Associate members are industry stakeholders who provide tools and services to food and beverage processors. We are grateful for the support of our Associates.
3M Company develops, manufactures, and markets various products worldwide. It operates through four business segments: Safety & Industrial, Transportation & Electronics, Health Care, and Consumer. 3M supports the Food and Beverage industry with solutions for Food safety testing, separation and purification technologies, commercial cleaning solutions, personal safety, graphics, electrical market solutions, industrial tapes and adhesives, and more. At 3M, we use science to improve lives and help solve the world’s toughest challenges.Read More
A&L Canada Laboratories Inc.
(519) 457-2575 ext .227
Abell Pest Control
(416) 675-6700 x1474
Abell Pest Control: Providing accountable Residential, Commercial and Industrial Pest Control since 1924. From bed bugs, rodents, insects and bird control, you’re covered with Abell Pest Control! Canada's leading brands trust us to protect their business and customers.Read More
ACCIONA Service has over 50 years of experience in 20 countries worldwide. Our highly motivated team of over 15,000 employees offer a flexible and à la carte approach to a wide range of facility services, including sanitation and technical cleaning, quality consultation, reality capture and energy efficiency. Today, ACCIONA is the preferred service partner to leading national and international companies.Read More
ACO Systems Ltd.
ACO Systems, Ltd. is part of the ACO Group, a multinational company specializing in drainage products for a multitude of applications including hygienic stainless steel and polymer concrete trench drain systems.
ACO is first and only drainage company to obtain NSF certification for hygienic drainage products. The NSF/ANSI 3A 14159-1-2014 standard refers to the hygienic requirements in food processing. This certification shows that the hygienic performance of ACO's drainage systems and products comply with the strict standards and procedures of the NSF.
ACO Canada offers complete support for all aspects of the business - from specification advice to installation expertise. ACO is recognized as a capable partner for food processors, architects, engineers, construction and contracting firms.
Today, ACO manufactures a range of drainage and storm water management products from polymer concrete, stainless steel, mild steel, ductile iron and molded plastics. These diverse material types are used to produce components for all applications - commercial and residential construction, as well as electromechanical engineering and environmental protection.
1 (902) 464-4862 ext. 202
Food and beverage processing is a fast-paced competitive industry. Market trends like packaging convenience and a preference towards healthy options along with rapidly changing consumer spending habits have dramatically impacted the food industry.
The industry faces a growing need for flexibility while contending with an aging asset base.
Installing a backbone of data into all levels of your operation is the solution. Our experience, our people, and our technology allow us to modernize your food or beverage operation to be more productive, more efficient and elevated to CFIA and BRC Standards.
AdFarm is a full-service marketing communications agency, 100% dedicated to the agriculture and agri-food sector. We work only with clients in these industries, helping achieve their business and marketing goals. AdFarm is committed to supporting the advancement of agriculture, building stronger rural communities and a healthy food industry.
AdFarm offers a complete range of communication services, including:
• Advertising – digital, print, radio, TV, outdoor
• Media planning and placement
• Public relations
• Special events, event planning, and tradeshows
• Web design and online strategy
• Project management
• Issues and crisis communications
• Social media
• Qualitative market research
AdFarm has been in business for nearly 30 years. With our headquarters in Calgary, our 100 plus full-time professionals work in AdFarm offices in Guelph, ON; Calgary, AB; Kansas City, MO; Fargo, ND and Sacramento, CA.
Ag Energy Co-operative Ltd.
Ag Energy Co-operative is dedicated to developing energy solutions for our Members and customers. Founded in 1988 by Ontario growers, our membership quickly grew to include consumers from all over the agri-food and agri-tech sector. Our customer base represents many different industries both within and outside of the agricultural sector. As a co-operative our priority has always been our Members, who own our company. This dynamic with our Members make us incredibly responsive to our consumers’ needs.
Ag Energy understands that your energy requirements are unique, which is why we will work with you to develop a customized energy solution. Our years of experience working in the natural gas and electricity landscape have made us experts in our field. With our guidance our customers are able to navigate complicated energy policy regulations, like cap and trade. We also advocate on behalf of the agri-food and agri-tech sectors to ensure your concerns are communicated to policymakers. With our energy expertise and agricultural roots, we bring years of industry expertise to your business.
We’re Supplying the World’s Food Infrastructure
Feeding the world requires a global network of infrastructure and technology to store, blend, mix, convey, condition, process, and protect hundreds of millions of tons of agriculture inputs and crops flowing around the world daily. Our AGI products, equipment, and technology facilitates this global movement, from growing crops and moving them to market, to processing crops into feed for animals and food for people.
Aqueous Operational Services Inc
Aqueous Operational Services (AOS) specializes in the operation of wastewater treatment systems for clients in the food services industry, commercial, institutional and private sectors with lower overhead costs and administration. We maintain, and continue to build on, a team of trained, innovative and resourceful personnel with extensive environmental management expertise. We are committed to a high level of professional service where safety is priority one.Read More
Association of Canadian Distiller's
Association of Ontario Chicken Processors
519-836-8383 ext 1
Axiom Millwrighting + Fabrication Inc
Axiom Millwrighting & Fabrication, headquartered in Cambridge, Ontario, is a non-union, full service millwrighting contractor specializing in the installation, maintenance, and design of various industrial equipment throughout Canada and the United States. Established in 2003 as a privately-owned Canadian company, our extensive experience with the food and beverage and pharmaceutical sectors has positioned us as an industry leader in these areas. Axiom is a company that truly understands the importance of food safety. All of our staff are HACCP certified. Axiom's HACCP Interactive Program is an initiative driven by Axiom and is an officially sanctioned program verified and audited by the Guelph Food Technology Centre and is derived from HACCP principles. Axiom is the first contractor and recipient of the Food Safety Compliant designation as per the Guelph Food Technology Centre.Read More
We are BDC, the Business Development Bank of Canada and the only financial institution devoted exclusively to entrepreneurs.
