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July 10, 2017  

Toronto juice-maker gets $6.3M for cold pasteurization technologies

Federal investment will be used to purchase equipment that will extend the shelf-life of the company’s cold-pressed organic juices.

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July 4, 2017  

Smarten up your motors: connect with the world of IIoT

Food plant managers can retrofit most motors with smart sensors to bring their plants into the digital age.

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February 2, 2017  

Canada’s best prospects for trade with China go beyond natural resources

The value of Canadian exports to China has grown at a double-digit pace from 2006 to 2015.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing Business Operations Economy General
October 4, 2016  

Food manufacturing industry to see record profits in 2016

Rising demand from developing countries is boosting the industry’s exports.

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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.

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March 30, 2016  

Canada-US study finds toxic BPA in majority of food cans

Chemical has been linked to cancer, infertility, type-2 diabetes, obesity, asthma and behavioural changes.

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March 15, 2016  

Investigation under way after graphic video surfaces from Kellogg plant [VIDEO]

Video shows a man urinating on an assembly line at company’s Memphis, Tenn. factory in 2014.

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February 18, 2016  

High Liner downsizing Massachusetts fish plant

Nova Scotia-based company says it will refocus production on three other locations, including its Lunenberg, NS facility.

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January 8, 2016  

Maple Leaf Foods offers to hire Syrian refugees at Alta., Man. plants

Company is facing a chronic shortage of employees exacerbated by restrictions placed on the temporary foreign worker program.

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November 25, 2015  

General Mills to buy only cage free eggs by 2025

Joins McDonald’s, Starbucks and Burger King, among others.

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November 25, 2015  

Maple Leaf Foods cutting more than 400 jobs

Cuts come as the company nears the end of a massive restructuring plan.

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November 24, 2015  

Nestle admits Thai seafood suppliers abuse workers

The food giant launched an internal investigation in 2014 after reports tied brutal and unregulated working conditions to its brands.

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November 16, 2015  

Hershey to replace artificial flavours in some popular chocolates

Chocolate-maker will now use real vanilla extract flavour its Hershey Kisses and bars.

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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.

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September 11, 2015  

Healthy snacks to make up 50% of Mondelez portfolio within 5 years

Company expects to focus 70% of new product development efforts on healthy goods.