Canadian Manufacturing


July 20, 2018

Canadian government threatens to retaliate if Trump imposes auto tariffs

Kirsten Hillman, Canada's deputy ambassador to the U.S., said the federal government will strike back against auto tariffs as it did against Trump's steel and aluminum levies

July 20, 2018

World’s translators push back on forcing Trump interpreter to testify

Other than a U.S. State Department translator, no American government officials accompanied Trump and Putin behind closed doors during their much-talked about meeting
July 20, 2018

Trump Putin II: Planning fall event in aftermath of Helsinki

Trump has invited Putin to the White House this fall for a second get-together. No Russian leader has visited the White House in nearly a decade
July 20, 2018

Whiskey summit planned in hopes of defusing trade conflicts

Representatives of producers in the U.S., Japan, Canada, Ireland, Scotland and other European countries will meet in Louisville, Ky., next week

July 20, 2018

Trump tariffs would cause vehicle prices to soar, wipe out jobs: report

In 2017, only 52 per cent of vehicles sold in the U.S. were manufactured domestically
July 20, 2018

Trump ready to hit all Chinese imports with tariffs

The U.S. president said he would be prepared to tax all of the roughly US$500 billion in yearly Chinese imports. His administration to date has slapped tariffs on US$34 billion

July 20, 2018

NDP wants transport minister to spell out plan to replace Greyhound service

The New Democrats call for options to supplement the loss of service. Greyhound announced earlier this month that it's cutting passenger and delivery services
July 20, 2018

Canada’s annual inflation rises 2.5 per cent thanks to boost from higher energy prices

Inflation figures last month were backed by higher energy prices, but also price hikes on airfare, restaurants and mortgage interest costs


Success Centres

Safety & Sustainability

The need for cybersecurity in hazardous locations industries

Despite recent economic challenges, the demand for equipment used in hazardous locations (HazLoc) is surging
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

5 Essential Financing Tips

Look for a lender that knows your industry
Technology Showcase

Two-speed core drill offers efficient way to drill, tap and twist

The new JMU tools top the class with their compact design and versatility


Productivity Improvement

Seeing Is Believing with Loctite

The iconic adhesive brand is hitting the road this summer, travelling across North America in a tricked-out demo truck to showcase how adhesives can optimize design and repair bonding applications
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

July, 20 2018

Calgary waste firms Tervita and Newalta announce completion of merger

The combined firm will provide waste processing, treating, recycling and disposal services to customers in the oil and gas, mining and industrial sectors
July, 19 2018

McKenna ‘disappointed’ Ontario doesn’t have plan to fight climate change

The federal environment minister says she pressed her Ontario counterpart for details on the province's plan to fight climate change but he declined to provide them
July, 19 2018

Moe, Ford join together to oppose federal carbon pricing at N.B. meeting

Ontario's premier is set to intervene in Saskatchewan's court case against the federal government's carbon pricing scheme

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