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Passage of Bill 148 Leaves Many Concerns Unanswered: CME
November 23, 2017
Toronto (November 23, 2017) -- Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters (CME) is concerned with the passage of Bill 148, Fair Workplaces, Better Jobs Act, 2...

Morris Industries earns safety award
November 20, 2017
This article originally appeared in the Minnedosa Tribune on November 3, 2017 Minnedosa’s MorrisIndustries plant re-cently won a Safety Awardin rec...

CME supports government decision to extend TPP negotiations
November 10, 2017
Toronto (November 10, 2017) -- Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters (CME) supports the government’s direction and actions on the Trans-Pacific Partne...

SURVEY: Help boost Canada's innovation performance by answering this short survey!
November 10, 2017
Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters (CME) and BDO Canada are seeking your help to better understand businesses investment R&D, the use of the federa...

Thoughts for the C-suite: environmental and social shifts
November 09, 2017
By Kevin Lusk, CME Advanced Manufacturing & Senior Executive Leadership Champion   More and more manufacturing owners are connecting the dots and r...

CME’s Energy and Environment Committee offers unique opportunities
November 09, 2017
By Meghan Skorodensky, Committee Co-Chair and Senior Coordinator, Corporate Enviornment, Royal Canadian Mint.   Have you ever considered how your b...

Paul Akers part of keynote lineup at Embracing Excellence 2018
November 09, 2017
The largest LEAN event in Canada will take place in Winnipeg on June 4-7, 2018. With seven keynotes, 15 workshops, 36 presentations and 18 tours, dele...

Southern Manitoba Manufacturers’ Summit offered great learning opportunities
November 09, 2017
CME’s annual Southern Manitoba Manufacturers’ Summit was a hit for the seventh consecutive year. More than 100 delegates braved the first real sno...

CME presents action plan to encourage more women to join manufacturing workforce at House of Commons Committee
November 07, 2017
 Remarks : House of Commons Standing Committee on the Status of Women (FEWO) Mike Holden, Chief Economist, Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters  Go...

CME releases action plan to attract, retain and advance women in manufacturing careers
October 25, 2017
OTTAWA (October 25, 2017) -- Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters (CME) released today its action plan to promote and inspire women to pursue careers...

Canada’s manufacturers conclude successful annual meeting
October 25, 2017
Ottawa (October 25, 2017) -- Canada’s manufacturers met this week in Ottawa to set an agenda for sustained growth and innovation in one of the coun...

CME remarks at House of Commons Committee on International trade as part of e-commerce study
October 23, 2017
Good afternoon Mr. Chair and members of the Committee. Thank you for inviting me here to speak on behalf of Canada’s 90,000 manufa...

CME welcomes tax competitiveness improvements for SMEs and continues to call for comprehensive reforms
October 18, 2017
OTTAWA (October 18, 2017): Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters welcomes the ongoing announcements by the Federal Government aimed at improving tax c...

CME President & CEO Dennis Darby along with Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland and the Hon. Rona Ambrose hear from manufacturers at NAFTA roundtable
October 16, 2017
Toronto (October 16, 2017): Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters (CME) and CEO, Dennis Darby participated to a roundtable discussion on NAFTA with ma...

CME statement on tax competitiveness announcement
October 16, 2017
Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters welcomes today’s announcement that improves tax competitiveness for small Canadian manufacturers and that addres...

Trump administration introduces five-year ‘sunset clause’ into NAFTA talks
October 13, 2017
WASHINGTON—Adding to the gloom surrounding NAFTA negotiations, U.S. President Donald Trump’s administration began the latest round of talks by m...

Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters statement on innovation superclusters
October 10, 2017
President & CEO Dennis Darby: “Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters is encouraged to see the Government of Canada take action on our pre-budget recom...

CME Chief Economist Mike Holden's remarks at HoC Finance Commitee
October 06, 2017
Mr. Chair, members of the Committee. Good afternoon and thank you for the invitation to appear before you today. I am here today to speak on beh...

CME & BDC join forces to encourage women to pursue careers in manufacturing
October 06, 2017
Toronto (October 6, 2017) -- Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters (CME) and Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC) are pleased to announce that th...

CME laments loss of TransCanada’s Energy East pipeline opportunity for Canadian economy
October 05, 2017
TORONTO (October 5, 2017) -- Canadian Manufacturers and Exporters (CME) finds the cancellation of TransCanada’s Energy East project is a regrettabl...

Call for Nominations – National Board of Directors, Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters
October 03, 2017
Help be part of a national effort to define the new face of manufacturing for Canada Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters (CME) is Canada’s larges...

CME: Federal government’s CCPC tax reforms could have devastating consequences on small manufacturers
October 02, 2017
TORONTO (October 02, 2017) – Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters (CME) have assessed, after sound economic analysis and in-depth consultation with o...

CME applauds NAFTA commitments to increase SME exports
September 28, 2017
CME applauds NAFTA commitments to increase SME exports Ottawa (September 27, 2017) – Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters applauds the Government o...

