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News by subject: FOOD/COOKING

20 june 2019

16:35
Just as the weather in Calgary begins to shift, patios are dusted off, and shorts and sandals are pulled from the back of your closet, Wild Rose Brewery, working with Wild Life Distillery and Highwood Distillers, swoops in with Drifter sparkling...


17 june 2019

09:05
Building on the growth of more than 136 locations across Canada, Edo Japan, one of Canada's leading quick-service restaurants, will open its first Ottawa restaurant on June 24. Continuing the brand's eastern expansion, most recently with the launch...


13 june 2019

14:25
Nature's One, the leader in organic pediatric nutrition, is investing $32-million to build the world's first dedicated Organic Infant Nutritional Facility.  Located in the City of Heath, Ohio, the manufacturing facility will be a fully integrated...


10 june 2019

16:30
TORONTO, June 10, 2019 ? Restaurants Canada welcomes today's commitments from the federal government to further action on plastic waste reduction as an opportunity to develop a truly national path forward in collaboration with industry.Speaking today...


3 june 2019

08:55
Restaurants Canada, the national association representing the Canadian foodservice and hospitality industry, is excited to announce its fourth association partnership with the Tourism Industry Association of Prince Edward Island (TIAPEI), which...


30 may 2019

14:35
Restaurants Canada welcomes today's announcement from the federal government regarding its Climate Action Incentive Fund, which acts on recommendations to help foodservice businesses reduce their environmental footprint while improving their bottom...


29 may 2019

09:05
PureCircle (LSE: PURE), the world's leading producer and innovator of stevia sweeteners, reports the use of stevia leaf sweetener in food and beverage products grew at an accelerated pace last year.  In 2018, the number of new products using stevia...


23 may 2019

09:05
Canadians under 40 are taking the biggest bite out of the country's restaurant business while showing an appetite for environmentally sustainable operations and menu options. Plant-based protein, sustainable seafood and locally sourced food are in...


22 may 2019

20:10
Blaze Fast Fire'd Pizza, the recognized world leader in fast artisanal pizza, is giving fans in Edmonton a reason to celebrate. This Thursday, May 23rd, the leading fast casual brand will open a beautiful open kitchen restaurant located in Edmonton...


21 may 2019

10:40
Today Good Earth Coffeehouse (Good Earth) opens its 24th café in the heart of Calgary at the Verve condominiums, within the vibrant East Village where it is easy to connect to both city life and nature. Good Earth is the first business to open its...

08:05
Post Holdings, Inc. , a consumer packaged goods holding company, and TreeHouse Foods today announced that the Federal Trade Commission has granted early termination of the waiting period under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of...


16 may 2019

12:35
Restaurants Canada is proud to announce that it has received the 2019 ENERGY STAR® Recruit of the Year Award, which recognizes leadership and innovation in promoting ENERGY STAR® certified products and raising the profile of ENERGY STAR® in...

12:05
PureCircle (LSE: PURE), the world's leading producer and innovator of stevia sweeteners, has entered into a new stevia supply agreement with Merisant, one of the world's leading producers of low- and zero-calorie tabletop sweeteners for consumers. ...


23 april 2019

16:00
International on-demand food delivery service, foodora is announcing its latest Canadian market expansion to Ottawa, introducing its signature pink, and opening a world of convenience and flavours to busy, on-the-go Ottawans. As of April 24,...

06:00
Highlights: Laker Lager, one of the most popular beer brands in Ontario, teams up with Piller's award-winning smoked sausages to make this summer a little tastier.$3 off Piller's Smoked Sausages in specially marked 24-bottle packs of Laker Lager.Two...


22 april 2019

10:55
At Blaze Pizza, making intelligent choices for people, pizza and the planet has always been at the forefront of decision-making. Since its inception, the fast casual concept has constructed its restaurants with recycled and sustainable materials,...


9 april 2019

09:10
Restaurants Canada, a national association representing more than 30,000 foodservice and hospitality businesses across Canada, is thrilled to welcome the Saskatchewan Hotel & Hospitality Association (SHHA), who for over 80 years has been representing...


