Southern Manitoba Manufacturers Summit
Includes industry tours and Manufacturing Trade and Education Expo.
Manufacturing Month: Reshaping the future of manufacturing
October is Manufacturing Month in Canada and BDO is…
Lower the beer barrier
How ironic that as Canada haggles with other global…
Clearpath’s robotic revolution
Automating the world’s dullest, dirtiest and deadliest jobs.
What’s your manufacturing story?
Welcome the public and showcase your business during Manufacturing Month in October.
Salaries are looking up!
Your ROI for contributing to business growth.
Improve your traffic control
Image-based readers boost conveyor efficiency.
Ultra-efficiency solar cell breakthrough
Could reduce production costs by 30%.
Looking for trouble
Staying ahead of pump problems.
What’s the rush?
You could be committing Kamikaze Kaizen.
Growth Tips: Long buying cycles a challenge?
How to influence your customer’s supplier selection.
Worry about a decline in start-ups
Concerns over the decline in start-ups has not been met with practical solutions – capital gains tax reform is one practical possibility.
D-Wave breaks quantum barrier
Milestone enables system to address larger, more complex problems.
Why your plant needs wearables
Hokey? Maybe. An opportunity for manufacturers? Definitely
Break down tasks
Get people up to speed and avoid mistakes
Ontario spending itself into economic crisis
Had spending increases been held to the rate of economic growth, Ontario would have a $4 billion surplus today.
Growth Tips: Winning new business
Three offers that will help convert prospects into customers.
Wynne’s business burdens
Adding to the cost of doing business doesn’t help manufacturers and makes attracting investment to the province even more difficult.
Putting content to work
Create fresh content you can post or tweet for effective discovery of your brand.
LNG exports prospects darken
Affordable renewables weigh on growth.
Trimming the training budget?
Training is seen as low hanging fruit ripe for cutting, but doing so will have longer term consequences.
‘Were you fired?’ Most say, ‘Nope!’
Workplace norms evolving faster than ever.
Raven shoots and scores
Calgary’s Raven Hockey fills a void in stick sizing, and the results have turned into a breakaway for growing hockey stars.
Maintenance teams are under pressure to deliver greater value despite shrinking budgets and limited resources.
Cybersecurity is an issue, not a priority
Canadian biz in the dark on what to do about vulnerabilities.
The Digital Oilfield is here!
“Connected” technologies cut costs and improve productivity.
Festo celebrates 40 and 4.0
Smart tech and the next industrial age.
What cap and trade means to manufacturers
Ontario’s carbon crusade will likely mimic programs in California and Quebec.
Double-double Tims trouble
The much beloved Canadian institution flew into some flak when it pulled Enbridge ads flashing by on its in-store TV screens.
Lead training with energy
Team members take their cue from you.
Still confused about CASL?
A practical strategy for achieving compliance.
Feds out of touch on auto strategy
A national strategy is necessary to raise Canada’s profile as an automotive manufacturing superstar.