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Kroger

Kroger sells Turkey Hill brand to private equity

U.S. grocery giant Kroger Co. has agreed to sell its Turkey Hill business to Texas based Peak Rock…
Walmart Canada

Walmart celebrates 25 years in Canada

Walmart entered the Canadian market a quarter of a century ago. Its entry began with the…
Cannabis insights

Nielsen, Headset and Deloitte team up on cannabis…

Nielsen, Headset and Deloitte have formed a strategic alliance to provide key stakeholders in the…
Dr. Sara Celik

Capitalize on the plant-based movement

We’ve seen a shift towards gluten-free options and gut-healthy fermented foods. Plant-based…
Co-op

Calgary Co-op offers compostable bags at checkout

Calgary Co-op is cracking down on plastic overuse by charging for plastic bags and introducing a…
Walmart and Penguin

Walmart and Penguin launch grocery pickup in…

Walmart Canada says that online grocery orders over $50 can now be picked up at the PenguinPickUp…
Unboxed Market

Toronto's first waste-free grocery store

A new grocery store in Toronto’s west end offers a glimpse at the future of food retail. Unboxed…
Food policy

Ottawa launches national food policy

The 2019 federal budget unveiled this week includes measures to reduce food waste and boost the…
New U.S. lines for Canada

Attention Retailers, Brokers, Distributors and…

Looking for new U.S. lines to represent in Canada? Contact Kathy Boyce, Marketing/Trade Specialist,…
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People

Rick Wiley

Rick Wiley new country manager – Canada for Mayborn

Mayborn USA Inc., the UK baby accessories company best known for the Tommee Tippee brand,…
Diana D'Elia

Aurora Importing names D’Elia director of marketing

Aurora Importing and Distributing has named Diana D’Elia its new director of marketing.…
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Paisley joins 6 Degrees

Industry expert Warren Paisley has been added to the executive team of conversion experts…
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Industry veteran Jim Slomka joins Grocery Magazine

Jim Slomka has joined the team at Grocery Business Magazine as a consultant. The 40-year…
Motaz Sabri

Bunzl Canada names new VP

Bunzl Canada has promoted Motaz Sabri, who has 18 years of experience in store supplies…
Cheryl Ong Seng and Dave Mann

IRI appoints Ong Seng managing director of Canada

IRI has announced the appointment of Cheryl Ong Seng as managing director of IRI Canada…
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Launch It / List It

Tommee Tippee No Knock Cup

Toddler proof cup

Tommee Tippee introduces its new No Knock Cup. The cup can’t be knocked over, but is also designed to lift up easily. Tommee Tippee says early reads in the U.S. indicate this product will add incrementality to the category. Tommee Tippee
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Upton’s Naturals Jackfruit

Upton’s Naturals has made pre-seasoned, heat-and-serve natural jackfruit available in Canada. Native to Southeast Asia, jackfruit is the world's largest tree fruit – and also serves as a meat substitute when cooked young (i.e.. not ripe) and properly…
450g Wonderful Natural Raw Pistachios

Wonderful Natural Raw Pistachios

Wonderful Pistachios brings Natural Raw pistachios to Canada. These pistachios aren’t roasted or salted – it’s like tasting them in the orchards where they’re grown. Consumers can find the new Natural Raw pistachios in 450g bags in the produce section of…
Aurora Importing

Riso Bello, Basso Galloncino

Riso Bello rice, Basso Galloncino olive oil Riso Bello With 100 per cent natural ingredients, Riso Bello brand of rice is available in a range of easy-to-prepare varieties. Basso Galloncino Extra Virgin Olive Oil A balanced mix of Italian, Spanish and Greek…
Lightlife plant-based burgers

Plant-based burgers

Lightlife Foods introduces a new plant-based burger as part of a new pea protein-based…
Nabob Ready-Brew Sticks

Ready-Brew Sticks

Nabob’s new Ready-Brew Sticks are made with 100 per cent Colombian Arabica beans.…
Duke's Shorty Sausages

Duke’s Shorty Sausages

Duke’s Shorty Sausages are made in small batches using fresh, never-frozen pork. They…
Aurora Caffe Trucillo

Blending flavour and selection

Caffé Trucillo offers a wide range of espresso blends that, since 1950, have been…
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