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Sep 03, 2013, 09:30 ET RBC PMI™ signals modest improvement in manufacturing business conditions in August

TORONTO, Sept. 3, 2013 /CNW/ - Canada's manufacturing expansion was sustained for a fifth consecutive month in August, but the rate of growth was modest and below average, according to the RBC...


Aug 01, 2013, 09:30 ET RBC PMI™ falls to three-month low in July as new order growth slows

TORONTO, Aug. 1, 2013 /CNW/ - Manufacturing business conditions in Canada improved for the fourth consecutive month in July; however, the rate of growth was modest and the weakest in three months,...


Jul 02, 2013, 09:30 ET RBC PMI™ signals moderate manufacturing expansion in June, with ongoing growth of output and new orders

TORONTO, July 2, 2013 /CNW/ - The Canadian manufacturing sector continued to expand in June, with sustained growth in output, new orders and employment, according to the RBC Canadian Manufacturing...


Jun 12, 2013, 17:11 ET PMAC and SCL members vote to merge associations

New organization will become the Supply Chain Management Association September 3 OTTAWA, June 12, 2013 /CNW/ - The Purchasing Management Association of Canada (PMAC) and Supply Chain and Logistics...


Jun 03, 2013, 09:30 ET RBC PMI™ points to strongest improvement in manufacturing business conditions for almost a year in May

TORONTO, June 3, 2013 /CNW/ - Operating conditions in Canada's manufacturing sector improved at the strongest pace in 11 months in May, partly reflecting a sharp acceleration in the rate of new order ...


May 01, 2013, 09:30 ET Manufacturing output stagnates, despite a marginal rise in new orders in April: RBC PMI™

TORONTO, May 1, 2013 /CNW/ - The RBC Canadian Manufacturing Purchasing Managers' Index™ (RBC PMI™) suggests that the Canadian manufacturing sector stagnated in April - an improvement from the...


Apr 24, 2013, 06:00 ET Purchasing Management Association of Canada and Supply Chain & Logistics Association Canada Announce Amalgamation Intent

Subject to member approval, new organization to become Supply Chain Management Association TORONTO, April 24, 2013 /CNW/ - With the support of their respective boards of directors, The Purchasing...


Apr 02, 2013, 14:33 ET Canadian manufacturing business conditions deteriorate for first time in two-and-a-half years: RBC PMI™

TORONTO, April 2, 2013 /CNW/ - The March RBC Canadian Manufacturing Purchasing Managers' Index™ (RBC PMI™) signalled the first deterioration in manufacturing business conditions since data collection ...


Mar 01, 2013, 09:30 ET Canada's manufacturing sector records strongest expansion in five months, though the pace remains modest: RBC PMI™

TORONTO, March 1, 2013 /CNW/ - The February RBC Canadian Manufacturing Purchasing Managers' Index™ (RBC PMI™) pointed to the strongest expansion in Canada's manufacturing sector since last September, ...


Feb 01, 2013, 09:30 ET RBC PMI™ signals only slight growth of output and new orders in January

TORONTO, Feb. 1, 2013 /CNW/ - The RBC Canadian Manufacturing Purchasing Managers' Index™ (RBC PMI™) pointed to only marginal increases in both output and new orders in January; however, this marks...


Jan 02, 2013, 09:30 ET RBC PMI™ points to only marginal improvement in manufacturing business conditions as output stagnates in December

TORONTO, Jan. 2, 2013 /CNW/ - The RBC Canadian Manufacturing Purchasing Managers' Index™ (RBC PMI™) indicated only a marginal rise in new order volumes and broadly no change in output in December. A...


Dec 03, 2012, 14:37 ET Supply chain salaries holding the line

Latest results from Canada's largest annual supply chain survey TORONTO, Dec. 3, 2012 /CNW/ - Supply chain salaries climbed 2.9 per cent in the past year as Canada's economy continues to pull out of...


Dec 03, 2012, 09:30 ET RBC PMI™ signals only marginal improvement in manufacturing business conditions in November

RBC's Craig Wright says economic weak patch to be short lived TORONTO, Dec. 3, 2012 /CNW/ - The RBC Canadian Manufacturing Purchasing Managers' Index™ (RBC PMI™) signalled that Canada's manufacturing ...


