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News by subject: FOOD/COOKING

19 september 2018

13:33
On Thanksgiving Monday, October 8 at 10 pm ET, TVO presents the World Premiere of TVO Original The Superfood Chain on TVO and tvo.org. This thought-provoking documentary from acclaimed filmmaker Ann Shin (The Defector) explores the stories behind...


6 september 2018

09:33
This year is shaping up to be the toughest year for foodservice operators since 2011, according to Restaurants Canada, the largest association representing foodservice and hospitality businesses across the country.While overall foodservice sales were...


4 september 2018

07:03
Move over pumpkin spice. After a three-week nation-wide teaser campaign, Canada's premium juice and smoothie bar, Booster Juice, is blending smoothies with blue algae (also known as Phycocyanin powder) just in time for fall. Phycocyanin powder is a...


30 august 2018

13:33
Restaurants Canada, the largest association representing foodservice and hospitality businesses in Canada, today announced a new partnership with Cyberisk Chek Inc., an innovative cyber security solution provider. The partnership will give...


27 august 2018

17:03
Constellation Brands, Inc. , a leading beverage alcohol company, announced today that Bill Newlands, president and chief operating officer and David Klein, chief financial officer, will present at the Barclays Global Consumer Staples Conference on...

09:03
A new partnership between Restaurants Canada, the largest association representing foodservice and hospitality businesses in Canada, and blueRover Inc., a leader in the Internet of Things technology space, is introducing game-changing food delivery...


24 august 2018

05:03
Bald Baker, a creator of sugar conscious and health forward treats, has announced it is adding NutriFusion® vitamins from fruits and vegetables to the simple ingredient list of its new cookie, Oat to Joy. The new product comes in at only 200 calories...


22 august 2018

17:03
Blaze Fast Fire'd Pizza, the recognized world leader in fast artisanal pizza, is giving fans in Red Deer a reason to celebrate. This Thursday, August 23rd, the leading fast casual brand will open a beautiful 2,200 square foot open kitchen restaurant...


9 august 2018

14:33
Restaurants Canada welcomes today's announcement from Finance Minister Bill Morneau and Mary Ng, Canada's new minister for small business and export promotion, regarding new deals with major credit card companies to reduce the fees they charge...


7 august 2018

07:03
Sonoco , one of the largest diversified global packaging companies, announced the expansion of its environmental and social stewardship initiatives to include commitments to achieve greater packaging sustainability and recycling in support the food...


2 august 2018

09:03
TORONTO, August 2, 2018 ? Businesses across Canada's foodservice sector are bracing themselves for rising food costs resulting from tense international trade negotiations. According to Restaurants Canada's most recent quarterly Restaurant Outlook...


25 july 2018

10:33
Calling personalized nutrition the next big focus in food, the team at Lux Research, a leading provider of tech-enabled research and advisory services about technology innovation, has served up an analysis of the key commercialization requirements...


4 july 2018

10:33
After a short 5 years in business, the Cloverbelt Food Co-op has changed the face of local food distribution in the Northern region of Ontario. Much of the rural communities in the North are geographically vast, preventing its residents from having...

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Now more than ever, restaurateurs should utilize every opportunity to leverage a positive workplace culture to strengthen the Canadian foodservice industry. Restaurants Canada and Centennial College have spent more than a year in partnership to...


2 july 2018

14:03
Blaze Fast-Fire'd Pizza announced today the launch of its first shareable side item, Dough Knotstm.  Developed by Executive Chef Bradford Kent and leveraging his signature, light-as air-dough recipe, Dough Knotstm are a modern twist on traditional...


21 june 2018

17:03
The Green Organic Dutchman Holdings Ltd. (the "Company" or "TGOD") is pleased to announce that it has decided to add a 287,245 sq ft purpose-built facility on its Valleyfield property capable of producing 40,000 kgs of premium organic cannabis....


19 june 2018

08:03
(June 19, 2018)? Sun-Rype Products Ltd. ("SunRype" or the "Company"), a manufacturer and marketer of healthy food and beverage products, today announced that they have partnered with Mamas for Mamas charitable organization. Over the next 12 months,...


