Fiat (October 19, 2018)

The Fiat 500 celebrates 60 years! Fiat was founded in 1899 by Giovanni Agnelli. In 1957, the famous Italian car manufacturer sold its most emblematic car: the Fiat Nuova 500. Its beginnings were difficult, but the family business persevered and marketed in 1968 a convertible version of the Fiat Nuova 500 which was an instant popular [...]

2018-10-19T09:58:37+00:00 19 October 2018|

La Maison Orphée (October 12, 2018)

Maison Orphée launches a new line of mustard! Following an increase in tariffs on condiments imported into Canada, the family business Maison Orphée launches a new range of products. The Québec company founded in 1983, whose first specialty is oil production, will now produce a new line of all-Canadian mustard. Maison Orphée [...]

2018-10-15T16:00:18+00:00 12 October 2018|

Swarovski (October 5, 2018)

The Family Group Swarovski Has Developed a Sustainable Jewelry Line with Penélope Cruz. Recognized as the world’s premier jewelry and accessory brand of crystal cut creations, Swarovski was founded in 1891 by Daniel Swarovski in Austria. For the fifth generation, the Swarovski family still owns the group. As the company is proud [...]

2018-10-05T10:59:42+00:00 5 October 2018|

Prével (September 28, 2018)

Groupe Prével is 40 years old! Founded in 1978, the family-owned company Prével has been helping build the Island of Montreal for 40 years. This innovative company specializing in the construction of housing units has allowed many Montrealers to access property and enhance the development of a collective heritage. On this 40th anniversary, [...]

2018-10-15T16:42:46+00:00 28 September 2018|

LG Group (September 21, 2018)

LG Group recently welcomed a fourth generation CEO. Founded in 1947 by Koo In-Hwoi, the South Korean family-run business LG Group has been run for four generations by the Koo family. The industrial conglomerate specializing in home appliances and electronics is now headed by Koo Kwang-mo, the adopted son of his predecessor Koo [...]

2018-10-15T16:34:02+00:00 21 September 2018|

Mondou (September 14, 2018)

Mondou celebrates its 80th anniversary and pursues an important expansion! Mondou, the famous pet products retailer, is a family business created in 1938 by Joseph Émilien Mondou. Bought by the Legault family in 1983, Mondou has been recently taken over by the second generation of this family. With 65 stores throughout Québec and [...]

2018-09-21T13:07:37+00:00 14 September 2018|

Garneau (September 7, 2018)

The Garneau company wants to innovate by creating a new type of helmet. Louis Garneau, founder of Louis Garneau Sports, a family-owned company specialized in the manufacture and sale of cycling apparel and accessories, decided to create the safest bicycle helmet in the world. Following a recent bicycle accident, the former Olympian decided [...]

2018-09-07T14:15:52+00:00 7 September 2018|

Constellation Brands (August 31, 2018)

Constellation Brands wants to expand its field of activity by investing in cannabis. Founded in 1945, Constellation Brand is one of the largest producers and distributors of alcoholic beverages in the United States with more than 100 brands to its credit. The American family group intends to diversify its field of activity by [...]

2018-09-06T23:55:56+00:00 31 August 2018|

Pomerleau (August 24, 2018)

Pomerleau will be builing the new Molson Coors brewerie Founded by Hervé Pomerleau in 1964 in the small town of Saint-Georges-de-Beauce, the family business that started with only five employees is now one of the leaders in the construction industry in Canada and is able to manage over 125 construction sites at the [...]

2018-09-12T16:47:31+00:00 24 August 2018|