1 april 2019

10:55
Alberta's foodservice industry reported record sales in 2018, but don't be fooled: adjusted for menu inflation, year-over-year sales have been declining for the average restaurant since 2015."This has troubling implications for communities across...


28 march 2019

09:05
Freshii's mission has always been to help citizens of the world live better by making healthy food convenient and affordable. But, as a fast-growing leader among health and wellness brands, Freshii knows that healthy living is so much more than just...


25 march 2019

10:35
More than a third of Alberta's foodservice businesses might close their doors if the realities of running a restaurant in the province don't improve, according to new survey results from Restaurants Canada.In a recent survey of foodservice operators...


19 march 2019

21:00
PureCircle (LSE: PURE), the world's leading producer and innovator of stevia sweeteners, announces that it has received approval for expanded use and applications of its next generation stevia leaf sweetener -- Reb M ? in Singapore. This enables food...


14 march 2019

06:00
Few public documents are as universally recognized as Canada's Food Guide. In fact, preliminary findings of a study conducted by Dr. Sylvain Charlebois, Senior Director at the Dalhousie University Agrifood Analytics Lab and the University of Guelph,...


13 march 2019

09:30
iQ, Canada's leading healthy fast casual restaurant brand, today has expanded on its food and beverage partnership with Equinox, the global high performance lifestyle leader with the launch of a second iQx outpost. Located inside Equinox's Bay...


25 february 2019

11:00
The global demand for stevia is growing, as beverage and food companies increase use of the plant-based zero-calorie sweetener.  Last year, PureCircle (LSE: PURE) announced that it vastly increased its capacity to supply the new generation stevia...

10:00
NSF Certification, LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of global public health organization NSF International, is now accredited by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) to certify supplier compliance to U.S. food safety regulations under the...

09:00
Plant-based alternatives and paper straws are now some of Canada's hottest dining trends, while cannabis-infused products are leading the charge for what's next, according to Restaurants Canada's 2019 Chef Survey.Each year, Restaurants Canada asks...

06:00
Highlights: The Greater Kitchener Waterloo Chamber of Commerce named Waterloo Brewing Business of the Year, among companies with over 50 employees.Waterloo Brewing is celebrating its 35th anniversary as Ontario's First Craft Brewer and has been part...


24 february 2019

09:00
Restaurants Canada is pleased to welcome Brad Kramble, President and Chief Operating Officer of Winnipeg, Manitoba's Salisbury House, as its new Chair of the Board for 2019-2020. He was elected at the national association's annual general meeting...


14 february 2019

14:30
Blaze Fast-Fire'd Pizza, the recognized world leader in fast artisanal pizza, today announced that it is testing large 14-inch pizzas as part of a campaign to grow its digital delivery and carryout business. "Most delivery pizza is consumed at home...


13 february 2019

15:45
iQ, Canada's leading healthy fast casual restaurant brand, has just opened its eighth location in the GTA, and its first uptown Toronto location. As one of the tenants anchoring RioCan's newly built Yonge Sheppard Centre, iQ is one of several brands...


12 february 2019

11:55
Today, Restaurants Canada, which represents more than 30,000 foodservice and hospitality businesses across Canada, unveiled a campaign to raise awareness about the troubling realities that restaurants in Alberta are facing and policy solutions for...


7 february 2019

08:50
Restaurants Canada, a national association representing more than 30,000 foodservice and hospitality businesses across Canada, is excited to welcome the Tourism Industry Association of New Brunswick (TIANB), the leading advocate for tourism issues in...


6 february 2019

14:55
Restaurants Canada's 2019 RC Show is convening hospitality industry leaders and CEOs from top restaurants ? including McDonalds, Starbucks, KFC Canada, A&W and many more ? to share their stories and lead the conversation around the true meaning of...


5 february 2019

14:30
"I've always been impressed by Vitasave's vision, customer service and terrific team! Vitasave has been a highly valued retail partner of ours for years and we look forward to many more!" ? Charles Chang, Founder of Vega "I have known the people...


