Food In Canada



  • Opinion Regulation

    Front-of-packaging nutrition labelling

    December 8, 2016 by Gary Gnirss

    Health Canada is turning up the heat on healthy eating. In October the minister of Health invited comments on its Healthy Eating Strategy. This includes, among other things, revising Canada’s Food Guide, reducing the amount of sodium, removing industrially produced

  • Opinion Regulation

    The heat on Canada’s food guide

    April 11, 2016 by Gary Gnirss

    Canada’s senators, not the hockey team, have recently come out of the closet with their view of Canada’s Food Guide. The Standing Senate Committee on Social Affairs, Science and Technology looked at the increasing incidence of obesity in Canada. The

  • What’s Your Number (of fruit & veg)?

    August 8, 2014 by Food in Canada

    The food industry grapples with how to get Canadians to put more fruit and vegetables on their plates