Food In Canada


News Beverages Exporting & Importing Regulation
April 10, 2019  

Canada acts to eliminate barriers to interprovincial trade in alcohol

The Honourable Dominic LeBlanc, Minister of Intergovernmental and Northern

News Meat &Poultry Food Safety Regulation
April 2, 2019  

Requirements for reducing salmonella in frozen breaded chicken products

As of April 1, 2019, the Canadian Food Inspection

News Dairy Fruit & Vegetables Meat &Poultry Regulation
March 18, 2019  

Ontario launches new local food goal

The Ontario government has established the final goal of

News Meat &Poultry Food In Canada Products Regulation
March 14, 2019  

Sniffing out illegally imported meat

The Government of Canada has announced new funding of

News Bake & Snack Food Fruit & Vegetables Food Trends Regulation
March 13, 2019  

EU must better protect consumers from acrylamide in food, new test shows

A new EU-wide test by consumer organizations has highlighted

News Grain & Oilseed Milling Regulation Research & Development
March 11, 2019  

Canadian Grain Commission launches discussion on falling number and DON

As part of its grain grading modernization initiative, the

News Bake & Snack Food Beverages Confectionery Dairy Fruit & Vegetables Meat &Poultry Seafood Food In Canada Regulation
March 5, 2019  

New Minister of Agriculture and Agri-food appointed

Marie-Claude Bibeau, MP for the Quebec riding of Compton-Stanstead

News Bake & Snack Food Beverages Confectionery Dairy Fruit & Vegetables Grain & Oilseed Milling Ingredients & Additives Meat &Poultry Seafood Specialty Foods Regulation
February 27, 2019  

New CFIA president announced

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has announced that Siddika Mithani

News Ingredients & Additives Regulation
February 21, 2019  

Kemin Industries Receives GRAS Approval for Oil-Soluble Green Tea Extract

Kemin Industries announced its oil-soluble green tea extract has

News Bake & Snack Food Grain & Oilseed Milling Regulation
February 20, 2019  

BAC and Cereal Supply Chain ask Senate to amend marketing restrictions to Children Bill

In its most recent newsletter, the Bakers Association of

News Pet Food Regulation Research & Development
February 6, 2019  

Recalls have 60 per cent of pet parents concerned about the safety of dog and cat food, reports Packaged Facts

  Hill’s Pet Nutrition’s recent recall is a reminder

Opinion Food Safety Regulation
January 24, 2019  

A Single Food Safety Agency for the U.S.?

Well, here they go again. Another U.S. President has

Opinion Food Safety Food Trends Regulation
January 24, 2019  

Safe Foods for Canadians Act: More than meets the eye

With summer now well behind us and a month

News Beverages Food Trends Processing Regulation
January 18, 2019  

CCI has been retained by Waterloo Brewing to obtain Cannabis Licence

Cannabis Compliance Inc., (CCI) of Toronto, Ontario has partnered with Waterloo

News Fruit & Vegetables Ingredients & Additives Meat &Poultry Seafood Food In Canada Regulation
January 15, 2019  

Safe Food for Canadians Act Regulations a positive step

The coming into force today of the Safe Food

News Bake & Snack Food Dairy Fruit & Vegetables Ingredients & Additives Meat &Poultry Seafood Regulation
January 15, 2019  

New Canadian food regulations are now in force

The Safe Food for Canadians Regulations (SFCR) are now in force. These

News Fruit & Vegetables Grain & Oilseed Milling Regulation
January 11, 2019  

Health Canada upholds Glysophate decision after concluding review

Health Canada announced today that its final decision on

News Bake & Snack Food Beverages Confectionery Dairy Fruit & Vegetables Ingredients & Additives Meat &Poultry Seafood Specialty Foods Regulation
December 27, 2018  

CFIA notice: SFCR Manufacturer’s Declaration Form discontinuation

Effective January 15, 2019, the Manufacturer’s Declaration Form (CFIA/ACIA

News Grain & Oilseed Milling Ingredients & Additives Food Trends Regulation
December 17, 2018  

Gluten-free certification adds plant-based to meet consumer trends

TheAllergen Control Group (ACG)(a BRC Global Standards company), owners of the Gluten-Free Certification

News Bake & Snack Food Confectionery Dairy Meat &Poultry Seafood Regulation
December 17, 2018  

Safe Food for Canadians Licences now available for food businesses

Food business owners across Canada can now apply for a

News Fruit & Vegetables Business Operations Regulation
December 13, 2018  

CanadaGAP announces Stakeholder Advisory Committee for 2019

CanadaGAP  has announced its Stakeholder Advisory Committee members for

News Meat &Poultry Processing Regulation
December 12, 2018  

McDonald’s announces policy to eliminate overuse of antibiotics in beef

McDonald’s has become the first major fast food chain

News Dairy Fruit & Vegetables Grain & Oilseed Milling Meat &Poultry Regulation
December 5, 2018  

USMCA costs Canada sovereignty in ag policy, critics warn

Changes to Canadian dairy supply management in the final

News Ingredients & Additives Food In Canada Food Safety Regulation
November 28, 2018  

Pan-Canadian industry survey on food fraud released

A study outlining industry’s perceptions and practices around food

News Dairy Meat &Poultry Processing Regulation
November 21, 2018  

Ontario proposing changes to meat and dairy processing regulations

The Government of Ontario is proposing regulation changes to

Opinion Food In Canada Packaging Regulation
November 9, 2018  

Would a (slight) labelling change do you good?

Jet Label president and chief executive officer Darrell Friesen provides a reason to refresh rather than rebrand via labelling options.

News Ingredients & Additives Regulation
November 5, 2018  

First dietary fiber verified natural according to ISO

Major chicory root processor Sensus announced today that their

News Dairy Meat &Poultry Processing Products Regulation
October 30, 2018  

Government of Canada announces new working groups for dairy, poultry and egg sectors

Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, Lawrence MacAulay, announced October

News Bake & Snack Food Health & Wellness Ingredients & Additives Specialty Foods Products Regulation
October 17, 2018  

Cannabis is now legal in Canada; edibles likely to lead market growth once legalized next year

Today, cannabis sales and recreational use became legal in

News Ingredients & Additives Specialty Foods Food In Canada Regulation Research & Development
October 5, 2018  

Protein Industries Canada appoints of Bill Greuel as CEO

Protein Industries Canada Supercluster (PIC) has appointed Bill Greuel

News Bake & Snack Food Health & Wellness Ingredients & Additives Regulation
September 19, 2018  

Trans fat ban now in effect

Health Canada announced that its ban on partially hydrogenated

News Specialty Foods Regulation
September 13, 2018  

Plant-Based Foods of Canada launched

September 13, 2018, Mississauga, Ont. – Several key members

News Meat &Poultry Food Trends Regulation
September 4, 2018  

Missouri becomes first U.S. State to regulate use of the word “meat”

September 4, 2018 –  A new law in the state

News Food In Canada Packaging Regulation
August 28, 2018  

Surveys of U.S. and U.K. consumers show widespread support for plastic packaging tax

More than half of consumers in the U.K. and

News Beverages Grain & Oilseed Milling Food In Canada Regulation
August 28, 2018  

Buck a beer? Count craft beer makers out

The president of the Ontario Craft Brewers Association says

News Beverages Exporting & Importing Products Regulation
July 23, 2018  

Wine industry disappointed with Canadian Premiers

OTTAWA—On July 20, 2018, the Canadian Vintners Association (CVA)