Labour productivity of Canadian businesses rose 0.6% in the second quarter, with the declines in hours worked more than offsetting the decrease in output. This was the first increase in productivity since the second quarter of 2020, when…
As many employers gear up to return employees to the workplace, 62% of Canadian small- and medium-sized businesses are making or plan to make COVID-19 vaccinations mandatory for their employees, finds a new poll by KPMG.
Following a 3.6% increase in June, manufacturing sales fell 1.5% in July to $59.6 billion. Sales were down in 12 of 21 industries, led by the wood product (-21.8%), aerospace product and parts (-19.0%), miscellaneous (-12.1%), and petroleum…
Inscape, a leading designer and manufacturer of furnishings and movable wall systems for the workplace, recently announced its results of operations for the first quarter ended July 31, 2021.
According to Statistics Canada, the Industrial Product Price Index (IPPI) decreased by 0.4% month over month in June. Year over year, the index was up 16.2%.