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November 24, 2021  

PODCAST: Clean tech and the adoption of EVs in Canada

LISTEN NOW: EPISODE GUEST: Daniel Breton, President and CEO,

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November 2, 2021  

VIDEO: Sept/Oct Issue Now Available

Read the September/October 2021 issue here: www.plant.ca/digital-edition/ Be sure

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October 21, 2021  

PODCAST: Factory of the Future – Part 2

LISTEN NOW: EPISODE GUESTS: Richard Kunst and Mariela Castaño

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September 16, 2021  

PODCAST: Helping manufacturers realize zero defects by adopting AI-enabled solutions

LISTEN NOW: EPISODE GUEST: Scott Everett, CEO and Co-Founder,

Feature Business Operations
September 13, 2021  

Skill acquisition and definition – The Dreyfus Model

In 1980, a couple of brothers with the last name Dreyfus proposed a model of skill acquisition that has gone on to have a fair bit of influence on discussions about learning, process, and practice. Later, they would go on to publish a book based on this paper and, in that book, they would refine the model a bit to its current form.

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September 9, 2021  

PODCAST: Factory of the Future – Part 1

LISTEN NOW: EPISODE GUESTS: Richard Kunst and Mariela Castaño

Feature Manufacturing Business Operations
August 30, 2021  

Can’t find top talent? Take a look in the mirror

The hiring process nowadays is different than what it used to be years ago, but attracting and retaining employees comes down to using the same strategies used to sell to customers.

Feature Manufacturing Business Operations In-Depth
August 24, 2021  

Focus: Women in manufacturing

Women in the manufacturing industry responded to the 2021 Manufacturing Management Salary Survey, conducted on behalf of PLANT magazine, and the Excellence in Manufacturing Consortium (EMC), helping to get a better picture of satisfaction levels and salaries of female managers and senior executives in the manufacturing sector across Canada.

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June 30, 2021  

PODCAST: Navigating the intersection of automotive and technology industries

LISTEN NOW: EPISODE GUEST: Greta Cutulenco SUMMARY: Guest Greta Cutulenco,

News Automotive Production Sustainability
June 29, 2021  

All new light-duty vehicles sold must be zero-emission by 2035: Government of Canada

The Government of Canada announced a mandatory target that

Feature General
June 17, 2021  

Understanding Cyber Insurance

There are several factors that manufacturers should consider before purchasing cyber insurance coverage, as having the right policy is the key to a quick recovery from a cyber-attack without major losses.

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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 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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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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April 26, 2021  

VIDEO: Interview with Humera Malik from Canvass AI

Recently, Plant’s associate editor, Maryam Farag, spoke with Humera Malik, CEO and Co-Founder, Canvass AI, as part of Women in Manufacturing’s Conversations with Industry Leaders series.

Feature Automotive Operations Technology
April 20, 2021  

New Ram Power Wagon: Modern Truck with a History

Having been an ‘automotive journalist’ for nearly 15 years, and working for an OEM dealership before that, I have had the opportunity to drive a lot of different vehicles, from the smallest, a smart fortwo, to the largest, a Mercedes-Benz Sprinter long wheelbase with a high roof. None have been as unique as the vehicle that recently filled up my driveway.

Feature General
April 19, 2021  

Getting serious about E-Commerce?

Many businesses have started online selling, and manufacturers are among those looking to get in on the action. This year should be the time that manufacturers kick-start the e-commerce process.

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April 19, 2021  

VIDEO: Interview with Andrea Descargar from Green City Plastics Inc.

Recently, Plant’s associate editor, Maryam Farag, spoke with Andrea Descargar, Director of Global Supply Chain Development, Green City Plastics Inc., as part of Women in Manufacturing’s Conversations with Industry Leaders series.

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April 14, 2021  

Take the 2021 Manufacturing Management Salary Survey Now

Salary information, which is kept confidential, helps to compare manufacturing wages to industry averages.

Feature General
April 14, 2021  

Are you really Pivoting?

The current travel restrictions in effect makes in-person physical meetings a distant memory. Yet, the need for business improvement still exists and is perhaps even amplified.

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April 12, 2021  

Getting the Lead Out

Lithium-ion battery manufacturer growing market for material handling applications.

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January 25, 2021  

Plant’s 2021 Truck and Van Preview

Ford has completely re-designed their F-150 for 2021, and

News Oil & Gas Operations Production
December 21, 2020  

Petrochemical complex heading back to Prince George

The massive West Coast Olefins Ltd. petrochemical complex is

News General
December 18, 2020  

Cargill idles meat plant in Guelph, Ont., following COVID 19 outbreak

A meat-processing plant in Guelph, Ont., is closing for

News General
July 16, 2020  

Canadian companies join forces to test shared spaces for COVID-19

New company brings together rapid-testing technology with building-design expertise

News Energy Oil & Gas General
July 16, 2020  

Environment minister reconsidering staying out of Alberta coal mine review

Vista mine began shipping coal for export in May 2019 and the company is now looking to double, or even triple its output.

News Government General Sustainability
July 16, 2020  

Trump reins in major environmental law to speed big projects

Environmental groups say the regulatory rollbacks threaten public health and make it harder to curb global warming.

News Government General
July 16, 2020  

Trudeau apologizes for not recusing himself from WE decision

Mother was paid $250,000 for 28 speaking appearances at WE-related events between 2016 and 2020.

News Manufacturing General
July 14, 2020  

H-Source, Relevium partner to develop global supply of PPE

Platform centralizes procurement of medical surgical supplies for hospitals, governments and businesses.