We help create and develop strong Canadian businesses through financing, advisory services and capital, with a focus on small and medium-sized enterprises.
* We support entrepreneurs in all industries and at all stages of development from 123 business centres across Canada and online at bdc.ca.
* We’re committed to the long-term success of Canadian entrepreneurs and we understand that a business is more than just dollars and cents.
* We complement the role played by private-sector financial institutions and have been serving Canadian entrepreneurs since 1944.
* We are a financially sustainable Crown corporation and we operate at arm’s length from our sole shareholder, the Government of Canada.
BDO Canada LLP.
As the 5th largest firm worldwide we can support your organization wherever your business takes you.
For over 90 years, BDO has advised clients on their accounting, tax and business advisory needs, building a reputation for being one of the leading professional service providers. We are a strong national firm primarily concentrating on the special needs of Canada's entrepreneurs and public sector organizations. We possess the size and strength to provide our clients with a full range of services, while retaining the local flexibility and desired personal attention to focus on individual client needs.
BluMetric Environmental inc
Since 1976, BluMetric is providing environmental&engineering services related to water (groundwater supply & protection, and waste water treatment) through its 5 offices in OntarioRead More
Bob's Your Uncle
Bob's Your Uncle provides a full range of marketing & communications services for clients across North America focused in the food and beverage Industry. Known for quirky and attention-getting creative campaigns, we help startups become market leaders and established brands become more successful.
We're a highly collaborative, hands-on crew of brand strategy, digital, social and creative professionals who understand the journey from start up to dominance.
We are guided by three key principles required for success in today's marketplace:
* Be the Best Storyteller
* Collaborate with others
* Embrace Simplicity
BYU supports food waste initiatives by providing pro bono creative and strategic leadership services to Second Harvest Food Rescue.
BSA - Ontario
BSA / Frutarom is a leading global company operating in the global flavours and natural fine ingredients markets. BSA / Frutarom has significant production and development centres on all six continents and markets and sells over 60,000 products to more than 30,000 customers in over 150 countries.
BSA / Frutarom’s products are intended mainly for the food and beverages, flavour and fragrance extracts, pharmaceutical, nutraceutical, health food, functional food, food supplement and cosmetics industries.
Our platforms and solutions enable profitability and sustainability without having to compromise one for the other. We manage, maintain, transport and supply more than 300 million platforms that are shared and reused by growers, manufacturers, distributors and retailers.
For 60 years, we’ve empowered supply chains to use higher quality platforms, connect with more trading partners, reduce transportation, create less waste, use less natural resources, lower platform inventories and attain the efficiencies of standardization.
CHEP manages, maintains, transports, and supplies more than 300 million platforms for our customers. Our higher quality pallets, containers, RPCs, bins, trays and store displays support the construction, handling and transport of more efficient and sustainable product loads. CHEP platforms and services play a critical role within every leg and across every trading partner in the supply chain.
City of Guelph Water Services
(519) 822-1260 extension
Guelph is a growing, diverse and vibrant community of about 135,000 people, located about 100 kilometres west of Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Guelph’s community partners and business leaders are making a difference locally and globally in agri-food, technology, environmental enterprise and advanced manufacturing industries. The city’s healthy local economy, thriving arts and culture scene, charming neighbourhoods, parks and green spaces make Guelph among the most livable cities in Canada.Read More
Collaborative Structures Limited (CSL)
(519) 658-2750 x 226
CSL is a multi-disciplined construction service company, specializing in the Food & Beverage Industry.
Since our inception in 2003, CSL has shown significant growth that can be directly related to our goal of providing exceptional services to our Clients and our commitment to Project Execution Excellence.
CSL has successfully delivered projects to many different Food & Beverage Ontario members ranging from small service contracts to weekend shut-downs to major capital projects exceeding $100 million. CSL's diverse internal structure allows us to be nimble enough to complete a wide variety of projects from the smallest of service contracts to larger renovations or new builds.
For more information, please visit us at www.collaborativestructures.com!
Dalton Timmis Insurance Group
Dalton Timmis Insurance Group is a multi Line brokerage offering innovative products through our Commercial, Transportation and Personal Line divisions. The Dalton Timmis Group is recognized for its expertise in managing the Corporate Insurance and Risk Management Requirements of Manufacturer’s, Processor’s, Contractors, Retailers and many other types of businesses including those in the Food and Beverage Industry. We are able to meet the needs of clients across the country with office locations in both Ontario and Alberta and with Licensing throughout the country. Our expertise in both private and public fleet insurance and Motorcycle Insurance has made us one of the largest brokerages in Canada for both of these products. Let Dalton Timmis put an insurance program in place that will allow you the comfort of knowing that your business or personal property is properly insured.Read More
Donaldson & James
Durabond Technical Coatings Limited
A world leader in developing, manufacturing and marketing, technically advanced, high performance building envelope solutions, architectural and protective flooring systems essential for the success of your building construction.
- Floor & Wall Coatings & Systems (CFIA Approved)
- Concrete Repair and Protection
- Insulated cladding systems, EIFS & Stucco Systems and architectural coatings
Our capacity to innovate, our zeal to engage and to partner our customers throughout the design and construction of their building projects make us the leading brand in offering the next generation building envelope, flooring and wall protection solutions.
