July 25, 2018 - The International Society of Automation (ISA) announced three Canadians as winners in its 2018 Celebrating Excellence Awards, which recognize member and non-member companies and individuals for their exceptional work in leadership, technical innovation and education.
Jul. 25, 2018 - Sergio Marchionne, a charismatic and demanding leader of Italian and Canadian citizenship, who engineered two long-shot corporate turnarounds to save both Fiat and Chrysler from near-certain failure, died Wednesday. He was 66.
Jul. 20, 2018 - Emerson has completed the purchase of Aventics, a global provider of smart pneumatics technologies that power machine and factory automation applications. The acquisition is said to significantly expand the company’s reach in the growing $13 billion fluid automation market and solidify Emerson’s automation technology presence in Europe.
Jul. 20, 2018 – Endress+Hauser has concluded an agreement with Westburne that makes the electrical distributor its latest Authorized Channel Partner. The agreement leverages the strategic relationship between Rockwell Automation and Endress+Hauser Canada Ltd.
Jul. 18, 2018 - For the third year in a row, Manufacturers Automation Inc. has been awarded the Outstanding Distributor Achievement Award 2018 from Carlo Gavazzi. Manufacturers Automation Inc. is an electronic and electrical distributor covering the North American industrial marketplace for the past 36 years.
Jul. 17, 2018 - Statistics Canada says manufacturing sales increased 1.4 per cent to $57.1 billion in May.
Jul. 17, 2018 - U.S. industrial production rebounded last month after being dragged down in May by a fire at an auto parts plant.
Jul. 16, 2018 - Burloak Technologies, a division of Samuel, Son & Co., Limited, today announced it has joined GE Additive’s newly-launched Manufacturing Partner Network (MPN). As a launch partner for the MPN, Burloak plans to work closely with GE Additive to accelerate the use of additive manufacturing technologies across different market segments.
Jul. 14, 2018 - JMP Solutions, a London, Ontario-based robotic systems integrator, is the recipient of three prestigious awards at the Fanuc America Authorized Systems Integrator Conference and Awards Gala in Clearwater, Fla.
Jul. 13, 2018 - LAPP, a manufacturer of integrated cable and connection technology solutions, has acquired its long-term Swiss distribution partner Volland. Company founder Rudolf Volland and Managing Director Reto Volland signed the purchase agreement with Andreas Lapp, Chairman of the Board of LAPP Holding, and Matthias Lapp, CEO of LAPP for Latin America, Europe, the Middle East and Africa.
Jul. 13, 2018 - Schneider Packaging Equipment Co. Inc., will see a leadership transition as part of a new corporate structure for the 47-year-old manufacturer.
Jul. 9, 2018 - After waiting for half a year, Stephen Poloz appears ready to get back on his rate-hiking path this week.
Jul. 6, 2018 - The United States and China hiked tariffs Friday on billions of dollars of each other’s goods, launching what Beijing called the “biggest trade war in economic history” in a spiraling dispute over technology.
Jun. 29, 2018 - After considering all its strategic options, Bosch has announced it is looking for a buyer for its packaging machinery business (PA), more specifically the pharmaceuticals and food units of the Packaging Technology division.
Jun. 29, 2018 - The Bank of Canada’s quarterly business outlook survey signalled widespread business optimism with sales outlooks remaining robust, supported by strong foreign and domestic demand.
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