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June 10, 2021  

Ford Looks for Lightning Strike with Electric F-150

Electric vehicles are nothing new, they have been around much longer than many people realize. Innovators who have tried to make electricity work in a vehicle, have usually come up against a number of prohibiting factors, with cost usually being on top, but another major factor being consumer adoption.

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June 7, 2021  

Is your Supplier an Asset? Or an Expense?

As an asset, your supplier is blurred into your daily operation with a common focus on success. The supplier fully understands that their success is based on how successful you become within the market. As an expense, the customer is constantly beating on the supplier for a better and lower price.

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June 7, 2021  

Why Lack of Communication is the #1 Killer of Employee Performance

For many CEOs and executives nowadays, communication is by far their greatest challenge. That is not to say they are not good communicators. Quite the contrary, in fact.

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June 1, 2021  

MVRC: Simplifying a comprehensive Traceability 4.0 solution

Since the invention of the barcode, traceability has evolved to

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May 27, 2021  

Communicating Effectively When Everyone is Zoomed Out

Recent events have increased adoption of technology to communicate by using virtual meetings.

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May 19, 2021  

In Conversation with Stellantis Plant Manager Tania Pratnicki Young

Plant had the opportunity to speak with Tania Pratnicki Young to ask her about her role as Plant Manager, Dundee Engine Plant, Stellantis, and what led her to a career in automotive manufacturing.

Feature Manufacturing General
May 17, 2021  

OPINION: Embracing Change

In a continually evolving world, pivoting is of utmost importance.

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May 12, 2021  

It takes all hands on deck, working together and across borders, to tackle climate change

The Biden administration is off to a bumpy start

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May 7, 2021  

Checking-in on invisible Workplace Hazards

With regular check-ins and a commitment to worker-well-being, psychological hazards can be addressed and supported, increasing the health of workers and their general wellbeing.

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May 6, 2021  

Stirred, but not shaken

Manufacturer thrives making fans and laboratory stirrers despite pandemic chaos.

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May 3, 2021  

Q&A: Interview with Kim Nelson from Royal Containers

Plant’s associate editor, Maryam Farag, spoke with Kim Nelson,

Feature Manufacturing
May 1, 2021  

Manufacturing Excellence through Data and Analytics with these Four Initiatives

The world of manufacturing has undergone massive changes since

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April 29, 2021  

Take your manufacturing team engagement to a new level

The challenges of engagement and communication increased in the early days of the pandemic, as information was coming at people from all directions.

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April 26, 2021  

VIDEO: Interview with Humera Malik from Canvass AI

Recently, Plant’s associate editor, Maryam Farag, spoke with Humera Malik, CEO and Co-Founder, Canvass AI, as part of Women in Manufacturing’s Conversations with Industry Leaders series.

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April 20, 2021  

New Ram Power Wagon: Modern Truck with a History

Having been an ‘automotive journalist’ for nearly 15 years, and working for an OEM dealership before that, I have had the opportunity to drive a lot of different vehicles, from the smallest, a smart fortwo, to the largest, a Mercedes-Benz Sprinter long wheelbase with a high roof. None have been as unique as the vehicle that recently filled up my driveway.

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April 19, 2021  

Getting serious about E-Commerce?

Many businesses have started online selling, and manufacturers are among those looking to get in on the action. This year should be the time that manufacturers kick-start the e-commerce process.

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April 19, 2021  

VIDEO: Interview with Andrea Descargar from Green City Plastics Inc.

Recently, Plant’s associate editor, Maryam Farag, spoke with Andrea Descargar, Director of Global Supply Chain Development, Green City Plastics Inc., as part of Women in Manufacturing’s Conversations with Industry Leaders series.

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April 14, 2021  

Take the 2021 Manufacturing Management Salary Survey Now

Salary information, which is kept confidential, helps to compare manufacturing wages to industry averages.

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April 14, 2021  

Are you really Pivoting?

The current travel restrictions in effect makes in-person physical meetings a distant memory. Yet, the need for business improvement still exists and is perhaps even amplified.

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April 12, 2021  

Getting the Lead Out

Lithium-ion battery manufacturer growing market for material handling applications.

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March 9, 2021  

EDITORIAL: Is the future electric?

Change is coming to Canada’s automotive sector.

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March 3, 2021  

Responding to COVID-19

How the leaders made a difference.

Feature Manufacturing Operations
March 2, 2021  

What lies ahead for manufacturing in 2021?

It’s been a crazy year for manufacturers across Canada,

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March 2, 2021  

What’s up dock? Diagnosing industrial door problems

Address them promptly to protect against environmental and
security issues.

Feature Manufacturing General
February 25, 2021  

Year of the pandemic: Issues that impacted manufacturing in 2020

CME’s Management Issues Survey examines 2020 and looks ahead.

Feature Operations
February 23, 2021  

Problem employees – How to deal with bad behaviour

Don’t be too quick to impose new rules for isolated misbehaviour.

Feature Operations
February 23, 2021  

Pause and Observe

Add a spaghetti diagram to your process menu.

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February 18, 2021  

A COVID Hero: Canadian Shield’s Pandemic Journey

A small manufacturer of education technology retools to make a big contribution to face shield production.

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February 12, 2021  

Treat Hygiene as a Priority, Without Sacrificing Productivity

Sponsored Content provided by PLANT partner: Tork North America.

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January 25, 2021  

Plant’s 2021 Truck and Van Preview

Ford has completely re-designed their F-150 for 2021, and

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January 22, 2021  

Safety scanner or safety mat? How to choose the right safeguarding device

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January 7, 2021  

Industrial circuit breakers remain key to load control

Need for reliable and secure power drives demand for safety-critical components