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Liberal pot bills coming; provinces brace for impact

Will include measures to include limits for legal possession, age restrictions for retailers.

Hydrogen fuel cell cars are creeping up on electrics

Technology viable but fuelling station infrastructure needed.

Toyota introduces robotic leg brace to help paralyzed people walk

Gadget is to be worn on one leg at a time for patients severely paralyzed on one side of the body due to a stroke or other ailments.

Trump out of his lane on auto jobs again

Had nothing to do with the $1.3 billion investment in Kentucky that Toyota announced.

Ontario manufacturers' coalition says hydro bill cuts won't help them

Those who do benefit from Industrial Conservation Initiative program will only see 2% to 4%.

Ambrose meets Trump NAFTA point man; calls meeting reassuring

Conservative leader takes non-partisan approach, disagrees with go-slow approach.

AGNORA's glass culture: building success by engaging employees

Manufacturer focuses on employee well-being to eliminate traditional problems related to absenteeism and skills shortages.

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Need to know 

Canada to adjust trade and economic priorities in trump world

Conference Board suggests positioning the country as a global trade and investment hub. » Read More

New restrictions, powers proposed for budget watchdog

Trudeau government’s changes raise concerns about the potential limits on the types of work permitted. » Read More

Manufacturing sales slip 0.2% in February

Statistics Canada cites decline from automotive, petroleum-coal products. » Read More

WTO predicts uptick in global trade despite uncertainty related to US protectionism

Trade body projects trade growth of 2.4% this year, up from 1.3% in 2016. » Read More

Maintaining electrical systems: is your workplace as safe as you think?

A good electrical maintenance program is based on the new CSA Z463 industry standard. » Read More

Aurora Sky rolls a big one: plant expands capacity

A new 800,000 square-foot greenhouse facility will have an annual capacity equivalent to almost 313 million joints. » Read More


Partners in Prevention 2017

May 2-3, 2017
Location: Mississauga, Ont.
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Design & Manufacturing Canada

May 16-18, 2017
Location: Toronto, ON
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CMTS 2017

Sept. 25-28, 2017
Location: Mississauga, Ont.
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FABTECH Canada 2017

Nov. 6 - 9, 2017
Location: Chicago
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