News Releases

News Releases

September, 2022

  • 26 September

    Gay Lea Foods Co-operative Limited Announces CEO Succession

    President & CEO Michael Barrett retiring from co-operative January 31, 2023Board appoints Suzanna Dalrymple as incoming President & CEO Michael Barrett MISSISSAUGA, Ontario, Sept. 23, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The Board of Directors of Gay Lea Foods Co-operative Limited (“Gay Lea Foods”) announced today that President & CEO Michael Barrett …

  • 26 September

    REGISTER NOW! CFDE Bowling Social – October 20th

     Calgary Food & Drug Executives Bowling Social Mountain View Bowling – 3919 Richmond Road SW – Calgary, AB Thursday, October 20th, 2022 @ 4:00 PM On behalf of the Calgary Food & Drug Executives, we would like to take this opportunity to invite you to our first social event of …

  • 26 September

    Kitchen Hub Food Hall Partners with Longo’s to Open Toronto’s First Virtual Food Hall Within a Grocery Store and the First of its Kind in Canada

    This landmark launch at Longo’s Liberty Village is Kitchen Hub’s fourth location and first “store-within-a-store” concept Click here to download high-res images TORONTO, September 20, 2022 – Today, Kitchen Hub, Canada’s first virtual food hall, opens its fourth location inside Longo’s Liberty Village, kicking off the start of a longer-term partnership with the Toronto-based …

  • 23 September

    Fruit Attraction 2022 breaks records and cements Madrid as world fruit and vegetable capital

    The fair was presented at a ceremony this morning attended by Fernando Miranda, Secretary General for Agriculture and Food – Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food; Vicente Azpitarte, Delegate of the Andalusian Regional Government in Madrid; Juan Arrizabalaga, Director General of IFEMA MADRID; José María Pozancos, Director General of FEPEX; …

  • 23 September

    Arva Flour Mills Announces Acquisition of Red River Cereal Brand from The J.M. Smucker Co.

    ARVA, Ontario–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Arva Flour Mills, North America’s oldest continuously operating commercial flour mill, is pleased to announce the acquisition of the Red River Cereal Brand from Smucker Foods of Canada Corp., a subsidiary of The J.M. Smucker Co. Officially acquiring the historic cereal brand on June 1, 2022, “The Mill” …

  • 22 September

    SUPPORT RADIANT SKIN WITH RĀ.D8 SPARKLING TEA

    The refreshing recipe was created with ingredients clinically proven to help healthy skin thrive. With adaptogen and functional drinks being named one of the top 10 trends for Summer 2022, reach for something that not only tastes delicious, but also improves your skin’s beauty from the inside-out. RĀ.D8 is the …

  • 22 September

    The SIAL Innovation Awards 2022 winners announced

    Read the full press release here: The SIAL Innovation Awards 2022 winners announced!

  • 19 September

    Margaret Hudson and Jamie Moody to Receive 2022 FHCP Award of Distinction

    Mississauga, ON, September 15, 2022 – Food, Health & Consumer Products of Canada (FHPC) is pleased to announce that Margaret Hudson, President & CEO, Burnbrae Farms, and Jamie Moody, retired, Vice Chair of the Tree of Life Canada Advisory Board, will receive the 2022 Award of Distinction at this year’s annual …

  • 19 September

    Shoppers Drug Mart and Always make period products more accessible in Manitoba to help #EndPeriodPoverty

    Working with the Manitoba’s government, Shoppers Drug Mart in partnership with Always will provide 3.3 million period products to students and adults in need in the province this year September 15, 2022; Toronto, ON. Today, Shoppers Drug Mart announced a new partnership with the Manitoba government to make period products …

  • 19 September

    Restaurant Coffee Orders Begin to Recover From Pandemic

    Canadians Are Ordering More Coffee from Restaurants As They Return to Their Pre-Pandemic Routines Coffee servings ordered at restaurants increase year-over-year by 13% Toronto, September 15, 2022 — As much as Canadians love their coffee, many love others making it for them more. Coffee ordered from restaurants is rebounding as …