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Sherbrooke Innopole

Sherbrooke Innopole Recognized by the American Magazine Site Selection


PRESS RELEASE – Sherbrooke Innopole was awarded an honourable mention in the rankings for Canada’s Best Locations, published by the American magazine Site Selection in their September 2018 edition. This ranking recognizes the most successful economic development agencies – provinces … Read +



Québec

$1.1M to Attract and Retain Immigrant Workers in Estrie


Four organizations in the region, partners of the Ministère de l’Immigration, de la Diversité et de l’Inclusion (MIDI), are sharing funding of $1.1M from the Government of Québec to foster the long-term settling of immigrants in Estrie:  Fédération des communautés … Read +



Neptune

Cannabis: Neptune Enters Agreement with Canopy Growth


Neptune Technologies & Bioressources has signed a multi-year agreement, including minimum volume commitments, with Ontario company Canopy Growth for the production of extracted cannabis products. It’s worth noting that Neptune is currently converting its 50 000 ft.2 site for the extraction, … Read +



Précigrafik

Précigrafik Wins its Second Gutenberg Award


Groupe Précigrafik excelled at the 36th Gutenberg Gala, which recognizes the expertise and creativity of Québec’s print industry, winning the award in the Innovation Challenge – Marketing Client category. This is the second Gutenberg Award for the Sherbrooke company in … Read +



Chocolat Lamontagne Wins Canadian Grand Prix Award


Sherbrooke company Chocolat Lamontagne has been awarded a prestigious Canadian Grand Prix New Product Award in the Confectionery & Shelf Stable Desserts category for its dark-chocolate-coated Coconut Almonds and its Caffé Latté Almonds. Every year, the Retail Council of Canada’s … Read +



Université de Sherbrooke

UdeS Design Studio Under Construction


The sod-turning officially launching construction of the Fondation Huguette et Jean-Louis Fontaine design studio was held at the Université de Sherbrooke. Located between the Faculty of Engineering and the Management School – to stimulate creation and entrepreneurial projects – , … Read +



Université de Sherbrooke

Québec Invests $20.5M in New Research Equipment at the UdeS


The Government of Québec is granting $20.5M to the Université de Sherbrooke for the acquisition of research equipment, especially for prototyping. This investment falls under the UdeS’s initiative, Integrated Innovation Chain for Digital Prosperity, budgeted at $28.5M. The goal of … Read +



Wiptec

Wiptec Expands Once Again


The growth of WIPTEC pick, pack & ship is continuing at top speed, with the Sherbrooke company about to expand its order fulfilment centre in the Regional Industrial Park by 50 000 sq. ft. The $7M expansion project will result in … Read +



Université de Sherbrooke

Québec Invests $20.5M in New Research Equipment at the UdeS


The Government of Québec is granting $20.5M to the Université de Sherbrooke for the acquisition of research equipment, especially for prototyping. This investment falls under the UdeS’s initiative, Integrated Innovation Chain for Digital Prosperity, budgeted at $28.5M. The goal of … Read +