PLANT

News Automotive Electronics Manufacturing Transportation Business Operations General
May 31, 2021  

Volvo Autonomous Solutions launches autonomous transport solutions project

Volvo Autonomous Solutions is moving ahead with a commercial pilot

News Manufacturing Economy General
May 25, 2021  

Increase in U.S. manufacturing technology order: report

The U.S. manufacturing technology orders totaled $437.9 million, according

News Manufacturing Economy General Health & Safety
May 20, 2021  

Medical plastics’ demand to hasten growth: report

Frost & Sullivan’s recent analysis, Transformative Mega Trends Power

Feature Chemicals Sustainability Watch & Listen
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.

News Automotive Manufacturing Operations Production
March 3, 2021  

February auto sales down from year ago due to lockdowns and supply chain disruptions

(CP) TORONTO – Canadian auto sales in February were

News Manufacturing General
November 12, 2020  

Pandemic drives manufacturers to accelerate digital transformation

Companies dealing with remote work forces, supply chain issues and need for better information.

Feature Manufacturing General Technology
October 30, 2020  

The importance of agility

Sponsored Content provided by PLANT partner: Alithya How a modern

Brought to you by   Alithya
Insight Government Manufacturing Economy General
October 22, 2020  

Shoring up our future closer to home

AME’s whitepaper “A Manufacturing Marshall Plan” calls for reshoring, nearshoring and leanshoring.

Event Manufacturing General
September 10, 2020  

ProMat Manufacturing and Supply Chain Show 2021

ProMat is presented by MHI, the international trade association

Insight Manufacturing Economy General
September 8, 2020  

Canada’s post-pandemic supply chain challenge

It’s creating opportunities for companies most capable of responding to gaps in supplier capabilities.

News Food & Beverage General
July 28, 2020  

The coronavirus pandemic requires us to understand food’s murky supply chains

The COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted the importance of knowing about our supply chains

Feature Manufacturing General
July 24, 2020  

Building procurement resilience in a volatile world

Sponsored Content provided by PLANT partner: SYSPRO. A four-step

Brought to you by   SYSPRO
News Government Manufacturing General
July 9, 2020  

Biden wants US to produce more of its own pandemic supplies

Dangerously dependent on foreign suppliers” in places like China and Russia.

News Transportation General
June 30, 2020  

CN investing $310M in Ontario to strengthen its rail network

Will focus on intermodal facilities, rail and tie replacement and maintenance of track infrastructure.

News Manufacturing General
June 30, 2020  

Companies prodded to rely less on China, but few respond

Drug makers looking to reduce reliance but consumer electronics, medical devices and other industries are hanging in.

News Food & Beverage General
May 19, 2020  

What Canada knows about food crises can help prevent shortages

Whatever the causes of food instability, there are demonstrable, viable solutions.

Feature Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
May 14, 2020  

COVID-19 brings new challenges to food and beverage industry

Be aware of the obstacles ahead so you can continue to meet supply chain and consumer needs.

News Government Manufacturing General
April 23, 2020  

Key COVID-19 testing chemical reaches Canada

The ingredient needed in tests for the virus has been in short supply in the highly competitive and strained global market.

Insight Manufacturing Business Operations Economy
April 21, 2020  

Manufacturers are responding to COVID-19

They’re helping to meet critical shortages of health care products for diagnosing, treating, and preventing the virus.

News Transportation General
April 16, 2020  

Railways confront tough times with volumes dropping as recession looms

Carloads fell more than 17% year-over-year as industrial supply chains remain shut down and retail severely curtailed.

News Manufacturing General
April 6, 2020  

Actions Canadian business leaders should consider to manage COVID-19

Look at reduced demand for exports, supply chain disruptions, adverse domestic spending and financial liquidity constraints.

News Transportation General
April 2, 2020  

Cargo ship denied entry to port of Halifax over COVID-19 concerns

Siem Cicero is carrying a shipment of cars, which is considered non-essential.

News Transportation General
April 2, 2020  

Truck hauling toilet paper catches fire on Texas interstate

Bathroom tissue has been in high demand amid the coronavirus pandemic.

News Government Manufacturing General
March 24, 2020  

Ontario’s essential businesses include manufacturing

TORONTO — The Ontario government has provided details regarding

News Manufacturing General
March 19, 2020  

Doing business in the time of COVID-19: EDC

The challenge to the global economy and Canadian exporters depends on the severity and longevity of COVID-19.

News Manufacturing General Technology
February 27, 2020  

Microsoft says virus hurting supply chain more than expected

Windows licences and its Surface devices “are more negatively impacted than previously anticipated.”

News Food & Beverage Transportation General
February 27, 2020  

Feds warned agricultural sector near ‘tipping point’ due to blockades

Producers are having difficulty getting their products to market

News Manufacturing Transportation General
February 13, 2020  

Feds invest $15M in western rail to improve transport capacity

Will improve shipping efficiency from the Alberta Industrial Heartland.

News Electronics General
February 3, 2020  

Amazon is big … really, really big; U.S. workforce hits 500K

Amazon’s growth comes with increased scrutiny, as some U.S. presidential candidates want to break it up

News Government Manufacturing Metals General
January 28, 2020  

Feds invest in digital tracing for steel supply chain

Funding for two firms will support a proof of concept for a using blockchain and artificial intelligence.

News Manufacturing Transportation General
November 26, 2019  

[BREAKING] Teamsters say they have reached a tentative deal with CN, work set to resume [UPDATED]

Union said normal operations at CN will resume Wednesday at 6 a.m. local time across Canada.

News Food & Beverage General
July 25, 2019  

LCBO says distribution issues to be resolved by Civic Holiday weekend

LCBO has stressed that there were no supply shortages but acknowledged that deliveries were moving at a slower pace than usual.