MAY/JUNE 2015 • VOLUME 101, NO.2
In this Issue
14 Grocery & Specialty Food West 2015
Western Canada’s premier grocery-focused show took place in Vancouver April 13-14.
19 Upscale Indulgence
Premium, imported cookies and crackers are flying off the shelves.
23 Canadian Grand Prix New Product
Awards Finalists Announced
27 Keeping It In the Family
Canadians love their pets.
31 Good for All
Certified Kosher Food Products meet the needs of a wide range of consumers.
34 The Yogurt Craze
37 Keep it Cool
Esthetic refrigeration designs integrates energy efficient options.
41 Adventures in Flavour
Spices & seasonings are the ticket to the culinary adventures consumers are craving – and your ticket to boosting incremental sales.
43 The 2015 Edition of SIAL
Canada in Toronto
49 Listen Up!
Overwaitea Food Group’s environmental strategy is informed by shoppers.
53 B.C. Fresh
Local, small farms contribute big innovation to the province’s grocery sector.
57 Grocery Security Gets Tech High
Utilizing technology to address shrinkage.