Manufacturing

How to Make the Most of the U.S. Recovery

After years of merely surviving, several manufacturing sectors show signs of life. Tooling up to meet the demand will be key

Why Canada’s Fastest-Growing Company Keeps Innovating in Tough Times

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A relentless focus on new ideas helped Western Manufacturing to the #1 spot on the 2015 PROFIT 500

Proof That Breaking the Mould Pays Off

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An innovative product format boosted sales and earned KFI a spot on the 2015 PROFIT 500

Why Manufacturing in China Is Losing Its Appeal

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The country's economic woes are pushing Canadian importers to look for sourcing alternatives says one shipping company

How to Make Just the Right Amount of Product

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Not being able to meet clients' needs hurts your brand, but so does excess inventory. Five steps to successful supply chain management

How to Bring the “Wow” Factor Back to Canadian Manufacturing

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Industry leaders discuss the key sector's problems and how to fix them

How “Made in Canada” Can Save You Money

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This Winnipeg firm is taking on IKEA by making the most of local manufacturing

The Huge Demand Canadian Firms Are Failing to Meet

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Canadians love this product, but we don't produce enough of it. Why we're losing out to imports.

How to Cut Your Manufacturing Labour Costs by a Quarter

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This increasingly important component of the workforce is easier to re-train and takes less sickdays

4 Keys to Winning Business in the Developing World

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Acquiring overseas clients isn't a case of just picking up the phone. Here's how to export to emerging markets.

Why Aren’t You Using Canada’s New Free Trade Deals?

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Federal International Trade Minister Ed Fast says businesses need to look beyond the U.S. and seek out newly-open foreign markets

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