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    Dairy-free chocolate launched by Barry Callebaut

    February 3, 2020 by Grant Cameron

    Barry Callebaut, the world’s leading manufacturer of high-quality chocolate and cocoa products, has introduced a 100-per-cent, dairy-free “M_lk Chocolate” product. The company says the new chocolate satisfies the growing demand for plant-based indulgence, particularly among millennials and centennials. It is

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    Study details lobbying strategies used by food and beverage industry

    January 31, 2020 by Grant Cameron

    A new study has provided some insight into the mechanisms and strategies used by food and beverage industry stakeholders in their attempts to influence the development of nutrition policy by Health Canada. Researchers from the University of Ottawa found that

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    Dawn Foods celebrates 100 years with year-long campaign

    January 31, 2020 by Grant Cameron

    Global bakery manufacturer and ingredients supplier Dawn Foods Ltd. has launched a year-long Thank You to Bakers campaign to mark the company’s 100th anniversary. During the campaign, Dawn aims to raise awareness for the hard work the baking community puts

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    Alberta company wins gold medal at 2020 Canadian Whisky Awards

    January 30, 2020 by Grant Cameron

    Calgary, Alta.-based Great Plains Craft Spirits received a gold medal and the award of excellence for best new whisky at the 2020 Canadian Whisky Awards for its debut product, a western Canadian 18-year-old whisky that was finished for over 12

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    Canadian dairy farmers campaign showcases industry

    January 29, 2020 by Grant Cameron

    Dairy Farmers of Canada (DFC) has launched the next iteration of its Dairy Farming Forward campaign which is aimed at showcasing the hard work, dedication and engagement of Canadian dairy farmers. The campaign attempts to break down myths and misconceptions

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    Petcurean hires first-ever U.S. national sales manager

    January 29, 2020 by Grant Cameron

    Canadian pet food manufacturer Petcurean has hired Dennis Van Etten as its first-ever national sales manager for the U.S. In the newly created position, Van Etten will be based in Delran, N.J., and work closely with Petcurean’s existing team of

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    Packaged vegan food market poised for growth

    January 29, 2020 by Grant Cameron

    The global packaged vegan food market is poised for significant growth over the next six years, with North America leading the way, according to an analysis done by Fior Markets, which does research to help companies make better decisions. The

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    Kellogg’s plans to phase out use of drying agent glyphosate

    January 29, 2020 by Grant Cameron

    Kellogg’s is planning to work with its suppliers to phase out the use of glyphosate as a pre-harvest drying agent in its wheat and oat supply chain. The news was unveiled on a question-and-answer post on the company’s “Open for

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    New plant-based burger launched by Denny’s

    January 28, 2020 by Grant Cameron

    Denny’s Corp. is launching a new plant-based Beyond Burger at more than 1,700 locations across the U.S. and Canada. To celebrate the milestone, the restaurant chain is providing a free Beyond Burger with the purchase of any beverage at all

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    Robot use expected to rise in food and beverage industry

    January 28, 2020 by Grant Cameron

    Food and beverage manufacturers are expected to make more use of industrial robotics over the next five years in order to speed up and improve the production time of products, according to a new report from Kenneth Research. The report

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