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June 18, 2018  

Cupboard economics: commentary

Every now and then, Canadians will take a stand against the U.S. by choosing Canadian items over American ones at the grocery store. Canadians are generally loyal to Canadian food products, unless they cost more – and most often, they do

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June 13, 2018  

Final Safe Food for Canadians Regulations are published: CFIA

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency says the final Safe Food for Canadians Regulations have been published in Canada Gazette Part II, so the industry can prepare itself for when they take effect in early 2019

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June 13, 2018  

Calling food and beverage companies in Canada! (Especially if you’re 80 years young)

Food in Canada is producing a special summer issue to mark our 80th anniversary and we want to hear your success stories!

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June 4, 2018  

How can I reformulate my products with cannabis?

Wondering how to “potify” your food and beverage business? The sky’s the limit

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May 31, 2018  

Chocolate and pretzel tie the knot

Chocolate confectionery sales continue to grow, and one popular trend is branching away from traditional chocolate formats

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May 31, 2018  

Sweet Seasonal Success

Seasonal confectionery hits a homerun for candy makers, while meeting the shopping demands of consumers

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May 29, 2018  

Festo’s MPA-C valve terminal

Festo Inc.’s MPA-C valve terminal is thoroughly cleanable and extremely reliable

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May 25, 2018  

FoodBytes! By Rabobank announces the winners

Of the 20 finalists who went got to pitch their ideas and companies at FoodBytes!, three came out the big winners

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May 8, 2018  

Mettler Toledo’s Multimount weigh modules

Mettler Toledo says its SWB805 MultiMount weigh modules can reduce contamination risk and help increase processing efficiency in industrial settings

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May 7, 2018  

PAC Packaging introduces sustainability checklist

PAC Packaging Consortium released its Sustainability Checklist for Structural Package Designers to help them make more informed decisions

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May 2, 2018  

An Ontario community to be the “Food Community of the Future”?

Infrastructure Canada’s Smart Cities Challenge was open to communities across Canada with ideas on improving the lives of residents; for the City of Guelph and Wellington it was based on food

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May 2, 2018  

Olds College launches cannabis program

Olds College in Alberta is launching a Cannabis Production Program to provide new learning opportunities for students interested in a growing industry

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April 24, 2018  

Can I make money with cannabis edibles?

Many food and beverage operators are wondering if cannabis edibles are a fad or are here to stay

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April 20, 2018  

WeighPack’s linear net-weigh filling equipment

WeighPack Systems has introduced the PrimoLinear C-10 automatic linear net-weigh filling equipment, engineered specifically for limp, non-free flowing, and delicate products

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April 19, 2018  

Quebec’s plan for a new era of bioalimentaire

The government of Quebec launched Politique bioalimentaire 2018-2025, a policy that will see $5 billion invested into the province’s agri-food sector

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April 16, 2018  

$388 million is going into Saskatchewan’s ag industry

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada and Saskatchewan’s Ministry of Agriculture have created the Canadian Agriculture Partnership (CAP) to invest in “strategic agricultural initiatives” in the province

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April 12, 2018  

Purple Corn-colour powder

DDW, The Color House, offers a food colour powder that is derived from a purple corn hybrid that is non-GMO

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April 9, 2018  

FoodBytes! by Rabobank announces finalist startups

FoodBytes! by Rabobank has released the 20 start-ups that will pitch their ideas at the event on May 16, 2018 in Montreal

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April 4, 2018  

A new online tool launches for B.C.’s food sector

Food and beverage processors in B.C. have a new online tool – BC Food Connection – to connect them with co-packers and commercial kitchens to help them grow their businesses

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April 2, 2018  

Ergonomic lifter

Cynergy Ergonomics offers confectionery manufacturers an ergonomic lifter that can speed the packing and loading of candies

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March 28, 2018  

And the winners are…!

BrandSpark International releases the results of its 15th annual Best New Product Awards for 2018 (included are also some survey results of Canadian consumers)

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March 27, 2018  

ProClean FOAM

Madison Chemical Company’s ProClean FOAM is a chlorinated, moderately alkaline detergent that is an ideal general cleaner for food and beverage processing plants

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March 23, 2018  

Early-bird tickets now on sale for FoodBytes! Montreal

FoodBytes! – an event for start-up companies and their entrepreneurs to meet mentors, make connections and acquire the capital they need to grow – hits Montreal on May 16, 2018

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March 21, 2018  

SIAL 2018 comes to Montreal!

SIAL Canada takes place this year in Montreal from May 2 to 4, with more than 1,000 national and international exhibitors. Onsite experts include Jean-Sebastien Michel, and here he gives the scoop on trends in the beverage sector

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March 7, 2018  

Don’t miss the 14th North American Summit on Food Safety next month

Mark your calendars for the 14th Annual North American Summit on Food Safety from April 17-18 and ensure you’re fully compliant with SFCA and FSMA

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March 5, 2018  

X-ray inspection

Eagle Product Inspection’s EPX100 X-ray system can help manufacturers improve safety and protect their brands

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February 27, 2018  

Initiative helps researchers accelerate their agri-food ideas

The University of Guelph has launched Accelerator Guelph to help the university’s researchers commercialize their often innovative agri-food ideas

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February 23, 2018  

Pitch your idea at FoodBytes!

FoodBytes! – an event for start-up companies and their entrepreneurs to meet mentors, make connections and acquire the capital they need to grow – hits Montreal on May 16, 2018

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February 21, 2018  

Canadians really like their grocery stores: survey

New research from the Argyle Public Relationships Index show consumers have strong relationships with their grocers – in spite of the bread price-fixing scandal

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February 21, 2018  

Agri-food development centre proves if you build it, they will come

The Ontario Agri-Food Venture Centre, which was designed with farmers in mind, supports fresh thinking and value-adding opportunities to increase farm revenue

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February 16, 2018  

Rebranding Energy Spheres

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

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February 12, 2018  

Health Canada wants to see front-of-package symbols

In an effort to help Canadians make healthier food choices, Health Canada has launched consultations with consumers and industry on creating a new front-of-package symbol

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February 6, 2018  

A new food and agriculture coworking space opens in Alberta

The Food Central Cowork is Western Canada’s first food and agriculture coworking space intentionally designed for innovators

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January 31, 2018  

The Rise and Fall of National Food Brands – commentary

Dr. Oetker in Grand Falls and Campbell’s in Toronto: two closures, almost 600 jobs. The bloodbath in food manufacturing in Canada continues. But despite appearances, the future in food processing has never looked brighter

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January 30, 2018  

Level switches for confectionery

The Dynatrol G Series Level Switches are specifically designed for special problem applications that involve extremely light weight or fluffy products

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January 26, 2018  

Agri-food centre opens in Saskatchewan

The $17.5-million Agri-Food Innovation Centre will be the primary spot to develop and commercialize new food products for Saskatchewan’s food industry