Food In Canada

Opinions

Opinion Regulation
February 10, 2016  

The belly and the brain

The quote, “Part of the secret of success in

Opinion Food Safety
February 10, 2016  

The Community Food Analysis Laboratory

The farming community of Lopez Island within San Juan

Opinion Business Operations Regulation
February 10, 2016  

Think we need to separate science and politics? Think again

Here’s a little true story I’ve used with my

Opinion Business Operations
February 10, 2016  

Connectivity now

There’s a lot of buzz out there right now about the Internet of Things, and how connected devices are increasingly touching our daily lives

Opinion Business Operations Exporting & Importing
January 27, 2016  

Canada’s food strategy: more on the process

From collaboration to planning process

Opinion Business Operations
January 6, 2016  

Canada’s Food Strategy: So what’s in the way of moving forward?

Does the food industry have the will to change and collaborate?

Opinion Business Operations Food In Canada
December 21, 2015  

Trade Shows: 11 Ways to Get the Biggest Bang for Your Buck

Exhibiting at trade or consumer shows may be expensive

Opinion Business Operations Food Trends Regulation
December 8, 2015  

A natural revolution

What does “natural” mean in relation to a food?

Opinion Business Operations Food Safety
December 8, 2015  

Genetic diversity and the “omics”

There is nothing short of a revolution underway in

Opinion Business Operations
December 1, 2015  

Canada’s Food Strategy: An Implementation Process

A closer look at a national food policy in Canada

Opinion Business Operations Exporting & Importing
November 11, 2015  

Canada’s Food Strategy: The Strategies Expanded – Part 4

Four articles ago, I laid out my view of

Opinion Bake & Snack Food Health & Wellness Food Trends
October 27, 2015  

Is Low GI the next trend?

Food marketers are always looking for the next big

Opinion Business Operations Food Trends
October 20, 2015  

Canada’s Food Strategy: The Strategies Expanded – Part 3

Sustainability has become a major goal for not just industry, but for nations, and indeed the entire world

Opinion Packaging Regulation
October 16, 2015  

The “skinny” on nutrition labelling

Both Canada and the U.S. are in the midst of revising how nutrition information will be presented on a food label

Opinion Business Operations Food Safety
October 16, 2015  

Big data

Is big data is the next frontier for innovation, competition and productivity?

Opinion Business Operations
October 16, 2015  

Culture clash

A more positive corporate culture can improve performance, reduce employee turnover, boost job satisfaction, and actually encourage growth.

Opinion Business Operations Food Safety
October 16, 2015  

Get out of jail free

The due diligence defence

Opinion Business Operations Processing
September 22, 2015  

Canada’s Food Strategy: The Strategies Expanded – Part 2

Two articles ago, I laid out my view of

Opinion Health & Wellness Food Trends Packaging Processing
September 18, 2015  

The Solution is Klear

Everyone is getting into the foodservice game. How can

Opinion Business Operations Food Safety
September 4, 2015  

Looking for food safety leaders

The challenges of providing safe and wholesome food profitably

Opinion Business Operations Regulation
September 4, 2015  

Allergen and precautionary allergen labelling makeover

Not overwhelmed with regulatory modernization yet? Don’t be disappointed.

Opinion Business Operations Food Safety
September 4, 2015  

Go to jail. Go directly to jail

After warrants were issued for their arrest, the two

Opinion Business Operations
September 4, 2015  

Labour pains

One of the concerns I hear often from food

Opinion Food In Canada Research & Development
August 28, 2015  

Why you need a brand strategy: Setting the stage for success

Recipe to Retail (Part 4) Building a sustainable brand

Opinion Business Operations
August 25, 2015  

Canada’s food strategy: The strategies expanded

In my last article I laid out my view

Opinion Meat &Poultry Food Trends
August 7, 2015  

Beretta builds a better dog

What a delicious way to celebrate summer, with the

Opinion Business Operations
July 24, 2015  

Canada’s food strategy: How do we pull it together?

The need for a national food initiative

Opinion Food In Canada Research & Development
July 8, 2015  

Recipe to Retail (Part 3): Getting Inside the Customer’s Head

No matter how incredibly delicious a product is, taste

Opinion Meat &Poultry Business Operations Food Trends Sustainability
June 23, 2015  

Follow the leader

Walmart asks its U.S. suppliers to begin cutting back and reporting on the use of antibiotics in food animals

Opinion Business Operations Processing Sustainability
June 23, 2015  

It’s time to pull it together

A global view and a national strategy

Opinion Food Trends
June 22, 2015  

The grieving or greening in Vermont

Another round in GMO labelling

Opinion Food Safety
June 22, 2015  

Dynamite comes in small boxes

Regulatory approaches for micro and small enterprises

Opinion Business Operations
May 22, 2015  

How about the issue of productivity?

The link between productivity improvement and food waste

Opinion
May 12, 2015  

Regulatory Myths – Part III

Science, policy and politics

Opinion Food Safety Processing Research & Development
May 12, 2015  

Radioactive contamination

What programs does Canada have in place to deal with radionuclides?

Opinion Food Safety Regulation
May 12, 2015  

CFIA, taking a break from all their worries!

The CFIA and Canadian food labelling