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September, 2018

  • 17 September

    Launch of Plant-Based Foods of Canada

    MISSISSAUGA, ON, Sept. 13, 2018 /CNW/ – Several key members of Canada’s emerging plant based food industry today announced the formation of Plant-Based Foods of Canada (PBFA). This new industry organization is aimed at helping support the regulatory and market interests of plant food companies in Canada that make and …

  • 17 September

    First Sugar Free – 100% Unsweetened Chocolate Chips from a Canadian Co-operative

    Ottawa, September 13, 2018 – Ottawa-based Camino®, renowned for certified fair trade and organic chocolates, is expanding its line of market-leading fair trade organic baking items to include Sugar-Free, 100% Unsweetened Chocolate Chips. The unique 100% cacao chocolate chips contain no sweetener – just pure, clean organic cocoa mass and …

  • 4 September

    TEMPEST IN A COFFEE CUP: AS THE COFFEE MARKET CRASHES, HOW CAN WE PIVOT TO A FAIR AND SUSTAINABLE MODEL?

    Ottawa, ON – Last week, the Arabica coffee price plummeted below $1 USD/lbs for the first time in 16 years, closing at $0.975 USD/lb on August 20, 2018. The New York C Market price has been consistently declining for the past year and half, foreshadowing a crisis for coffee producers. On Monday, representatives …

August, 2018

  • 30 August

    New Era Nutrition announces the addition of two new senior members to its staff

    KELOWNA, BC, Aug. 24, 2018 /CNW/ – New Era Nutrition, Inc., a consumer packaged goods company specializing in low glycemic index foods, announced today the addition of two new senior members to its staff. Dean Williams joins the company as President and Carlos Alentejano joins as Chief Operating Officer. The …

July, 2018

  • 29 July

    July / August 2018

    JULY/AUGUST 2018 • VOLUME 104, NO.4 In this Issue 27 Conscientious Snacks & Lunches Back-to-school has grown into one of the most health and allergy focused events on store shelves. 32 Judging the Canadian Grand Prix New Product Awards — Winners Announced 35 Move Over Sweet Tooth Salty snacks continue …

  • 27 July

    Newly Named California Food Expo Connects Food and Beverage Companies with Top Buyers and Public

    Commerce Flourishes on the 2018 Show Floor after Announcement, Setting the Stage for Continued Growth to Expand California’s $71.24 Billion Food Industry Fresno, California – July 26, 2018…The California Food Expo has officially emerged. Formerly known as the Fresno Food Expo, the name change and brand unveil kicked off a …

  • 26 July

    Michèle McMillan Joins Thomas Fresh as Director of National Accounts

    Thomas Fresh is welcoming retail industry veteran, Michèle McMillan, in the newly created role of Director of National Accounts as the company continues to expand and evolve. “I am honoured and excited to be joining the Thomas Fresh Team as we strive to grow the business across Canada. I look …

  • 26 July

    COTECA reflects the growth market for sustainable trade in coffee, cocoa and tea

    Fair trade is trendy – COTECA reflects the growth market for sustainable trade in coffee, cocoa and tea Hamburg, 23 July 2018 – COTECA in Hamburg from 10 to 12 October 2018 features 200 exhibitors from 40 nations presenting everything related to coffee, tea and cocoa. The industry expo is not only an …

  • 20 July

    Beaver Brand™ Extra Hot Horseradish now sold in Canada

    HILLSBORO, OR – (July 19, 2018) – Oregon’s 89-year-old specialty condiment manufacturer in the United States is now selling an award-winner throughout Canada.  The product now being sold throughout North America is the Beaver Brand™ Extra Hot Horseradish.  This long-time product is also the recipient of a ChefsBest® 2018 Award …

  • 20 July

    MANN PACKING INTRODUCES CAULILINI™ SWEETSTEM™ CAULIFLOWER

    New Kale Cabbage Blend and Sweet Potato “Fettuccine”  will also be featured at PMA Foodservice in Booth #1004, July 29 in Monterey, CA SALINAS, Calif. – July 19, 2018 – Mann Packing Company (“Mann’s”) today announced the launch of its proprietary Caulilini™ Sweetstem™ Cauliflower along with Kale Cabbage Blend and Sweet Potato “Fettuccine” for foodservice. Caulilini™ is the newest member of the …