U.S. could seek billions in penalties over allegations B.C. broke 2006 softwood lumber agreement
Given US dependence on imported oil, Americans must clearly understand who their human rights-respecting friends are.
Rapidly increasing fuel prices and demand for low emission vehicles are driving consumers away from large trucks and sport utility vehicles to more efficient cars.
Canada’s Scientific Research and Experimental Development tax incentive program is one of the most generous in the world, yet it’s under-utilized by Canadian manufacturers.
Based on initiatives undertaken by more than 4,000 Ontario manufacturing companies during this difficult period, here are some of the lessons that are applicable to any size manufacturer.
If your salespeople focus strictly on prospects ready to buy within 90 days you’re missing out on 66% to 78% of the total selling opportunities.
Captivate Network surveyed more than 670 North American workers on their experience with bad bosses and came up with four classifications of terrible head honchos. Is your boss on this list?
Siemens Canada has invested $3 million in plant upgrades and is adding 50 new jobs as it takes advantage of the opportunities offered by Ontario’s renewable energy market.
WikiLeaks: Canada’s improved relations with emerging nations could win sway with other powers
Today, the page is turning. Manufacturers are more confident about their prospects, and this optimism is reflected in the growth this year of the Canadian Manufacturing Technology Show 2011 (CMTS).
The foundation of a successful lean enterprise includes “respect for people.” Conveying that respect requires simple but effective and visible communication.
Upgrading and increasing the capacity of Soniplastics inc.’s cooling system – its chiller and water towers – yielded sizable savings and profits, according to Robert Laroche, the director of maintenance at the Boucherville, Que. plant.
Understanding, care and diligence will ensure you get maximum benefits from your thixotropic lubricants.
Corporate social responsibility (CSR) reporting is a great way to get buy-in and support from senior managers who must make public statements and commitments towards sustainability.
If any further evidence is needed to prove Canada’s federal industrial relations are in desperate need of repair, look no further than the recent labour dispute at Air Canada.