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Industry News 

Ontario puts temporary halt on evicting commercial tenants

Good news for Ontarian bakeries and cafés that experienced difficulties meeting rental or lease fees.

Cargill invests in new site to produce gourmet chocolate

The new location is aimed to facilitate the processing company’s reach in the chocolate industry.

Le Cordon Bleu celebrates 125 years with global competitions

Both students and experienced bakers around the world can compete in Le Cordon Bleu’s celebratory patisserie competitions.

Chocolate covered Medjool dates with sea salt

Now that date season has launched, get your supplies ready for the holiday season.

Free webinar: ‘Promoting Food Safety Culture in a time of Crisis’

FoodChain ID, a food safety, testing, and sustainability organization, will host a free webinar to guide best practices for the food manufacturing industry during a pandemic.

Puratos US launches eCommerce platform

Puratos unveiled its e-commerce platform, MyPuratos, with the promise that Canada might not be far behind.
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Bakeries encouraged to go digital with new program

Digital Main Street was created for small bakeries to help them recover, like creating an online store. Grants and support aim to give SMBs a chance to embrace digital marketing. » Read more...

Bakeries and cafés allowed temporarily extended patios

The Ontario government will allow restaurants and cafés to temporarily extend outdoor patio spaces to safely accommodate patrons and staff. » Read more...

SGS: Webinar on resuming factory operations after COVID-19

The SGS Food Factory Restart Program is a comprehensive HACCP based program designed specifically for food manufacturers, processors, packers and bottlers of food products. » Read more...

Master-Bilt closes New Albany manufacturing facility

The company states that “the unprecedented and major economic downturn and the governmental-forced closures of many of RSG’s customers” are the root of this decision. » Read more...

New grants for apprentices

If your bakery had invested in an apprentice, or if you had applied to be a baker’s apprentice in early 2020, your company may be eligible for the following disbursements. » Read more...