Food In Canada

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May 13, 2014  

MNP/CTAC Executive Round Table 2014

“Adapting and standing out in an ever-changing market” is the theme that guided event discussions, highlighting the issues that are most relevant to the industry and focusing on the dynamics and business concerns of the participants.

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May 7, 2014  

Clean innovations

Bosch Packaging Technology unveils packaging innovations that ensure hygiene standards

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May 7, 2014  

A common language is only useful if adopted

Supply chain traceability has a common language available, but if people won’t make the investment to use the language, miscommunication will continue.

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May 7, 2014  

Where should food safety culture start?

So where should a food safety culture begin? For

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May 7, 2014  

Play it safe

Tips to achieving better food safety

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May 7, 2014  

Researchers find faster, simpler method to detect Listeria

Researchers in Australia say using mass spectrometry technology MALDI-TOF MS can detect even very low levels of Listeria form different foods

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May 6, 2014  

ISO 22000 asks for feedback from stakeholders

The ISO 22000 International Standard on food safety wants input from stakeholders as the committee begins its revision process

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April 30, 2014  

Handheld device can tell you the make up of everything you eat

Consumer Physics’ new SCiO handheld scanner can analyze food, plants and medications. For food, it can give consumers nutritional facts, ripeness and spoilage analysis

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April 29, 2014  

[Photo Gallery] On the shelf! A look at new consumer food products

A sampling of the latest new consumer products includes real brewed iced tea, fancy seafood for foodservice, Canadian gin with the taste of Northern Canada, gluten-free bread, cereals, beer, anise sweets and multi-tasking gum

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April 24, 2014  

Canada’s first Land Raised salmon arrive at Safeway stores

The ‘Namgis First Nation of B.C. is bringing its Land Raised salmon to market through Safeway stores in B.C. and Alberta

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April 10, 2014  

SIAL Canada 2014 showcases the best in food

SIAL Canada 2014 took place from April 2 to 4 in Montreal at the Palais des congrès

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April 4, 2014  

Food industry needs an environment where it can invest, grow and compete: CAPI

The Canadian Agri-Food Policy Institute has released a study of 13 companies across Canada and says it has found a recipe for their success

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April 1, 2014  

New patent makes cleaning, sanitizing easier

Dynamic Conveyor new removable retaining walls for its DynaClean systems reduce the time it takes to clean and sanitize the conveyors

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March 28, 2014  

Eating my fill

What it’s like to be judge for the Canadian Grand Prix New Product Awards program

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March 26, 2014  

Think globally, source locally

Asian and European flavours, along with comfort food and locally sourced ingredients, are among the influences shaping food in Canada

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March 18, 2014  

Specialty box for food transport, storage

Buckhorn Inc. has introduced the Intrepid 48”x40” bulk box designed to transport and store food, liquids and powders

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March 14, 2014  

A closer look at seniors’ shopping habits reveals opportunities: survey

The Nielsen Global Survey About Aging finds retailers in North America are meeting seniors’ needs, but food manufacturers could do more

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March 13, 2014  

Newfoundland’s cod fishery announces MSC assessment

Marine Stewardship Council assessment is being led by Icewater Seafoods and Ocean Choice International

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March 11, 2014  

Industry welcomes Canada-South Korea Free Trade Agreement

The federal government says the agreement will mean Canadian consumers will benefit from a greater variety of goods at lower prices and Canadian industry will enjoy a level playing field

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February 26, 2014  

Building a national food strategy: Consumer Trends and the red meat, poultry, and fish and seafood divisions

Gary Fread continues his look at consumer trends and their influence on a national food strategy

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February 12, 2014  

Budget 2014: $390 million for food safety could be better allocated: expert

The federal government released its 2014 Budget this week, which includes $390 million to enhance food safety

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February 11, 2014  

Handheld convenience

Cognex Corporation says its new DataMan 8050 series of barcode readers are rugged and fast

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February 11, 2014  

“OB” and double “V” – Focus on Food Safety

Many in the agri-food industry are concerned about the

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February 10, 2014  

The year ahead in food regulation and labelling

Last year was a year of breaking bad that included much discussion and anticipation over the future of food regulation in Canada. It also threw in a few surprises, such as transitioning the authority of the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) from Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada to Health Canada. Many questions concerning the future of how food will be regulated still need to be addressed.

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February 7, 2014  

Aquaculture to supply most of world’s food fish by 2030

A joint report from the World Bank, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, and the International Food Policy Research Institute has found that two-thirds of the world’s food fish will come from aquaculture as wild fisheries will level off

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January 28, 2014  

Scientists create method to detect GM foods

Scientists from China have developed a test that can do a comprehensive scan to detect genetically modified foods

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January 9, 2014  

Investment to help food companies reach export markets

An investment of almost $3 million will help the Canadian Food Exporters Association and food and beverage processors boost sales in international markets

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January 7, 2014  

Aquaculture industry to reach record-breaking production value

Newfoundland’s aquaculture industry is set to generate more than $180 million in 2013, a new record in production value

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January 7, 2014  

Seafood processing plant reopens in Newfoundland

Ocean Choice International has reopened its seafood processing plant in Fortune and has committed to creating 110 jobs

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January 6, 2014  

Plant closures not a blow for food manufacturing in Canada: report

A report from the George Morris Centre says Canada’s food manufacturing industry is poised for more sustained economic growth and prosperity if it focuses on key changes, new investments and greater competitiveness

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December 6, 2013  

Oceans of Opportunity

As 2014 approaches, Canada’s seafood industry is moving toward increased sustainability, greater consolidation, improved aquaculture and more innovative value-added products

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January 3, 2013  

Asia calling

Increasing Asian demand for Canadian seafood has the industry looking east for growth

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October 9, 2012  

Feds invest in B.C. aquaculture industry

Investment to encourage sustainable and innovative projects

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March 5, 2012  

Sofina Foods acquires poultry and seafood producer

With acquisition of Janes Family Foods, Sofina supplies customers across Canada and western U.S.

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February 3, 2012  

P.E.I. named one of world’s top foodie destinations

Fresh lobster, oysters and clams make P.E.I. a food lovers dream holiday

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December 16, 2011  

Ocean Choice restructures operations

Newfoundland company announces plant closures, investments