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IN HER WORDS: Jeanine Lassaline-Berglund on how to attract and retain more women in manufacturing positions

Metal manufacturing faces a severe shortage of skilled labour. Women remain a largely untapped resource despite making up almost half of the Canadian labour force….

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i.d.e.a Fund

Supporting a more sustainable economy while fostering an inclusive and equitable recovery in southern Ontario i.d.e.a. Fund is a program that fosters inclusion, diversity, environment and…

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Latest Statistics Canada report shows higher manufacturing and wholesale sales in March

May 17, 2022  by The Canadian Press Canadian manufacturing sales and wholesale trade figures climbed higher in March, but the gains came due to higher prices….

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Report: Manufacturing production continues to show strong growth in April

May 6, 2022  by Manufacturing AUTOMATION/ S&P Global Canada Manufacturing The latest S&P Global Canada Manufacturing’s Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) shows strong expansion in operating…

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CME says manufacturing recovery has been held back by supply chain disruptions and labour shortages

Along with the lingering impact of the pandemic, Russia’s unprovoked invasion of Ukraine will prolong supply chain disruptions and keep inflation elevated for longer than previously expected. TORONTO —…

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Canadian employers anticipate dynamic hiring climate for Q3: ManpowerGroup survey

Employers in the Manufacturing sector report the highest industry Outlook (+55%), followed by Primary Production (+53%), IT, Technology, Telecoms, Communications and Media (+48%) and then…

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A unified cybersecurity strategy is the key to protecting businesses

Cybersecurity. Wikimedia Commons. Following the changes the pandemic has brought about in the business world, organizations have significantly increased their use of data and the internet. This,…

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ABB-built optical sensors involved in GHGSat’s monitoring of methane emissions

MONTREAL — Canadian company GHGSat, which specializes in high-resolution GHG monitoring from space, launches three new ABB-built optical sensors into space aboard a SpaceX Falcon…

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McGill University launches Sustainable Growth Initiative to help manufacturing businesses be more sustainable

MONTREAL — McGill University announces the launch of the Sustainable Growth Initiative (SGI), a new hub dedicated to providing businesses, including manufacturing businesses, with actionable…

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Canada’s transport minister says there is a positive ‘shift’ in U.S. outlook after meetings in D.C.

Alghabra says he reiterated Canada’s opposition to President Joe Biden’s original plan to put extra tax incentives on electric vehicles assembled in the U.S. Transport…

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