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We are delighted to announce our speakers for our October 24th cannabis seminar, Cannabis Edibles: Ready Set Go . On October 17th, Health Canada will release the final regulations on Cannabis Edibles. If you are in the process of developing a cannabis edibles product, this seminar will help you prepare for going-to-market. Check out the full event page for more information and to register!

Sophie Mas –...
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Presented by BC Food & Beverage (formerly the BC Food Processors Association)

VANCOUVER, BC – SEPTEMBER 18, 2019 - The BC Food & Beverage is excited to announce the 2019 BC Food & Beverage Award Winners, handed out at the Gala Dinner, September 17 th at the Sheraton Wall Centre, Vancouver.

The award winners are as follows:

2019 BC Food & Beverage Products of the Year:

Gold: Lita’s Mexican Foods - Tinga Taco Meal Kit - Jackie Thomas & Argelio Santos...

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The BC Food & Beverage Awards Gala will be hosted on September 17th, 2019 at the Sheraton Wall Centre, North Tower, Vancouver.

The BCFPA and the innovative Chefs at the Westin Bayshore Hotel are proud to announce the BC Food and Beverage Awards Gala Dinner menu, carefully crafted with unique and locally-sourced products supplied by our wonderful Members. We encourage you to try this new menu exclusively...

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By Pearce Donnelly, CREW Marketing Partners

Being a marketing agency that specializes in the food and beverage industry, we know that industry events play a key role in growing our client’s business along with our own. Whether our clients are launching products and awareness campaigns or we’re sending staff to capture insights on industry innovations and trends, events like those hosted by the BCFPA are a valuable experience.

For CREW , the BC...

Upcoming events

Oct 16
7:30-5:30pm · 655 Burrard St, Vancouver, BC V6C 2R7

Retail West 2019

Wednesday, October 16, 2019

Location: Hyatt Regency, Vancouver, BC

This event is produced by the Retail Council of Canada.

Retail West is Western Canada’s must-attend retail event of the year; learn from top-rated speakers and network with retail industry colleagues in downtown Vancouver on October 16, 2019.

This full-day conference is designed for retailers of all sizes to...

Oct 17
9:30-12PM · 4355 Mathissi Pl, Burnaby, BC V5G 4S8

Understanding the SFCR: Guide to Conducting Effective HACCP Refreshers

Thursday, October 17, 2019, from 9:30-12:00 PM

BCIT Centre for Applied Research & Innovation (CARI) Theatre, Room 2009

Supervisors and managers! Join us at our next Food Safety Peer Group Meeting with Rob Marshall of Safe Food Compliance Canada for an interactive program that you can use and re-use to train/refresh your team on HACCP. Avoid a difficult audit by updating...

Oct 22
10:00AM-12:00PM · Suite 2900-550 Burrard Street, Vancouver
Innovating with Confidence Best Practices for Innovating in Canada Today

Sales & Marketing Peer Group Meeting, facilitated by Nielsen

Tuesday, October 22, 2019, from 9:30-12:00pm

Location: FASKEN ( Google Maps )

Innovation is a critical component in a successful product portfolio. Launching a winning innovation involves countless decisions from inception to launch, and the pressure...

Oct 24
1-3PM · 1021 West Hastings, Vancouver

Thursday, October 24, from 1:00-3:00 PM

MNP Tower 1021 West Hastings, 22 nd floor, Vancouver (Google Maps)

On October 17 th , Health Canada will release the final regulations on Cannabis Edibles. Now is the time to set your plans for this market in motion. We have assembled experts from the cannabis sector to prepare you for going-to-market.

At the event you will learn about:

Why is the food industry well-suited for this market if they do it right?...
Nov 07
7:30-11:00 AM · 4201 Lougheed Highway, Burnaby

Thursday, November 7th, 2019 from 7:30 - 11:00 AM

Executive Suites Hotel in Burnaby (View Maps)

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Many BC companies have had tremendous success in exporting to the US – some so much so where their sales to the US exceed their domestic sales. But it’s a large, competitive market with US and foreign companies alike fighting for shelf space,...