Ecolab is the global leader in water, hygiene and energy technologies and services. Around the world businesses in foodservice, food processing, hospitality, healthcare, industrial, and oil and gas markets choose Ecolab products and services to keep their environment clean and safe, operate efficiently and achieve sustainability goals.Read More
Since its founding in 2000, Enviro-Stewards has created environmental and economic sustainability solutions for a wide range of businesses. These solutions have helped businesses to alleviate ongoing resource and financial concerns by mitigating the source of their problems — not just focusing on the symptoms. Taking a holistic approach, our team conducts a full-spectrum assessment and implementation, focused on prevention, resource conservation, and improving your bottom line. Rather than performing a traditional audit, with a specific focus on solving your end-state dilemma, we examine the root cause in order to develop innovative and sustainable solutions.Read More
FairTax Grants & Incentives Inc.
(905) 822-4474 ext. 104
FairTax leads the industry in obtaining Government funding, in Canada. Our group of companies, with over 130 employees, has recovered in excess of $1 Billion for clients.
We specialize in obtaining government Grants and Incentives, SR&ED tax credits and Sales Tax. FairTax has recently expanded its visibility into over 4,000 government programs that represents over $4 billion in government funding beyond the SR&ED program. Our experience with these programs allows us to execute a comprehensive strategic approach to all sources of available government funding for clients.
FCC Agribusiness and Agri-Food
(519) 826-2020 x.39
FCC Agribusiness and Agri-Food provides specialized financial services, products and resources for businesses that support primary producers on both sides of the farm gate. Whether you’re looking to minimize your operating costs, diversify your assets or expand your business, we’ll partner with you to take your operation further. With over 50 years of history and a loan portfolio that tops $36 billion. We partner with over 100,000 customers from all areas of Canada’s diverse agriculture industry and understand the important role your business has to play.Read More
Food Processing Research Council - FPHRC
We are a non-profit skills council, providing training courses, programs, and educational tools for the Canadian and international food and beverage workforce. Our wide variety of projects and materials provide national support for the industry to address human resources issues, as well as ensure Canadian processors are equipped with affordable learning tools, standards, and resources to face the future confidently. To this day, we stand as a top influencer and resource for the industry.Read More
Fuller Landau LLP
Phone Number: 416.645.6500
Fuller Landau LLP is a leading mid-sized audit, tax and advisory firm that focuses on owner-managed businesses. We know that being in business within the food & beverage industry presents a unique set of challenges. Your customer’s tastes and needs are constantly evolving, your margins are always under pressure, the regulatory environment is becoming increasingly complex and you have to manage inventory and logistics to ensure your product reaches its customer at its freshest.
The Fuller Landau Food & Beverage group is here to help business owners just like you. We are focused on and passionate about the food & beverage industry, and are ready to offer practical insights and value added advice.
George Brown College - Food Innovation Research Centre
FIRSt offers industry access to technical resources, state of the art facilities and networking opportunities for small and medium-sized businesses within the GTA food and beverage industry, enabling these companies to grow and reach more customers. We accelerate new food ideas from “concept to commercialization”,Read More
GHD is one of the world’s leading professional services companies operating in the global markets of water, energy and resources, environment, property and buildings, and transportation. We provide engineering, architecture, environmental and construction services to private and public sector clients.Read More
Grain Farmers of Ontario
Grain Farmers of Ontario is the province’s largest commodity organization, representing Ontario’s 28,000 barley, corn, oat, soybean and wheat farmers. The crops they grow cover 6 million acres of farm land across the province, generate over $2.5 billion in farm gate receipts, result in over $9 billion in economic output and are responsible for over 40,000 jobs in the province.Read More
Greatario Engineered Storage Systems
GREATARIO ENGINEERED STORAGE SYSTEMS provides storage tanks and covers for all types of liquid applications in the food and beverage industry from processing through waste handling. Our glass-fused-to-steel tanks are impermeable to liquids and vapours, inert to gases, controls undercutting caused by corrosion and offers excellent impact and abrasion resistance.
DESIGN. BUILD. SERVICE.
H2Flow Equipment Inc.
H2Flow has been providing water and wastewater treatment solutions and exceptional customer service to food and beverage clients for over twenty-three years. Our team includes skilled engineers and technicians oriented towards customer satisfaction. We are committed to providing a price competitive, well built, superior system to meet your treatment requirements.Read More
Hemmera is a team of highly respected, multi-disciplinary professionals with recognized expertise in environmental sciences, social sciences, and engineering.
Hemmera, a wholly owned subsidiary of Ausenco, is a leading Canadian environmental consultancy valued for their expertise and boutique approach. Our highly respected professionals have created opportunities for sustainable growth and balanced development for our clients. With a reputation for integrity and technical excellence, Hemmera offers progressive environmental services in Site Assessment and Remediation, Environmental Planning and Ecology, and Community Engagement and Social Sciences.
By providing quality services to our clients, Hemmera has earned the opportunity to take on challenging projects, which allows us to continue to add to our roster of exceptional professionals, contribute to scientific and regulatory dialogue, and give back to the communities where we live and work. With primary office locations in Calgary, Vancouver, Victoria, Whitehorse, and Toronto, we have established a strong project presence across Canada.
Since 1982, I-Gard has been committed to Electrical Safety providing both industrial and commercial customers with the products and application support they need to protect their electrical equipment and the people that use them. Our focus on safety extends to education and awareness and is demonstrated through our partnerships with media companies at providing Education, Editorials, Application White Papers and our active participation on industry safety and standards panels.Read More
IFAB Engineering Partners Ltd.
