Canadian Manufacturing


October 19, 2018

Feds dead set against ‘ridiculous’ quotas to replace steel, aluminum tariffs [UPDATED]

The new North American trade deal didn't resolve the tariff issue

October 19, 2018

Legally High

It is official: recreational marijuana is legal in Canada with effect from October 17. With that comes a patchwork of jurisdictional laws establishing where and how marijuana products will be sold and used by consumers.
October 19, 2018

Carr, Morneau off to China next month to deepen commerce, but no free trade yet

The International Trade and Finance ministers will be in the Chinese capital for two days starting on Nov. 11 to advance Canada's trading interests. But the newly crafted USMCA presents a barrier to Canada-China trade talks
October 19, 2018

Capitalism needs a reboot so that no industry is too big to fail

New corporate structures and matching incentive systems with independent oversight are crucial

October 19, 2018

Cannabis retailers, governments warn of lingering supply shortage

Industry players and watchers had earlier warned that there would be product shortages amid supply chain issues
October 19, 2018

Final report on 2017-18 spending shows $19B federal deficit last year [UPDATED]

The deficit is slightly smaller than Finance Minister Bill Morneau's prediction of $19.4 billion in last winter's budget

October 19, 2018

European, Asian leaders want free trade, push back at Trump

The Asia-Europe Meeting in Brussels brought together 30 European leaders with their counterparts from 21 Asian nations, accounting for 55 per cent of global trade and 60 per cent of the world's population
October 19, 2018

Annual pace of inflation slows to 2.2 per cent in September: Statistics Canada [UPDATED]

Prices were up in all eight major components for the 12 months to September


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

Raising capital without using a bank

Alternative lenders provide financial services when traditional methods fail
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

Loctite online video series offers live demonstrations of high-performance products

The best way to decide whether a product is worth the investment is to watch it in action – especially when it comes to industrial adhesive products that boast top strength
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

October, 19 2018

South Carolina lawmakers to Trump: Save nuclear fuel project

The project is intended to reprocess weapons-grade plutonium into fuel for commercial reactors. But it is billions of dollars over budget and decades away from completion
October, 18 2018

Economy and environment go hand-in-hand, says natural resources minister

Canada will have to cut its emissions almost in half over the next 12 years to meet the stiffer targets that dozens of international climate change experts say is required to prevent catastrophic results from global warming
October, 18 2018

London’s black cabs soon to be seen on the streets of Paris

London Electric Vehicle Co., which makes plug-in electric taxis that look like traditional black cabs, has put about 600 vehicles on the streets of London and has already expanded to Amsterdam, Berlin, Hamburg and Oslo

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