Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters (CME) is committed to helping our members save money. Our Member Service Program offers our members the best products and services at the best prices.

BDO: Discount on SR&ED Services

Whether developing or improving new products, working to reduce environmental impact, or creating the next technology, BDO’s Government Incentives practice helps clients access federal and provincial tax refunds or credits. Our highly experienced team informed by deep industry knowledge, including engineers and scientists, mentors clients to ensure they meet program requirements, file the necessary forms and reports, and ultimately improve the chance of success with the SR&ED program.

We are dedicated to helping Canadian manufacturing businesses succeed and are pleased to offer a 10% discount on the base fee of SR&ED services to new clients who are CME members.

For more information, contact:

Western Canada:
David Spicer, Partner at, 604-443-4714
Pest Patel, Partner at, 403-205-5768

Central Canada:
David Douglas, Partner at, 416-865-0200

Paul Boucher, Partner at, 905-272-7831

Eastern Canada: 
Craig Mulcahy, Partner at, 902-444-5540

Microsoft Canada: Discounts on Products

CME is pleased to announce we have added an exciting offering to our CME membership advantages. Microsoft Canada is offering our members access to the following value-add savings program, offered by local Microsoft partner Insight:

  • 20% discount on Insight retail pricing on cloud products
  • Up to 15% off Ultimate Surface Pro bundles
  • Free Migration and Free support (for first three months of purchase)
  • A one-stop-shop and expertise on hardware, software, and services

The discount covers a wide range of Microsoft programs and technologies that can serve your needs in terms of customers service, employee engagement, operations and help you improve your buisiness’ efficiency. To take advantage of the savings, visit their website.



CME is pleased to announce we have an employee benefits and group retirement member service program with People Corporation.

CME members will benefit from long-term permanent savings on your employee benefits by working with People Corporation as well as;

  • MY Wellness Program
  • Reduced administration fees for members
  • Wellness Experts
  • FREE courses for:
    • Smoking Cessation
    • Weight Loss
    • Stress Reduction
    • Alcohol & Drug Counseling
    • Diabetes Screening
    • Free Health Risk Assessments
    • Third Party Administrative Services
    • Consulting Services
    • Group Retirement Services
    • And more…

For more information, contact Jeffrey Stinchcombe, Partner, Senior Benefits Consultant, People Corporation at
416-508-5449 or email

BDC: Free Productivity Tool Kit

Does your productivity match the competition’s? Take the productivity challenge.

CME is pleased to partner with BDC to provide members with a free productivity toolkit.

Your productivity benchmarking tool will:

  • Compare your business to other Canadian firms in your industry
  • Discover your potential for improvement
  • Provide a detailed, printable report for easy reference

Plus CME members receive productivity-specific content to help you tackle the challenges of productivity and operational efficiency in your business.

Want to learn more about CME Membership Benefits? Contact Us today!