Nouvelles de l’industrie

L’importance de bâtir des relations

L’importance de bâtir des relations Par Peter Dalton, président, Daltco Electric Lorsque des personnes, qui ne sont pas associées à l’industrie électrique, m’interrogent sur mes activités professionnelles, notre conversation se termine immanquablement par la remarque suivante : « Oh, vous vendez donc des ampoules? » Au début de ma carrière, il y a dix-neuf ans, je pensais fort […]

Info-Reseau Avril 2016

Info-Réseau Info Reseau Avril 2016

Produits non conformes aux normes

Occasionally an organization or private individual becomes aware of a consumer or commercial product that appears to be unsafe, or does not appear to be a legitimate product properly certified for its intended purpose. For example, an indicator may be the labeling has spelling mistakes, the marks or logos on the product don’t appear to […]

Ontario Region Event- YPO Event

Ontario Region Young Professionals Event To celebrate the start of a new year, the Young Professionals Network’s Ontario Region is hosting a New Year Networking Night on January 28th from 6:00-9:00pm at the Bier Market- Square One location. This is a great opportunity for EFC’s young professional members (40 years and under) to mingle and […]

Stuck in a Rut- Let EFC Help!

Get Involved! We all get in them, days when everything seems to go wrong.  No matter what you try, nothing seems to work! A story – my daughter was a year into her first job and up early on her way to work when she made the following statement to me – “I can’t believe […]

EPEC Training Available

NAED’s Electrical Products Course (EPEC) with over 9,000 graduates, has become known as the cornerstone of sales and product training in  the electrical distribution industry. EPEC students may participate in three, tiered levels of professional recognition: Bronze, Silver and Gold. These courses provide information about individual products, their applications and how they are interrelated with […]

Corporate Social Responsibility at Electro-Federation Canada

The Importance of Corporate Social ResponsibilityBy John JefkinsVP, Marketing & CommunicationsElectro-Federation Canada Click here for magazine article in english and french Driving member engagement and delivering value are critical to the success and growth of our association. This includes training and networking initiatives, communicating pertinent information and stimulating discussion and collaboration in addressing industry issues […]

EFC Releases New Adaptive Responsive Website

Electro-Federation Canada (EFC) is pleased to announce the release of new adaptive responsive design for the association website- www.electrofed.com The EFC website is a key information source in the electrical industry. The website has been upgraded with a new adaptive responsive design. That means that Blackberry, iPhone, Android and Pad users of all kinds, along […]

Successful 2015 CANENA AGM Report- Bill Bryans

A Successful 2015 CANENA AGM in Costa Rica This is the second time we have held our annual general meeting in San Jose, the first time being 2010. The reason for the periodic more southerly outreach is to increase awareness by other Spanish speaking countries in Central and South America that CANENA develops Trinational product […]

One Good Idea

Originally published in Canadian Electrical Wholesalers Back in the ’50s, after the Second World War, the economy was re-building; industries were growing fast, as were families and personal incomes. After the war, the growth spurred a need for workers. The ’50s built a strong middle class that was buying up everything — and business was […]