Our team at IFAB Engineering Partners LP offers significant practical expertise in hygienic facility design and compliance with multiple food processing regulations (CFIA, FDA, BRC, Campden, HACCP). In-house professionals represent all building engineering disciplines, and work in a coordinated effort toward maximum efficiency. Collective experience in the industry – including many years of experience with operations teams at some of the largest food companies in Canada – leads to practical solutions, efficient facility design, and access to an ever growing global network of food and beverage specialists.
Areas of specialty include primary and secondary protein processing, continuous line baking and snack food production, dairy processing, vegetable and thermal processing, confectionery, temperature controlled buildings, beverage pasteurization, and packaging.
Members of the IFAB Engineering Team have project experience with a vast range of food and beverage clients, including:
• Canada Bread Company Limited
• Cargill Meat Solutions
• Conestoga College
• Donald’s Fine Foods
• Eden Valley Poultry
• Ferrero Canada Limited
• Gay Lea Foods Co-operative Ltd
• Give and Go Prepared Foods
• Granny’s Poultry
• Great Lakes Specialty Meats
• Frito Lay Canada
• Hylife Foods, Springhill Farms
• Janes Family Foods
• Kitchen Partners Limited
• Lilydale Foods
• Manitoba Harvest
• Maple Leaf Foods
• Maple Lodge Farms
• The Minute Maid Company
• Mountain Top Foods Ltd.
• Newrest Corporation
• Pac-Rite Chicken
• Pioneer Meat Ltd.
• Redpath Sugar Ltd.
• Saputo Foods
• Sgamboro’s Signature Seafoods
• Sofina Foods
• Steeped Fine Loose Tea
• Surati Sweet Mart Limited
• Thunder Creek Pork
• XL Foods
Our team of professionals is both eager and talented, and provides a complete range of services from concept design to construction management. We have the ability and expertise to tackle projects in all areas of the food and beverage industries, and have partners to help complete every aspect of the project.
Industrial Technical Services
(416) 216 4621
Isaac specializes in hands-on, front-line operational and financial performance improvement. Our team of experienced, highly qualified engineers works closely with companies to improve their operations and supply chain.Read More
Lakeside Process Controls Ltd.
Since 1952, Lakeside Process Controls Ltd. has been recognized in providing innovative automation solutions with superior customer service to Food and Beverage Processors. Operating as one of the exclusive local business partners of Emerson Process Management, Lakeside’s offerings are centered on optimizing process control, providing you with consistent product and stronger margins. We offer advanced CIP technology to protect both your products and assets, and DeltaV to guarantee a more modular and secure control system.
Laporte Engineering Inc.
Laporte is an engineering company specialized in the design of food & beverage, biotechnological and pharmaceutical manufacturing facilities.
Our firm provides a wide array of services in processes, clean utilities, mechanical and electrical building utilities, automation, filling and packaging and regulatory compliance fields.
With offices in Canada, USA and France, the group can now count on the experience and expertise of 270 employees including more than 200 engineers and technicians.
Laurentian Bank of Canada
Laurentian Bank is a pan-canadian financial institution recognized for its service excellence, simplicity and commitment to maintain proximity to its clientele. We are present in: Real Estate, Equipment Financing, Commercial Banking, Corporate Banking, etc.Read More
Loblaw Companies Limited
MacGregor Marketing Communications Inc. is in its 18th year of business serving a wide variety of clientele, with a focus on animal health, agriculture and agri-food. We are a small, highly effective team dedicated to helping our clients reach their audience and communicate their messages—via online or in print. If you are considering working with us, we can assist you in generating your communications strategies; work out the tactics and come up with a budget; develop great creative that gets your message across; then execute the tactics and report on the results of your campaign. We have produced literally everything under the sun, from annual reports to septic tank manuals; global ad campaigns to business cards.Read More
Magil Construction Ontario Inc.
Over the past few years, our leadership teams – led by Owen Whelan, Jim Laurence and myself – have actively pursued and enacted strategies to further improve our positioning in the geographical markets in which we operate. Our coast to coast presence, our breadth of services, and our depth of expertise, will only further solidify our standing as a mainstay contractor throughout the country and abroad.
Our past success is predicated on our unique “hands on approach” and unparalleled teamwork. We, at Magil Construction, don’t just design factories or build high-rise complexes. We are team builders and we believe that our teams are the biggest contributors to our success. Whether you are a client, supplier or employee, we are committed to fostering an environment that condones collaboration, transparency, honesty and respect in all our interactions. That is our word and our word is our bond.
Marsh Canada Limited
Insurance and Risk Management SolutionsRead More
McLean Hallmark Financial
Group Insurance Program EXCLUSIVELY for Members of Food and Beverage Ontario!!!
McLean Hallmark understands that Food Processors face a lot of pressures to recruit new employees, keep staff and to reward people for their efforts. Being able to do that isn’t always easy for small businesses when you are completing against bigger players for employees and sales, which is why we have created a program that gives you the leverage of all FBO Members to give you Big Benefits for Small Companies to simplify the process so that you can focus on growing your business. For more information, click here.
