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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…