Nov 01, 2012, 09:30 ET RBC PMI™ falls to nine-month low, indicating only a modest manufacturing expansion in October

TORONTO, Nov. 1, 2012 /CNW/ - Canada's manufacturing sector grew only modestly in October, with the rate of expansion the weakest since January, according to the RBC Canadian Manufacturing Purchasing ...


Oct 01, 2012, 09:30 ET RBC PMI™ signals expansion in September, but at weakest pace in six months

TORONTO, Oct. 1, 2012 /CNW/ - Growth of Canada's manufacturing sector lost further momentum in September, with the weakest pace of expansion recorded since March, according to the RBC Canadian...


Sep 04, 2012, 09:30 ET RBC PMI™ suggests a slightly weaker expansion of Canada's manufacturing sector in August

TORONTO, Sept. 4, 2012 /CNW/ - Canada's manufacturing sector grew in August, although at its weakest pace in five months, according to the RBC Canadian Manufacturing Purchasing Managers' Index™ (RBC...


Aug 01, 2012, 09:30 ET RBC PMI™ shows slower manufacturing growth rate in July

TORONTO, Aug. 1, 2012 /CNW/ - After registering strong growth in May and June, Canada's manufacturing sector slowed to a four-month low in July, according to the RBC Canadian Manufacturing Purchasing ...


Jul 03, 2012, 09:30 ET RBC PMI™ inches higher as new order growth strengthens to nine-month high

TORONTO, July 3, 2012 /CNW/ - June saw a further robust improvement in Canadian manufacturing business conditions, according to the RBC Canadian Manufacturing Purchasing Managers Index™ (RBC PMI™), a ...


Jun 01, 2012, 09:30 ET RBC PMI(TM) at eight-month high in May with strong increases in both output and new orders

TORONTO, June 1, 2012 /CNW/ - Canadian manufacturing business conditions improved to the greatest extent in eight months during May, according to the RBC Canadian Manufacturing Purchasing Managers...


May 01, 2012, 09:30 ET RBC PMI™ continues to climb in April with output and new order growth accelerating to fastest rates in 2012 to date

TORONTO, May 1, 2012 /CNW/ - Canadian manufacturing business conditions in April improved to the greatest extent in 2012 so far, according to the RBC Canadian Manufacturing Purchasing Managers Index™ ...


Apr 02, 2012, 09:30 ET Improved manufacturing conditions in March boost RBC PMI™ to highest level so far this year

TORONTO, April 2, 2012 /CNW/ - Operating conditions in Canada's manufacturing sector strengthened in March, according to the RBC Canadian Manufacturing Purchasing Managers Index™ (RBC PMI™), a...


Mar 01, 2012, 09:30 ET RBC Canadian Manufacturing Purchasing Managers' Index™ finds output and new order growth remain modest in February

TORONTO, March 1, 2012 /CNW/ - Production and new orders increased further in February, albeit modestly, according to the RBC Canadian Manufacturing Purchasing Managers Index™ (RBC PMI™), a monthly...


Feb 01, 2012, 09:30 ET RBC Canadian Manufacturing Purchasing Managers' Index™ finds both output and new order growth slows sharply in January

TORONTO, Feb. 1, 2012 /CNW/ - Production and new orders increased only modestly in January, according to the RBC Canadian Manufacturing Purchasing Managers Index™ (RBC PMI™), a monthly survey,...


Jan 03, 2012, 09:30 ET RBC Canadian Manufacturing Purchasing Managers' Index™ finds output growth strengthens to eight-month high in December

TORONTO, Jan. 3, 2012 /CNW/ - Production and new orders both rose strongly in December, according to the RBC Canadian Manufacturing Purchasing Managers Index™ (RBC PMI™), a monthly survey, conducted...


Nov 01, 2010, 12:16 ET Supply chain salaries climb, women not closing gap

Briefing on November 16 to analyze survey, career trends TORONTO, Nov. 1 /CNW/ - Supply chain salaries climbed nearly four per cent in the past year, in spite of continuing economic doldrums. The...