FoodProWest is our annual Expo, Buyers Day Trade Show, and Gala Awards Dinner!

This is the premiere event for BC food, beverage, and natural health processors to connect with international and domestic buyers to garner listings. This event also caters to associate services and provides a large networking component for organizations to connect with potential customers. The Gala Awards Dinner is a sell out each year with over 400 members celebrating industry achievements!


June 21st 2018

Westin Bayshore Vancouver

9am - 3pm


5pm-6pm Cocktails

6pm-930pm Dinner & Awards







Latest News


Between November 20 and December 31, 2017, WorkSafeBC officers conducted the first phase of a three-phase ammonia inspection initiative.

Officers inspected ice rinks and recreational facilities that use ammonia as a refrigerant. The focus of the inspections was risk assessment, exposure control plans, and work procedures, as well as emergency response and evacuation plans for ammonia exposure.

Of the 223 sites inspected, 181 were using ammonia refrigeration systems. As a result of the inspections, officers issued 1,134 orders. Three compliance agreements were also created,...


On Wednesday, March 14th, Sussex Strategy Group sent us the following informational brief:

This morning, at the GLOBE Forum in Vancouver, the Minister of Environment and Climate Change, Catherine McKenna, launched the $500 million Low Carbon Economy Challenge. The Challenge is the second part of the broader Low Carbon Economy Fund, which was announced in June 2017; the first part was the $1.4 billion Low Carbon Economy Leadership Fund, which provided funds directly to provinces and territories that have adopted the Pan-Canadian Framework on Climate Change.


WorkSafeBC young worker campaign to employers -Share your What I Know Now story

WorkSafeBC is reaching out to B.C. employers to share their “What I Know Now” stories as former young workers, and to share health and safety tips and best practices. The message is to create a work environment where it’s clear health and safety is a priority, and to create space for young workers to have conversations about safety at work. We would like to request your help to share this message with all your members and invite them to participate in this initiative.

How can employers participate?...


Barry Callebaut is hosting a free Technical Chocolate and Cocoa 101 on Thursday, March 1st, 2018, in Burnaby, BC (details below) at the Hilton Vancouver Metrotown.

Technical Chocolate and Cocoa 101 March 1, 2018 Burnaby, BC

9:00 AM Welcome and Course Introduction

9:10 AM Cocoa Cultivation and Harvesting

Objective: Better understand cocoa harvesting and origin of cocoa while viewing videos from Africa.

9:25 AM Cocoa and Chocolate Processing

Objective: Gain an understanding of cocoa...

Upcoming events

Apr 12
April 12th, 730am - 11am · Executive Suites - Grand Ballroom, 4201 Lougheed Hwy, Burnaby

Best Practices in Traceability and Understanding Blockchain: Is Blockchain the Next Revolution in the Food Supply Chain? When: Thursday April 12, 2018, 7:30am - 11:00am Location: Executive Suites Hotel - Grand Ballroom

Address: 4201 Lougheed Hwy, Burnaby, BC V5C 3Y6

Gilmore Transit Station: 5 minute walk to hotel

Seminar pricing includes complimentary parking and breakfast buffet.


Aug 20
August 20th 2018 · Westwood Plateau Golf & Country Club, 3251 Plateau Blvd, Coquitlam
The BC Dairy Council and the BC Food Processors Association cordially invite you to their 44th Annual Golf Tournament and Dinner.

Our annual golf tournament, with two golf courses, and food and beverages galore is the business development and networking sports event of the year! Gain brand recognition, host clients and colleagues, sample our members products, and enjoy the prestigious Westwood Plateau Golf & Country Club in Coquitlam, BC. Please join us again for a day of camaraderie, friendly competition and fun (and food!)!