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News Specialty Foods Packaging Sustainability
June 16, 2021  

Gerber and Terracycle launch recycling program

Gerber partners with international recycling company TerraCycle to help

News Beverages Packaging Sustainability
June 14, 2021  

C-P Flexible Packaging launches compostable coffee pod lidding film

C-P Flexible Packaging (C-P) unveils a Biodegradable Products Institute

News Sustainability
June 9, 2021  

Calls grow for a national agri-food sustainability index

Momentum is building to establish Canada’s first agri-food sustainability

News Confectionery Products Sustainability
June 7, 2021  

Cacao Barry launches WholeFruit chocolate

Cacao Barry unveils a WholeFruit chocolate that they hope

Opinion Food Trends Sustainability
May 31, 2021  

Why you should be crying over spilt milk

One of the biggest trends I’ve observed this past

News Plant-based foods Sustainability
May 26, 2021  

Nabati Foods joins Sustainability Alliance: Random Acts of Green

Nabati Foods Global, Inc., a plant-based food tech company,

News Food In Canada Packaging Sustainability
May 20, 2021  

UpMeals joins ShareWares’ reusable container program

UpMeals, a fresh and sustainable vending machine solution, partners

News Beverages Plant-based foods Specialty Foods Packaging Research & Development Sustainability Technology
May 20, 2021  

Rritual teams up with NEXE to create compostable superfoods

Rritual Superfoods partners with NEXE Technologies to develop and

News Sustainability
May 18, 2021  

New research paper warns government policy can increase food waste

VCMI and Packaging Technology & Research have released a

News Confectionery Business Operations Sustainability
May 7, 2021  

Nature’s Path the first Canadian company to make 100% Fairtrade cocoa commitment

Richmond, BC-based Nature’s Path, North America’s largest certified organic

News Specialty Foods Sustainability
April 22, 2021  

Earth Day rings in food&bev sustainability news – Flow Water, Tate & Lyle, Kitkat, Tim Hortons

Flow Water has been awarded a Canada’s Clean50 Award.

News Food In Canada Sustainability
April 20, 2021  

Canadian food & bev sector sustainability news round-up

Budweiser has announced a virtual power purchase agreement (VPPA)

News Pet Food Products Sustainability
April 11, 2021  

Canadian cat brand Catit introduces cat food made with 92% sustainable insect protein!

Catit Nuna is made with up to 92% sustainable

News Sustainability
March 16, 2021  

Nestle’s new bio-plastic packaging rolling out globally for infant-children products

Nestlé will introduce bio-based lids and scoops made from

News Specialty Foods Sustainability
February 24, 2021  

An industry first – Zero Waste Kit with Fresh Prep meal kits in Canada

Canadian meal kit provider Fresh Prep has launched of

News Pet Food Plant-based foods Food In Canada Sustainability
February 2, 2021  

More Canadian food companies join Loop, the global re-use platform, expanding the circular economy

Open Farm, Kraft Heinz, Organic Meadow and Häagen-Dazs are

News Specialty Foods Sustainability
January 27, 2021  

Unique Sobeys R-Purpose MICRO partnership to accelerate growth, bolster sustainability for 15 Ontario suppliers

A total of 15 Ontario-based Sobeys suppliers are begining

Feature Sustainability
January 22, 2021  

From obligations to added peace of mind – the latest Food in Canada column by Cher Mereweather

“Seventy years ago, the economist and academic Howard Bowen

News Plant-based foods Food In Canada Sustainability
January 21, 2021  

Avena joins ‘Field to Market’ Canada

Avena Foods Limited, specialty miller of gluten-free pulse and

News Specialty Foods Sustainability
January 17, 2021  

Government of Canada invests in sustainable insect production using food waste

The Honourable Marie-Claude Bibeau, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food,

News Specialty Foods Business Operations Sustainability
December 16, 2020  

Unilever shareholders get vote on climate action, but ‘As you Sow’ says not often enough

Multinational company Unilever intends to amend its bylaws to

News Specialty Foods Sustainability
December 9, 2020  

Consortium including Maple Leaf commit to sustainability and environmental action

Maple Leaf Foods and a coalition of Canada’s other

News Confectionery Sustainability
December 4, 2020  

Quebec’s Chocolats Favoris commits to selling only certified chocolate products by 2023

Quebec-based chocolate maker Chocolats Favoris has begun the transformation

News Pet Food Sustainability
November 10, 2020  

Purina launches pet food with plant and insect proteins, so far in Switzerland

Nestlé Purina is launching pet food that builds on

News Plant-based foods Sustainability
October 21, 2020  

Gathered Foods, makers Of Good Catch plant-based seafood, launches In Canada

Gathered Foods, makers of Good Catch® plant-based seafood, today

News Meat &Poultry Sustainability
October 21, 2020  

Maple Leaf Foods celebrates historic milestone – One Year of Carbon Neutrality

Maple Leaf Foods, a leading North American producer of

News Beverages Business Operations Sustainability
October 20, 2020  

New draft Blue Box recycling regulations announced in Ontario

Canadian Beverage Association (CBA) President Jim Goetz and Ontario

News Specialty Foods Food Trends Sustainability
October 16, 2020  

A world first! The first off-farm circular meal is now available at Guelph, ON restaurant

The world’s first off-farm circular meal —a gourmet restaurant

News Beverages Sustainability
September 17, 2020  

Another food&bev company going carbon-neutral – Nespresso will do so by 2022

By 2022, Nespresso will achieve carbon neutrality. It will

News Health & Wellness Food In Canada Sustainability
September 15, 2020  

Survey: COVID-19 Driving Canadians to Waste Less Food

A new nation-wide survey shows that Canadians are wasting less

News Grain & Oilseed Milling Sustainability
September 14, 2020  

Upcoming CCFI webinar – Considerations for a Sustainable Canadian Agri-food Sector

The Canadian Centre for Food Integrity (CCFI) is holding

News Beverages Sustainability
September 4, 2020  

Nova Scotia’s VIVEAU first in North America to earn Clean Label Project Certification  

VIVEAU, the new Nova Scotia drink, with 50% sparkling