Canadian Manufacturing


  • Canadian Manufacturing Article

    Small Business optimism riding high into 2011

    February 2, 2011 by Canadian Manufactruing Daily Staff

    CFIB report says manufacturers optimistic about 2011 but still face issues TORONTO Improvements in optimism in small and mid-sized business will carry into 2011, says the Canadian Federation of Independent Business (CFIB).

  • Canadian truck sales up

    January 14, 2011 by The Canadian Press

    Truck sales boost new vehicle purchases says StatsCan

  • Canadian Manufacturing Article

    Lockheed Martin beefs up $16.4M deal with Northstar

    September 3, 2010 by Erika Beauchesne

    St. John’s, N.L.: Northstar Network Ltd. has more than doubled its contract with Lockheed Martin under a new Master Purchase Order (MPO) valued at US$16.4 million. As per the five-year agreement, Northstar’s St. John’s facility is manufacturing finished parts and

  • Canadian Manufacturing Article

    Manufacturing continues sales boom

    July 15, 2010 by Staff

    OTTAWA: Manufacturing sales increased for the eighth time in nine months, advancing 0.4 per cent to $44.8 billion in May, according to Statistics Canada. The motor vehicle and parts industries were the primary contributors to the higher sales. Excluding motor

  • Canadian Manufacturing Article

    10 tips for better pricing strategy

    June 23, 2010 by Rafi Mohammed

    Pricing is one of the most powerful yet underutilized  strategies available to businesses. A McKinsey & Co. study of the Global one200 found that if companies increased prices by just one per cent and demand remained constant, operating profits would