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Jake the Baker Award 2016, and the winner is...

This year’s winner of the Jake the Baker Award is Joanna Schultz, owner of Pikanik in White Rock, B.C. A runner-up in past years for the Bakers Journal award that recognizes innovation, Schultz impressed the judges with her approach to business in all categories including operations, product innovation, marketing and community involvement. >> Read full article

Outlook mixed for food service industry

As Canadians deal with weaker growth in disposable income and high levels of household debt, the national food service industry is expected to face challenging times in the near term, suggests the latest research from the Conference Board of Canada. >> Read full article

Researching a better nutritional facts panel

A change of placement and simplified icons can improve the effectiveness of nutritional facts panels, suggests a study led by Michigan State University (MSU), and featured in a recent issue of the journal Food Policy. >> Read full article

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 Event Calendar 

Bakery Showcase 2016 Trade Show & Conference

May 1-3, 2016
Location: The International Centre, Mississauga, Ont. >> More Info

BAC-BC Chapter spring bake-off

May 11, 2016
Location: Vancouver Community College, Vancouver >> More Info


June 5, 2016
Location: Houston, Texas >> More Info