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Massilly North America Adds State-Of-The Art Printing Equipment

Posted on Wednesday, March 17, 2021 09:40 AM

Massilly North America Inc., a global metal packaging manufacturing and distribution company headquartered in Brantford, which serves the North and South American food sector, is investing in its first new Koenig & Bauer MetalStar 3 metal decorating press.

“We service a wide range of customers in...

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February 2021 Labour Market Update

Posted on Friday, March 12, 2021 10:21 AM

The latest Statistics Canada local labour market report customized for the Brantford CMA for last month is now available.

February Unemployment Rate: Brantford 7.6% [+] Ontario 9.2% [-] Canada 8.2% [-]

Be sure to review the participation rate and the employment rate (reported as percentages), as well...

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Ontario Setting Up Apprentices and Employers for Success

Posted on Wednesday, March 10, 2021 02:15 PM

Employers who train apprentices may be eligible for grants to help mitigate the cost of training. The Achievement Incentive and Group Sponsorship Grant will help more employers take on apprentices to build Ontario’s apprenticeship and skilled trades pipeline.

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The Achievement Incentive...

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Upcoming Ontario Government Export Business Missions to India

Posted on Tuesday, March 02, 2021 12:56 PM

The Ontario government is organizing three export business missions to India taking place from August to November 2021, which may interest companies in your region.

August 19-21, 2021: Ontario Export Business Mission to Medical Fair India 2021

The Ontario government is organizing an export business mission...

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Enterprise Brant Employer Supports

Posted on Thursday, February 25, 2021 12:22 PM

Enterprise Brant is a not-for-profit organization supported by the Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario (FedDev). They work with partners in the community to plan, initiate, facilitate, manage, and administer projects and programs, which support business, community development and...

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2021 Brantford Industrial Directory Moving to Online Update Format

Posted on Monday, February 22, 2021 12:37 PM

Each year the City of Brantford Economic Development and Tourism Department updates the Brantford Industrial Directory, thanks to the input of businesses like yours.

Maintaining an accurate and up-to-date Industrial Directory represents a number of key advantages for Brantford.  It allows our department...

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January 2021 Construction Numbers

Posted on Friday, February 19, 2021 11:56 AM

The City released its January 2021 Report on Construction Activity demonstrating a construction value of $11.110 million for permits issued in January 2021.

The monthly construction value of $11.110 million attained in January 2021 is less than the 5 year January average of $18.503 million. It is worth...

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Feature Development: 195 Savannah Oaks

Posted on Thursday, February 18, 2021 04:27 PM

Up to 25,498 square feet available for lease in a first-class industrial facility featuring 24’ clear height, dock and drive-in loading facilities, T8 lighting, and upgraded power. Excellent location within Brantford’s Northwest Industrial Park with direct access to Highway 403 and prominent visibility...

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Employer Webinar with Service Canada and the Canada Revenue Agency

Posted on Thursday, February 18, 2021 12:46 PM

To help support local businesses during the COVID-19 pandemic, the Workforce Planning Board of Grand Erie is partnering with Service Canada and the Canada Revenue Agency to deliver a virtual information session on February 24, 2021 at 9:30 am.

The session will be up to two hours long, include a Q&A...

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January 2021 Labour Market Update

Posted on Friday, February 05, 2021 01:37 PM

The latest Statistics Canada local labour market report customized for the Brantford CMA for last month is now available.

January Unemployment Rate: Brantford 6.9% [+] Ontario 10.2% [+] Canada 9.4% [+]

Be sure to review the participation rate and the employment rate (reported as percentages), as well...