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News
September 7, 2020  

Survey: US factories grow in August for third straight month

(AP) WASHINGTON – American factories expanded last month at

News
September 7, 2020  

Hot tub heist: RCMP investigate spas stolen from Alberta manufacturing site

(CP) THORSBY, Alta. – Mounties in central Alberta are

Feature
September 1, 2020  

A Unique Twist for the Old Taste Buds

Germans love big salty, soft-breaded pretzels. In the south of Germany, a freshly baked pretzel with butter and the aroma of freshly brewed coffee is a must on any breakfast table. Achieving the perfect shape, a symmetrically twisted pretzel, usually involves a lot of painstaking manual labour.

News
September 1, 2020  

General Motors Invests in St. Catharines Plant

General Motors Canada and its partners are investing $28

Feature
September 1, 2020  

From Theft Prevention to Quality Control: How IOT-Based Surveillance Can Help

It was a food and beverage manufacturer’s worst nightmare; $187,000 worth of product stolen in plain sight. It happened at a Tavistock dairy plant in 2019, when a man presented what appeared to be legitimate paperwork for a large quantity of cheese to be loaded onto a truck, and delivered to New Brunswick. It wasn’t until the delivery failed to arrive at the location that they realized the cheese was stolen.

News
August 31, 2020  

Coaching Program for Manufacturers

Excellence in Manufacturing Consortium (EMC) along with the National

News
August 31, 2020  

Canada invests in York Region manufacturers

Three York region manufacturers will share an investment of

News
August 31, 2020  

UW Gets UVC Disinfecting Machine Developed By TMMC

University of Waterloo’s (UW) Department of Chemical Engineering and

News
August 31, 2020  

Hamilton company snares contract to build 1,150 CN Rail grain cars

(CP) MONTREAL – Canadian National Railway Co. has awarded

News
August 31, 2020  

Survey: China manufacturing logs feeble growth in August

(AP) BEIJING – China’s manufacturing activity held steady in

News
August 31, 2020  

Unifor says autoworkers vote to approve strike action if needed in talks

(CP) TORONTO – The union representing Canadian workers at

News
August 24, 2020  

Trudeau, Ford unveil deal to produce N95 masks at 3M plant in Brockville, Ont.

OTTAWA – Prime Minister Justin Trudeau joined Ontario Premier

News
August 24, 2020  

Statistics Canada says manufacturing sales up 8.7 per cent in July

OTTAWA – Statistics Canada says early estimates for July

News
August 21, 2020  

Ontario Teachers’ invests in warehouse robotics firm inspired by ant colonies

(CP) CALGARY – A Calgary-based firm that bases its

News
August 21, 2020  

Texas startup will make a BlackBerry branded 5G phone for North America, Europe

(CP) TORONTO – BlackBerry Ltd. is teaming up with

News
August 21, 2020  

Trudeau, Ford to unveil deal to produce N95 masks at Brockville, Ont., 3M plant

OTTAWA – Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will join Ontario

Podcast
August 21, 2020  

Focus on Scheduling and Planning of Maintenance

GUEST: Doc Palmer TOPIC: Focus on Scheduling and Planning of

Feature
August 20, 2020  

Maintenance and Reliability in a Changed World Virtual Summit

MRO Magazine recently held its first-ever Maintenance and Reliability in a Changed World Virtual Summit, which allowed maintenance, reliability, and operations professionals to learn techniques to optimize their day-to-day maintenance activities.

News
August 17, 2020  

Unifor launches Big Three negotiations with warning against COVID concessions

TORONTO – Negotiations with the Detroit Three automakers were

News
August 17, 2020  

Statistics Canada says manufacturing sales posted record gain in June

OTTAWA – Canadian manufacturing sales climbed a record 20.7