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NEWS RELEASE For immediate release: February 14, 2018

CAP Funding Grows for Food Manufacturing Sector More funding for food manufacturers than in the past, says BC Food Processors Association

The rising strength of the food manufacturing sector across Canada, and especially in BC, has been reflected in the Canadian Agricultural Partnership (CAP) funding announcement. “More value-added food manufacturing business are eligible for funding than ever before,” says BC Food Processors Association CEO James Donaldson.

“Given that food and beverage processing represent 70...

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For immediate release: December 4, 2017

 Working Towards Realistic Sustainable Practices in the Competitive Food Business

The BCFPA is excited to announce its’ partnership as the newest member of the Provision Coalition. “Through BCFPA's membership, our member companies will now have access to tools and programs that will help food and beverage manufacturers assess their sustainability challenges and then implement – and benefit from – sustainable solutions and practices,” says James Donaldson, CEO and Executive Director of the BC Food Processors Association...

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NEWS RELEASE For immediate release: June 15, 2017 Chez Christophe takes Gold in BC Food Processors Association’s Product of the Year Award

Vancouver, BC - The BC Food Processors Association (BCFPA) announced the winners of the Product of the Year Award at their annual Awards Gala Dinner as part of their 10th annual FoodProWest on June 8, 2017 at the Westin Bayshore. The Gold Medal was awarded to Chez Christophe and his puff pastry Flutes, which was presented by award sponsor MNP.

400 of BC’s top food & beverage processors and industry leaders came together to honour...

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NEWS RELEASE For immediate release: June 15, 2017 BC Food Industry Honoured by BC Food Processors Association

Vancouver, BC - BC’s best of the best in the food and beverage processing industry were honoured on June 8th at the BCFPA annual Gala Awards Dinner at the Westin Bayshore in Vancouver. JD Sweid was inducted into the BC Food Processors Hall of Fame at the FoodProWest 2017 Awards Gala. Debra Hellbach of Grounded Strategies received the Leadership Award, MNP received the BCFPA Member of the Year Award, whilst the Rising Star Award was won by Sylvia Martinelli of S&B Gluten F ree...

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NEWS RELEASE For immediate release: May 9, 2017

BC Food Processors Association Relaunches Member Affinity Program Harnessing the Power of BC’s Largest Manufacturing Sector to Save Member’s Money

The BC Food Processors Association, which represents BC’s $9.1 billion manufacturing sector, has relaunched a new Affinity Program; partnering with select suppliers to offer discounts and unique offerings to our members. “We are thrilled to be able to leverage the power of our 450+ member companies to get our members the best rates for services they need,” says CEO James Donaldson....

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