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Library--Fashion and Textiles Research Guide: Textiles and Business

Start Your Own Business

The Canada Business Network (Government of Canada)

Contains information about every step to starting your business: starting, planning, financing, managing, etc..

Access Nova Scotia: Services for Business

Information on licensing, taxation, permits, and other pertinent requirements specific to Nova Scotian businesses.

Textile Industry Info -- Canada

Industry Canada -- Textiles     Profile of the Canadian textile industry (Gov of Canada)

Industry Canada -- Retail Trade  Profile of Canadian retail industry

NPD Group   Canadian market research information

Retail Council of Canada - Fashion market research page

Craft Sites: General

Craft Business Directory

International directory listing businesses and suppliers (UK)

The Crafts Report

A monthly business magazine for crafts professionals (US)

Makezine

Magazine produced by Maker Media (US)