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News Manufacturing Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Production Technology
May 9, 2013  

BDC expands technology partnership in the US for SMEs

Canadian Technology Accelerator program makes it easier for Canadian companies to break into global markets.

News Automotive Chemicals Construction Business Operations Operations Technology
April 3, 2013  

Modest growth forecast for five key industry sectors

Conference Board of Canada, BDC report says companies are looking for new markets

News Manufacturing Business Operations
February 13, 2013  

Canada’s mid-sized firms in decline: BDC

Manufacturing sector worst hit, losing half its firms between 2006 and 2010.

News Manufacturing Business Operations Operations Production Technology
October 15, 2012  

Entrepreneurs’ investment intentions on the upswing

BDC survey suggests SMEs will invest in major machinery and equipment, HR, working capital and IT to boost productivity.

News Manufacturing Business Operations Operations Production Sustainability
June 4, 2012  

Oil and gas investments fuel growth in manufacturing: CBOC

Oil prices expected to stay high, which will drive demand for finished goods and support activities, the report suggests.

News Aerospace Manufacturing Business Operations Operations Technology
August 25, 2011  

2015 the earliest for full production recovery

It’s going to take until 2015, at the earliest for many Canadian industries to hit pre-recession levels of production, says a Conference Board of Canada report.

News Business Operations
August 22, 2011  

BDC says credit conditions improving

Development bank posts $357-million profit – increases thanks to less credit lending