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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 +


$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 +

Immune Biosolutions

$1.1M Collaborative R&D Project for Immune Biosolutions

The Nebula antibody development platform, created by Sherbrooke biotech company Immune Biosolutions, located in Espace LABz, will be the subject of a $1.1M research project conducted in collaboration with the Université de Sherbrooke to develop cutting-edge treatments for certain cancers. … Read +


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 +


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 +

Exonetik Working On a Robotic Arm for Space

Sherbrooke startup Exonetik has obtained funding from the Canadian Space Agency to develop the first robotic arm with magnetorheologic fluid actuators to be used in space. Actuators of this type are very reliable in terms of reproducing forces and movements, … Read +


Classcraft Supported by Ottawa and Québec in its Penetration of New Markets

Shawn Young (Classcraft) and Marie-Claude Bibeau (deputy, Compton–Stanstead)  Classcraft Studios will be accelerating its international expansion, in the United States primarily, thanks to contributions from the federal and provincial governments totalling $437 900: A repayable contribution of $400 000 from the Government of … Read +