Data and Intel to Help You Gain Insight

Make smarter, faster, better decisions

Explore our data sites to uncover in-depth statistics and trends. Discover why Edmonton is the best place in the world for companies on the grow.
Invest in Canada
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Review the Business Climate

Reviewing and understanding Edmonton's business climate provides valuable insights about the economy, costs, risks, and incentives that may impact the success of your business.
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Diagnosis
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Discover Industry Trends

An important part of market research is gathering information about your industry, and we can help with this. By researching your industry thoroughly, you can minimize the risk to your business, identify new opportunities and communicate better with your customers.
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Gifted Market
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Research Your Customers

You need to know who your customers are and where they are located, and this page can help you do this. Once you have defined your target customers, you can then use our simple mapping tools to discover where your customers are located.
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Office Worker
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Analyze Your Competitors

Whether you’re starting a new business or running one, it’s essential to analyze your competition. This page gives you a simple process to help identify who your competitors are, where they’re located and some tips to help assess their strength, weaknesses and potential impact on your business.
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Whyte Ave Shopping
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Identify Access & Transportation

If your business relies on passing trade and pedestrian traffic, then you will want to be located in a busy area with visibility. If your business hinges on transportation costs and access to markets, then you will require a strategic location that will save you time and money.
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U of A Students
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Evaluate the Workforce

Every labour market is unique and your ability to hire good people will depend on several factors including the size and skillsets of the local population as well as the qualifications your business requires.
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Uncover Local Opportunities

Business planning is about finding future opportunities in the marketplace that will impact your business. This page provides you with information that can help you identify those opportunities and make smarter decisions.
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