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May, 2020

  • 28 May

    B.C. Turkey Farmers Support Local Groups Through The Wishbone Project

    30k Donation Aims to Tackle Food Insecurity VANCOUVER, May 26, 2020 – At this vital time, the British Columbia (B.C.) Turkey Farmers are stepping up and responding to the needs of its community with a series of donations to local organizations fighting hunger during the COVID-19 pandemic. B.C. Turkey Farmers …

  • 28 May

    Turkey Farmers of Canada announce additional 80k donation to Kids Help Phone and 4-H Canada through The Wishbone Project

    Funds will support crucial mental health initiatives in communities across Canada TORONTO, May 26, 2020 /CNW/ – Canada’s turkey farmers today announced another $80,000 donation in the wake of COVID-19, which will support mental health initiatives across the country. The funds will be distributed to Kids Help Phone and 4-H Canada, two groups that each work …

  • 28 May

    Update from Indianlife Foods

    At Indianlife we constantly strive for excellence in food safety, quality and service and this has proven essential for our business partnerships now more than ever. We know many of our customers have questions about our product availability and concerns regarding our products. Rest assured that, as part of our …

  • 28 May

    Better get used to higher food prices

    By Sylvain Charlebois on May 27, 2020 The food sector has never been recession-proof. But COVID-19 may show us that it’s immune to deflationary pressures Despite a negative inflation rate overall, recent Statistics Canada numbers tell us we’re in for a wild ride at the grocery store. While the general inflation rate sits …

  • 27 May

    In Conversation with Retail Leaders in Canada featuring Michael Medline

    Presented by FCPC Date: June 2, 2020 Time: 2 pm EDT Tickets: RCC Members $50 | Non-members $75 In Conversation with Retail Leaders in Canada is an exciting new online series featuring in-depth conversations between Retail Council of Canada President and CEO Diane J. Brisebois and Canada’s top retail leaders …

  • 26 May

    Organika launches Canada’s first collagen cookie, the FÄV Collagen Cookie

    Organika, family-owned and operated Vancouver-based health and wellness brand, has introduced a new way to snack smarter, the FÄV Collagen Cookie. The team’s latest innovation is a fun and functional way to satisfy your sweet tooth with a balance of healthy ingredients. Baked locally in Vancouver,FÄV Collagen Cookies are made …

  • 25 May

    FOOD BANKS BC RECEIVES LARGE EGG DONATION

    Food Banks BC is the recipient of a significant donation of eggs from BC’s egg farmers. As the economy took a hit due to COVID-19, food bank usage increased. BC’s egg farmers knew they had to do something to help. As a result, BC Egg, the organization representing all registered …

  • 20 May

    BCFB Virtual Town Hall: Working with retailers to forecast your sales during COVID19

    BCFB Virtual Town Hall: Working with retailers to forecast your sales during COVID19 Hosted by BC Food & Beverage with SKUFood Thursday, May 21 from 11-12:15 PM Registration link: https://my.demio.com/ref/PPsbXR2uazn0PGx6 Join us and Peter Chapman of SKUFood on May 21st to learn what retailers are focused on and how you can …

  • 20 May

    VTT: A circular economy of plastics will reduce plastic pollution and slow down climate change

    Moving to a circular economy of plastics is of pivotal importance if we want to combine our healthy and safe lifestyle with sustainable development. In our new publication on the circular economy of plastics, we explain how we can solve the environmental problems caused by plastics while also preserving the …

  • 13 May

    Share the news – BCFB Award Nominations are open until June 1!

            BC Food & Beverage Award nominations have officially opened! Celebrate the achievements of colleagues who are breaking ground in the food and beverage space in our community. Tell us about them by nominating this person and/or their product(s) for a BC Food and Beverage Award. Award …