurs enter the Den again with hopes of better outcomes than their first time facing the Dragons. Featured pitchers include: Head of the Herd, The BreastRest, Fitness on the Go, OnCan Realty and Holy Crap Cereal.
  • 2015
  • 00:44:10
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 02/02/2016

Dragons' Den Dragons' Den, Season 10, Episode 11

The Dragons challenge a sports-entertainment company on its business model — stick with a rental business or go after sales? A couple who have created a merino wool clothing line attract Jim's attention because he trusts his instinct to "invest in people." Plus, an Alberta pharmacist with a rash cream may have missed the mark with his branding, but gets competing offers ...
  • 2016
  • 00:44:10
  • 15-17
  • Added on: 02/03/2016

Dragons' Den Dragons' Den, Season 10, Episode 12

A Whistler entrepreneur's snowboard training pitch gets the Dragons vying for the best bid, another BC business brings the escape-room craze to the Den but stumbles on its valuation, and a team pitches a fire safety device at the concept stage. Plus, a returning company thinks its Major League partnership will help its baseball safety idea score a homerun. Pitches ...
  • 2016
  • 00:44:15
  • 15-17
  • Added on: 02/02/2016

Dragons' Den Dragons' Den, Season 10, Episode 13

The Dragons are impressed by a techpreneur's augmented-reality app that could save print media, a Brampton man unveils an interactive add-on to traditional casino games, and a tourism company hopes to lure the Dragons into a fishing vacation venture. Plus, a B.C. duo return to the Den looking for investment in their new convertible cane. Featured pitches include: TOTALUP, Tomorrow ...
  • 2016
  • 00:44:15
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 02/05/2016