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Canada Post facility in Mississauga, Ont., closes due to Covid

April 28, 2021 by The Canadian Press (CPSTF)

Other business affected include Canadian Tire DC and Kintetsu World Express

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Trudeau says Ontario sick leave should be delivered directly through employers

April 28, 2021 by Shawn Jeffords and Paola Loriggio THE CANADIAN PRESS

Ontario should work directly with employers to bring in a paid sick-leave program, the prime minister said Tuesday as the province made clear it wanted to top up an existing federal benefit to deliver on its promise of sick days…

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Two Amazon DCs in Greater Toronto area partially closed

April 27, 2021 by Inside Logistics Online Staff

Peel Region rule kicks in after five Covid-19 cases are identified

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Order to shut COVID-stricken business not strong enough, union says

April 21, 2021 by Denise Paglinawan THE CANADIAN PRESS

Ontario United Food and Commercial Workers Union said measures such as paid sick days would prevent outbreaks in workplaces

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Covid cases aboard tanker bound for Montreal

April 16, 2021 by  The Canadian Press (CPSTF)

Tanker has been anchored off Cape Breton since Sunday because of concern several crew members may have the virus

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After union vote, Bezos vows to do better for Amazon workers

April 16, 2021 by Joseph Pisani THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Said he didn't take comfort in the outcome of the recent union election where workers overwhelmingly rejected a union

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Healthcare logistics services

April 15, 2021 by Inside Logistics Online Staff

CEVA Logistics has launched a new sub-brand, CEVA Forpatients, that offers healthcare and pharmaceutical companies end-to-end logistics solutions

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Canada-U.S. trade faces ‘critical moment’, businesses warn

April 13, 2021 by James McCarten THE CANADIAN PRESS

Time is of the essence, the Canadian Chamber of Commerce argues in a new lobbying effort

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Air Canada agrees to $5.9 billion aid package

April 13, 2021 by Christopher Reynolds THE CANADIAN PRESS

Rescue deal will give the government a six percent equity stake in the airline

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Canada Post worker in Toronto has died from Covid-19

April 13, 2021 by The Canadian Press (CPSTF)

18 employees at the same plant have reported testing positive for the virus since March 20