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News Food & Beverage General Operations
October 27, 2020  

Maple Leaf Foods reports Q3 profit and sales up from year ago

Strong performance by its meat protein group more than offset costs to mitigate COVID-19 risks.

News Food & Beverage General
July 30, 2020  

Maple Leaf Foods earns $25.7M in Q2 on higher plant protein sales

The company says its net income amounted to 21 cents per share for the three months ended June 30

News Food & Beverage General
June 25, 2020  

Nova Scotia Liquor Corp. needs better plan for local industry: AG

Sales of local alcohol products through the corporation have risen significantly.

News Manufacturing Economy General
June 15, 2020  

Manufacturing sales post record plunge in April: Statistics Canada

…but many companies resumed production during the second week of May after full or partial shutdowns.

News Manufacturing General
June 8, 2020  

44% of small firms now fully open, normal sales for only 15%: CFIB

Latest survey shows many regional and sectoral differences remain and some sectors.

News Automotive Government General
May 28, 2020  

France deploys US$8.8B to rescue ailing car industry, focus on EVs

Consumers can get up to 12,000 euros from the government for buying an electric car.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
April 2, 2020  

Auto sales plunged 48% in March from last year due to outbreak

Started to dive as provinces declared states of emergency, dealerships voluntarily shut down.

News General
February 27, 2020  

Fake meat and a latte? Starbucks adds Beyond Meat in Canada

Restaurants have been rushing to add patties that mimic meat to their menus to try and boost sales

News General
February 27, 2020  

Moody’s downgrades auto sales forecast on virus fears

The agency said in a report Feb. 26 that the outbreak would reduce demand and disrupt supplies of parts and raw materials

News Manufacturing Economy General
February 18, 2020  

Manufacturing sales fell in December to $56.4B: Statistics Canada

Notable drops in automotive assembly and aerospace products, parts sales.

News Automotive General
December 16, 2019  

Sales of electric vehicles plummet in Ontario after rebate cancellation

In Ontario, EV sales dropped to below 1% after the cancellation of the provincial rebate.

News Food & Beverage General
October 17, 2019  

‘Sky didn’t fall:’ Police, lawyers still adjusting after pot legalization

Organized crime’s market share and youth consumption have not yet fallen, and tools to detect stoned drivers are still lacking.

News Manufacturing General
October 17, 2019  

Statistics Canada reports manufacturing sales up 0.8% in August

Economists on average had expected a gain of 0.6%.

News Automotive Manufacturing Economy
October 2, 2019  

DesRosiers says auto sales declined 3.7% in September after August gain

Year-over-year auto sales had declined for 17 months straight before marking a modest 0.6% climb in August.

News Manufacturing General
September 17, 2019  

Fans of NBA could feel impact of China trade wars

Starting Sept. 1, the U.S. government began collecting 15% on US$112 billion in Chinese imports, on a wide array of merchandise including basketball jerseys, basketball shoes, basketballs and even hoops.