In The News

Call for Proposals – Cdn food and beverage processing cluster

Friday, August 11th, 2017 | Industry

Food & Beverage Manitoba is pleased to inform you that the call for research and innovation proposals for Canada’s food and beverage processing industry under the next five year funding cycle –the Canadian Agricultural Partnership – from 2018 to 2023 more…

Friday, August 4 is the deadline to enter The Great Manitoba Food Fight 2017

Monday, July 24th, 2017 | Food and Beverage MB, Industry

The deadline to enter The Great Manitoba Food Fight is coming up quickly!  Submit your made-in-Manitoba new and innovative food or alcoholic beverage product for a chance to win an award package to help launch your product into the marketplace.  more…

Food & Beverage Manitoba presents the Manitoba Made Business Resource Menu

Tuesday, July 11th, 2017 | Food and Beverage MB, Industry

In March and April 2017, the Food & Beverage Manitoba Board of Directors hosted a series of meetings with members to get ideas to present to the provincial government for replacement programs to GF2. Throughout the discussions, there was an more…

Register for a Webinar about My CFIA

Tuesday, July 11th, 2017 | Industry

Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) Webinar   On January 9, 2017, the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) launched “My CFIA”. This new electronic tool allows industries who have enrolled with “My CFIA” to conduct business transactions online. “My CFIA” is a convenient more…

Nominations for Food & Beverage Manitoba’s Industry Excellence Awards are now being accepted

Wednesday, July 5th, 2017 | Food and Beverage MB

Nominations for Food & Beverage Manitoba’s Industry Excellence Awards are now being accepted!   Is there a company, person, or product that you believe deserves recognition?  If so, nominate them for an award!  Deadline for nominations is Friday, August 4, more…

Amazon buying Whole Foods for $13.7B in grocery industry shakeup

Monday, June 26th, 2017 |

High-end grocery chain has 13 locations in Canada   Online selling giant Amazon is buying high-end grocery store chain Whole Foods in a deal that has the potential to revolutionize both sides of the retail industry.   Amazon will pay more…

Three Manitoba companies featured on Food in Canada’s ‘Top Ten To Watch In 2017’

Wednesday, May 17th, 2017 | Food and Beverage MB, Industry

  Every year Food in Canada Magazine spotlights ten growing Canadian food and beverage companies they think will be making headlines in the coming year.  This year three Manitoba companies have made that list.   “We are thrilled, honoured and more…

Manitoba’s export performance poised to increase courtesy of diversification, says EDC

Tuesday, May 16th, 2017 |

  WINNIPEG, May 10, 2017 /CNW – Putting its trade eggs in different baskets is translating into growth for Manitoba exporters this year.   After posting a modest decline in 2016, one of the most diversified provinces in the country more…

Federal budget highlights agriculture and agri-food

Tuesday, March 28th, 2017 |

  Deanna Rosolen Managing Editor, Food in Canada   Ottawa – The federal government released its budget yesterday and one of its highlights was Canada’s agri-food sector.   The sector was named as one of six key areas that will more…