NAFTA Round 3: Negotiations crawl forward & new chapter for SMEs
September 28, 2017
  Overview Round three of NAFTA renegotiation took place in Ottawa from September 23 – 27 and once again CME was on the ground representing the b...

CME applauds NAFTA commitments to increase SME exports
September 27, 2017
Ottawa (September 27, 2017) – Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters applauds the Government of Canada’s actions to help Canadian small and medium ente...

CME concerned with regrettable Boeing v. Bombardier preliminary findings
September 27, 2017
TORONTO (September 27, 2017) -- Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters (CME)  finds the preliminary findings in the Boeing petition against Bombardier’...

CME congratulates Canadian and EU governments for CETA provisional application
September 21, 2017
TORONTO (September 21, 2017) -- Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters (CME) congratulate the Canadian and European Union (EU) governments for the prov...

LEAN & Green training program launched in Alberta
September 18, 2017
New program helps Alberta manufacturers improve environmental performance, productivity EDMONTON – Canadian Manufacturers and Exporters (CME) is la...

CME Survey: Women in Manufacturing. Have your Say
August 30, 2017
Help Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters (CME) and our partners support, promote and inspire women to pursue careers in manufacturing. Did you know...

Veteran Canadian manufacturer enters a new age; Manufacturing Acquisition of Vancouver's Pressed Metal Products a sign of changing sector
August 28, 2017
Part of the uniform of Vancouver police officers is a badge that signifies authority and achievement. Greg Trammell, former coowner of Pressed Metal ...

Government of Canada welcomes new report on the country's space sector
August 22, 2017
OTTAWA (August 18, 2017) - Canadians are inspired by the country's space sector, which pushes the boundaries of deep-space exploration and fires up th...

Growing advanced manufacturing and innovation in the Lower Mainland
August 22, 2017
Surrey (August 14, 2017)-- A partnership between the Province and the City of Surrey is developing new strategies to help local manufacturers grow the...

GradWorks: Employer Incentive Program
August 14, 2017
GradWorks: Employer Incentive Program GradWorks matches small-to-medium-sized business across Nova Scotia with skilled, talented NSCC graduates...

Canadian manufacturers outline NAFTA recommendations
August 14, 2017
Toronto, ON, August 21, 2017: Members of Canadian Manufacturing Coalition (CMC), chaired by Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters (CME) have agreed on...

CME tells federal government carbon pricing cannot compromise Canada’s competitiveness
July 27, 2017
Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters (CME) submitted a letter to the Government of Canada’s as part of the Federal Carbon Pricing Backstop consultati...

The Office of Regulatory Affairs 2016-17 Annual Report Highlights
July 20, 2017
  "Regulatory burden is one of the top issues on the minds of manufacturers within our province. We applaud the efforts of the Office of Regulato...

NOVA SCOTIANS RECOGNIZED FOR MANUFACTURING LEADERSHIP
July 20, 2017
Five awards recognizing leadership and excellence in manufacturing were presented during CME Nova Scotia’s 65th Annual Meeting Day on June 15...

CME urges Ontario government to rethink workplace reforms
July 20, 2017
Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters (CME) is concerned that the proposed reforms included in the Fair Workplaces, Better Jobs Act could have uninten...

House of Commons Committee recommends manufacturing strategy based on CME's Industrie 2030
June 13, 2017
Last week the Parliamentary Standing Committee on Industry, Science and Technology released its study and report on the state of the manufacturing ...

Workers’ compensation task force members announced
May 31, 2017
(The following release was originally published by the Government of New Brunswick on May 31st, 2017) Workers’ compensation task force members anno...

CME's remarks at the House of Commons Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs (FAAE) on the "United States and Canadian Foreign Policy"
May 30, 2017
Good morning Mr. Chair and members of the Committee. Thank you for inviting me here to speak on behalf of Canada’s 90,000 manufacturers and export...

Celebrating Canada 150 and Our Manufacturing Sector
May 24, 2017
Celebrating Canada 150 and Our Manufacturing Sector Join us for CME Nova Scotia's 65th Annual Meeting Day on Thursday, June 15th in Dartmouth. You w...

CME welcomes the Government of Canada’s $8.9 million investment in additive manufacturing
May 24, 2017
May 24, 2017 (Waterloo, Ontario): The Honourable Bardish Chagger, Leader of the Government in the House of Commons and Minister of Small Business a...

CME: Workplace Review Recommendations would impact jobs
May 23, 2017
May 23, 2017 (Toronto): Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters (CME) is concerned that the cumulative cost of the proposed Workplace Review Recommendat...

CME: Reforms to defined benefit pension plans a major improvement
May 19, 2017
May 19, 2017 (Toronto): Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters (CME) applauds the steps taken today by the Ontario government to address long-standing ...

CME concerned with easing of Canadian content requirement trend in public transit
May 16, 2017
May 16, 2017 (Montreal): Although the Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters cannot question the bidding process, we are disappointed with the recent d...

CME writes to the Ontario Minister of Labour regarding anticipated Changing Workplace Review report
May 15, 2017
This weekend, CBC reported that the Ontario Cabinet could soon consider a proposal to give all employees in the province a minimum number of sick d...

