2012 - IN THIS ISSUE

Movember Keeps Growing

Though there are fewer moustaches now visible at Saskatchewan Minerals, the tradition of Movember grows on. Saskatchewan Minerals participated last month in “Movember,” a national moustache-growing charity campaign for Prostate Cancer Canada that raises funds and awareness for men’s health across Canada and around the world. Since 2011, we have contributed more than $2,100 to …

Certified Kosher

When it comes to making sure our customers receive the best, it’s all kosher. Literally. At Saskatchewan Minerals, our customers have always come first. As a company built on a foundation of trust and customer service, we’ve gone to great lengths to ensure that all of our customers’ requirements are met. In a move to …

Harvesting Success

At Saskatchewan Minerals, getting the best possible quality of sodium sulphate to our customers is our number one priority. Meeting our customers’ ever-changing demands in the future begins with the promise of efficiency, preparedness and a reliable supply. As temperatures begin to drop, processing of this year’s upcoming sodium sulphate supply is moving right along …

Queen City Marathon: Another Fundraising Success

When more than 4,000 registered entrants participated in this years’ Credit Union Queen City Marathon in Regina, Saskatchewan, eleven of our very own Saskatchewan Minerals team members were among them. On a sunny Sunday afternoon in September, the Saskatchewan Minerals relay team — consisting of Rodney McCann, Clayton Millar, Bruce Olson, Matt Hetherington, Jeff Mulholand, …

Arriving on Time

Time is money, and at Saskatchewan Minerals, we’re committed to making sure our railcar fleet moves as efficiently as possible. For us, efficient railcar turn time — the time taken for one loaded railcar to arrive at its destination, unload, and return to its point of origin — means faster railcars, more trips, and most …

Planning Progress

Saskatchewan Minerals is meeting ever-growing customer demand with its strategic placement and operation in the Windy City. Saskatchewan Minerals knows a thing or two about strategic positioning. Having expanded business to different locations across North America, the company is focused on growth and the opportunity to serve its widespread customer base better. Its warehouse operation …

Reaching Beyond Saskatchewan

As demand for sodium sulphate increases, Saskatchewan Minerals remains at the forefront of today’s global marketplace by positioning itself as a leader in Canada and internationally. At Saskatchewan Minerals, reach is key. Establishing a network throughout North America and beyond is part of its growth strategy. Building on the strength of its many long-standing international …

Spotlight on Sodium Solutions

Sodium Solutions exceeds customer satisfaction through its high standard of customer service and capacity for adaptability. At Saskatchewan Minerals, establishing a reputation of always putting customers first can have far-reaching results over time, both for our customers and for our partners. That’s why it’s important for us to align ourselves with like-minded companies that also …

Keeping Up with Global Standards

Recertification means recommitment to quality To truly be judged as a producer of high-quality sodium sulphate, it isn’t good enough just to compare ourselves to local competitors and similar products in the marketplace. Instead, Saskatchewan Minerals pursues a higher international standard of quality. That is why we are so proud of our past ISO certification …

Quality Policy & Customer Satisfaction: Odour Control

Customer feedback leads to innovation and change At Saskatchewan Minerals, we know our customers are just as invested in the quality of our product as we are. What happens in Chaplin, before the product is shipped, is only part of the picture. It is our customers’ feedback, and their satisfaction with our product, that lets …