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.
Government revenues have not returned to pre-recession levels and spending has grown to such an extent that a substantial portion of core program funding is debt financed.
Nova Scotia is investing in the development of clean technology with a $24-million provincial fund that will provide capital to companies entering the sector.
GUELPH, Ont.: The federal government is continuing to distribute funds to Ontario manufacturers through its Southern Ontario Development Program (SODP). Hammond Power Solutions Inc. in Guelph, Ont. has received almost $1.5 million to expand its operations and add a research…