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November 15, 2021  

Ransomware on the rise

With attacks increasing in frequency and severity, experts offer advice for preparing a solid defense.

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November 12, 2021  

Postscript: Show me the money

While the pandemic has forced some manufacturers to reduce

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November 10, 2021  

How ERP brings tangible return-on-investment to the manufacturing and distribution CEO

As the world continues to shift, manufacturers and distributors

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November 10, 2021  

Bosch Rexroth moves…you win

Bosch Rexroth has long used the slogan “We Move. You Win”, but never has it been truer.

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November 10, 2021  

Handling Specialty awarded contract by Royal Caribbean

The Royal Caribbean contract is the largest fixed price contract in Handling Specialty’s 58-year history.

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November 5, 2021  

Opportunities for industrial manufacturers at the Intersection of sustainability, AI and ethics

How industrial manufacturers can leverage sustainability, artificial intelligence, and ethics to lastingly profitable ventures.

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November 3, 2021  

The Canadian Manufacturing Technology Show connects attendees digitally and in-person

The Canadian Manufacturing Technology event took place October 4 – 7 at The International Centre in Toronto, Ont.

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November 3, 2021  

Safely returning to work after injury

Preventing illnesses and injuries is a shared responsibility among everyone in the workplace, and when an employee is injured on the job, or develops an occupational illness, the workplace is accountable for ensuring the employee receives the care and support that is required.

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November 2, 2021  

VIDEO: Sept/Oct Issue Now Available

Read the September/October 2021 issue here: Be sure

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October 29, 2021  

Knowing your human talent to create a lean culture

It has been said that the factory of the future will only require two occupants; one human and one dog.

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October 27, 2021  

Micro fibre – maximum performance

How the first micro fibre laser
in Canada is being put to a multitude of uses.

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October 22, 2021  

Factory of the future

PLANT spoke with Richard Kunst, President and CEO, and Mariela Castaño, Senior Vice-President and COO, at Kunst Solutions, about the factory of the future, focusing on various trends, technologies and automation.

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October 22, 2021  

Why creativity is the key to improved employee performance in a post-pandemic world

Flexibility is the key to increasing employee performance and creativity, by allowing employees
to choose where, when, and how they work.

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October 19, 2021  

Automation: Solving the talent shortage or exacerbating it?

Manufacturers are looking to add personnel in order to address the talent shortage, however, 2021’s Advanced Manufacturing Roundtable showed a different approach of how manufacturers were addressing the decrease in personnel.

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October 19, 2021  

Help build manufacturing skills and entrepreneurship through indigenous education

While Indigenous peoples account for about five per cent of our national population, Indigenous children under the age of 14 represent seven per cent of all children in the country. Youth represent nearly half of Canada’s Indigenous population.

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October 12, 2021  

The very future of manufacturing hinges on automation

A large segment of Canada’s manufacturing workforce will be leaving for good by the end of the decade, and new, younger hires aren’t going to replace them.

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September 30, 2021  

2022 Advanced Manufacturing Outlook Report findings discussion on Oct. 21 [WEBINAR]

The 2022 Advanced Manufacturing Outlook Report is set to be published as part of PLANT’s Sept./Oct. issue, and we’ve gathered key leaders across the sector to discuss the report’s findings on Oct. 21, from 1PM ET – 2:30 PM ET.

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September 30, 2021  

Don’t let safety measures slip: How to prevent slips, trips, and falls at work

With over 55,000 workers in Canada injured annually because of fall incidents, workers and managers on the plant floor need to be aware of the risks that come with the job and know how to stay safe.

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September 15, 2021  

Brilliant work: Lifting INNIO projects at Welland plant

Handling Specialty partners with Gorbel to transport massive engines.

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September 13, 2021  

Skill acquisition and definition – The Dreyfus Model

In 1980, a couple of brothers with the last name Dreyfus proposed a model of skill acquisition that has gone on to have a fair bit of influence on discussions about learning, process, and practice. Later, they would go on to publish a book based on this paper and, in that book, they would refine the model a bit to its current form.

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September 10, 2021  

Data and Analytics: Not Just For Big Manufacturers

I’m sure you’ve heard time and time again about

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September 1, 2021  

How an industrial manufacturer wrote the next chapter of its 100-year plan

Two DuroVac presidents discuss the importance of financial stability and succession planning as an early necessity for every business.

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August 30, 2021  

Can’t find top talent? Take a look in the mirror

The hiring process nowadays is different than what it used to be years ago, but attracting and retaining employees comes down to using the same strategies used to sell to customers.

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August 25, 2021  

Salary Survey – EMC’s Take

Plant Magazine sat down with Jean-Pierre Giroux, President, and Scott McNeil-Smith, Vice-President, Manufacturing Sector Performance, from survey partner Excellence in Manufacturing Consortium (EMC), to get their take on the manufacturing industry and the salary survey results.

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August 24, 2021  

Focus: Women in manufacturing

Women in the manufacturing industry responded to the 2021 Manufacturing Management Salary Survey, conducted on behalf of PLANT magazine, and the Excellence in Manufacturing Consortium (EMC), helping to get a better picture of satisfaction levels and salaries of female managers and senior executives in the manufacturing sector across Canada.

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August 4, 2021  

Supply Chain Disruption

The pandemic’s effect on the supply chain ushers in a new period of decision-making.

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August 4, 2021  

OPINION: Manufacturing Redesigned

EDITORIAL (May/June 2021 issue of Plant magazine)

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July 28, 2021  

Power Skiving for Electric Vehicles

How manufacturers can achieve 90 per cent machine use reduction with power skiving

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July 16, 2021  

Statistics Canada Monthly Survey of Manufacturing, May 2021

Statistics Canada released its monthly manufacturing survey for May

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June 29, 2021  

Taking a Stand: How Organizations Can Overcome Hate and Inspire Meaningful Societal Change

Talent Canada, a national media brand that looks at

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June 21, 2021  

Protecting our front line

Start-up supplies medical gowns to healthcare workers during pandemic.

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June 17, 2021  

Understanding Cyber Insurance

There are several factors that manufacturers should consider before purchasing cyber insurance coverage, as having the right policy is the key to a quick recovery from a cyber-attack without major losses.