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For immediate release: July 2, 2019

Surrey, BC - The BC Food Processors Association (BCFPA) is pleased to announce the addition of four new members to its Board of Directors: Jasmine Byrne of Big Mountain Foods, Chantal Keely from Farm Credit Canada, Pamela Ambriz with Vitalus Nutrition, and Steve MacIntyre of Silver Hills Bakery. The Board provides leadership for carrying out the Association’s mission to raise industry profile and support our members.

These new appointments will replace outgoing Directors include former Chair James Pratt, former...

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Latest numbers on the food and beverage manufacturing industry tell a compelling Canadian story. Food and Beverage processors are the leading manufacturing employer in the country providing jobs for 250,000+ people at 11,000 manufacturing facilities. These businesses, located in urban centers and rural communities across the country, supply about 75% of all the processed food and drink consumed by Canadians. Domestic sales alone in 2017 were valued at $110 billion.

Food and beverage manufacturing businesses are not only an economic engine for every province across this country,...

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BC FOOD PROCESSORS ASSOCIATION ANNOUNCES FOODPROWEST

Featuring the “Product of the Year Pitch Competition”

VANCOUVER, BC - May 27, 2019 - BC Food Processors Association (BCFPA) is excited to announce their upcoming industry tradeshow and exhibition, FoodProWest on June 3, 2019, at the Parq Hotel and Casino in Vancouver. FoodProWest is a place to congregate, network and connect with buyers, retailers, customers and key industry players.

The BCFPA has partnered with the BC Government to bring in buyers from across Canada to give food and beverage...

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Summer 2019 Process This! Magazine: Women Leaders has been published!

We strive for continuous improvement with our editorial for Process This ! including more member stories, and more contribution by contributing editors this year, including - 6.5 Consulting, Grant Thronton, MNP, and more.

Processor Members featured in this edition are:

Big Mountain Foods

Coast Protein...

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