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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.

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May 25, 2016  

Canada Bread to close North Bay, Ont., bakery in August

Production will be moved to bakeries in Ontario and Quebec.

News Food & Beverage Government Manufacturing General Operations Production
March 26, 2015  

Payroll rebate offer not factor in bakery closure, Canada Bread says

Province offered $6,100 per full-time employee if jobs at Moncton and Woodstock bakeries are maintained for three years.

News Food & Beverage Government Manufacturing General Operations Production
March 25, 2015  

Halifax bakery closure comes as a surprise to NS premier

Stephen McNeil says Canada Bread Co. hasn’t approached the province for financial help.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
March 24, 2015  

Canada Bread consolidates, closing Halifax plant

Production moving to New Brunswick; 105 people affected.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General Operations Production
February 2, 2015  

Grupo Bimbo completes acquisition of Saputo Bakery Inc.

Purchase includes the Vachon, Jos Louis, Ah Caramel, Passion Flakie and May West brands.

News Manufacturing Business Operations
October 22, 2013  

Maple Leaf Foods considers selling its bakery business by early 2014

Food processor looking for costs savings as part of a seven year manufacturing plan.

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January 31, 2013  

Canada Bread to close two bakeries

120 jobs will be lost in New Brunswick and Alberta.

News Manufacturing Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Technology
November 21, 2012  

Hostess unable to reach a deal with bakers union

Twinkies maker continues its plans to liquidate.

News Manufacturing Business Operations
November 16, 2012  

Hostess to wind down operations

Laying off 18,000 workers and selling brands following labour strike.

News General
June 24, 2010  

Canada Bread breaks ground for mega bakery

Officials break ground for Canada’s largest bakery in Hamilton.