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Opinion Bake & Snack Food Dairy Fruit & Vegetables Meat &Poultry Exporting & Importing Food In Canada Processing
March 22, 2019  

Ottawa stunts agri-food sector growth

The following is an opinion piece by Dr. Sylvain

Opinion Bake & Snack Food Dairy Business Operations
March 5, 2019  

Saving Jell-O

by Sylvain Charlebois, Dalhousie University  If some were still

Opinion Food Safety Regulation
January 24, 2019  

A Single Food Safety Agency for the U.S.?

Well, here they go again. Another U.S. President has

Opinion Food Safety Food Trends Regulation
January 24, 2019  

Safe Foods for Canadians Act: More than meets the eye

With summer now well behind us and a month

Opinion Exporting & Importing Food Trends
January 24, 2019  

Market Commentary: Giving up dairy import quotas not the answer

From the October 2018 issue of Food in Canada magazine

Opinion Food In Canada Food Trends
January 23, 2019  

FCPC welcomes a modern food guide for Canadians: processed food has a place in a healthy diet

MISSISSAUGA, Ont.—Food & Consumer Products of Canada (FCPC), the

Opinion Food Trends
January 22, 2019  

Canada’s Food Guide: A new dish, with a dash of condescension   

“Canada’s new food guide is finally here. After years of celebrating our agricultural know-how, our food guide has now gone urban. But c’mon Health Canada, enough with the patronizing already.”

Opinion Food In Canada Packaging Regulation
November 9, 2018  

Would a (slight) labelling change do you good?

Jet Label president and chief executive officer Darrell Friesen provides a reason to refresh rather than rebrand via labelling options.

Opinion Food In Canada Food Trends Products
November 7, 2018  

7 Nifty Grocery Innovations

Every trade show is an opportunity to gain insights

Opinion Health & Wellness Ingredients & Additives Food Trends Products
October 17, 2018  

CHFA Show Takeaways

As a packaged foods consultant, I nibble my way

Opinion Business Operations
August 30, 2018  

Increase Sales with Exemplary Customer Service

RECIPE TO RETAIL: Part 16… When consumers take the

Opinion Food Safety
August 7, 2018  

Food processing inspection technology: Three system comparisons to consider 

Metal detection equipment manufacturers Fortress Technology take a look at the equipment options in the most widespread food and packaging application scenarios, cutting through the confusion on the pros and pitfalls of metal detectors versus X-Ray, highlighting the importance of arming yourself with all of the facts to make an informed decision based upon the most prevalent contaminant risks. 

Opinion Bake & Snack Food Beverages Confectionery Health & Wellness Specialty Foods Packaging Products
July 27, 2018  

The Point of Difference: How to Stand Out from Competitors

RECIPE TO RETAIL: Part 15… With the glut of

Opinion Ingredients & Additives Packaging Regulation
May 31, 2018  

Truth in labelling

Front-of-packaging labelling is making things easier for consumers, but it’s not making labelling more truthful

Opinion Meat &Poultry Food Safety Packaging Regulation
May 31, 2018  

Reducing Salmonella in breaded poultry products

New CFIA rules mean Salmonella must be reduced to below detectable amounts in frozen raw breaded products

Opinion Business Operations Food Trends Products
May 31, 2018  

Next generation retail

Vending machines are another important point of sale for food and beverage manufacturers

Opinion Food In Canada Packaging
April 24, 2018  

Trademarks Mean Business

RECIPE TO RETAIL: Part 14…  What comes to mind

Opinion Health & Wellness Regulation
April 24, 2018  

The future of nutrient content claims

With labelling modernization, nutrient content claims will become even more “prescribed”

Opinion Health & Wellness Food Safety Packaging Regulation
April 23, 2018  

Accounting & accountability – front-of-packaging labelling

The Healthy Eating Strategy and the FOP legislation have well-intentioned outcomes

Opinion Business Operations Food In Canada Food Trends Processing
April 23, 2018  

Grocery store: The untold story

Most consumers know almost nothing about how grocery stores operate

Opinion Ingredients & Additives Meat &Poultry Food Trends Packaging
April 6, 2018  

Convenience Sells!

Trade shows are a great way to inspire the

Opinion Regulation
April 5, 2018  

FOPs: In-your-face nutrition symbols

Foods high in saturated fat, sugars and sodium will feature nutrition symbols on the front of package

Opinion Food Safety Regulation
April 5, 2018  

GFSI and food safety

Over the long term, GFSI schemes will reduce the number of food safety recalls

Opinion Regulation
February 22, 2018  

Advancing food law and policy research

One of my reasons for starting this column 16

February 22, 2018  

Enhancing food safety with blockchain technology

By now most everyone has heard the term “blockchain”

Opinion Regulation
February 22, 2018  

Prescribing food labelling rules

Our discussion on food labelling modernization often uses the

Opinion Confectionery Specialty Foods Packaging
February 16, 2018  

Rebranding Energy Spheres

RECIPE TO RETAIL: Part 13…  Brands evolve over time,

Opinion Beverages Packaging Research & Development
January 18, 2018  

Canadian Cutting-Edge Innovation

Canada is famous for maple syrup, poutine and now,

Opinion Food Safety
December 7, 2017  

Microwave-Assisted Thermal Sterilization (MATS)

MATS technology takes the traditional retort process to another level

Opinion Food In Canada
December 7, 2017  

How cool is your food job?

The food industry must reach out to young people still considering their educational and career options

Opinion Regulation
December 7, 2017  

The new label blues

Get ready for more food labelling changes

Opinion Beverages Health & Wellness Seafood Food Trends Products
December 4, 2017  

Six Foods with a Twist from GIC

Success is often a matter of timing when launching