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September 30, 2009  

US demand for filters to reach $12.4 billion in 2013

Cleveland, OH — Demand for filters in the United States is expected to increase 3.3 percent per year to $12.4…

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September 28, 2009  

Industry veteran named president of Renold Americas

Brantford, ON — A year after joining Renold Canada Ltd. as president, Rick Hamilton has been appointed presid…

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September 28, 2009  

New help wanted index supports optimism for employment growth

Ottawa, ON — The rising number of new jobs posted online in August 2009 signals that net employment losses ma…

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September 25, 2009  

Industrial distributor careers program set for expansion in 2010

Chicago, IL. — Five years into working with colleges, technical schools, industry veterans and 10 association…

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September 24, 2009  

RotoPrecision adds new line of reducers and pulleys

Mississauga, ON — RotoPrecision Inc., a Canadian-based provider of precision mechanical components and power …

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September 23, 2009  

Industrial capacity use hits bottom

Ottawa, ON — Canadian industries lowered their rate of capacity utilization by 2.8 percentage points to 67.4%…

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September 21, 2009  

Canadian manufacturing sales jump 5.5% in July

Ottawa, ON — Statistics Canada reports that Canadian manufacturing sales increased 5.5% to $41.4 billion in J…

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September 21, 2009  

PTDA Industry Summit joins with FPDA to expand networking opportunities

Chicago, IL — The upcoming Industry Summit of the Power Transmission Distributors Association (PTDA), taking …

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September 18, 2009  

Automation conference in October to feature emerging technologies, industrial process improvement

Toronto, ON — It’s time for Canadian manufacturers to take a leap of faith, say industry experts and or…

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September 17, 2009  

PT/MC manufacturers experience big drop in sales in July

Chicago, IL — Both Canadian and US manufacturers experienced a drop in sales in July 2009, according to sales…

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September 16, 2009  

SKF expands its investment to build bearings in China

Gothenberg, Sweden — SKF has inaugurated a previously announced investment in Dalian factory, Liaoning Provin…

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September 16, 2009  

New president in place at Canadian industrial distributor

Toronto, ON — Sean O’Brien has been appointed president, Acklands-Grainger Inc., with responsibilities of the…

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September 15, 2009  

Nilfisk explosion-proof vacuums

Nilfisk executives explain the importance of dust hazard management.

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September 14, 2009  

Employment decline slowed significantly in August

Ottawa, ON — Employment increased by 27,000 in August 2009, led by part-time work and among private sector em…

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September 11, 2009  

Demand for industrial fasteners in China to grow 10.7% annually to 2013

Cleveland, OH — Demand for industrial fasteners in China is projected to increase 10.7% annually to 74.2 bill…

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September 9, 2009  

Survey reveals employers expect hiring climate to improve in fourth quarter

Toronto, ON — Canadian employers expect a more optimistic hiring climate for the October to December period o…

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September 4, 2009  

Parker Hannifin combines its Canadian divisions

Milton, ON — Parker Hannifin Corp., a provider of motion and control technologies, has combined its Motion &a…

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September 3, 2009  

Oil prices expected to resume their long-term upward trend in 2010

Ottawa, ON — Profits in Canada’s oil industry are expected to decrease by over 24% in 2009 from record …

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September 2, 2009  

Comprehensive ultrasound training program starts Sept. 14

Toronto, ON — UE Systems is holding a comprehensive ultrasound Level I training class that will aid in signif…