Feature Manufacturing General
June 30, 2020  

More than a cost saving: WSIB’s excellence agenda

Develop management systems based on best practices.

Feature Manufacturing General Operations
June 23, 2020  

Automate the loading dock to keep aging employees on the job and safe

Push-bottom, ergonomic equipment eases the physical effort.

Feature Manufacturing General Technology
June 11, 2020  

3D printing meets industrial production: What it needs to succeed

Technology moves from producing prototypes to producing parts for mission-critical environments.

Feature Manufacturing General Production
June 9, 2020  

Apply 5S forethought: Once started it’s hard to change course

Do it right and there’s more to gain than reduced searching.

Feature Manufacturing General
June 4, 2020  

Working safe: Understanding employees’ health and safety rights

What you need to know about disclosing hazards, decisions that affect health and safety and refusing work.

Feature Manufacturing General
May 28, 2020  

What’s ahead: Top tech trends in 2020 and beyond

New technologies ranging from AI to IoT are transforming manufacturing.

Feature Manufacturing General Machinery and Equipment Maintenance
May 26, 2020  

Keep a lid on costs: Managing backlog, spare parts inventory

Best practices for sustainable and cost-controlled material management.

Feature Manufacturing General Operations
May 21, 2020  

Ammonia leak: Lessons learned from Carnature incident

Technical Safety BC maps out how and why it occurred.

Feature Manufacturing General
May 19, 2020  

COVID-19: What to do when the fog lifts

Develop a plan to stabilize and protect your business in the wake of massive changes.

Feature Government Manufacturing Economy General
May 14, 2020  

Dumping protection: SIMA amendments take on trade cheats

Manufacturers are empowered to deal with unfair foreign competitors more effectively.

Feature Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
May 14, 2020  

COVID-19 brings new challenges to food and beverage industry

Be aware of the obstacles ahead so you can continue to meet supply chain and consumer needs.

Feature Food & Beverage General Sustainability
May 7, 2020  

Carbon neutral: Maple Leaf Foods aligns with Paris goals

The first major food company in the world to hit the target.

Feature Manufacturing General Technology
May 5, 2020  

Connect to Industry 4.0: Become a factory of the future

How to clear obstacles to digital technology implementation.

Feature Manufacturing Economy General
April 30, 2020  

Family-owned companies: Major players in Canada’s economy

They account for 60% of manufacturers in the small-medium segment.

Feature Manufacturing General Operations
April 28, 2020  

How to manage your cash flow during COVID-19

It’s an ongoing exercise: monitor regularly, forecast, reforecast and update frequently.