JANUARY/FEBRUARY 2022 • VOLUME 108, NO.1
19 HEALTH & WELLNESS SPECIAL UPDATE
Getting Their Grow Up
Plant-based food and beverages options continue to increase as their popularity soars with Canadians.
27 Grocery Industry Gets Ready to Gather Live! In-Person at GSF West 2022
31 Store Strategies
35 Ian Dickson Retires from Associated Grocers
37 Top Ten Tips to Maximize Impulse Buys
39 Island Lifeline
ColdStar Solutions keeps grocery shelves well stocked on Vancouver Island.
45 Top of the Morning!
Today’s grocery retailers have good reasons to get excited about breakfast.
6 Market Update
10 Calendar of Events
28 Retail Collaboration
49 In the Bag
On Our Cover
12 A Natural Addition to the Family
Copperside Foods grows stronger by adding Shoppers Foods Wholesale to its support of BC’s North.
Cover Photography: Focal Point Studios