Business

TS Manufacturing invests $5 million into its plant, creates new jobs

$750,000 investment to come from government

TS Manufacturing is investing $5 million into its plant, with $750,000 from the new Advanced Manufacturing and Innovation Competitiveness (AMIC) stream of the Regional Development Program.

Days Inn Lindsay takes home three national awards – again

Competing against all 110 Days Inn properties across Canada, Lindsay’s Days Inn & Suites has once again walked away with three big awards.

Self-employment in Kawartha Lakes

Entrepreneurs motivated by passion, ideas and a willingness to take risks

Self-employment has been relatively stable in Kawartha Lakes over the previous two decades. Approximately 12 per cent of Kawartha Lakes’ workforce is self-employed, a category that analysts expect will remain vital to the local economy for the foreseeable future. 

Lindsay Chamber finds its new executive director

The Lindsay + District Chamber of Commerce has hired Allyssa Adams to be its next executive director.

Hustle culture is centuries in the making, but we do have a choice

Did we ever stand a chance? We have gotten to a point where we feel the constant need to be busy. 

Small business spotlight in Kawartha Lakes

Diane Steven has played a role in launching many successful local entrepreneurs

The decision to take an entrepreneurial or small business path can be sparked for many reasons, including a paycheque that doesn’t go as far as it used to, a job that no longer challenges, or unexpected unemployment.

New Mickael’s bakeshop location near Lindsay’s LCBO

Deck oven coming from Germany for artisan bread baking

Mickaël’s Cafe Librairie is on the move, but don’t expect to find discounted, day-old baked goods at the new location.