CME's remarks at the House of Commons Standing Committee on International Trade (CIIT) on the "Priorities of Canadian Stakeholders Having an Interest in Bilateral and Trilateral Trade in North America"
May 10, 2017
Good afternoon Mr. Chair and members of the Committee. Thank you for inviting me here to speak on behalf of Canada’s 90,000 manufacturers and exp...

CALL FOR NOMINATIONS -- Leadership Award: Women in Manufacturing
May 09, 2017
The Women in Manufacturing Leadership award recognizes women in manufacturing that have demonstrated measured results in improving their organization....

Ontario moves forward with skills training initiatives championed by CME
April 27, 2017
April 27, 2017 (Toronto): Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters (CME) welcomes the investments that will strengthen Ontario manufacturing sector annou...

CME Survey: What are your NAFTA Priorities? / Sondage MEC: Quelles sont vos priorités pour l'ALÉNA?
April 24, 2017
(Le français suit) Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters (CME) in partnership with the Canadian Manufacturing Coalition and UPS® Canada is conducting...

Canada Free Trade Agreement reduces trade barriers at home to help manufacturers compete globally
April 07, 2017
The Canada Free Trade Agreement will help manufacturers compete at home and globally to generate long-term growth and jobs for middle-class Canadia...

Concern with the rise of "Buy Local" policies in the United States
April 03, 2017
We understand there remains a great deal of uncertainty and many questions over what may happen with "Buy Local" policies in the United States and ...

Online Manufacturing Management Certificate, Register by April 16th
March 24, 2017
  How are you sharpening your competitive edge in manufacturing, construction or processing operations? Improve production, manage change, lead t...

CME's Message to Premier - Address Competitiveness Challenges
March 23, 2017
Members of Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters met with the Premier to develop solutions to grow manufacturing in Ontario - doubling it by 2030 as part...

Canadian Manufacturers Applaud Government Action to Support Advanced Manufacturing
March 22, 2017
(OTTAWA) - Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters, the voice of over 10,000 leading manufacturers and exporters, is encouraged by the commitment the Go...

Manufacturers need strong support to reverse massive and growing trade deficit
March 14, 2017
TORONTO (March 14, 2017) - Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters (CME) along with its strategic partners, today released Increasing Access to Domestic...

CSTEC and CME study reveals manufacturers are expecting to grow, but a retirement driven skills shortage looms
March 14, 2017
A recent study by Canadian Skills Training & Employment Coalition (CSTEC) and Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters (CME) reveals that 75 percent of m...

Women in Manufacturing Critical to Canada's Competitiveness
March 07, 2017
TORONTO (March 7, 2017) - Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters (CME) is launching a Women in Manufacturing Working Group on the eve of International ...

Coordinated national action on skills development essential for economic growth
March 07, 2017
TORONTO (March 7, 2017) - Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters (CME) along with its strategic partners, today released Building a Strong and Skilled ...

Further Rate Reductions Needed for Manufacturers to Protect Jobs
March 02, 2017
TORONTO (March 2, 2017) - Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters (CME) is pleased to see efforts made to improve the affordability of electricity in Ontar...

Manufacturers call on Federal Government to Ramp up Innovation/Commercialization in Budget
February 28, 2017
TORONTO (February 28, 2017) - Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters (CME) along with its strategic partners, today released Fostering Innovation, Comm...

CME Calls for Immediate Steps to Support Manufacturers' Growth
February 24, 2017
TORONTO (February 24, 2017) - Manufacturing is the cornerstone of Ontario's economy directly and indirectly responsible for one-third of all economic ...

Manufacturers Must Accelerate the Adoption of Advanced Technologies
February 16, 2017
TORONTO (February 16, 2017) - Canadian Manufactures & Exporters (CME) along with its strategic partners, today released Accelerating Adoption of Ad...

Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters' applaud forward progress in CETA negotiations, and look forward to implementation as soon as possible
February 15, 2017
Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters (CME) is pleased to see the continued progress towards the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) bet...

CME in the News: Prime Minister Trudeau's meeting with President Trump
February 14, 2017
At CME we continue to work on behalf of all of our members to ensure that your interests are top of mind for government officials, industry stakeho...

Strengthening Integrated Manufacturing and the NAFTA
February 10, 2017
We understand there remains a great deal of uncertainty and many questions over what may happen in NAFTA and the ability of Canadian companies to c...

Manufacturers call for urgent action on tax and regulatory environment to boost investment; competitiveness
January 27, 2017
TORONTO (January 27, 2017) - Canadian Manufactures & Exporters (CME) along with its strategic partners, releases Manufacturing a Competitive Busine...

Canadian Manufacturers and Exporters Applaud Trump Administration's Keystone XL Approval
January 24, 2017
TORONTO (January 24, 2017) - Canadian Manufactures & Exporters (CME), Canada's leading trade and industry association and the voice of manufacturin...

Manufacturers and Exporters Announce New Association Leadership
January 16, 2017
TORONTO (January 16, 2017) - Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters (CME), Canada's largest and most influential industry and trade association is plea...

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