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COVID-19

FINANCIAL AID

Money & benefits for employees and the self-employed LINK

Avoiding layoffs

Extending the Work-Sharing program Providing small business with wage subsidies

Access to credit

Establishing a Business Credit Availability Program

Support for farmers

Increasing credit available

Supporting financial stability

Launching an Insured Mortgage Purchase Program Bank of Canada actions Lowering the Domestic Stability Buffer

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COVID-19

SUPPLY CHAIN SUPPORT - EMERGENCY SUPPLIES

There is a need to help Canada fight against COVID-19. This is an official request from Procurement Canada and it is circulated on LinkedIn, Twitter and other social media.

Calling All Suppliers - Help Canada Combat COVID-19

ACTION:

Government of Canada is seeking information from suppliers on their ability to provide products and services in support of Canada’s response to COVID-19

BACKGROUND:

Products:

Disposable N95 masks Disposable Surgical masks Nitrile gloves Vinyl gloves Gowns Bottles...
COVID-19

FOOD INDUSTRY CV19 NEWS UPDATE

SITE LICENSING FOR HAND SANITIZERS ( Download .Word)

Dear Stakeholder,

Given the unprecedented demand for hand sanitizers in Canada, industries that do not normally produce health products (e.g. distilleries, energy sector) have expressed an interest in using their ingredients and/or facilities for the production of alcohol-based hand sanitizers. To help with this shift, Health Canada is developing guidance and tools to help businesses navigate the application process to obtain the required...

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“The goal is to create great products that people recognize as delicious, uncomplicated food.” -Stephanie Gaudette, co-owner of Your Seasoned Chef Inc, makers of UMAMI Crave the Fifth.

You’ve heard of the basic tastes: sweet, bitter, salty, and sour – but do you know the fifth taste, Umami? It was discovered by Japanese scientists and is loosely translated as “a pleasant savoury taste.”

UMAMI Crave the Fifth Dressing, Dip and Finishing Sauce is a nutritional yeast based, vegan and gluten-free bottle of possibilities with a taste that will blow your mind. Trust me. Owned...

COVID-19

FINANCIAL AID

In short, FCC (Farm Credit Canada) announced the availability of payment deferrals to existing customers (producers, agribusiness, agri-food processors) should they need it to assist with cash flow. We are also introducing a credit line offer of up to $500K, GSA secured, no fees, solid rate (not interest-free) to assist producers with cash flow so we can get the 2020 crop planted and to agribusiness and food processors that are experiencing cash flow challenges due to sales disruptions or cash only terms on inputs required for their processing needs.

FCC ask...

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