2017 WAGE COMPENSATION SURVEY
INVITATION TO PARTICIPATE:
The BC Food Processors Association is pleased to be conducting its annual Compensation Survey. Each year, BC food processors rely on this report’s data for the most current, reliable and detailed insight on salaries, incentives and demographics within BC’s evolving food processing community. The report is used by numerous companies to help determine compensation levels for all members of their staff. Your participation in this survey is critical in ensuring that the report’s information is as accurate and complete as...
This session will share info about the latest employee benefits trends, the drug landscape and how to find cost-savings in employee benefits programs. The info shared will be beneficial for anyone who is a solopreneur to those working at large companies. Additionally, Antonio Zivanovic, (CEO of The ReFrame Group) will also share about BCPFAs new affinity employee benefits program.
The employee benefits landscape is changing rapidly and it is common to...
Registration for this Event is now CLOSED. Thank you!
Agenda:7:30 - 8:30 Registration & hot buffet breakfast 8:30 Welcome by Reliance Insurance 8:40 Food Recall Crisis & Management Seminar 9:45 Q & A 10:00 Thank you and networking opportunity
Join Reliance Insurance and accomplished global crisis food recall industry leaders to learn how to avoid or manage product recall. This fast-paced seminar will give you up-to-date information on regulations, how to prevent a recall, the good the bad and...
Operations Peer Group Meeting
This meeting is limited in capacity - Processors or those Associates wanting to embark on a LEAN journey only please.
Lean: 5S – Improve Efficiency, Eliminate Waste
5S Simulation Game/Tour of Ideon Packaging
Friday, May 19, 2017 10:00am – 11:30AM
Processors Only Please.
Finance Peer Group Agenda“HOW TO PITCH TO INVESTORS”
Friday, May 12th, 2017 at 10:00AM
Venue: Fasken Martineau law office, 550 Burrard Street, Suite 2900, Vancouver.
Welcome: Co-chair James Pratt, Prosnack Foods
Join us on May 9, 2017 as the BCFPA and GS1 Canada present an educational webinar to support and grow your...
Vancouver Island Peer Group Meeting
Topic: Risk Management for Food Processors Date: Thursday, April 27, 2017
Time: 2:30 – 4:30 pm
Location: Singing Bowl Granola, 589 Bay St, Victoria
Background: You’ve worked hard to build your food processing business – are your brand, customers, employees and profits adequately protected? Come learn from Mark Johnson of Reliance Insurance, a long time BC Food Processors Association member specializing in insurance products specifically for food processors. Agenda:
· Roundtable/Introductions · Presentation...
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Sponsored by Taipak and
Lead the Pack!
Learn the latest innovations in food packaging around the world. Learn the trends that will get your product into the shopping cart! Meet with Packaging professionals, suppliers, consultants and designers.
Packaging expert Cheryl Sullivan will share what is happening in the North American market, covering trends that impact packaging, design, labelling, regulations, recycling and...
ERP Discovery Fair: Find the right technology system that fits your company. Hosted by BDC
This event is for members only and limited to 30 people. Limit max 2 per company.
Processors: meet software implementation specialists, see demos, ask questions and arrange for private discovery sessions, if desired. Determine the best fit for your ERP system, meet potential vendors and shortlist top choices! This is a FREE event, but pre-registration is required. Registration now closed. Thank you!
Before the Event:Learn about the services beforehand to maximize your...
Health Canada Webinar on the final amendments to the Food and Drug Regulations – Nutrition Labelling, Other Labelling Provisions and Food Colours We would like to invite you to a webinar, presented by Health Canada and the Canadian Food Inspection Agency and hosted by Ipsos. The webinar will provide you with an overview of the recent food labelling changes and compliance and enforcement activities (including information on the transition period) and offer you an opportunity to seek clarification on these changes. English webinar registration: Thursday March 30 from 10:00AM - NOON PST...
10:00AM - Welcome and Introductions – Emily Tang, Co-chair
Guest Speaker: Chris Webber, In Suits MarketingTradeshows and Demos in Store...
Finance Peer Group “The Business Model, Including Breakeven Analysis” Hosted by: MNP Agenda Thursday, March 9th, 2017 10:00AM
Welcome: Co-chairs Jozef Hubburmin, Fresh Direct Produce and James Pratt, Prosnack Foods
Topic: Brainstorming Session: Processor needs and ideas towards a VI food processing centre. Date: Thursday, January 26, 2017
Time: 1:30 – 3:30 pm
Location: Victoria Foundation, #200 - 703 Broughton Street, Victoria (The original intent was to hold the meeting at the warehouse, however due to renovations and conditions at the office we cannot hold the meeting there. The Victoria Foundation has kindly offered their boardroom and LifeCycles will take people on a tour after the meeting if there is interest).
Background: As mentioned at our meeting in...