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February, 2018

  • 10 February

    UDELV AND DELIVERY GUYS JOIN FRESHOP AT NATIONAL GROCERS ASSOCIATION MEETING FEB. 11-14 IN LAS VEGAS

    Sunday panel kicks off busy week for Booth #301 LAS VEGAS.  February 9, 2018 — Last week, udelv, a Burlingame, Calif. company, successfully launched its autonomous, last-mile delivery vehicle and made the world’s first public road test deliveries from Draeger’s Market in San Mateo, Calif. to two nearby customers.  Udelv CEO Daniel Laury …

  • 8 February

    The SIAL Canada International Food Show Will Be Back for its 15th edition at Montreal’s Palais des Congrès !

     Press release For immediate release Montreal, February 7th, 2018 – SIAL Canada (the SIAL international food show in North America) is back for its 15th edition in Montreal from May 2nd to 4th, 2018 and will showcase many new components. Held at Toronto’s Enercare Centre in April 2017, the last …

  • 5 February

    Price fixing scandal breaking bad for grocers

    February 4, 2018 – By Sylvain Charlebois, Senior Fellow Atlantic Institute for Market Studies The growing bakery goods price fixing investigation puts the onus on manufacturers and retailers to reach out to consumers in meaningful ways  Canada’s Competition Bureau is alleging that almost every major food player was in on the bread …

  • 2 February

    Grocery Foodservice Retailers Ahold Delhaize and Kroger Fry’s Food Stores Commit to Safer, Smarter Deli Operations

    Leader in automated oil management enables grocery delis to meet increased demand for high-quality prepared foods MINNEAPOLIS, Feb. 1, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Restaurant Technologies is pleased to announce its most recent partnerships with two large retailers: Ahold Delhaize and Kroger Fry’s Food Stores. Responding to the increased consumer demand for high-quality …

  • 2 February

    Go with your Gut: Probiotic Health with Welo

    Go with Your Gut: Welo Puts Probiotics at the Top of Your Shopping List Toronto-based millennial start-up takes its probiotic-rich, plant-based, gluten-free, vegan and low-sugar Cold Presses, Drinking Vinegars, Ferments, and Bars to store shelves across Canada Toronto, ON – January 30 – Good bacteria may sound like an oxymoron, …

  • 1 February

    2018 Sweets & Snacks Expo Grows Global Footprint

    For immediate release Contact: Jenn Ellek, 202-534-1440, jenn.ellek@CandyUSA.com  2018 Sweets & Snacks Expo Grows Global Footprint Washington, D.C. (January 31, 2018) – Confectionery and snacks from more than 25 different countries will be on display at the 2018 Sweets & Snacks Expo – the largest number of countries ever to …

January, 2018

  • 30 January

    ACE Bakery’s Star Baker to compete for the of World Master Baker in Paris

    ACE Bakery’s Marcus Mariathas to compete for the title of World Master Baker in Paris Masters de la Boulangerie honour confirms you needn’t go farther than the grocery store for the continent’s best bread TORONTO, JANUARY 25, 2018 – From February 3 to 6, ACE Bakery’s senior director of Product Development Marcus …

  • 26 January

    CBX Experts: Diet Coke’s New Packaging and Flavors Are a Gamble Worth Taking

    Changes to iconic brand are biggest in decades, they write, but make sense given the shifting tastes and preferences of younger consumers. NEW YORK, Jan. 25, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — (Veteran branding experts at CBX — providers of package design, strategy, verbal identity and other branding services to major consumer product manufacturers …

  • 25 January

    CAROL-ANNE GOWER NAMED VICE-PRESIDENT & GENERAL MANAGER AT CANADA DRY MOTT’S

    January 24, 2018 [Toronto, ON] – Canada Dry Mott’s announced the appointment of Carol-Anne Gower to the position of Vice President & General Manager, Canada effective immediately. In her new role she will oversee the Canadian commercial operations of the food and beverage company. Gower has been with the company for …

  • 25 January

    Learn what’s in store for STORE 2018

    At STORE 2018, learn and engage with industry thought leaders, discuss pressing issues and trends impacting the industry, as well as network with over 2,000 highly influential decision makers. STORE provides attendees with information, contacts, strategies and tactics for ongoing and future success. Core topics and issues that are most …