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November 24, 2021  

Toyota contributes $115,000 to flood relief efforts in British Columbia

Toyota announced it is donating $115,000 to Canadian Red Cross to

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October 29, 2021  

Toyota announces $461 million investment in Kentucky plant

GEORGETOWN, Ky. (AP) – Toyota is investing $461 million

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October 20, 2021  

Automakers step up pace on electric vehicle battery plants

DETROIT (AP) – Global automakers and tech companies are

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July 20, 2021  

Top Olympic sponsor Toyota pulls Games related TV ads

TOKYO (AP) – Toyota won’t be airing any Olympic-themed

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July 7, 2021  

Canadian auto sales surge nearly 52 per cent in Q2 after small increase in June

TORONTO (CP) – Canadian auto sales surged nearly 52

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May 3, 2021  

Toyota launches Dream Art Contest

Nine kids from Canada were globally recognized for inventing

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January 25, 2021  

Plant’s 2021 Truck and Van Preview

Ford has completely re-designed their F-150 for 2021, and

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July 9, 2020  

Back to work: It’s safety first at TMMC’s assembly plants

GHD helps the automaker ramp up and discusses effective measures.

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May 13, 2020  

Canadian engineers top 9 in global ventilator design competition

Team from Toyota and Fanshawe College beats out more than 1,000 entries from 94 countries.

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March 20, 2020  

Toyota extends Canadian plant closures after employee tests positive for COVID-19

All plants closed from March 23 through April 3, with production resuming on April 6.

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January 20, 2020  

Toyota shifting pickup production to Mexico, no US jobs lost

To make up for the lost work, the San Antonio plant will build the Sequoia large SUV.

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December 12, 2019  

Japanese OEMs produced 47% of light vehicles made in Canada

JAMA Canada study also shows automakers employed 38.6% of Canada’s automotive OEM workforce in 2018.

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August 28, 2019  

Toyota, Suzuki partnering in self driving car technology

Auto manufacturers face a costly shift toward the use of technologies; partnerships are one way to share the enormous costs.

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July 18, 2019  

Ballard to purchase BC’s first fleet of hydrogen vehicles

Fuel cell pioneer celebrates 40th birthday with expected purchase of Toyota Mirai FCEVs by employees.

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April 30, 2019  

Toyota adds two Lexus models to its Cambridge production

Canadian operations will assemble NX and NX Hybrid for North America.

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January 22, 2019  

Toyota, Panasonic announce joint venture for green auto batteries

Automaker will take a 51% stake in the venture, which will be running by the end of 2020.

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January 14, 2019  

NA Toyota executive: Tariffs will raise costs, drive up prices

Manufacturing will present the biggest challenge for Chris Reynolds, who must navigate uncertain US trade policies.

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May 7, 2018  

Toyota Canada plants to get $1.4B upgrade

Federal government and Ontario each pitching in $110 million.

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February 15, 2018  

Toyota Canada CEO concerned sole focus on zero-emission vehicles will miss real target

Larry Hutchinson stressed the need for multiple powertrain technologies to reduce greenhouse gases.

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January 10, 2018  

UPDATE: Confirmed, Alabama picked for new $1.6B Toyota Mazda plant

Will produce the Toyota Corolla compact car for North America and a new small SUV from Mazda.

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December 4, 2017  

What’s ahead for Canada’s automotive industry

Trump, trade and technology’s impact on the auto sector.

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November 22, 2016  

2017 Kaizen Conference

Presented by CME Manitoba and modeled on the Toyota

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October 29, 2016  

Going with the flow: how TPS and McDonalds are cleaning up

A new McDonald’s employee is taught to never be idle. If there’s a lull, start cleaning. The same principle applies in your place.

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June 21, 2016  

Rocking the 60s

PLANT and the decade of change.

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June 22, 2015  

Feds out of touch on auto strategy

A national strategy is necessary to raise Canada’s profile as an automotive manufacturing superstar.

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February 23, 2015  

Lean Alert: Focus on respect for people

Create an inspirational environment for people to live lean concepts.

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August 15, 2013  

Q&A: APMA president Steve Rodgers

APMA president is confident, but cognizant of the changing marketplace.

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August 15, 2013  

Best of times, worst of times

Automotive sales are great, but investment is going south.