ProMat Manufacturing and Supply Chain Show 2021
ProMat is presented by MHI, the international trade association…
SNC-Lavalin helping Medicom with N95 mask manufacturing
Will provide engineering services at new 60,000-square-foot facility in Montreal.
Extreme weather: Avoid its effect on transportation
Ten tips for managing its impact on your supply chain.
FedEx Logistics establishing new HQ in downtown Memphis
Memphis-based FedEx Corp. is the city’s largest private employer.
Canadian ports anticipate higher cargo volume shipments this year
Port of Montreal says a new cargo terminal should again bolster volumes, which grew 10% in 2016.
TransForce says US acquisition gives Canadian firms better access to Mexico
$558 million deal to buy Con-Way Truckload will boost its US-Mexico business grow to about US$200.
Panama Canal opens $5B locks, bullish despite shipping woes
Project comes online nearly two years late following construction delays.
Return of the airship.
CN to build $250M intermodal, logistics hub in Milton, Ont.
Facility expected to create more than 1,000 direct and indirect jobs in the region.
UAE jails American: “Defamed” employer on Facebook
Global Aerospace Logistics seeking to dismiss charges.
Cargo Logistics Canada Expo+Conference
Presented by Informa. Speakers will discuss issues relevant to…
Frigid winter impact profits: plan for delivery delays
Next year arrange for inventory at strategic positions in supply chains.
Inside GM’s huge investments in five US facilities
$1.3 billion investment brings automaker’s total spending on US manufacturing plants to $2.8 billion in 2013.
Avro Arrow hits the road | PLANT
Metcom delivers the replica to CMTS.
From PLANT West: D-Wave’s Quantum leap
D-Wave puts the super into complex computing.
Industry profits edge up in April: Conference Board
Oil extraction prices rally thanks to a cold winter and lower US inventories
Bots boost productivity
No human hands needed.
$1T business bonanza in India
Canadian manufacturers take note: India plans to invest more than US$1 trillion over the next five years to meet infrastructure demands and more than half of that money will be coming from the private sector.
Samuel, Son & Co. Ltd. acquires rail car component maker
Stanrail Corp. manufactures levers, boxcar floors, roofs and doors.
China manufacturing boom slows
China’s manufacturers suffered sluggish growth in orders in May as widespread power shortages and inflation-fighting curbs on credit-dampened demand, according to surveys.
SME’s willing to pay more and buy Canadian
Almost two-thirds of Canadian businesses would rather pay more to buy materials from Canadian suppliers than source less expensive goods from overseas manufacturers, according to UPS Canada survey.