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News Food & Beverage General Operations
October 27, 2020  

Maple Leaf Foods reports Q3 profit and sales up from year ago

Strong performance by its meat protein group more than offset costs to mitigate COVID-19 risks.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
October 27, 2020  

BevCanna trial production runs of Keef, State B lines succeed

Next step for infused beverage expert is to move ahead quickly with commercialization plans.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
October 27, 2020  

Scientists remove 98 ‘murder hornets’ near Canadian border

Giant predatory insects found in Washington State present a huge threat to honey bees that pollinate many crops.

News Food & Beverage General
October 23, 2020  

Quebec pork plant outbreak grows, Alberta boosting travel industry

62 workers at an Olymel plant tested positive for the novel coronavirus.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
October 22, 2020  

Coca-Cola recovery continues as it grows leaner in pandemic

Company has accelerated a planned reorganization that will put more emphasis on fast-growing brands.

News Food & Beverage General
October 22, 2020  

Tim Hortons to test deposit program for returnable coffee cups, packaging

Cups and food containers would then be cleaned, sanitized and used again.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
October 22, 2020  

Ex Blue Bell Creameries president charged in deadly listeria case

Six counts of wire fraud and one count of conspiracy to commit wire fraud.

News Food & Beverage Economy General
October 21, 2020  

Dairy farmers facing losses due to CUSMA will be compensated: Trudeau

They’ve received a multi-year commitments for trade deal losses from EU and Pacific Rim agreements, but not North American deal.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
October 19, 2020  

NS wants ‘moderate livelihood,’ definition as lobster dispute boils over

Dispute ignited fierce clashes outside fish plants and a lobster pound storing a Mi’kmaq catches was burned to the ground.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
October 15, 2020  

Cheese producers react angrily to Mexico seizure over labelling

Business groups said the move by the Economy Department could unfairly damage the reputations of producers.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
October 8, 2020  

Lobster catch dropped in NS bay in years prior to launch of Mi’kmaq fishery

Catch in the bay fell from 1,691 tonnes to 915 tonnes over the three-year period, a decrease of 46%.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
October 5, 2020  

After dairy, metals, US trade hawks focus on foreign berries, produce

Lighthizer exploring how imports of blueberries and raspberries from Canada and Mexico may be hurting US farmers.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
September 22, 2020  

Forty Creek honours BC’s heartland with Nanaimo Bar Cream

Liqueur pays tribute to the name and flavour of the West Coast dessert.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
September 21, 2020  

Sunsprout Micro Greens Alfalfa recalled due to possible Salmonella

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency says the products were distributed across Ontario.

News Food & Beverage General
September 16, 2020  

Three-year Cleanfarms project focusing on improving Ag plastic recycling

Cleanfarms project is examining how plastic wrap and other used materials can be recovered for recycling.