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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.

News Business Operations General
December 21, 2020  

Businesses, lacking legal immunity, fear COVID 

A lawsuit targeting a Tyson Foods plant in Iowa said workers lacked masks and were forced to work close together

Feature Manufacturing General
December 10, 2020  

Focus on growth: Five steps to take during the economic recovery

Hit hard by market disruptions, manufacturers are rethinking strategy.

News Manufacturing General
December 4, 2020  

3M cutting another 2,900 global jobs in second restructuring

All business groups, functions, geographies affected; but 3M won’t say how Canadian operations will be impacted.

News Manufacturing General Technology
December 3, 2020  

Kanata business group launches platform to attract global talent

Positions Kanata North as an international destination for tech professionals.

News Manufacturing Economy General
November 26, 2020  

What top Canadian CEOs think about remote work

Here to stay? For millions of employees, the answer will depend on what their senior management decides.

News Manufacturing Economy General
November 25, 2020  

Trillium Network platform provides Ontario advanced manufacturing info

More than 6,000 facilities, ranging from automotive and aerospace to craft breweries and wineries.

Feature Manufacturing General
November 24, 2020  

Cyber attacks: Are you covered?

Include cyber insurance as part of a risk mitigation strategy.

News General
November 18, 2020  

CN layoffs only there’s a dramatic slowdown during second wave: CEO

Business is recovering from a big drop in volume that forced the railway to withdraw its full-year guidance.

News Government Economy General
November 12, 2020  

Senators set to question Freeland on rent relief, business aid bill

C-9 would extend the federal wage subsidy until next summer, cancelling a previously planned reduction.

News Government Manufacturing General
November 5, 2020  

How Canadian businesses are navigating US election uncertainty

Political and regulatory risk is now front and centre for many company boards.

News Government Manufacturing General
November 4, 2020  

Uncertain US election result: Canada faces political, economic instability

Too early to know what Canada would be facing for the next four years.

News Manufacturing Economy General
November 3, 2020  

Pandemic pushes some Canadian companies to thrive, others to fail

Experts suggest the secret to resiliency could lie in the company’s overall attitude to innovation and technology adoption.

Feature Manufacturing Economy General
October 8, 2020  

Focus on growth: Five steps to take during the COVID recovery

Hit hard by market disruptions, manufacturers are rethinking strategy.

News Government Manufacturing General
September 28, 2020  

Trump’s tax revelation could tarnish image that fueled rise

New York Times reports he paid no income taxes in 10 of the previous 15 years, largely because of huge reported business losses.

News Economy General
September 24, 2020  

Small business 12-month outlook holds at 59.2 on CFIB index

Three-month Business Barometer outlook considerably more pessimistic at 39.7 over the year-long outlook.

Insight Government Manufacturing Economy General Sustainability
September 22, 2020  

Canada’s economic revival requires a broad strategy

A narrow focus on the green/clean sector won’t get the job done.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
September 9, 2020  

Alberta won’t ‘micromanage’ businesses as COVID-19 infections climb

Kenny says government wants to avoid jerking business owners around with added restrictions.

News Business Operations General
August 31, 2020  

Canadian CEOs more optimistic than global peers: KPMG

Growing recognition for emerging digital technologies to accelerate growth and drive resilience

News General
August 5, 2020  

Customer experience outsourcers launch self-service options to improve business outcomes

Outsourcers integrate advanced analytics, artificial intelligence, and machine learning to improve the customer journey and agent experience

News Government General
July 30, 2020  

Toronto, Peel to join Stage 3 of reopening on July 31; Windsor-Essex left behind

Windsor-Essex region will remain in Stage 2 due to continued outbreaks on farms

News Manufacturing General
July 20, 2020  

Business leaders support BlackNorth campaign against anti Black racism

Canadian business leaders pledge to create conditions to support the success of members of the Black community.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
July 16, 2020  

CERB a top reason workers refuse to return to work: CFIB

Emergency benefit appears to be impeding small companies from staffing up as they reopen their businesses.

News Manufacturing General
July 16, 2020  

Experts say Twitter breach troubling, undermines trust

Hackers used social engineering to target Twitter’s employees and then gained access to the high-profile accounts.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
July 14, 2020  

Federal wage subsidy to be extended to December: Trudeau

Nothing yet on how eligibility rules all be reshaped for the program critics say stop some employers from getting aid they need.

News Government Economy General
June 30, 2020  

Reopen dates coming for nearly all Saskatchewan businesses: Moe

$50-million emergency program for small and medium-sized businesses will be winding down.

News Manufacturing Economy General
June 29, 2020  

Small business confidence increases slightly in June: CFIB

Many fear future COVID-19 outbreaks could renew closures and interruptions.

News Manufacturing General
May 28, 2020  

Small business confidence flat in May: CFIB

Thirty-nine per cent of reporting manufacturing firms identified business health as bad.

News Manufacturing Economy General
May 26, 2020  

Business with China declined amid tensions, trade war and COVID-19

43% of Canada China Business Council survey respondents reported business was down in 2019-2020 period following a record 2018.

News Economy General
May 26, 2020  

CRA extends some trust and corporate filing deadlines

Businesses allow to defer T2 returns otherwise due in June, July or August, to Sept. 1.

News Government Manufacturing General
May 25, 2020  

Low profits, few customers in post pandemic recovery: BC survey

43% businesses think they will need government incentives to continue operating.

News Manufacturing Business Operations Economy General
May 21, 2020  

More small companies are back to business: CFIB

Alberta, Manitoba and New Brunswick lead the way with companies fully open.