The Alliston & District Chamber of Commerce AGM & Elections are taking place Thursday November 20th from 6-8pm at the Red Pine Inn & Conference Centre in the restaurant. If you are interested in becoming a Director on the Board or for more information please contact the office.
The two Charities that the Alliston Chamber has chosen to support at our Mix at Sixes for 2014 are, Matthews House Hospice and CLASS.
Thanks to the giving nature of our members we were able to present the following organizations with cheques from funds raised at the 2013 Mixes; My Sister's Place and CONTACT South Simcoe Community Information Centre.
The Alliston and District Chamber of Commerce is a proud supporter of Canadian Forces Base (CFB) Borden, the Canadian forces' largest military training base and the Canadian Armed Forces. For more information on supporting the troops click here. For the most current CFB Borden Communiqué click here.
‘Small is beautiful’: what China’s next phase of growth means for Canadian SMEs
Blogs 17-12-2014 23:00
Speaking notes for Warren Everson, Senior Vice President, Policy on e-commerce and SMEs as presented at the Canada-China Investment Protection and Business Cooperation Forum.Read more...
Manufacturing Innovation: Driving Canada’s Biggest Sector through Disruptive Technologies
Blogs 16-12-2014 23:00
Today, we issued a report entitled Manufacturing Innovation: Driving Canada’s Biggest Sector through Disruptive Technologies. In the report, we argue that the best way for Canadian companies to compete and win in modern manufacturing is through a strong commitment to innovation. This appears to be a continuing challenge as Canada’s innovation rank, a key component of competitiveness, is troublesome. Canada is...Read more...
Innovation: the future of the manufacturing sector in Canada
Blogs 16-12-2014 23:00
Ottawa, December 17, 2014 — In a report published today, the Canadian Chamber of Commerce argues that the only way for Canadian companies to compete and win in modern manufacturing is through a strong commitment to innovation. Today, however, Canada’s innovation rank—a key component of competitiveness—is troublesome. Ranked 22nd in the world by the World Economic Forum for its capacity...Read more...