18 june 2018

09:03
Blaze Fast Fire'd Pizza, the recognized world leader in fast artisanal pizza, is giving fans in Lethbridge a reason to celebrate. This Thursday, June 21st, the leading fast casual brand will open a beautiful 2,500 square foot open kitchen restaurant...


11 june 2018

09:33
The Tenth World Salt Symposium will be held June 19-21, 2018 in Park City, Utah, and will feature nearly 100 presentations from around the globe covering all topics related to salt. Starting in the 1960's, people from around the world have gathered...


31 may 2018

09:33
SAN FRANCISCO, May 31, 2018 ? Sustainable Brands® recently announced final program details for SB'18 Vancouver, running June 4-7 at Vancouver Convention Centre West in Vancouver, British Columbia. Programming this year will take place on the...


28 may 2018

09:03
SUBWAY® restaurants across Ontario have partnered, once again, with the Ontario Association of Food Banks to address summer hunger. Through the ?Make Someone's Day with Sub of the Day' campaign, which ran from February 12th ? April 1st, 2018,...


25 may 2018

18:03
Post Reports Fire with No Injuries at Michael Foods Plant Location St. Louis ? May 25, 2018 - Post Holdings, Inc. , a consumer packaged goods holding company, reported a fire took place on the evening of May 24, 2018 at its Michael Foods plant...


15 may 2018

07:03
Del Taco Restaurants, Inc. , the nation's second leading Mexican quick service restaurant* (MQSR), today announced its franchise growth incentive program for 2018, geared specifically toward multi-unit operators looking to expand their portfolio with...


11 may 2018

04:03
CP Kelco, a leading global producer of specialty hydrocolloid ingredients, today announced it has completed the sale of its carrageenan plant in Sibonga, Cebu, Philippines, to Marcel Trading Corporation, a carrageenan producer in the Philippines. In...


30 april 2018

13:33
Ready to ?avo great meal? Well then, book your ticket and head to the airport to enjoy Airport Restaurant Month's new menus full of bold and original flavors. This May, more than 80 restaurants across nearly 50 North American airports are...


24 april 2018

10:33
Grain shippers welcomed news that a work stoppage at CP has been avoided following a recommendation from federal officials and the parties to hold a ratification vote.  A work stoppage this week on CP would have had a devastating impact on grain...


20 april 2018

15:03
NatureSweet® Tomatoes (NatureSweet.com), will showcase their full line up of products including Cherubs®, SunBursts®, Glorys®, Jubileestm, Eclipsestm, Twilightstm and Constellation® as well as the NEW Brighthouse Organics® line at this year's...


19 april 2018

18:33
Del Taco Restaurants, Inc. , the nation's second leading Mexican quick service restaurant,** today announced the return of its tender braised, shredded pork Carnitas, back for a limited time due to popular demand. Now available at the company's more...


12 april 2018

09:03
AgJunction, Inc. , a global leader in advanced guidance and autosteering, today announced the opening of the HandsFreeFarm.com online store to bring low-cost, simple-to-use precision agriculture solutions direct to all farmers.  To launch the online...


4 april 2018

12:03
In the face of quickly rising global obesity and diabetes rates, there is a high-stakes and high-tech race to find new and better ways to reduce and replace sucrose across the food and beverage industry. To identify which sugar reduction technologies...


22 march 2018

12:03
Blaze Fast-Fire'd Pizza, the recognized world leader in fast artisanal pizza, today announced that it has opened its first location in the Middle East at The Avenues in Kuwait City, Kuwait.  The build-your-own pizza chain, known for its chef-driven...


13 march 2018

12:33
Rodizio Grill® is reopening its location at the Liberty Center in Liberty Township, OH this spring. Rodizio Grill - Liberty Center is opening under new franchise ownership of George Chaposky, who has been successfully operating Rodizio Grill in...


7 march 2018

09:03
Calgarians are invited to experience popular quick service restaurant Edo Japan (Edo) in a whole new way, as the eatery unveils its new in-store concept: Edo Japan Fresh Take. The Alberta-based franchise will launch the new concept in Calgary at its...


