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Trudeau pledges help for workers affected by COVID-19

March 16, 2020 by Inside Logistics Online Staff

Trudeau suggested this could be the first of several steps to deal with the economic shock from COVID-19

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Toronto suspends noise bylaw to facilitate deliveries

March 16, 2020 by Inside Logistics Online Staff

Retailers will now be able to make deliveries 24/7 in Toronto to cope with coronavirus crisis

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U.S. manufacturers bracing for COVID-19 hit

March 16, 2020 by Inside Logistics Online Staff

More than 80 percent believe that their organization will experience some impact because of COVID-19 disruptions.

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RBC predicts recession due to COVID 19 and drop in oil

March 13, 2020 by Inside Logistics Online Staff

Bank predicting Canada's economy will contract in the second and third quarters of the year

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Business shutdowns and precautions begin as COVID-19 cases reported

March 13, 2020 by Inside Logistics Online Staff

Office, distribution centres and production facilities affected

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Cobots populate Universal Robots booth presence

March 10, 2020 by Inside Logistics Online Staff

Company pulled staff from show, but sent robots to represent

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US$8.3B measures being enacted to combat coronavirus

March 6, 2020 by Inside Logistics Online Staff

Legislation will provide federal public health agencies money for vaccines, tests and potential treatments, and help state and local governments prepare for and respond to the threat

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China trade fell by more than 50 percent in February

March 5, 2020 by Inside Logistics Online Staff

Overall trade activity in the region fell by a remarkable 56 percent in the week of February 16th

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More cancellations hit MODEX show

March 4, 2020 by Inside Logistics Online Staff

MCFA, Jungheinrich, Hannibal and Rite-Hite among exhibitors deciding to stay home

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COVID-19 to have estimated US$50 billion impact

March 4, 2020 by Inside Logistics Online Staff

New UNCTAD report bases estimate on reduction in Chinese economic activity