Podium Manufacturier

The objective of Podium Manufacturieris to increase the performance and efficiency of manufacturing SMEs operating in the Quebec’s industrial sector and strengthen their ties within local supply chains.

Podium Manufacturier is:




A program to improve performance

Podium Manufacturier offers manufacturing SMEs state-of-the-art support:

  • DiagnoSTIQ of organizational and management processes
  • Action plan targeting the priorities of the SMEs
  • Flexible support for improvement projects with external experts valued between $40,000 and $60,000
  • Training and knowledge sharing activities

Podium Manufacturier promotes a culture based on organizational performance, the collaboration of resources and the convergence of objectives to ensure the competitiveness and sustainability of Quebec manufacturers.

To take advantage of this opportunity, SMEs must:

  • Be a Quebec-based manufacturing company with 500 or fewer employees
  • Manufacture proprietary or subcontracted products in any industry
  • Not be eligible for active programs in the aeronautical and ground transportation sectors

Cost for companies: between $16,000 and $24,000

Value: between $50,000 and $70,000

The Podium Manufacturier program aims to:

  • Strengthen the competitiveness of Quebec SMEs
  • Help better position SMEs in their local
    and international markets
  • Promote the domestic sourcing and growth of manufacturing purchases in Quebec

With the Podium Manufacturier program, SMEs will be able to create value hrough governance, operational and planning excellence, as well as workforce development.

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