2020 Annual Economic Report – Saint-Hyacinthe’s economy weathers the crisis and begins its recovery

In spite of the pandemic, which caused one of the worst global economic slowdowns in history, the Maskoutan economy pulled through the crisis and was able to keep key growth indicators up in 2020. That is what the annual economic report for the Greater Saint-Hyacinthe region shows, as presented today by Saint-Hyacinthe Technopole and the […]

$30M investment : Saint-Hyacinthe Technopole announces the construction of CDMV’s new facilities in the City of biotechnology

Saint-Hyacinthe Technopole announced that a major investment will be made in the City of Agri-Food, Veterinary and Agri-Environmental Biotechnology, to build CDMV’s new facilities. The construction project is expected to break ground soon. Saint-Hyacinthe Technopole will be erecting a brand new, two-story 135,000-square-foot building at the corner of Cartier and José-Maria-Rosell avenues, in the heart […]

$2.6M investment : ADP Façades is starting up its operations and beginning to recruit for its new plant in Saint-Hyacinthe

ADP Façades, which announced last fall that it would be setting up shop in Saint-Hyacinthe, is preparing to start up production this spring. The company, which specializes in manufactuing window walls, is currently completing the layout and fit-up of its plant, located in a 23,500-square-foot building in Olivier-Chalifoux industrial park. In addition to an investment of […]

2019 Annual Economic Report – Greater Saint-Hyacinthe region relying on solid economic foundations to launch recovery

While various sectors of the economy are gradually reopening after lockdown, Saint-Hyacinthe Technopole and the MRC des Maskoutains have released their 2019 annual economic report for the region. Normally published in April, the report was postponed due to the pandemic, in particular to move the teams into direct business support. André Barnabé, the executive director […]

Fruit d’Or establishes R&D activities in Saint-Hyacinthe

Fruit d’Or, the world leader in organic cranberry processing and second largest organic wild blueberry processor, will locate its research and development (R&D) activities in Saint-Hyacinthe. This large Quebec enterprise will be operating its Centre of  Innovation in the technology park of the City of Agri-Food, Veterinary and Agri-Environmental Biotechnology. Fruit d’Or’s research and development […]

New $20M investment: Gayonica establishes new oil and molecule extraction plant in Saint-Hyacinthe

Gayonica, a new company specialized in the extraction and purification of high-end cannabis resin, has announced it is setting up its plant in Saint-Hyacinthe. It has acquired a 23,500-sq. ft. building in the Oliver-Chalifoux industrial park and will soon launch its transformation activities. A total of $20 million has been invested into getting the new […]

Pliage Maska and DM Inox invest $5M to build new plant in Saint-Hyacinthe

A new industrial construction site is taking shape in Saint-Hyacinthe. Pliage Maska and DM Inox have confirmed a $5-million investment to build an automated plant to process and bend sheet metal used to manufacture customized stainless steel equipment. The new 19,000-sq. ft. facilities will be located on Impasse Bérard in the Olivier-Chalifoux industrial park. Both […]

Prorec inc. in Saint-Hyacinthe completes series of investments worth $1.8 million

A new industrial expansion project has just been completed in Saint-Hyacinthe. Prorec Inc., a company specializing in recycling food materials and producing by-products used in animal feed, has made a $1.8-million investment to improve its processing capacities and expand its activities. Over the last several months, the company has made major improvements to its equipment. […]

Mareiwa launches Combia, a cold brew coffee line

Mareiwa Café Colombien, a Maskoutan business already known for its high-end coffee beans, is launching a new line of products made in Saint-Hyacinthe. Combia, its new cold-brewed coffee, will be available in Quebec grocery and convenience stores in the next few weeks. Made from the premium-quality coffee beans the company imports, the drinks will come […]

Saint-Hyacinthe growth continues with nearly $200M invested in local businesses in 2018

Saint-Hyacinthe Technopole is turning the page on another excellent year in economic development. In 2018, an unprecedented number of commercial and industrial businesses announced that they would be setting up or expanding in the area. This is one of the highlights of the annual economic report the organization presented today to a group of one […]