Canadian Manufacturing


November 12, 2018

Trump largely alone as world leaders take aim at nationalism

At a ceremony in France marking the 100th anniversary of the end of WWI, the French president warned of nationalist demons while a U.S. president who describes himself as such watched silently

November 12, 2018

Bombardier Alstom to supply Montreal with 153 metro cars in $448M order

Most of the manufacturing and all of the final assembly of the new cars will be done at Bombardier Transportation's plant in La Pocatiere, northeast of Quebec City
November 12, 2018

The uncertain future of U.S. coal communities

Despite politically powerful coal communities helping elect a president, the future of the coal industry and its associated communities remain more uncertain than ever
November 12, 2018

China’s annual shopping frenzy shatters records again

Known as Singles Day, the spending binge has for years eclipsed Cyber Monday in the U.S. for online purchases made on a single day

November 12, 2018

Uber Eats executive’s advice for managers

Jason Droege is a vice-president of Uber; his biggest venture thus far is Uber Eats, a fast-growing restaurant food delivery service
November 12, 2018

Bizarro world: Midterms offer little clarity on fate of USMCA, tariff dispute

With the House of Representatives turning blue, the Senate remaining red, and U.S. politicians starkly divided over Trump's protectionist policies, the fate of USMCA is up in the air

November 12, 2018

Ontario Cannabis Store blames growers’ label snafu for new delivery delays

The online government retailer has received more than 1,000 complaints
November 12, 2018

Chairman, and CEO, out at cosmetics maker Coty

Shares of Coty Inc. tumbled 22 per cent last week after reporting first-quarter earnings


Success Centres

Safety & Sustainability

Cap and trade’s impact on manufacturers

Ontario's carbon crusade will likely mimic programs in California and Quebec
Energy Efficiency

Energy-intensive Canada could cut back dramatically through efficiency measures

According to a new report from The Conference Board of Canada, energy efficiency measures such as incentive programs, retrofits, audits, land-use measures, building standards and renewable subsidies can substantially reduce Canada's energy consumption
Industrial Edge

ADF Group: 60 years of steely resolve keeps Quebec fabricator in growth mode

Producer of steel assemblies and components for the construction market stands out for its production capacity


Financial Management

Use your money wisely: Part 1

This is Part 1 of a two-part series featuring the most common and most interesting leasing/financing questions.
Technology Showcase

New Fein core drills offer more mobility, versatility and function

Fein Canada's success continues as it introduces two new types of Slugger core drills of the highest quality: the AMJU 137 PMQW and the JMC USA 90


Productivity Improvement

New offerings from LOCTITE: problem-solving sealants! [WATCH]

LOCTITE, Canada’s leader in sealants and adhesives, is introducing new innovative products to the industrial market.
Revenue Growth

Why Top Canadian Manufacturers are investing in Young Talent to Build Sales Force

From manufacturing in automotive to food processing to transportation equipment production, last year, Canadian manufacturers employed more than 1.5 million Canadians—which represents nearly 10 per cent of total employment nationwide
Export Success Skills

Forging a U.S. Presence – How to Access the U.S.

The decision to expand into the U.S. is a big step and part of a complex process

Cleantech Canada

November, 12 2018

New gas plants should pay carbon levy on all emissions by 2030, advocates say

Canada is finalizing the regulations for its carbon-pricing system for big industrial emitters
November, 9 2018

New Tesla chairwoman’s biggest challenge is controlling Musk

Corporate governance experts aren't sure whether Robyn Denholm will "actually be able to corral the visionary but erratic Elon Musk," who remains CEO
November, 9 2018

Ford buys electric scooter sharing company Spin

Uber and Lyft also have been investing in scooter-sharing companies

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