McRae Integration Ltd
McRae Integration is a control systems integrator specializing in industrial automation and control. By offering full integration services for packaging and process areas, we help our customers develop comprehensive controls and electrical strategies for their facilities. McRae produces custom PLC and electrical control panels that continue to meet and exceed our customers' exacting standards. We can provide the full range of services, from panel design and layout to manufacture and incorporation. By combining Project Management with a full integration solution, McRae can help keep you on the cutting edge in a competitive economy. Defining a solid solution strategy and project architecture keeps the project goals in line with your overall mission. The result is a faster leaner execution that keeps you ahead of the competition. Find out how McRae Integration can help you realize your goals: call today, or visit our website at http://www.mcraeintegration.com.Read More
Metal Insulations Limited
Metal Insulations Limited specializes in refrigerated room construction (walls and ceilings), specialty insulated doors, mechanical insulation and hygienic finishes. Our experience includes thousands of completed projects in all types of food processing, distribution, and storage facilities in compliance with CFIA and USDA requirements. Metal Insulation's partnerships with the top suppliers of insulated products, specific to the food & beverage industry, gives us the strongest buying power in the market – savings that we pass on to you.Read More
Michael + Clark Construction Inc
Michael + Clark Construction was incorporated in 2013, and since inception the company has continued to grow, providing general contracting services across Ontario to the food industry, high tech manufacturing, retail and commercial clients with new builds, additions, and substantial renovations. The senior management team brings with it a combined 40+ years of sophisticated, and diverse construction experience, and a solid reputation of quality, integrity, and results. We are proud to say our staff of Project Managers, Site Superintendents and Estimators are highly qualified and well respected construction professionals capable of advanced project delivery.
Our philosophy and commitment is to go above and beyond, to assist the project team in any way we can to ensure project success for all. Our services include Construction Management, Design-Build, Project Management, General Contracting and Preconstruction Project Planning and Budgeting. Michael + Clark Construction specializes in servicing clients from the very earliest stages of project planning and design through to completion, always providing “the construction experience they deserve.
Millwright Local 1916
We employ the safest, technically skilled millwright workforce today. The 1916 mission is to stand strong with our members and business partners to help achieve success. We provide the education advances in leadership, skill, quality, productivity safety and attitude with a goal of creating a constructive culture within the construction industry and proving a competitive workforce for our contactors and owners. All of our certified tradespersons are HACCP training by the GFTC ( Guelph Food and Technology Centre)
Using 1916 HACCP certified tradesperson is a solid decision for HACCP registered establishments with regards to proper documentation and internal and external audits.
Miura Canada Co., Ltd
(905) 607-4289 x 222
Convenience, accountability, simplicity, and reliability describe the Mantralogix Advantage. Mantralogix is your single-source provider of business management software, IT consulting and networking design, deployment and support, and custom application development.
What Makes Mantralogix different?
We specialize in ERP/Accounting, Construction software and CRM solutions, as well as a host of leading IT solutions & services. Our core values drive us to work with you, leveraging technology to increase flexibility, creativity and agility to support your human talent and as a result, your business.
For us, it’s personal, not just business!
Delivering the right solution. For every client. Every time.
You need a firm who understands who you are, where you’re coming from and where you want to go. MNP is that firm.
As one of the largest accounting and business consulting firms in Canada, MNP knows that it takes more than skills and experience to serve your business. It takes a commitment to your growth, the time to understand the complexities of your operation and industry and the specialized insight to create strategies that address where your business is and get your business where you want it to be.
MNP has an extensive history of offering our clients a full suite of accounting, consulting and tax services to meet their needs in every aspect of the business. Through partner-led engagements, we provide a collaborative and cost-effective approach to doing business and personalized strategies to help your organization succeed across the country and around the world.
Mohawk College Energy and Power Innovation Centre
With a mission to “educate and prepare highly skilled graduates for success and contribution to community, Canada, and the world,” Mohawk College offers more than 200 programs, is a recognized leader in health and technology education, and is one of the largest trainers of apprentices in Ontario. Mohawk offers its students a variety of experiential learning opportunities including field placements, coops, and applied research projects (https://www.mohawkcollege.ca/programs/learning-at-mohawk/experiential-learning).
IDEAWORKS (https://www.mohawkcollege.ca/about-mohawk/ideaworks) fills the space between research and solutions by delivering customized applied research support to organizations.
As an active hub of applied research and innovation, we provide our industry and community partners access to faculty and staff expertise, an inspired student workforce, exceptional facilities and top technology. And, for Mohawk students, IDEAWORKS offers an environment that combines hands-on learning and advanced skills development. IDEAWORKS operates centres focused on Energy and Power, and Additive Manufacturing Innovation in addition to supporting applied research on topics including augmented reality, cybersecurity, and the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT).
Motion Industries Canada Inc
Motion Canada is part of Motion Industries, and provides industrial MRO replacement parts and services to our network of over 550 locations and 15 Distribution Centers throughout North America. We are a wholly owned subsidiary of Genuine Parts Company, a publicly traded $14B automotive, industrial, office, electric and electronic replacement parts distribution company.
Motion Canada’s extensive inventory means that our customers have access to 5.6M parts from a long line of authorized brands we deliver to more than 150,000 industrial North American companies.
New Electric is a full-service industrial electrical contractor delivering first-rate electrical systems and 24/7 rapid response support for over 45 years.
New Electric understands the many challenges faced in the food and beverage industry today and we will work with you to help increase production efficiency, maintain code compliance and ensure HACCP standards are carried out. We have a proven history of providing electrical solutions for critical issues inside food processing areas, assuring the quality and reliability throughout the entire facility
It is our mission to respond with urgency, expertise and professionalism to minimize the length and frequency of downtime
Niagara College, Canadian Food & Wine Institute Innovation Centre
(905) 641-2252 x 4273
The Canadian Food & Wine Institute Innovation Centre team offers a full suite of services to support industry innovation and commercialization of new products and processes. From new recipe development to shelf-life testing and nutritional labelling, the CFWI Innovation Centre pairs industry partners with faculty, recent graduates and students with the right expertise and equipment to meet your needs.
