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Military will be ready for vaccine distribution, general says

December 3, 2020 by Lee Berthiaume THE CANADIAN PRESS

The Canadian Armed Forces received formal orders last week to start planning for the distribution of COVID-19 vaccines

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Canadian manufacturers face skills shortage: report

December 2, 2020 by Tara Deschamps THE CANADIAN PRESS

Eighty per cent of Canadian manufacturers surveyed in a new report are facing an immediate labour and skills shortage

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Big airlines left out of new aid packages

December 1, 2020 by Christopher Reynolds THE CANADIAN PRESS

Aid package targeting big players such as Air Canada and WestJet Airlines remains in the works

News Covid-19e-commerceRetail Operations

“Is it safe?” – Canadians apply a new standard to shopping

November 27, 2020 by Inside Logistics Online Staff

Visits to all but grocers and big box stores have declined sharply during pandemic, says KPMG study

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Canadian SMEs missing out on e-comm opportunities

November 26, 2020 by Inside Logistics Online Staff

New BDC study finds only 46 percent of Canadian entrepreneurs plan to sell virtually after the pandemic

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Airports Council looking for aid

November 25, 2020 by Jon Victor THE CANADIAN PRESS

Since April, traffic in airports has been down 90 percent

News Import, Export & Trade

Canada, Britain ink new trade deal

November 23, 2020 by Mike Blanchfield THE CANADIAN PRESS

Placeholder buys Canada and Britain another year to reach a more comprehensive agreement

News Covid-19Pharmaceutical

Covid-19 has had severe impacts on pharma industry

November 20, 2020 by Inside Logistics Online Staff

Shortages, limited access to critical medicines, increased production costs, counterfeiting, diversion and theft have all taken their toll

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CN will consider more layoffs if business slows

November 19, 2020 by Ross Marowits THE CANADIAN PRESS

Only if business slows dramatically during second wave, says CEO

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Moller-Maersk sees demand decline

November 18, 2020 by The Associated Press (APR)

Contraction of four to five percent this year due to the Covid-19 pandemic