1 march 2018

13:03
At Blaze Fast-Fire'd Pizza, the recognized world leader in fast, artisanal pizza, the details truly matter. From the exact measurements determining the proper flour to water ratio in the company's signature, scratch-made dough, to perfecting the bake...


26 february 2018

11:03
Restaurants Canada remains optimistic that the federal government's 2018-2019 budget will include policies and measures that will alleviate financial pressure on small businesses and the nation's foodservice industry that will encourage growth from...


23 february 2018

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Restaurants Canada is pleased to announce that the Honourable Ahmed D. Hussen, Canada's Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship will officially open RC Show 2018 ? the biggest event of the year for Canada's restaurant and hospitality...


22 february 2018

09:03
The "Uncommon Flavors of Europe" campaign co-financed by the European Union, has launched an online "Learn & Earn" contest for a trip to Italy to visit the production areas of the campaign partners which include: Asiago PDO cheese made in the regions...


21 february 2018

09:03
Under the "Enjoy, it's from Europe" program adopted by the European Union, a new campaign titled "Uncommon Flavors of Europe" will bring the attention of consumers and industry professionals to three products from Italy for the next three years in...


8 february 2018

13:03
Little Caesar of Canada, the pizza chain known for the Hot-N-Ready® pepperoni pizza, announced it is making lives more convenient with an Unbeatable Nationwide Price1 ? the $5.99 Classic. The medium, round pizza is topped with the chain's...

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The "Uncommon Flavors of Europe" campaign co-financed by the European Union, has launched an online "Learn & Earn" contest for a trip to Italy to visit the production areas of the campaign partners which include: Asiago PDO cheese made in the regions...


6 february 2018

17:03
Proposed amendments to the Fisheries Act announced by Minister Dominic LeBlanc today will result in a robust and modern law to protect fish and fish habitat, World Wildlife Fund Canada said. The proposed amendments restore habitat protections removed...


31 january 2018

18:03
Nomad Dinner Club is taking the concept of a touring rock band or headliner DJ and bringing it to the culinary world. The company prides itself on being the first of its kind in Canada. The Nomad Dinner Club is providing its members a dining...


30 january 2018

07:33
Are you a farmer looking to do some good in your community?  Or maybe you're a local not-for-profit or charitable organization that could use a bit of financial help.  Whether farmer or charitable group, the 2018 Canada's Farmers Grow Communities...


26 january 2018

11:33
The Canada Organic Trade Association (COTA), Canada's national organic industry association, is pleased that the Government of Canada has announced funding for the Canada Organic Standards. This morning, Honourable Minister MacAulay, Minister of...


24 january 2018

10:33
San Diego-based Ballast Point®, a pioneer in the craft beer industry and one of the nation's leading craft breweries known for high-quality, award-winning and innovative beers, today announced the opening of a brewery, tasting room and kitchen in the...


19 january 2018

07:33
Over 50 protests are taking place today at Tim Hortons locations across the country as part of a National Day of Action Against the Cuts. The national protests are in response to Tim Hortons clawing back workers' benefits, paid breaks and other perks...


5 january 2018

16:33
Social media in Toronto was buzzing in August 2017 after construction signage appeared on a property at the corner of Yonge and Wellington Street with the distinctive logo of Drake's OVO brand. Local residents began speculating that the Toronto-based...


12 december 2017

16:33
Restaurants Canada remains concerned that the Wynne government has again failed to understand how their policies are hurting consumers. Today, Liberal MPP Yvan Baker introduced a private member's bill related to ?all-in pricing' without considering...

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For the fifth time in six years, Telluride has been named the #1 ski resort in North America in Condé Nast Traveler's annual reader survey. The details: Rising above the rest once again, Telluride remained in the summit of the annual ranking for...


4 december 2017

15:33
Restaurants Canada welcomes the federal government's announcement that 2018 will be the Canada-China year of tourism. This initiative represents a major opportunity to promote economic collaboration, increase ties between our countries and welcome...