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

Marketplace Easy Loans: Uneasy Money

Canadians are taking on record levels of household debt, and money is top of mind for many trying to tighten their belts. But if you need cash, are companies being clear about what you're signing up for? In this episode, Marketplace investigates the business tactics of a popular loan company that offers easy loans to people who need money. Host Erica Johnson ...
  • 2015
  • 00:21:38
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 09/04/2015

Venture Edge Marketing

"Cool" is a wave every company wants to ride. If they can identify cool when it first hits the streets, they can cash in big when the mass market hits. But riding on the edge can be risky too because the edge is always moving and what's cool today is dead cold tomorrow.
  • 1997
  • 00:07:52
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 06/14/2013

Marketplace Egg crackdown: Are ethical eggs actually better?

"Nest-laid," "free-run," "free-range" and "organic": egg cartons hold a lot of big promises about what’s inside and how they got there. The Marketplace team tests the marketing on supermarket eggs and asks companies if we can see for ourselves what the labels really mean for chickens and for consumers.
  • 2016
  • 00:21:38
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 08/22/2016

News in Review - February 2016 Emotional Marketing: Advertisers Target the Heart

It's not new for advertisers to use emotions to sell products, but are they sincere or is it blatant emotional manipulation? The CBC's Ioanna Roumeliotis catches a ride with WestJet's Blue Santa for the day to explore how storytelling and social media are reshaping advertising.
  • 2016
  • 00:11:56
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 02/16/2016

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News in Review - April 2007 Fashion and the Dangerously Thin

Obesity is a major problem in Canada. But while shedding a few pounds can sometimes be a healthy choice, being too thin can be bad for you. Doctors have been noticing an increase in eating disorders, and some of them blame the fashion industry. In this News in Review story we’ll look at how the industry has been accused of sending out ...
  • 2007
  • 00:12:28
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 04/15/2007

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Venture Fast Food Lane

You can live without a new car and you can live without new clothes, but nobody gives up eating. So you might think the food business is the safest and most predictable of all. Demand is constant. Or is it? Reality check in aisle nine! Whether it’s low-carb, low sodium, cholesterol-free or zero trans fat, food fads keep companies constantly ...
  • 2004
  • 00:09:02
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 06/14/2013