Some of our services:
* Recipe and New Product Development
* Food and Beverage Safety and Regulatory Assistance
* Laboratory Services
* Sensory Analysis and Consumer Testing
* Nutritional Labelling Services
* Hops, Beer & Cider Analysis
The food industry is one of the largest industries in the U.S. comprising almost $2 trillion annually, or roughly 10 percent of gross domestic product. Over 16.5 million people are employed in this sector. The food industry is also one of the most innovative and dynamic sectors of the economy. In short, the food and consumer packaged goods market is one of the hottest and most exciting industries in the world today—and there is no better place to study food and consumer packaged goods marketing than at Niagara University.
More information can be found at:
Nusens Niche Contracting Services Inc.
(866) 687 3670
Omron Automation Americas
Omron Corporation is a world leader in technology designed to solve social issues, improve lives and build a better tomorrow. Addressing the challenges of our changing society through innovation in artificial intelligence, robotics, sensing and control, we help packaging machine manufacturers and production facilities increase profitability, with a complete range of services and products designed to increase your machine’s speed, versatility, performance and safety.Read More
Ontario Agri-Food Technologies
Ontario Agricultural College - University of Guelph
(519) 824-4120 ext. 52285
The Ontario Agricultural College (OAC) of the University of Guelph is internationally renowned for its research, teaching and knowledge extension in the broad areas of food, agriculture, communities and the environment.
The OAC community includes 3,700 diploma, undergraduate and graduate students, 35,000 alumni, 140 faculty and 600 staff members. Our community also has a strong sense of shared purpose: To Improve Life by inspiring leaders, generating knowledge and creating innovative solutions for food, agriculture, communities and the environment.
Ontario Craft Wineries
(905) 562-8070 ext. 230
The Wine Council of Ontario (WCO) is the champion of Ontario’s high quality, authentically local Vintner’s Quality Alliance (VQA) wines and of promoting Ontario’s wine country as a tourism destination. As a non-profit trade association, the WCO represents over 100 wineries from across the three designated viticultural areas of the province (Niagara, Prince Edward County and Lake Erie North Shore – including Pelee Island) as well as emerging wine producing regions such as Ontario’s South Coast and Georgian Bay/Grey County. Our members are independently owned small and medium sized enterprises – grape growers, manufacturers and leaders in tourism in their communities. Our members are the future of Ontario’s wine industry, which is a source of new investment, jobs and award-winning wines.Read More
Orkin Canada, formerly Orkin PCO Services, is Canada's largest pest control provider and a leader in the development of fast, effective and environmentally responsible pest control solutions. For more than 50 years we have consistently set the standard for the pest control industry in Canada. Our professionals are the best in the business and we're ready to help you – anywhere in Canada, 24 hours a day.
Whether it is seasonal pests such as ants, earwigs and wasps, or the ongoing defence against rodents or cockroaches that requires constant oversight, Orkin Canada provides comprehensive programs which alleviate the constant pressure and keep pests away. We respond to some 60,000 customer calls each and every month, be they residential or commercial clients, and our customized programs are backed by the industry's most comprehensive guarantees.
Orkin Canada’s seven-stage program consists of inspection, building layout analysis, pest identification, program customization, sanitation consultation, treatment strategies and ongoing monitoring and maintenance. Orkin’s IPM methods may be biological, mechanical, using traps or other exclusion techniques, or even cultural, such as focusing on sanitation issues to prevent pest-conducive conditions.
Call 1-800-800-ORKIN or visit us at www.orkincanada.ca.
Orkin Canada. Pest Control Down To A Science®.
(416) 741-0856 ext 224
PAL Group is made up of five divisions:
Pal Distributors Inc. provides first class service and quality products. Pal's diverse product list features specialty tapes, packaging materials, packaging machines, magnetic separators, continuous inkjet printing systems, inspection systems, and stretch wrap. Pal Distributors also offers manufacturer trained machine service and maintenance.
Pal Digital Labels offers high quality digital labels and stickers with quick delivery and no plate charges. Digitally printed labels are a great solution if you require high quality labels with a quick and reliable delivery time. We can print labels and stickers that have photograph quality artwork and a large number of colours.
Pal Plastics manufactures showcases, bulk bins, brochure holders, sign holders, jewelry displays, binders, vinyl envelopes, and machine guards. Featuring a wide selection of retail display; inlucing store fixtures, grid and slatwall plus accessories. Whether it's a custom made product, small run, or mass production Pal can meet your needs.
Pal Barcode Technologies offer a variety of bar coding solutions: Thermal Printers, Scanners, Software, Labels and Ribbons, Point of Sale software, receipt printers and cash drawers. Custom label printing, small and large volume.
Foampak is Western Canada's only manufacturer of expanded polyethylene foam.
Making widths up to 72", with thicknesses ranging from 1/32" to 1/4", 3/8" and 1/2" thicknesses are also available up 48" width. Available in rolls, sheets, and pouches. Polyfoam, also known as Expanded Polyethylene Foam, is ideal for use as wrap, interleaving or carton liners plus a whole range of other applications. Our central location allows us to get the product out to you fast and often at considerably lower freight costs
PCL Constructors Canada Inc.
