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News Food & Beverage General
July 11, 2019  

LCBO says delivery shortage affecting stores

Technology updates at its Durham Retail Service Centre in mid-June caused some interruption in service and led to poor stock in a number of stores.

News Manufacturing General
September 12, 2018  

Kraus flooring group to sell distribution arm, cease manufacturing

Layoff notices to more than 200 unionized employees at Kraus Carpets and Strudex Fibres.

Feature Manufacturing Business Operations General Technology
February 19, 2017  

Drill ship power challenge: hybrid solution solves distribution issues

AKA and Rittal collaborate to solve energy efficiency and recycling issues related to a deepwater drill ship installation.

News Automotive Electronics Energy Manufacturing Transportation Business Operations General Operations Production
August 19, 2016  

Ballard Power Systems shares soar after Toyota distribution deal

Will distribute fuel cell products in Japan to the end of 2020.

News Automotive Business Operations Operations
March 5, 2014  

Frigid winter impact profits: plan for delivery delays

Next year arrange for inventory at strategic positions in supply chains.

News Construction Transportation Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Technology
February 22, 2013  

Wajax, Kaman Industrial form strategic alliance

Industrial components distributors join forces to provide alternative to country-based supply agreements.

News Manufacturing Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Production Technology
October 9, 2012  

Bots boost productivity

No human hands needed.

News Energy Metals Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Sustainability Technology
August 30, 2012  

Russel Metals has early stage deal to buy Apex

Acquisition will add to the Russel’s energy tubular segment.

News Manufacturing Business Operations Operations
August 1, 2012  

Applied Industrial completes SKF distribution acquisition

Expands industrial supply network to Australia, New Zealand.

News Automotive Business Operations Operations
February 11, 2011  

Robotics orders score big gains in 2010

Last year was a good one for North American robotics companies: orders from worldwide customers were up 52%, reports the Robotic Industries Association.