The fall campaign for “Well Made Here” (WMH) will be highlighted by the choice of two hardware stores from across Canada to serve as labs that aim to verify a theory: if a business makes the effort to position itself as a destination of choice for quality products that are made here, will it be more profitable? And by extension, will it help its banner and suppliers? Lets take that a little further, will it be perceived positively by its end-user customers and professionals?Read more
The target of 100 participating manufacturers promised for Year 1 of the “Well Made Here” program has already been reached; Audrey Dagenais, director, development and manufacturer services is happy to announce that Matériaux Spécialisé Louiseville (MSL) is the 100th manufacturer to join the ranks.
Luc Bélanger, Chief Executive Officer of the Association des professionnels en construction d’habitation du Québec (APCHQ) and Richard Darveau, Chairman of the Board of “Well Made Here” met this week to start planning the joint offensive that aims to promote the program to certified contractors. Read more