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News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
August 31, 2020  

Calgary chicken processing plant remains open after COVID-19 outbreak

Alberta Health official said there had been 19 cases of the virus with 18 of them still considered active.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
April 23, 2020  

Horgan tells workers stay home if sick after virus outbreak at chicken plant

28 workers at the United Poultry plant in Vancouver tested positive for COVID-19, facility has been closed.

News Manufacturing General
April 22, 2020  

Vancouver chicken plant closed after 28 workers test positive for virus

CFIA and Vancouver Coastal Health are leading the investigation into the outbreak.

News General
November 27, 2018  

Maple Leaf to build new London plant, but shuttering 3 others

Investing an initial $605.5 million into the plant that will serve Eastern Canada and an additional $5 million into related project.

News Food & Beverage Government Manufacturing Business Operations Economy General
April 1, 2016  

Peladeau clucks over St-Hubert/Swiss Chalet chicken deal

Claims Liberal government isn’t doing enough to prevent takeovers of Quebec companies.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General Operations Production
October 27, 2015  

McDonald’s Canada to remove most antibiotics from chicken

Phase-out will be complete by end of 2018 and will focus on antibiotics important to human medicine.

News Business Operations Operations Technology
December 15, 2011  

Sunnymel hiring 250 people for NB chicken plant

Chicken processor Sunnymel is hiring 250 people, skilled, unskilled and office personnel, to work at a poultry slaughterhouse it is building in Clair, NB.