News Releases

News Releases

April, 2018

  • 16 April

    BC BLUEBERRY COUNCIL REBRANDS ITS POPULAR PRODUCT

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE APRIL 11, 2018 Abbotsford, BC – The BC Blueberry Council (BCBC) has just unveiled its new brand—Powered by Nature—with its newly refreshed website at www.bcblueberry.com. Created by Vancouver’s Watershed Communications Group, a full-service advertising and communications firm, the Powered by Nature tagline is a fresh, fun and …

  • 16 April

    MANN PACKING ROLLS OUT FRESH VEGGIE NOODLES AND VEGGIE RICE PRODUCTS

    A Del Monte Fresh Company New line will be at CPMA’s Booth #1219 April 24-26 in Vancouver SALINAS, Calif. – April 12, 2018 – Mann Packing Company today announced the launch of its first complete line of fresh Veggie Noodles and Veggie Rice. Following the successful launch of its Spicy Thai Nourish Bowls featuring fresh …

  • 13 April

    Save the date – COTECA 2018 in Hamburg in October

    Hamburg, 11 April 2018 – Only six months to go. The COTECA Coffee, Tea and Cocoa Global Industry Expo will be held in Hamburg for the fifth time, from 10 to 12 October 2018. Hamburg will again be the international meeting point for coffee, tea and cocoa experts from all parts of …

  • 6 April

    Finalists for 25th Anniversary Canadian Grand Prix New Products Announced

    PRESS RELEASE Shortlist features innovative new products geared at a more upscale client and sophisticated palate TORONTO, April 4, 2018: Retail Council of Canada (RCC) is excited to reveal the finalists for the 25th Anniversary Canadian Grand Prix New Product Awards. The 119 submissions are the most impressive new products …

  • 5 April

    FOOD PROCESSOR ASSOCIATIONS DEVELOP BC FOOD CONNECTION, A DIGITAL TOOL TO STIMULATE FOOD INDUSTRY GROWTH

    Food Processor Associations Develop BC Food Connection, a Digital Tool to Stimulate Food Industry Growth Seeking co-packing businesses for database tool to attract more business April 3, 2018 –  The BC Food Processors Association and the Small Scale Food Processor Association are excited to announce the launch of a business …

  • 4 April

    BERETTA FARMS INTRODUCES ITS NEW MAPLE BREAKFAST SAUSAGE

    Canadians can now start their day with a flavourful, protein-packed breakfast TORONTO, ON, April 3, 2018: The Beretta Farms Maple Breakfast Sausage has launched in retail stores across Canada. Made with 100% Canadian-raised pork, the Maple Breakfast Sausage contains 7 grams of protein, and is free of antibiotics, nitrites and …

  • 2 April

    Kraft Heinz Canada announces industry veteran from Europe as the newly created Head of Business Development

    April 2, 2018 Kraft Heinz Canada announced today that European veteran Bruno Keller will take on the newly created role of Head of Business Development. His role will focus on consolidating business build activities and continuing to strengthen the partnership between the Brand Building, Innovation, Sales and Operations teams. For …

  • 2 April

    Mar / Apr 2018

    MARCH/APRIL 2018 • VOLUME 104, NO.2 In this Issue 21 Focused on the Future Western Canadian independents prepare for change. 25 Chilling Out – Cold Beverages 33 Grocery POS POS Systems have evolved to meet grocery stores’ unique needs. 35 Strong, Proud And Free A remarkable sense of independence governs …

March, 2018