25 january 2019

09:15
From restaurant robots and holograms, to meatless meat and transforming unused milk sugar into superior spirits, the 2019 RC Show has officially released its list of must-see, innovative products set to reshape the hospitality industry and transform...


16 january 2019

14:20
Graph Blockchain Inc. ("Graph" or "Company") is pleased to announce a non-binding Memorandum of Understanding ("MOU") entered into between Datametrex AI Limited ("Datametrex"), an associated company of Graph, with Lotte Data Communication Company,...


14 january 2019

09:25
CP Kelco, a leading global producer of specialty hydrocolloid solutions, announced today that the following 19 GENU® Pectin products are Non-GMO Project (NGP) verified:  GENU® BETA PectinGENU® Pectin type B rapid setGENU® Pectin type D slow...


7 january 2019

14:05
Since December, Aeromexico customers on all international and selected domestic flights departing from Mexico City have been treated to new flavors certain to tempt even the most discerning palate, thanks to the Top Chefs at Gate Gourmet...


4 january 2019

11:20
A reinvention of the traditional dinner club has emerged and it's inviting people to join a movement devoted to reconnecting while breaking bread together. Just in time for the New Year, the International Dinner Club combines fun, adventure, and the...


3 january 2019

10:55
Blaze Fast-Fire'd Pizza, the recognized world leader in fast artisanal pizza, today announced that it is blazing a new trail when it comes to value, unveiling offers geared toward busy lunch time guests and carryout fanatics on the go. Guests can now...


21 december 2018

10:45
Several of Toronto's top restaurants and bars have come together to launch King West Cares, a community program built on the importance of celebrating with loved ones and breaking bread together. As the holidays quickly approach, King West Cares is...


19 december 2018

08:00
Bacteria that is resistant to antibiotics most critically important to humans, has been found in pork from supermarket shelves in Brazil, Spain and Thailand. This is a symptom of the routine overuse of antibiotics propping up low-welfare practices in...


18 december 2018

16:45
Richardson International Limited ("Richardson") is pleased to announce an agreement with Conagra Brands, Inc. for the purchase of Wesson, a leading U.S. retail brand of canola and vegetable cooking oils. Wesson has been a preferred choice in...


14 december 2018

11:10
In the spirit of the season, Questrade has announced a donation of the equivalent of 250,000 meals to Food Banks Canada on behalf of Questrade customers and employees, as part of its annual campaign to help Canadian families in need across the...


10 december 2018

08:00
Celebrity chef David Rocco teams up with Ethiopian Airlines CanadaEthiopian Airlines Canada hosted over 50 VIP guests which included tour operators, travel consolidators and media to an up close and personal evening with Canadian celebrity chef David...


7 december 2018

09:15
Restaurants Canada has just released a carefully curated list of the top food and dining trends you can expect to see at the 2019 RC Show, Canada's largest foodservice and hospitality trade event.The upcoming RC Show is leading the conversation...


5 december 2018

11:15
For three weeks starting on Monday, December 10th, diners at OTG?s Marathi can spice up their home life too. Paul George, the Indian restaurant's executive chef, will be giving away spice kits to pre-flight diners, for a limited time while supplies...


4 december 2018

16:45
Arctic Glacier Income Fund (the "Fund") is providing a default status report, in accordance with the alternative information guidelines set out in National Policy 12-203 Cease Trade Orders for Continuous Disclosure Defaults ("National Policy...

06:00
The average Canadian family can expect to spend $411 more on food in 2019, bringing their total yearly grocery bill to $12,157 thanks to more expensive fruit and vegetables, according to Canada's Food Price Report. This expected increase in food...


3 december 2018

09:00
PureCircle (LSE: PURE), the world's leading producer and innovator of great-tasting stevia sweeteners, announces that, after extensive R&D, it has identified high content of proteins, soluble fibers and antioxidants in the stevia plant and plans to...