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Manufacturing Sales Report – January 2019

March 15, 2019

MANUFACTURING SALES RISE FOR THE FIRST TIME SINCE SEPTEMBER OVERVIEW The second half of 2018 was a rough stretch for Canadian manufacturing. After a strong start to the year, monthly output peaked at $58.5 billion in July and then began to decline steadily. Sales fell in four of the next five months, bottoming out at […]

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Gender inclusion and diversity toolkit

March 15, 2019

CME’s Gender and Diversity toolkits were created to build awareness and start a conversation about Women in Manufacturing so that everyone involved in the manufacturing sector feels that they can take action to help make the manufacturing more gender inclusive. The toolkit is made for manufacturers, by manufacturers. It is open source and, provides a […]

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Labour Force Survey – February 2019

March 15, 2019

ONTARIO DRIVES THE CANADIAN LABOUR MARKET TO A SECOND MONTH OF SOLID JOBS GAINS “After starting the year off on a weak note, there was a modest recovery in manufacturing sector employment last month. There were 4,000 net new manufacturing jobs created in February – an increase of about 0.2 per cent. That growth offsets […]

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Intelligent Podcast – Cyber Security

March 15, 2019

“In this episode, we speak with Sulemaan Ahmed, Principal at Servo Annex and AJ Khan, Founder of Cloud GRC and Cloud Security Guru about the emerging issue of Cyber Security. As Industry 4.0 continues…” Continue reading here. 

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What The Future Of Manufacturing Automation Could Look Like

March 14, 2019

Automation is already a popular manufacturing process, but with advances in AI and remote communication, this practice is likely to explode in the coming years. Automation in terms of manufacturing basically means taking rote tasks and designing a system that performs them in a fully automatic way. For example, a pharmaceutical manufacturing plant might have […]

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EMC Direct – Machine Monitoring with FreePoint Technologies.

February 26, 2019

Over 7 million North American workers work in value adding roles without getting real-time feedback to maximize manufacturing productivity – leaving them under-engaged, under-satisfied, and under-productive. FreePoint took a simple notion that you can’t improve what you don’t measure and built monitoring technologies that interface to all kinds of manufacturing equipment to provide data in […]

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