As a member of the Chamber, you will have access to numerous resources designed to advance the success of your business. Exclusive benefits and advantages provided to our members include: savings on professional business services, preferred rates on health and life insurance packages, discounts on home and auto insurance, plus special promotions and offers throughout the year. For complete details, please see below.



“Boards of trade offer small businesses the opportunity to tap into experienced resources,” says Peter Constantinou, a Toronto accountant who has worked with many small- and medium-sized enterprises.

While there is a cost to membership, it’s a net benefit for small business owners and operators to belong to a business organization such as a board of trade or, almost identical, a chamber of commerce.

It can benefit your business’s social network and provide a sophisticated, professional inroad into the political structure of your community. Belonging to a board of trade can offer direct, tangible economic benefits, too.

To learn more, read the original article from the Globe & Mail by clicking here.


The Chamber offers access to Canada’s #1 group insurance plan – the Chambers Plan. The Plan operates as a non-profit and it is known for stable, pooled, competitive rates for firms from 1 to 100 employees. As well as health and dental coverage, you can customize your plan by selecting from a list of available benefits. Some of the Chambers Plan benefits, like Best Doctors and Business Assistance Services, are even included at no cost. For more information, or to speak to your local advisor and receive a quote, please click here.


The Windsor-Essex Regional Chamber of Commerce is proud to offer our members access to the Preferred Service Home-Auto Plan (PS Plan) from Johnson Inc.

With origins dating back to 1880, Johnson Inc. is one of the oldest and most respected providers of insurance and benefits in Canada. Today, the company is part of the global RSA group, with employees across the country dedicated to serving you better.

Members who qualify for the PS Plan get preferred rates, and access to a wide range of products and services. You receive personalized and convenient service. Highlights of the PS Plan include: 24-hour service, online access to your insurance coverage details, and interest-free monthly payments. You may also get extras on home and auto insurance.

Members can now enjoy access to the exclusive MEDOC® Travel Insurance plan. For more information, click here.

To receive a free, no-obligation quote, or to find out more about Johnson Inc., please contact them directly at or call toll free 1-800-563-0677. Remember to identify yourself as a member of the Windsor-Essex Regional Chamber of Commerce!

Home and auto insurance available through Johnson Inc., a licensed intermediary. Policies are primarily underwritten by Unifund Assurance Company (Unifund). Johnson Inc. and Unifund share common ownership.


With our Office Max/Grand & Toy Office Supply Program, members save up to 80% off over 7,000 in-stock office supplies for next day delivery. Get the products you need, and the choices you want – for the best value. For more information, contact Brian at or click here.

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The Windsor-Essex Regional Chamber of Commerce and First Data, a leader in the electronic payment processing industry, have partnered to bring you exclusive benefits to help grow your business. Together we are ready to help you with preferred pricing and products tailored to suit your needs.
See the savings:
Visa 1.49%, MasterCard 1.49% and Debit $0.05/Transaction (standard discount rates - additional processing fees may apply).
Call now for a FREE statement analysis and find out how you can save with First Data’s new lowered rates. Contact Patrick Sandlak, Account Executive at (226) 448-8272 or For more information click here or visit First Data's Chamber Merchant Services site.


If you haven’t already signed up for the UPS® Members Benefit Program for members, now is the time. Here are the top five reasons:

1. Improve your bottom line. Enroll and save 30% on outgoing small package shipments – within Canada, to the U.S. and worldwide destinations – save 25% on imports into Canada, and savings start at 75% on heavyweight, LTL (Less-than-Truckload) shipments over 150 lb.
2. FREE Pickup. Shipping with UPS is simple. Automatic Daily Pickup and UPS On-Call Pickup® are free, so you can ship from the comfort of your office or home. Process your shipping label online, stick it on your document or package and schedule a pickup from a UPS driver by calling 1-800-PICK-UPS.
3. Open a world of possibilities. With a variety of export and import services, UPS’s expertise, resources and technologies can help support your international trade needs. As one of the world's largest customs brokers, the logistics experts at UPS can help clarify trade intricacies, maintain compliance and keep your shipments moving through customs and across borders.
4. Technology Tools. Register for My UPS or Worldship® and take advantage of these time-saving features: ship, track and void shipments; create and print UPS shipping labels; store international shipping documents; save recipient addresses and preferences; access tracking numbers and request notifications; and pay for shipments.
5. The Speed You Need. Whether you need guaranteed overnight delivery or reliable service for less urgent shipments, UPS offers a wide range of air, ground and freight shipping options.

