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    Thursday, April 02, 2020
    It was not that long ago, if we are being honest, that many of us looked upon truck drivers as everything from just essential workers, to road hogs or simply a damned nuisance to pass on the highway.  What a difference a few months makes as today we look on truck drivers as the unsung heroes of the supply chain. And make no mistake, that supply chain isn’t simply industrial jargon, it happens to ...read more
    Monday, March 30, 2020
    To say that this is a difficult time for business would be a gross understatement. Mandated shutdowns combined with more people staying home, has hurt businesses in London and throughout our country. There have been layoffs and even permanent closures as a result of the economic impact of COVID-19. So for those businesses, that have made it this far, what is the point of having a Chamber of ...read more
    Thursday, March 26, 2020
    Over 60 of Canada’s leading business organizations (including the Ontario and Canadian Chambers of Commerce – of which the London Chamber of Commerce is an active and vocal member) are calling on governments to support a national effort to protect jobs and to postpone non-essential new measures.“We are seeing all sectors of the Canadian economy unite like never before,” said London Chamber of ...read more
    Thursday, March 19, 2020
    This week, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Finance Minister Bill Morneau announced a stimulus package for Canadian businesses – large and small; Canadian workers and Canadian families. This new set of economic measures will help to stabilize the economy in light of the COVID-19 pandemic.These measures will provide up to $27 billion in direct support to Canadian workers and businesses, plus $55 ...read more
    Wednesday, March 18, 2020
      Business continuity planning (BCP) is the process involved in creating a system of prevention and recovery from potential threats to a company. The plan ensures that personnel and assets are protected and are able to function quickly in the event of a disaster. Given the current global landscape and the impact this pandemic is having on our partners, Western IT Group is committed to ensuring ...read more
    Friday, March 13, 2020
    London Chamber of Commerce Statement Regarding COVID-19 Precautions Attention Members: After careful consideration and extensive consultation over the last 30 days, regarding the COVID-19 issue, the Board of Directors of the London Chamber of Commerce, following the criteria and guidelines set out by Public Health Canada, the World Health Organization, and Public Health Ontario will postpone all ...read more
    Thursday, March 12, 2020
    Media Release – London Business Achievement Awards scheduled to Proceed as Planned – for now. As we prepare to celebrate London’s highest achievers in business on March 25th, at the London Business Achievement Awards (BAA), we can’t help but be acutely aware of the growing global concern over the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) and the effect that it is having on larger gatherings such as ...read more
    Wednesday, January 08, 2020
    We are pleased to welcome Laura Le Faive, who will be joining us for her field placement with the London Chamber of Commerce. Laura is at Fanshawe College for Public Relations and Corporate Communications. She is originally from London Ontario, then moved to Ottawa for her post-secondary education. She graduated from Carleton University in 2019, where she obtained her degree in Communications and ...read more