October 2, 2018 - The new CEO of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles has announced management changes two months after taking over following the unexpected death of long-time chief executive Sergio Marchionne.
October 1, 2018 – After less than two years and declines on several fronts at General Electric, John Flannery has been ousted as the leader of the century-old company.
October 1, 2018 - Canadian dairy farmers have panned the renegotiated trade pact between Canada, the U.S. and Mexico, saying the new deal will undercut the industry by limiting exports and opening up the market to more American products.
October 1, 2018 – A new era in North American free trade dawned in the dead of night Sunday as a 14-month NAFTA modernization effort between Canada, the U.S. and Mexico finally came to fruition with just hours to spare before an end-of-weekend deadline.
October 1, 2018 - A new report by research firm Frost & Sullivan explores the industrial automation market landscape and predicts that automation vendors will develop more partnerships to drive growth in the sector. The study also found that more established interest in digitalization is leading to more bolt-on solutions in the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT).
September 28, 2018 - The Ontario Workplace Safety and Insurance Board (WSIB) and the provincial government have announced that the WSIB has paid off its unfunded liability, which will lead to a 29.8 per cent cut in employer premium rates by January 1, 2019.
September 28, 2018 - Strength in the manufacturing sector helped the Canadian economy grow more than expected in July and boost expectations the Bank of Canada will raise its key interest rate next month.
September 27, 2018 - U.S. President Donald Trump let Canada know how he really feels Wednesday – sharpening his tariff threat, calling out Chrystia Freeland and claiming he denied Justin Trudeau a bilateral meeting, all because of the federal government's hard bargaining on North American trade.
September 27, 2018 - Tariffs imposed by the Trump administration on imported steel and aluminum are costing Ford Motor Co. $1 billion, hurting the bottom line and raising the possibility of price increases across the automotive industry.
September 27, 2018 - Performance Motion Devices (PMD) and Endrich Bauelemente Vetriebs GmbH (Endrich) have announced a new partnership that will add Endrich as a distributor and technical support provider for PMD's line of embedded motion control solutions.
September 26, 2018 - Canada's envoy to the United States was asked for his opinion today – on a scale of one to 10 – whether Ottawa and Washington are likely to strike a new trade deal by a Sunday deadline.
September 25, 2018 - WAGO’s product management team has grown with the addition of Evan Syens, who will be managing the electrical splicing connector solutions.
September 24, 2018 - Z-AXIS, an electronic design and contract manufacturing service provider near Rochester, NY, has made two additions to its team who will help to service the Canadian market.
September 21, 2018 - Statistics Canada says manufacturing sales increased 0.9 per cent in July to $58.6 billion, boosted by the transportation equipment and chemical industries.