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Export Survey

Have you had a chance to take our Exporting Survey. Just click on the link below to fill out our quick Exporting Survey. There are opportunities for our members to explore new markets and we are here to help. By taking this short survey you will help us better understand our members interest in exporting. […]

Wish you the very best over the holidays.

Seasons greeting everyone! The Bluewater Wood Alliance and the board of directors would like to extend best wishes of the season to all of our members, future members, government partners, and community stakeholders! As the year ends, we reflect on all of our accomplishments, and all of the good things to be thankful for in […]

Indiawood Trade Show – 2018

Hello All, As you are aware there is a wood based trade show that takes place in India each year. The upcoming 2018 “India Wood” Trade Show will take place in Bangalore between March 8 -12, 2018. More details on the show are on the following website – http://www.indiawood.com/index.php. I am sending out this mail to ascertain […]

SMART Green Program

In the Fall 2016, CME in partnership with Government of Ontario launched a new $25 million SMART Green fund that will assist small- and medium-sized manufacturers reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) and improve their energy efficiency. SMART Green Program Overview The SMART Green Program is open to small- and medium-sized manufacturers throughout Ontario and provides assistance […]

Water Based Wood Coating

Written by Stefan De Santis from Performance Abrasives. Water based Wood Coatings are undoubtedly the future of wood coatings in North America, we are already seeing some cabinet and millwork shop’s being forced to switch to water based from solvents due to emissions and new regulations. Companies are required to provide total VOC emissions every […]

Business Interruption.

Written by: Dan Savvidis Commercial Account Executive, Cowan Financial Solutions In a recent survey of consumers and brokers conducted by Allianz Canada, Business Interruption (BI) was named as one of the most important risks for businesses. In the same survey done globally, BI has placed first for the second year in a row. Interruption? The […]