News Releases

News Releases

November, 2022

  • 24 November

    JD Sweid Foods Announces Major Expansion

    JD Sweid Foods, one of Canada’s largest food manufacturers, has announced plans to invest $20 million to ramp up production capacity at its Langley, BC facility. The phased expansion allows the company to meet the rising demand for its fully cooked product lines and address evolving industry trends calling for …

  • 22 November

    Salon Gourmets increases from 3 to 5 halls

        Salon Gourmets increases from 3 to 5 halls The sales of the next Salon Gourmets kick off with innovations. For the first time in its history, Europe’s number nº1 Fine Food and Beverages Fair will occupy five halls at IFEMA Madrid. The 36 Salon Gourmets kicks off its marketing …

  • 22 November

    Enabling safe food options for Canadians with food allergy

    New Allergen Management Guidelines now available for Canadian food and beverage manufacturers. TORONTO, Nov. 15, 2022 /CNW/ – Today, Food Allergy Canada is announcing the release of Allergen Management Guidelines for Food Manufacturers. These guidelines support Canada’s 13,000 plus food and beverage manufacturers in managing allergens in their facility and …

  • 21 November

    Dole Offers Vegan Versions of Traditional Unhealthy Holiday Dishes

    CONSIDERING VEGAN HOLIDAY SIDES? DOLE PROVES THEY ARE POSSIBLE AND CAN BE SUPRISINGLY INDULGENT Latest “Healthier by Dole” challenges die-hard meat lovers to enjoy vegan versions of classic holiday sides without missing a thing CHARLOTTE, N.C. (Nov. 10, 2022) — As veganism continues to become a mainstream part of the …

  • 21 November

    Rabba invests in solar panel initiative, expects to reduce its dependency on provincial electricity grid

    Investment will drastically reduce the carbon footprint of distribution centres used by Rabba Fine Foods Mississauga, November 16, 2022 — Rabba has entered into an agreement with Green Integrations and Star Energy Solutions to develop solar generation that will help it greatly reduce the carbon footprint of its grocery network. …

  • 21 November

    SAME BEARS, NEW GRIND. KRAFT BEARS EXPAND INTO FLAVOURED COFFEE

    Canadians love the Kraft bears, so much so that the brand’s April Fool’s joke announcing the Bear’s retirement from the world of peanut butter caused an uproar amongst fans of Crunchy and Smoothy. Leaning into the emotional connection Canadians have to the Bears, alongside the rise in at-home coffee consumption …

  • 21 November

    Chapman’s claims the Best Chocolate Ice Cream in the World Title

    Chapman’s Premium Chocolate Ice Cream Wins in a Tough International Competition November 2022 – Markdale, ON – In a stiff competition Chapman’s “The Only Chocolate” Premium ice cream came first at the International Ice Cream Consortium (IICC) conference. This year’s conference was held in Dubai, UAE, and hosted ice cream …

  • 15 November

    KICK UP YOUR GAME CAMPAIGN LAUNCH WITH JONATHAN DAVID

    Lactalis Canada Launches Promotional Campaign in Partnership with Canadian Soccer Player Jonathan David Toronto, ON (November 10, 2022) – Lactalis Canada announced today their latest promotional campaign, “Kick Up Your Game,” celebrating soccer as Canada enters the world stage this November.  Lactalis Canada has partnered with Canadian soccer star Jonathan …

  • 15 November

    Same Bottle. Less Plastic.

    Coca-Cola Canada Bottling making progress in reducing plastic in PET beverage bottles and caps. TORONTO, November 15, 2022 – Coca-Cola Canada Bottling Limited is sharing an update on its progress in reducing the amount of plastic the company uses in its PET beverage bottles. To date, the company has been …

  • 14 November

    CONCORD NATIONAL LLP ANNOUNCES SENIOR LEADERSHIP PROMOTION

    VANCOUVER, B.C., November 2022 Tony Luongo, President of Concord National LLP, has announced that Sebastien Descôteaux will take on the newly created position of Vice President and General Manager of the company’s conventional brokerage division, Concord National, effective November 1st, 2022. Sebastien started his career with the company as the …