Online shopping in remote areas of Canada makes life a little less isolated

Shopping online is levelling the shopping playing field for people in remote parts of Canada including Nunavut and the NWT.

Kent Driscoll
More and more Canadians switch from hitting the malls to shopping online.

But what does that mean for Canada’s more remote regions?

Online shopping may be the thing that levels the playing field.

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Video Journalist / Iqaluit

Kent has been APTN’s Nunavut correspondent since 2007. In that time he has closely covered Inuit issues, including devolution and the controversial Nutrition North food subsidy. He has also worked for CKIQ-FM in Iqaluit and as a reporter for Nunavut News North.