Barrie, Collingwood, Midland, Owen Sound

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The Owen Sound members of EMC had a busy year in 2009 networking and benchmarking best practices. They are leveraging this knowledge to improve their businesses in these tough economic times. Your manufacturing community continues to be a rich resource. Those businesses that choose to leverage this venue to examine how your company could be doing things differently and better have a huge advantage over those that do not! Congratulations to those EMC members in the Owen Sound region!

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2009 - A Year in Review

By Stephanie Yakimishyn

All things considered the Barrie/Midland and Area Consortium had a terrific 2009 from an EMC perspective and the members appear to have "weathered the storm" with the economic challenges faced by all manufacturers over the last 12+ months. There appears to be a slight note of optimism for 2010 and ongoing continuous improvement efforts mean our members will be very well equipped to welcome and handle increasing orders and activity.

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The Barrie/Midland EMC consortium invited companies from all over the region to attend a special business briefing hosted by Canplas Industries on Wednesday November 25th. The guest presenters were Al Diggins, President & General Manager of EMC and Chad Metcalf, President of Value Stream Solutions.

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