It’s free to sign up, there are no minimum shipping requirements, and the discounts can be applied to a new or existing UPS account. Put logistics to work for you. Visit or call 1-800-MEMBERS (1-800-636-2377), M-F, 8 a.m. – 6 p.m. EST to start saving today.

NEW BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT can help members locate government contract opportunities to grow their business. You can try this service free for 30 days, with no obligation. Visit for detailed information.


Petro Canada offers a fleet program for gasoline & diesel as well as corporate gift giving programs.

Visit to apply.

To apply and begin your savings today please click here.

For additional information please click here.


ESSO offers a special savings program for gasoline purchases. Click here for the flyer or visit for more details.

As of June 15th the Esso Program will now offer 3.5 cents per litre in fuel discounts off the retail pump price!!!


Entertain clients in style at the Detroit Chamber's Comerica Park Suite! Chamber members receive discounted rates on suite rentals, 18 tickets for admission, 3 complimentary parking passes. Suite amenities: great location just behind first base, comfortable in-suite seating, computer with internet access, private restroom, bar and buffet area (in-suite catering is available for an extra charge). Visit the Detroit Chamber website for more information: click here.


National Basketball League of Canada (NBL) founded in 2011, is Canada’s only professional basketball league. There are currently 8 teams, with 2 divisions, Central and Atlantic. NBL is committed to being one of the leading professional basketball leagues in the world. The NBL provides Canadians, international athletes, coaches and officials the opportunity to participate in the game they love at the professional level. The NBL is dedicated to raising awareness of the sport of basketball throughout Canada, by providing fans with an exciting and entertaining experience. NBL Canada is headquartered in Toronto, Ontario.


Enjoy a little down time with the family by joining the Detroit Pistons at The Palace of Auburn Hills during the 2014-2015 Season. Receive Exclusive ticket discounts to select Pistons games this season, including both Toronto Raptors games on December 19, 2014 and March 24, 2015. Enjoy pre-game food and drink specials in Pistons Power Hour before every game in the Northern Pavilion. TICKETS AS LOW AS $10.
For more information, click here.


Payroll services offered to members at a competitive rate on all your payroll service needs. Contact Steve Chretien, Sales Consultant, 647-618-3751, or click here for more information.


Offers a special savings program in all their various hotels. Choice Hotel properties include Sleep, Comfort, Quality, Clarion, Friendship, Econolodge and Roadway Inns. For more information click here.



The Chamber Boardroom is available to rent for a nominal fee during office hours. Contact Reception for availability or Click here for more information.


We can supply you with a 12x3 ft banner (includes numbers 1, 5, 10, 25, 30 and 50 to customize the banner), 3 ft metal scissors and red ribbon for any ribbon cuttings, plus a Media and Dignitary list with fax numbers for media releases. Click here for the order form.


The Chamber provides certification of notarized documents (certificates of origin for export to non-NAFTA countries) at no charge to members. For more information about the Canadian Chamber of Commerce policy for document certification, visit the Canadian Chamber of Commerce website. This is done in person at our office.


All current members are listed on the Chamber website Directory. Visitors can search for a product or service, by name, category, or keyword. A member's basic listing can include a 30-word description or, for a nominal fee, members can enhance their listing with a 60-word description, highlighted name, map, images and special offers. Click here to add an enhanced listing to your membership.


Raise your profile in the regional business community by using the advertising opportunities offered by the Windsor-Essex Regional Chamber of Commerce. Advertising is a crucial tool in building brand awareness and increasing sales. The Chamber of Commerce views low cost advertising opportunities as a service we provide to our members. Your marketing message will reach actual decision-makers by addressed, direct mail and email. Advertising Rate Card.