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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 designed for this event that will surely impress guests. Explore new twists on traditional cocktails, delectable vegan options, and new products...

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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...

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We are incredibly excited to announce the addition of 4 amazing panel speakers to the mainstage at our joint event with WorkSafeBC: Slips, Trips and Falls Prevention on October 3.

#1: Craig Ogilvie is the Plant Manager with Conagra Foods Canada and has more than 20 years of experience within the Food & Beverage, Pharmaceutical and Construction industries. OSSE certified since 2015,...

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Written by Cargill

We are grateful and proud to be recognized as a finalist for the 2019 BC Food & Beverage Award in the People First category.

At Cargill, the safety and well-being of all our employees is our top priority. So we are particularly honored to be acknowledged in this category. It is a testament to the quality of our safety programs – but most of all a recognition of our dedicated employees who demonstrate safety every day.

Of course, a strong safety culture doesn’t...

Upcoming events

Sep 17
Sheraton Wall Centre, 1088 Burrard Street, Vancouver
BC Food and Beverage Awards Gala

September 17th, 2019 at the Sheraton Wall Centre, North Tower, Vancouver

Starts: 4:30 PM Cocktail Reception | 6:00 PM Gala and Awards Dinner

REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED!

The BC Food and Beverage Awards Gala is the Food Industry Oscars in BC, acknowledging the best of the best in the industry and our membership.

Enjoy a gourmet dinner created exclusively for this event crafted with locally sourced food and...

Sep 27
7:30-11:00am · 4201 Lougheed Hwy, Burnaby 
BCFPA Breakfast Series: What’s Eating Your Margins? How to improve the biggest margin killers in your food business

Marquee Sponsor: SYSPRO | Ambassador Sponsor: Fasken | In Partnership with the BC Ministry of Agriculture

Friday, September 27, 2019 at 7:30 AM

The Grand Ballroom, Executive Suites Hotel in Burnaby ( Google Maps )

You have limited control over changing consumer demands, currency fluctuations and stiffer competition -...

Oct 02
10-12PM · 9440 202 Street, Langley

IT Peer Group Meeting: IT Best Practices for Food and Beverage Companies

Wednesday, October 2, 2019, from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

First Floor, BCFPA Board Room

Join a group of IT Professionals from BC food and beverage companies to learn about their company's IT best practices, and investigate new technologies in both software and production. Each meeting will also have an open discussion and input from participants on how they found their IT...

Oct 03
9:30am-1:00pm · 6951 Westminster Hwy, Richmond, BC

Slips, Trips, and Falls Prevention

Information Session and Panel Discussion, with WorkSafeBC

Thursday, October 3rd, 2019 from 9:30AM-1:00PM

WorkSafeBC Auditorium in Richmond ( Google Maps )

Slips, trips, and falls are the third leading cause of injuries in manufacturing and are part of WorkSafeBC’s Manufacturing High-Risk Strategy inspectional initiative. To help employers identify the latest...