Our members have access to resources and events that focus on growth and success.

Learning, Plant Tour & Networking Events:
Our events focus on a variety of topics such as continuous improvement, new technologies, social media, finance and lean principles. Networking events provide a venue for members to develop strategic industry relationships.

Export Development Initiatives:
Wood Manufacturing Cluster of Ontario seeks out export opportunities and explores them for the betterment of our members. We continue to be successful in accessing government support to attend trade missions in new markets overseas.

Collaborative Project Funding:
We develop and facilitate projects for our members to support their sustainability, growth, and continuous improvement. We work together with our government partners to support these projects.

New Technology:
A key to being competitive, both locally and in global markets, is the ability to learn about and adopt new technologies. Wood Manufacturing Cluster of Ontario is committed to monitoring and sharing technological advancements in wood processing and wood-related IT.

Training & Skills Development:
Working with the community colleges, high schools and independent providers in the region, the Alliance is creating programs for training and skills development. The benefit to members is to enhance employees skills, and provide access to new workers with the right ones.

The Wood Manufacturing Cluster of Ontario’s website offers access to our members form to talk with other members online as well as access to information on events, collaborative projects, programs and training sessions.