Dragons' Den Dragons' Den: Best of Season 3, Volume 2

Episode 6: This time pitches are made for Attitube water-based weight training system by Larry Brun of Windsor, ON; Bottled Intentions by Judy Lapointe of Osoyoos, BC; The Hyboo Camping Trailer by Michel Keighan of Montreal, QC; Teach My Toddler by Christy Cook of Toronto, ON; Powered Clothesline by Dennis Tremblay of Thunder Bay, ON; Poopysak by Patricia Noel of ...
  • 2008
  • 01:17:52
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 03/17/2015

Dragons' Den Dragons' Den: Best of Season 4, Volume 1

Episode 2: Twins deliberate an offer on their line of lip gloss; a husband and wife duo receive an icy response to their Freezie snipper that’s safe for kids; and an eco-friendly clothing line parades through the den. - - Episode 6: The Dragons go for a ride on a new-fangled snowboard; an all-female auto repair shop ignites trouble with ...
  • 2009
  • 01:26:05
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 01/07/2016

Dragons' Den Dragons' Den: Best of Season 4, Volume 2

Episode 7 – Special Update: See what some of the most memorable entrepreneurs have been up to since their experience in the Den. Plus, hear what the Dragons have to say about deals, disasters and the ones that got away. - - Episode 8: Two fishermen look to turn crustaceans to cash, but an aggressive offer makes sparks fly; a ...
  • 2009
  • 01:25:46
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 01/07/2016

Dragons' Den Dragons' Den: Best of Season 4, Volume 3

Episode 12 – Celebrity Entrepreneurs: Home-improvement icon Mike Holmes, fashion maven Jeanne Beker and decorating expert Debbie Travis make surprise appearances and offer their expertise to unsuspecting entrepreneurs. - - Episode 20 – The Road to Riches: The season finale retraces the Dragons’ journeys to self-made success. From humble beginnings to meteoric success, this special reveals their personal and professional ...
  • 2009
  • 01:27:19
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 01/07/2016

Venture Earth Buddy

They are young, they are brash and they have made a pile of money: a small group of friends who took an idea and sold it really well. In 1993, Anton Rabie and a couple of friends from business school began manufacturing the Earth Buddy – a sawdust and grass-seed filled novelty that competed with products like Chia Pet. But ...
  • 1994
  • 00:16:38
  • 15-17
  • Added on: 06/14/2013

Venture Event Planner

Marsha Jones is an event planner in Toronto and her business is coordinating meetings, conventions and corporate field days. She is juggling two events over the course of a week managing a Tupperware convention and a company field day. There are plenty of headaches managing the logistics of both events with small budgets. The corporate go-cart and chili cook off ...
  • 1997
  • 00:08:07
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 06/14/2013

Venture Firing Your Customer

Sometimes companies have customers who cost more to support than the profit they generate. It may be because they make only small purchases, buy only on sale, miss appointments, take up a lot of time on nuisance calls or open accounts but don’t buy anything. New technology makes it possible to develop customer profiles that highlight such cases. This program ...
  • 1998
  • 00:08:02
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 06/14/2013

Venture Gap Adventures: Shaking Up Success

In just 10 years, Gap Adventures, an ecotourism company, has grown from a two person operation to a multi-million business with 70 employees. Until now the owner, Bruce Poon Tip, has operated it like a family business with everyone doing a little bit of everything. But diversification is needed. When Bruce hires the marketing director from Gap's biggest US competitor ...
  • 2000
  • 00:15:48
  • 15-17
  • Added on: 06/14/2013

The Fifth Estate GM Recall: The Switch from Hell

This Fifth Estate investigation raises the ultimate business ethics question: if you're a company that has to recall and repair your product, does the safety of your customers outweigh the cost of admitting your errors? It was a deadly defect in an ignition switch that led to the recall of millions of GM cars like the Cobalt and the Ion and the ...
  • 2014
  • 00:40:51
  • 15-17
  • Added on: 05/04/2015

Venture Grocery.com

How would you like to gamble with 70 million dollars of investor's money? Bill DiNardo is betting that Canadians will buy their apples, Windex and cookies by computer. This episode explores the new and risky business of online grocery shopping.
  • 2000
  • 00:07:32
  • 15-17
  • Added on: 06/14/2013