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We wish everyone a Happy Easter with their families and friends! Please note that REM will be closed on Friday, April 2nd and Monday, April 5th to give our team some extra time to refresh. 

 

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The REM team wishes you and your family all the best for 2021. Have a wonderful, happy new year!

 

Please note that we'll be closed on Friday, January 1st.

 

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REM wishes you and your family a safe and happy holiday season! Don’t forget to vote for your favourite REM Holiday Face Mask! 

 

As a friendly reminder: our office will be closed on Dec. 24, 25 & 28.

 

VOTE NOW!

 

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Happy Holidays from all of us at REM

 

Thank you for supporting REM in the past year!

 

This year to celebrate the season, the REM Team hand-crafted holiday themed face masks. Click here to see our crafty creations and vote for your favourite!

 

Most importantly, we wish you a Fantastic Holiday Season and a Bright & Energetic New Year!

 

As a friendly note: We will be closed on December 24, 25, 28 and January 1 to allow our team a chance to spend time with their family.  We look forward to working with you in 2021.

 

Sincerely,

REM Web Solutions

 

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Our first AODA Webinar last week was a huge success! Thanks very much to everyone that attended!

 

Join us for the next free AODA webinar on Tuesday, December 8th at 9:30am.

 

Our AODA (Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act) certified Graphic Designers: Sean S. and Christine V. have put together an interactive presentation discussing what it is, how it affects you and your business, and its design factors. There will also be helpful resources to help make your website complaint.

 

This is a virtual event in Zoom hosted by The Cambridge Chamber of Commerce; please sign up in advance to get the link and details before the event.

 

Register to the event now by going to The Chamber’s event page.

 

Stay tuned for even more future webinar dates! For useful info and facts about AODA visit aodawebsites.ca.

 

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Join us on Thursday, November 19th at 9:30am for our free, AODA webinar!

 

Our AODA (Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act) certified Graphic Designers: Sean Sanderson and Christine Votruba have put together an engaging webinar that explains what it is, how it affects your business and its design factors with resources to help make your website complaint.

 

Hosted by The Cambridge Chamber of Commerce, the virtual event will be held through Zoom; please register in advance so that we can send you the link and details prior to the event.

 

To register visit The Chamber’s event page.

 

Stay tuned for future webinar dates! For more information visit aodawebsites.ca.

 

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The Canada United Small Business Relief Fund (CUSBRF) is a grant of up to $5000 for small businesses to help offset COVID-related costs since March 15th such as PPE or website related expenses. The grant is through Canada United and is managed by the Ontario Chamber of Commerce.

 

As of today (Monday, October 26), there is a new application window that has opened. I encourage you to have a look at the details here: https://occ.ca/canada-united-small-business-relief-fund/.

 

This is a great opportunity to strengthen your business online!

 

Get in touch with us about updating your website with a new design, adding eCommerce or starting a website project.

 

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As the summer comes to a close we look forward to Labour Day.  REM will be closed for Labour Day Monday, September 7th and will re-open on Tuesday.  

 

Have a safe and enjoyable long weekend from all of us at REM!

 

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Today, it is now essential for all businesses to be able to operate at least somewhat remotely or in a manner which allows remote access to their goods or services. What this means is that if I need to book an appointment somewhere or I need to make a purchase of a product, I should be (and it could be argued that I need to be) able to make that happen online. If this is not the case, the business is most definitely behind the curve and competition when it comes to accessibility.

 

Even more so, the current health climate is pushing people to want their goods delivered, and for their services to be performed in a manner which exposes them to the least risk possible. As such, putting yourself in a better position to be able to fulfill these requests will give you an edge in the coming economic environment. Having your website able to take orders, book appointments, ship goods, and essentially allow your business to operate remotely will also give you access to a range of customers you did not have access to before, such as ones who simply live too far from a physical location to make a convenient trip.

 

Lastly, this can give you access to individuals who may require remote services due to disabilities or other life circumstances which prohibit them from accessing your type of goods or services normally. This could be anything from remote counselling to online guitar lessons, but making something accessible without needing to leave the home is going to give you a massive edge in the years to come.

 

If you have any questions give us a call or let us know in the comments!

 

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About

At Stemmler Meats, you’ll find fresh, wholesome foods and time-honoured recipes passed down through generations. We source our meats, cheeses, produce and baked goods from hard-working local farmers for our retail store in Heidelberg, Ontario. Our manufacturing facility, located in Waterloo, Ontario, boasts 17,000 sq. ft. of processing space and top-of-the-line meat processing equipment, caters to the meat retail, wholesale, and co-packing sectors.

 

Stemmler's Main Contact Person: Kevin Stemmler, CEO, Business, Product Development and Regulatory Affairs

 

No. of Employees: 50

Established: 1985

Locations:

Retail Store: 3031 Lobsinger Line, Heidelberg

Processing Plant: 725 McMurray Road, Waterloo

 

Visit Stemmler's website

 

 

 

Q:

Why did you choose REM?

 

A:

We have been with REM for many years and know they also have a great reputation with others in the industry. When it was time to update our website, it was a no-brainer to call REM.

 


Q:

What was it like working with REM?

 

A:

The team at REM is always super responsive, on-time, and professional. During the build, they made great suggestions, we never had any “surprises,” and were kept well-informed of the progress on our project.

 

 

The team at REM is always super responsive, on-time, and professional.

 


 

Learn first-hand how we can help you with your website needs.
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