Food In Canada

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Fruit & Vegetables

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August 1, 2018  

Vegetarian and vegan consumers unhappy with lack of product options

Almost half of vegans and a quarter of vegetarians

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July 25, 2018  

Saladexpress partners with European investor

Saint-Rémi, Québec   Québec-based vegetable processor Saladexpress, has partnered

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July 24, 2018  

Food processing growth faces hurdles

An interim report by the federal Agri-Food Economic Strategy

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July 5, 2018  

$8.4 million investment for Canadian wine and grape research cluster

The Canadian Grapevine Certification Network, a consortium of grape

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July 4, 2018  

Nutrient-dense lentils significantly reduce blood glucose levels: study

There’s more good news for lentil lovers.   Researchers

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June 28, 2018  

Olymel buys Quebec processor Triomphe Foods and brands

Olymel has announced the acquisition of all assets of

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June 28, 2018  

The ultimate ‘smell test’: Device sends rotten food warning to smartphones

When it comes to the “smell test,” the nose

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June 19, 2018  

Quebec financial organizations acquire Baxters Canada

Fonds de solidarité FTQ, Fondaction, and Investissement Québec have partnered with a group of private investors to acquire Baxters Canada Inc.

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June 18, 2018  

Caulipower pizza

A California-based growing frozen pizza brand has made its

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June 18, 2018  

Noble Jerky from Urbani Foods

Urbani Foods Inc. of Port Moody, BC is a

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June 18, 2018  

Upcycled Protein Smoothies from Dose Juice

Dose Juice of Montreal has launched a new line

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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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May 31, 2018  

Vending va-va-voom

Healthy food and drink choices, cashless payment, analytics and alcohol are the leading trends in automated consumption

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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 24, 2018  

A pilot poultry project launches in the NWT

To help with the issue of the high cost of food in Canada’s Northern communities, Choice North Farms is piloting the PoultryPonics Dome Project

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May 16, 2018  

Ontario beekeepers experience huge losses

Ontario beehives suffered this winter, which is bad news for beekeepers – and the vegetable and fruit growers who depend on their bees

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May 9, 2018  

Bonduelle to expand three facilities in Ontario

Bonduelle Canada Inc. is carrying out a $79.8-million facility expansion and adding 87 jobs in Southwestern Ontario

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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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April 20, 2018  

Food loss and waste initiatives gain momentum

The Walmart Foundation wants to help reduce food waste and so gave grants to various expert organizations to help them make a dent in the issue

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April 20, 2018  

Reduce acrylamide naturally

Frutarom offers two solutions for reducing acrylamides in heat-processed foods, and they decrease oxidation and extend shelf life

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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 11, 2018  

PAW Patrol Apple Wedges

Freshline Foods Ltd. offers PAW Patrol branded fresh-cut products

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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  

Plant-based proteins

Plant-based proteins are healthy, sustainable and nutrient dense

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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 4, 2018  

Research on global food security receives a boost in Canada

The new Roots of Food Security research facility at the University of Saskatchewan received $800,000 from the province; work there will focus on improving crop yields to feed a hungry planet

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April 4, 2018  

CFIA invests $80 million to update Centre for Plant Health

The CFIA and other partners will modernize the Centre over the next five years to make it better able to protect Canada’s agriculture and agri-food sector

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March 28, 2018  

Canada’s ag sector has rosy outlook

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada released its 2018 Canadian Agricultural Outlook, which provides a forecast of the country’s ag sector’s financial performance

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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 26, 2018  

NatureFresh Farms to expand its operations

NatureFresh Farms will begin construction on a 32-acre greenhouse facility this summer and plans to be growing tomatoes there by 2019