The Bay of Quinte is a prime Ontario destination for manufacturing investment. Companies like Procter & Gamble and Schütz have made recent investments or expansions in the region.
The Bay of Quinte’s location between Toronto and Montreal provides lower overall start up investment and operating costs than the urban centres but all the supply chain and service industry connections manufacturers require.
11,000 People Strong
More than 11,000 people are employed in manufacturing and related industries
Find the workforce your business needs
The region boasts an engaged and loyal manufacturing workforce. Our local Loyalist College graduates students each year in programs geared to manufacturing and provides custom corporate training to upskill existing employees. Quinte Economic Development also provides local workforce development and recruitment programs to help local employers find the staff they need.
Bay of Quinte is top ranked Ontario location for advanced manufacturing*
You’ll Be In Good Company
By taking advantage of a central location, skilled labour, proximity to manufacturing markets and world class support services: Global corporations and growing businesses have found success in the Bay of Quinte.
Networking & Support
The Bay of Quinte region is home to the Quinte Manufacturers Association and the Manufacturing Resource centre, both administered by the Quinte Economic Development Commission. These organizations provide networking opportunities and support for companies operating in the region.
Procter & Gamble
Autosystems (Magna Lighting)
Loyalist College programs are directly relevant to the skills we need from the perspective of business, manufacturing, engineering and technology.BECLAWAT
Find a great location for your business in the Bay of Quinte