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Feds, Ontario ante up millions to produce EVs at Ford's Oakville plant

Part of a three-year $2 billion deal between the automaker and Unifor announced in September.

Pence, Harris spar over COVID-19 in vice-presidential debate

Candidates, moderator separated by plexiglass shields, more than 12 feet apart facing a masked audience.

Plastics not 'toxic', industry urges feds to rethink

Single-use items will be banned as harmful to the environment and difficult to recycle.

COVID-stricken Trump won’t participate in virtual debate with Biden

Democrat candidate still game to battle it out as the race remains defined by the virus.

Green Belting enters guilty plea and fined $60,000 for worker injury

Stacker was the wrong device for moving a heavy roll that tipped off the forks.

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Why trade restrictions must be eliminated during COVID-19's second wave

Nearly 100 countries enacted temporary restrictions or bans on the export of medical products. » Read more

Trudeau's infrastructure announcement raises red flags

Apparently, the government has now solved this problem for the CIB by simply telling it where to spend the money. » Read more

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Business Intelligence 

The German Technology Day Virtual Fair 2020 is coming Oct. 14

Bosch Rexroth, EPLAN, Murrelektronik, PILZ, Rittal and WAGO are hosting Canada’s second series of German Technology Days » Read more

Taiwan’s smart machines key to ‘smart factories’ of the future

The global pandemic highlights the need for manufacturers to future-proof their businesses. » Read more

Canada answers the call on UN sustainable development goals

…But progress has been severely affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. » Read more

Contactless delivery of parts, services to trigger a US$75B aftermarket opportunity

Health and wellness in-car care and digitization key to mitigating the impact of COVID-19. » Read more