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Feature Beverages Packaging
September 18, 2017  

The future of beer may be in wood pulp bottles

For companies in North America and Europe, fibre packaging may become a new alternative to glass

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September 15, 2017  

20 years of writing for Food in Canada – Part I

Regular columnist and regulatory guru, Gary Gnirss, dishes on how Canadian food regulations and the food industry have changed over the last 20 years

Consumer Product Bake & Snack Food Beverages Food Trends Packaging Processing
September 13, 2017  

Bubble tea at home

Millennials Foods Inc. has introduced ready-to-drink sets of Bubble

Consumer Product Beverages Food Trends Packaging Sustainability
August 3, 2017  

McCafé compostable pods

McCafé has launched 100 per cent compostable McCafé Keurig

Consumer Product Bake & Snack Food Food Trends Packaging Processing
July 21, 2017  

Ultimate maple cookie

While Canada celebrated its 150th birthday this year, Dare

News Beverages Fruit & Vegetables Specialty Foods Food In Canada Food Trends Packaging Processing Research & Development
July 17, 2017  

Students win $2,000 bursary

Food and Beverage Ontario’s Taste Your Future program announced the winners of its inaugural student competition: Stir Up a Career

foodPress Beverages Dairy Specialty Foods Packaging
July 14, 2017  

Plant-based aseptic packaging

SIG Combibloc has unveiled the world’s first aseptic pack that is 100 per cent linked to plant-based renewable material

Consumer Product Beverages Packaging Processing
July 5, 2017  

Premium craft apple cider

Sun-Rype Products Ltd. has launched a new Premium Craft

foodPress Bake & Snack Food Packaging Processing
June 28, 2017  

Making and packaging bar products

As demand for bar products grows, Bosch Packaging Technology offers a system that makes production smoother, faster and safer

Consumer Product Fruit & Vegetables Packaging Processing Products
June 21, 2017  

Snack’n Go salads

Summer Fresh Snack’n Go salads is giving consumers more grab

Consumer Product Meat &Poultry Packaging Processing Products
June 8, 2017  

Shelf-stable meat

Piller’s Fine Foods says demand for shelf-stable meat is

Consumer Product Fruit & Vegetables Packaging Products
June 8, 2017  

Resealable fruit pouches

Just in time for summer Dole has launched a

Opinion Packaging Regulation
June 7, 2017  

The name game: Labelling & the IPPB

Labelling practices for “Identity and principal place of business” (IPPB) are due for modernization

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June 2, 2017  

The results of the Canadian Grand Prix are in!

The Retail Council of Canada and its judges have selected the best new products and released the winners of the annual Canadian Grand Prix Awards

News Fruit & Vegetables Business Operations Food In Canada Packaging
May 26, 2017  

New Brunswick company expands with new equipment

With the financial support of the federal and provincial governments Atlantic Potato Distributors will increase capacity and create new jobs

Opinion Seafood Packaging Regulation
May 4, 2017  

Fishy food labelling

Seafood labelling in Canada was a recent focus of

News Bake & Snack Food Beverages Confectionery Dairy Fruit & Vegetables Meat &Poultry Pet Food Seafood Specialty Foods Food In Canada Packaging
May 3, 2017  

PAC salutes this year’s stars in packaging

PAC, Packaging Consortium held its 2017 Canadian Leadership Awards Gala, which highlights some of the best packages in food and beverage and non-food sectors

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April 20, 2017  

Federal government must boost focus on agri-food in Canada: report

Making agri-food a national economic priority will help it flourish

Consumer Product Confectionery Food Trends Packaging
April 11, 2017  

Smarties options for Egg hunts

Just in time for Easter, egg hunts and Easter

Opinion Bake & Snack Food Beverages Confectionery Dairy Fruit & Vegetables Meat &Poultry Pet Food Seafood Specialty Foods Packaging Regulation
April 9, 2017  

The flavour in food labelling modernization

The flavour of food must be appealing in order to sell a product. But it’s not too often we get to sample food before we buy. Instead, the principal means of communicating flavours on a packaged consumer food is via its label.

Feature Fruit & Vegetables Meat &Poultry Business Operations Food Safety Packaging Processing Regulation
April 9, 2017  

Filling the growing labour gap

More changes are on the way to foreign worker programs, but the food processing industry is calling for a more permanent solution to its ongoing labour shortage

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March 10, 2017  

Mars Canada unveils an expanded and state-of-the-art facility

Mars Canada has expanded its Newmarket, Ont.-based chocolate manufacturing facility to accommodate the manufacturing and packaging of the Maltesers brand. The expansion will create up to 30 new jobs

Consumer Product Beverages Packaging
March 2, 2017  

Where’s the bear?

Toronto – If you purchased Polar Ice Vodka recently,

foodPress Beverages Packaging
February 22, 2017  

Maximize efficiency in shrink-sleeve packaging

Butler Automatic offers its Automatic SP3HSL Sleeve Splicer to help meet the demand for more efficient shrink-sleeve packaging

News Meat &Poultry Exporting & Importing Food In Canada Packaging
February 13, 2017  

Piller’s Black Kassel deli meat brand expands in the U.S. market

Piller’s Fine Foods sells deli meats and meat snacks into the U.S. through its Black Kassel brand. Now the company is expanding with new products and packaging

Opinion Bake & Snack Food Health & Wellness Specialty Foods Food Trends Packaging
January 9, 2017  

How Healthy Crunch cultivated a rapidly growing brand

Brand owners dream of retail chains eager to list

News Packaging Regulation
December 15, 2016  

Health Canada making food labelling amendments

Regulation changes are expected to make the Nutrition Facts table and list of ingredients on packaged foods easier for Canadians to use and understand

Opinion Packaging Regulation
October 11, 2016  

Is food labelling getting smarter?

There is an insatiable appetite by consumers to better know the food they eat. How much info should be on the label?

Feature Food Trends Packaging
October 11, 2016  

Food waste fight

How the packaging industry is helping tackle the growing food waste problem

foodPress Packaging
September 27, 2016  

The need for speed

Weber Packaging Solutions’ L-A 6000 meets the needs of distribution centers to label variable-sized cartons at ever increasing line speeds with accurate shipping information

News Packaging Sustainability
August 16, 2016  

Recycle your breakfast

Research shows more food and beverage cartons could be recycled

Opinion Packaging Regulation
August 9, 2016  

Regulatory Labelling: Protect Your Business

RECIPE TO RETAIL: Part 8 Sometimes brand owners make

News Meat &Poultry Food In Canada Packaging Processing
July 21, 2016  

Canada & Manitoba invest in Maple Leaf bacon expansion

The expansion project is expected to increase bacon production at Maple Leaf Foods’ Winnipeg-based facility by eight million kilograms every year

News Food In Canada Food Trends Packaging Sustainability
July 20, 2016  

Official Made with Pulses seal unveiled

The new Pulse Brand and “Made with Pulses” seal are green and gold symbols intended to help consumers easily identify food products that contain pulses

Opinion Packaging
June 23, 2016  

Packaging: Much more than a pretty face

RECIPE TO RETAIL: Part 7 Packaging is a huge investment.

Feature Health & Wellness Ingredients & Additives Food Trends Packaging
May 12, 2016  

Squeaky Clean

Challenges and limitations remain as companies continue to clean up their labels. But does the focus need to be on changing consumer perceptions?