Studies & Reports
January 8, 2019 – Concerns are growing that Europe's largest economy may have slipped into a technical recession after Germany's Economy Ministry reported Tuesday that industrial production dropped for the third consecutive month in November.
January 2, 2019 – A new survey shows business optimism for the year ahead among Canadian manufacturing executives is lower than it was a year ago as trade issues weigh.
December 18, 2018 – Canadian manufacturing sales fell 0.1 per cent in October to $58.2 billion, hurt by a decline in sale in the sales in the wood product and primary metal industries, Statistics Canada says.
December 11, 2018 – A new report by Frost & Sullivan indicates that service-based analytical instrumentation models such as software-as-a-service (SaaS) and cloud-based asset management are on track to replace legacy systems in the industrial sector over the next four years.
December 3, 2018 – U.S. manufacturers expanded at a faster pace in November as new orders surged, a positive sign for economic growth heading into 2019.
November 16, 2018 – Canadian manufacturing sales edged up 0.2 per cent in September to $58.5 billion, led by gains in the transportation equipment industry, Statistics Canada said Friday.
November 9, 2018 – More industrial companies are using the Internet of Things (IoT) to collect data on their production lines, but most still aren't using enterprise resource planning (ERP) software to manage it all, according to a new study by IFS, the global enterprise applications company.
October 31, 2018 – The energy and financial sectors helped boost Canadian economic growth in August despite weakness in manufacturing due to auto assembly plant shutdowns.
October 31, 2018 – China's manufacturing activity fell to a two-year low in October as domestic demand weakened, an official measure showed Wednesday, adding to pressure on Beijing to shore up economic growth amid a tariff war with Washington.
October 17, 2018 – Statistics Canada says manufacturing sales fell 0.4 per cent to $58.6 billion in August, due to a drop in motor vehicle sales.
October 12, 2018 – A majority of industrial companies are using safety to not only mitigate risks but also to improve productivity and profitability, according to a survey by LNS Research.
October 4, 2018 – Canadian companies tend to be overconfident or unprepared to protect sensitive information from data breaches – mostly because they have an incomplete or inadequate picture about the evolving challenges they face, according to cybersecurity experts.
October 12, 2018 – In spite of Canada's reputation as a hotbed of artificial intelligence, AI deployment has not yet been a "real success" for the country's companies, a new report has found.
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).
Motor & Drive Systems 2019
January 23-24, 2019
2019 Automation and Technical Showcase
February 4, 2019
ARC World Industry Forum
February 4-7, 2019
Hannover Messe 2019
April 1-5, 2019
April 8-11, 2019
Advanced Design & Manufacturing (ADM) Canada
June 4-6, 2019