PCL is a group of independent construction companies that carries out work across Canada, the United States, the Caribbean, and in Australia. These diverse operations in the civil infrastructure, heavy industrial, and buildings markets are supported by a strategic presence in 31 major centers.Read More
PECO Pallet Canada Inc
Contact us at: 416-579-5515
PECO Pallet is the North American leader in pallet pooling services offering complete coverage of Canada, the United States and Mexico. PECO provides the Food and Beverage and CPG Industries with a sturdy wood block style pallet that is safe, clean and well-maintained. PECO has the most exacting quality standards in the industry. Our quality and service is simply unmatched by any other pallet provider.
Phoenix Systems believes that the key to success for Small to Medium (SME) Manufacturers and Distributors today is the successful utilization of productivity tools that improve efficiencies and ability to compete.
For more than 35 years Phoenix Systems has partnered with our clients to provide the vision, approach and structure that allows organizations to not only successfully deploy business solutions but to actually experience positive results from doing so.
We deliver both traditional core ERP components (Accounting/Finance, Production and Materials Management, Human Resources) and Extended ERP components (Business Intelligence, CRM, Supply Chain Management, e-Business and Document Management & Publication). These solutions ensure optimal workflow and collaboration between the disciplines within your organization and value chain.
We provide comprehensive business management solutions, specialized network management and project management skills to On-Premise or Cloud Environments. Leveraging our long-term relationships with award-winning and best-of-breed software vendors like Microsoft® and SYSPRO™, you receive complete technology solutions that deliver measurable ROI and unparalleled value to your stakeholders.
Continuous Improvement is the cornerstone of our success. We embrace the latest proven technologies to provide state of the art solutions for our customers North America wide. We deliver our services through offices located in Toronto, Vancouver, Winnipeg, Boston and Portland.
(877) 912-7242 ext. 305
A leader in performance management, Proaction International is a consulting company which has several subsidiaries all aimed at improving the performance of individuals and organizations. With a very human approach, Proaction International’s philosophy has been proven since 2004 with hundreds of companies and several thousand individuals across three continents.Read More
Proax Technologies is a leading Technical Automation Distributor that offers innovative product solutions in the areas of Machine Automation, Motion Control and Machine Safety; creating close relationships with our valued customers, vendors and employees. We've been in the marketplace for over 55 years and we continue to grow and expand our product line and services to meet our customer’s needs.
Currently Proax has over 150 employees with 12 branch locations coast to coast. Our key point of difference is our in house technical solution team that enables us to provide solutions dedicated to customer specific product or solution needs. We have a team in all regions to assist you with technical support across our entire range of products.
We offer a wide range of specialized manufacturing equipment, process capabilities and stainless steel components, which are manufactured and tailored to the needs of our customers in the agrofood, industrial, biopharmaceutical and brewing sectors. Our unique expertise includes engineering, design, construction, installation and automation capabilities. We respond precisely, with competence and rigour, to the needs of customers looking for turnkey “design to implementation” solutions. Qualtech now has over 250 collaborators based at six sites in Quebec and Ontario, as well as a permanent technical support capability in Wisconsin (USA).Read More
Raefton Technology Inc.
Raefton Technology Inc. is a supplier of cloud based technologies primarily focussed on Supply Chain and Logistics. Our easy-to-use, easy-to-adopt logistics information management platform streamlines and automates all the outdated, paper-based processes that kill efficiency and bog down the flow of goods for logistics players, while providing manufacturers, freight forwarders, and commercial carriers with new data insights to make better business decisions and win more business.Read More
RBC - Royal Bank of Canada
Royal Bank of Canada is a global financial institution with a purpose-driven, principles-led approach to delivering leading performance. Our success comes from the 84,000+ employees who bring our vision, values and strategy to life so we can help our clients thrive and communities prosper. As Canada’s biggest bank, and one of the largest in the world based on market capitalization, we have a diversified business model with a focus on innovation and providing exceptional experiences to more than 16 million clients in Canada, the U.S. and 34 other countries. Learn more at rbc.com. We are proud to support a broad range of community initiatives through donations, community investments and employee volunteer activities.Read More
RBC Royal Bank
Senior Market Leader in Financing Solutions to the Commercial Banking MarketRead More
RBC Royal Bank
Rockwell Automation, the world's largest company dedicated to industrial automation and information, makes its customers more productive and the world more sustainable. Throughout the world, our flagship Allen-Bradley® and Rockwell Software® product brands are recognized for innovation and excellence.
At Rockwell Automation, we take a holistic approach to food and beverage production, helping you to increase flexibility and efficiency and reduce total costs of operation.
Sacre Davey Engineering Inc.
A full service engineering and project management company, helping owners conceive, plan, implement and deliver multi-disciplined, multi-stake holder projects effectively and efficiently.Read More
Sani Marc is the leading Canadian manufacturer of sanitation products for the Food & Beverage Industry.
Our core philosophy and approach is captured through our motto “Optimizing Food Safety”.
This is accomplished by unparalleled service, expertise and a focus on what matters most to you – maintaining the highest product quality.
This is what we do for you: Optimize your cleaning and sanitation processes, share our extensive knowledge of the latest technologies and market trends, act as consultants to provide operational efficiencies, improve sanitation results which increase product shelf life, and focus on food safety so you can focus on production.
We manufacture innovative, affordable products to help you grow your bottom line. We pioneer solutions that meet your needs.
SGS Canada Inc.
SGS is the world’s leading inspection, verification, testing and certification company. SGS is recognized as the global benchmark for quality and integrity. With more than 97,000 employees, SGS operates a network of over 2,600 offices and laboratories around the world. We are constantly looking beyond customers’ and society’s expectations in order to deliver market leading services wherever they are needed. As the leader in providing specialized business solutions that improve quality, safety and productivity and reduce risk, we help customers navigate an increasingly regulated world. Our independent services add significant value to our customers’ operations and ensure business sustainability.Read More
Simoneau & Sterling Inc.
