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June 17, 2021  

US industrial production up 0.8% in May, factory output 0.9%

WASHINGTON (AP) – Surging output of cars, trucks and

News Automotive Business Operations
June 15, 2021  

Raquel Urtasun starts Toronto self driving company Waabi, after leaving Uber

TORONTO – After the COVID-19 pandemic turned travel demand

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June 15, 2021  

FedDev invests in clean automotive and aerospace hub

A $10-million FedDev Ontario investment was announced for McMaster University to

News Automotive Manufacturing General leadership position
June 15, 2021  

Andy Transport announces team transitions

Andy Transport has transitioned three team members into new

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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 9, 2021  

Magna launches surface element lighting technology

Magna has launched its new surface element lighting technology, which offers

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June 8, 2021  

New recruiting network exclusive to manufacturing

A new recruiting network has been launched targeted specifically

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June 8, 2021  

Canadian vehicle sales increased 36% in May from a year earlier but down from 2019

(CP) TORONTO – Canadian auto sales disappointed in May

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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 7, 2021  

Demo Days is now live, featuring videos for manufacturing decision makers to keep on top of market trends

Annex Business Media’s manufacturing network has launched its one-of-a-kind

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June 3, 2021  

ATS acquires CIM

ATS Automation Tooling Systems Inc. announced the acquisition of

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June 2, 2021  

ATS completes acquisition of BioDot

ATS Automation Tooling Systems Inc., an automation solutions provider,

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May 31, 2021  

Volvo Autonomous Solutions launches autonomous transport solutions project

Volvo Autonomous Solutions is moving ahead with a commercial pilot

News Automotive Manufacturing Health & Safety Operations
May 28, 2021  

Stellantis plant wins safety award

Stellantis’ Etobicoke Casting Plant (ECP) received an Outstanding award

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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  

Invest WindsorEssex to establish automobility accelerator

Invest WindsorEssex (IWE) will establish Canada’s first automobility accelerator

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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.

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May 13, 2021  

US files first trade complaint with Mexico under USMCA

MEXICO CITY (AP) – The United States filed its

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May 13, 2021  

As chip shortage goes on, cars are scarce and prices are up

DETROIT (AP) – For the next few months, Charlie

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May 13, 2021  

Global chip shortage, pandemic demand drive up home appliance prices

(CP) A global shortage of computer chips, along with

News Automotive Manufacturing General
May 10, 2021  

2022 Honda Civic Sedan begins production in Canada

Honda has started production of the 2022 Honda Civic

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May 10, 2021  

Canada’s April vehicle sales up 254 per cent from last year’s pandemic low

(CP) TORONTO – Canadian auto sales in April were

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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 5, 2021  

Loop Energy partners with Aliant Battery

Loop Energy announced an agreement with Aliant Battery for the

News Automotive Business Operations
May 5, 2021  

Genesis Motors Canada appoints Executive Director

Genesis Motors Canada has appointed Lawrence Hamilton as its

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May 5, 2021  

Oshawa Assembly to start production earlier than expected

General Motors will move ahead its start of production

News Automotive General
May 3, 2021  

Toyota launches Dream Art Contest

Nine kids from Canada were globally recognized for inventing

News Automotive Manufacturing General
May 3, 2021  

FCA Canada donates to United Way/Centraide Windsor-Essex County

FCA Canada announced a donation of $943,149 to the United Way/Centraide

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May 3, 2021  

GM introduces Ultium Charge 360

General Motors introduced Ultium Charge 360, a holistic charging

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May 3, 2021  

Ford announces Ford Ion Park, a battery Centre of Excellence

Ford announced a new global battery Centre of Excellence,

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April 29, 2021  

Ford posts profit, says chip shortage may cut production 50%

(AP) DETROIT – Ford Motor Co. posted a surprising

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April 29, 2021  

COVID outbreak closes Simcoe auto parts plant leaving 1,000 people out of work

More than 1,000 people are off work after Toyotetsu