Ann Arbor, MI - NSK Americas (NSK) has released its 2013 sustainability achievements, demonstrating the company's ongoing commitment to environmental protection. The year's accomplishments show that NSK saved:
Jul 23, 2014 9:23AM
Ottawa - Wholesale sales rose 2.2% to $52.6 billion in May 2014, a second consecutive increase, Statistics Canada reports. While higher sales were recorded in four subsectors, which together represent 72% of wholesale sales, the motor vehicle...
Jul 22, 2014 11:17AM
Brampton, ON – Caster manufacturer Algood Caster Innovations is marking its 45th anniversary with some big changes. On July 7, it moved into a new 60,000 square foot facility in Brampton, ON.
Jul 22, 2014 11:00AM
Montreal, QC - Belterra Corporation of Delta, BC, Canada’s largest conveyor solutions company, has opened its first Quebec location. The new facility, located in Montreal, is responsible for the sales and marketing of the...
Jul 22, 2014 10:52AM
Birmingham, AL – Motion Industries, a distributor of industrial maintenance, repair and operation (MRO) replacement parts, has launched a new knowledge website: www.mivendingsolutions.com. Through video, vending unit descriptions,...
Jul 22, 2014 10:42AM
Ottawa - In April 2014, there were 227,000 job vacancies among Canadian businesses, little changed compared with April 2013, Statistics Canada reports. There were 6.1 unemployed people for every job vacancy, also little changed compared with...
Jul 22, 2014 10:40AM
Ottawa – It was 5:45 a.m. on the Victoria Day holiday, May 19, 2014, when General Bearing Service (GBS) president Pierre Bouchard received a disturbing phone call. The voice on the phone told him that an electrical fire was taking place...
Jul 16, 2014 2:23PM
Ottawa - In 2013, the average minimum wage in Canada amounted to $10.14 per hour. The 1975 minimum wage translated into 2013 dollars (that is, the real minimum wage) was almost identical at $10.13.
Jul 16, 2014 2:15PM
Ottawa - Manufacturing sales rose 1.6% to $51.6 billion in May 2014, the fourth increase in five months, according to Statistics Canada. The gain was largely due to higher sales in the petroleum and coal product and motor vehicle industries.
Jul 16, 2014 1:42PM
Nagoya, Japan - Toyota Motor Corp. will delay the delivery of about 23,000 vehicles by up to a month while it cleans up soot spewed from a Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal Corp. plant in central Japan.
Jul 16, 2014 1:38PM