Tag : Southwestern Ontario Development Fund (SWODF)

Southwestern Ontario Development Fund: $500k in Expansion Grants

Rulmeca Canada Limited (Rulmeca) of Wallaceburg, Ontario, is the world’s largest manufacturer of rollers, idlers, and motorized pulleys for heavy duty conveyors within quarries, mines, mills, and bulk terminals. The company has over 1,200 employees, 10 manufacturing facilities, and eight sales offices worldwide.
Rulmeca is the recipient of $499,550 in manufacturing

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SWODF Ontario Business Expansion Funding: Frequently Asked Questions

The Southwestern Ontario Development Fund (SWODF) Business Stream is a government grant for growth-oriented SMEs. It’s a critical source of capital that enables companies to expand their cash flow during large-scale expansion projects. Funding enables manufacturers and other industrial applicants to enlarge production and warehousing facilities for improved productivity and

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How to Embrace USMCA with Canadian Government Funding

The United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) offers many opportunities as well as some challenges for Canadian businesses. If ratified, the new agreement-in-principle will take effect on January 1, 2020 and significantly impact supply chain management, predominantly in the dairy, poultry, and automotive sectors. While there are many businesses across Canada that

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Southwestern Ontario Development Fund (SWODF): Do You Qualify?

The Southwestern Ontario Development Fund (SWODF) is a business expansion funding program that incentivizes companies to invest in new facilities and equipment. It attracts large-scale projects that have a significant impact on business productivity and create new employment opportunities within the company. Through the program, successful applicants will receive grants

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