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News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
October 30, 2019  

Lassonde juice maker buying BC’s Sun-Rype for $100M

Acquisition strengthens Quebec company’s presence in Canadian and US markets.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General Sustainability
October 29, 2019  

Beverage companies aim to get bottles recycled, not trashed

Coca-Cola, PepsiCo and Keurig Dr. Pepper are investing US$100 million to improve recycling collection and processing.

Feature Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
October 29, 2019  

Know your competition to ensure business success

What to focus on while you identify, analyze, and determine their strengths and weaknesses.

Feature Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
October 23, 2019  

Why cash flow management matters

Profitability is important, but cash is the real king of business.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
October 22, 2019  

PaiGE Growth signs MOU with vertical farmer CubicFarm

Pond Technologies subsidiary to study the effectiveness of applying vertical farming systems to grow vegetables.

News Food & Beverage General
October 17, 2019  

‘Sky didn’t fall:’ Police, lawyers still adjusting after pot legalization

Organized crime’s market share and youth consumption have not yet fallen, and tools to detect stoned drivers are still lacking.

News Food & Beverage General
October 17, 2019  

Molson Coors, Hexo to launch CBD-infused water, THC drinks later this year

A wave of cannabis-infused beverages is coming as Canada welcomes legal edibles in December.

News Food & Beverage General
October 16, 2019  

Beef recall expands as Toronto slaughterhouse co-operates with food watchdog

Ryding-Regency Meat Packers Ltd. had its licence suspended Sept. 17 due to possible E. coli O157:H7 contamination.

News Food & Beverage General
October 16, 2019  

A&W reports sales growth, but net income falls short of expectations

Net income excluding non-cash items came in at $8.429 million for the quarter.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
October 16, 2019  

Seafood fraud common in Canada’s cities: Oceana Canada study

Results combined with previous investigations found 47% of the 472 fish samples were mislabelled in six Canadian cities.

News Food & Beverage Government Manufacturing Economy General
October 15, 2019  

China tempers hopes about US tariff war truce

US complaints China steals or pressures companies to hand over technology have not been addressed.

News Food & Beverage General
October 15, 2019  

Canadian company enlists bees to deliver crop protection

Bee Vectoring Technologies has created a way for bees to deliver a bacterial fungicide to blueberry, sunflower and other crops.

News Food & Beverage General
October 8, 2019  

Food fraud test kits help diners detect mislabelling at home, in restaurants

Guelph, Ont.-based LifeScanner sells kits in sets of two or four for about $31 or $50, respectively.

News Food & Beverage Government General
October 8, 2019  

US signs limited deal with Japan on ag, digital trade

U.S. farmers have been operating at a disadvantage in Japan since Trump withdrew from the Trans-Pacific Partnership agreement.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
October 3, 2019  

West Bank winery wants in on ‘Product of Israel’ appeal

Psagot says it was conspicuously left out of the earlier proceedings.

News Aerospace Food & Beverage Government Manufacturing General
October 3, 2019  

US tariffs on EU goods would include cheese, wine, aircraft

WTO ruled the US could retaliate over illegal aid that the 28-country EU gave to Airbus.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
October 3, 2019  

Meat packer recalling beef, veal products over E. Coli concerns

Ryding-Regency is recalling dozens of products produced on May 27 and May 30.

News Food & Beverage Government Manufacturing General
October 3, 2019  

Canopy Growth buys ex NHL player’s sports nutrition business

Mike Cammalleri’s BioSteel is now developing a line of cannabidiol products.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
October 3, 2019  

Canadian doctor says blowback to meat study is ‘hysterical’

Found evidence linking red meat consumption to cancer, heart disease and other bad health outcomes is weak.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
October 1, 2019  

Bridor investing $200M in Canadian, US bakery plants

European-style bakery company has earmarked $170 million for its Boucherville, Que. plant.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
September 26, 2019  

McDonald’s launches Beyond Meat burger test in 28 Ont. restaurants

Patty will taste different from the ones customers can eat at other fast-food chains in Canada.

Biz Intelligence Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
September 23, 2019  

Traceability in a connected world: Whitepaper

Sponsored Content provided by PLANT partners: The tech-shift in

News Food & Beverage General
September 19, 2019  

Tim Hortons drops Beyond Meat products except in Ontario, BC

Company announced in May it would test its three meatless breakfast sandwiches at some stores.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
September 11, 2019  

Highbury Canco, Kraft Heinz Canada renew Leamington deal

Multi-year agreement has a retail value of approximately $1 billion.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
September 11, 2019  

StarKist to pay US$100M fine in tuna price fixing case

Tuna giant asked to half the fine that could lead it to bankruptcy, judge declined.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
August 26, 2019  

Canadian lobster exports to China soar as US sales plunge amid tariffs

Already approaching 33 million pounds, which is nearly as much as all of 2018.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
August 26, 2019  

Pushing ahead on pot gummy plans despite hazy regulations

Regulations will make edibles legal come into force Oct. 17, a year after Canada legalized the sale and purchase of cannabis.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
August 19, 2019  

Entrepreneurs turning beer byproduct into bread, cookies and profits

An industry has formed around spent grain with entrepreneurs turning it into cookies, breads and even dog treats.

Feature Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
August 15, 2019  

Sweet success: BioNeutra wins with three-in-one VitaFiber

Recent growth is backed by almost 30 years of ground-breaking research.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
August 15, 2019  

Demand for luxury shellfish is polluting the ocean with plastic

Four to six tonnes of plastic debris from shellfish aquaculture is collected from beaches annually.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
August 14, 2019  

Prospect of US-China trade deal worries Canadian farmers

Exports of beef, pork, canola and soybeans have largely been locked out of the massive Chinese market.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General Sustainability
August 12, 2019  

PEI fish plant to promote Canada’s sustainable tuna fishery

Looking to spread the word Canada has the most regulated and sustainable tuna fishery in the world.