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Company Information

Finding information on Canadian, US and international companies.

Business news

To find news and business journals with articles about market trends or sizing, try the following databases:

Trade Publications

Trade publications and business-to-business journals are a good source of current industry news, and may offer industry and market statistics that you can not find elsewhere. Check the source of data in reports to see if you can access more information.

The following databases have excellent coverage of trade publications.

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