Simoneau & Sterling is your trusted partner in designing, building and servicing commercial, industrial and institutional boiler systems. Drawing on our local know-how and experience, and the most innovative equipment manufacturers on the market, we provide a turnkey solution for power generation.
Commercial & District Heating – Food – Hospitals – Waste Water Treatment Plants - Universities – Greenhouses...
BOILER AND BURNER CONTROL SYSTEMS
*Design & Installation
*Energy Efficiency Audits
*Boiler Systems Testing & Tuning
*Piping & Controls (Autoflame distributor in Canada)
*High Pressure Piping
Source Nutraceutical Inc.
Source Nutraceutical, Inc. (SNI) is an established contract research organization with more than ten years of servicing the Canadian food, organic, natural health product, cosmetic, medical device, and pharmaceutical industries. SNI provides a full range of regulatory compliance, labelling, translation and fulfillment services, including capabilities and expertise in:
* Regulatory project management and strategic consulting;
* Product classification & health claims review;
* Market entry strategies (Canada, U.S. and abroad);
* Regulatory applications (foods, natural health products, cosmetics, medical devices, pharmaceutical products);
* Full product labelling services, bilingual packaging compliance and graphic design;
* Product risk assessment;
* Quality assurance;
* Clinical trials;
* Marketing collateral material design, development and printing;
* Website design and development, and social media support;
* Product importation and order fulfillment services (licensed Health Canada facilities in Toronto, Winnipeg and Vancouver).
SNI acts as a business partner that will provide you with a one-stop-shop model of comprehensive and immediate solutions to meet your sales, marketing and regulatory needs. Our goal is to minimize your time to market with new products, maximize your return on investment, and help to establish and support customer confidence in your products. Visit www.sourcenutra.com for more information on our services.
South Central Ontario Region Economic Development Corp. (SCOR EDC)
We provide regional economic development for the counties of Brant, Elgin, Middlesex, Norfolk and Oxford.
Our areas of focus are:
1. Infrastructure that fosters economic development
2. The development of human capital in support of economic development
3. Regional sector development with a focus on agriculture and agriculture/food value added processing
We partner with a number of other regional organizations in support of economic development and work with various Ministries to advocate for the region and to collaborate in solving issues and capitalizing on opportunities.
Spirits Canada is the national trade organization representing the interests of Canadian Spirits manufacturers, marketers, exporters and consumers.
We are the voice for and about Spirits. Founded on our signature products of Canadian Whisky and Canadian Rye Whisky, the Canadian Distilled Spirits Industry today produces a full range of spirits products including Rum, Gin, Liqueurs, Vodka, Whisky and ready-to-drink Cocktails and Coolers.
Produced from locally grown cereal grains, including barley, corn, rye and wheat, Canadian Spirits brands, including Canadian Club, Gibson’s, Crown Royal and Wiser’s, enjoy a world-class reputation for authenticity and quality. Spirits Canada is also a leading proponent for the encouragement of moderate and responsible consumption of beverage alcohol for those adults who choose to drink.
Talent Employment Inc.
Talent Employment's staff are proficient and proud of their business; they know the amount of time, creativity, and energy that has gone into our clients exceptional and professional services. We recognize that each person who works here has a special role in making our clients happy. We believe that excellent customer service is in the details, and we are committed to ensure we go the extra mile that each one of our clients has a truly remarkable outcome with our expertise in the staffing industry. As a staffing business we offer both temporary and permanent hire placements with a guarantee.
Our product lines are Hospitality, Light Industrial, and Office Services. Also, our dynamic Talent team is here for you, were able to customize to all your staffing needs or special projects. Regardless of who or how we assist our clients; we are professionally responsible for our client’s complete satisfaction. We never forget about our responsibilities, client expectations, co-workers, dynamic employees, and ourselves.
The Answer Company
The Answer Company is a leading supplier of business management software and technology consulting services. Since 1995, we have been helping businesses answer the difficult questions with regards to investments in technology and information systems. Our goal is to make businesses more successful at what they do and gain confidence to make profitable moves in their respective industries. We are a partner for Sage and Acumatica. Our solutions are powerful, flexible, and backed by Food & Beverage industry expertise. Working from our locations across Canada (Vancouver, Calgary, Edmonton, Winnipeg and Toronto), we serve national and international clients with a wide range of ERP solutions including Sage X3, Acumatica, and Sage 300 (formerly Accpac). In addition, we provide numerous complimentary solutions such as CRM, BI, HRMS and others.Read More
Thermogenics is a leading manufacturer of coiled tube steam, hot water and thermal fluid boilers and related equipment. The product portfolio is primarily used for industrial, commercial and institutional applications across North America. The Company also provides best-in-class parts and 24/7 service support delivered via factory-trained technicians and manages a fleet of unique rental equipment to serve temporary or emergency needs. With its comprehensive product and service offering, Thermogenics functions as a one-stop shop for all of its customers’ most complex steam and heating requirements.
The Company operates from its head office in Aurora, ON and maintains sales and service operations in Cincinnati, OH, Chicago, IL, Houston, TX, and Ottawa, ON.
The Toronto-Dominion Bank & its subsidiaries are collectively known as TD Bank Group (TD). TD is the sixth largest bank in North America by branches & serves approximately 22 million customers in a number of locations in key financial centres around the globe. Over 85,000 TD employees represent the strongest team in banking. Delivering legendary customer experiences is who we are & is part of being the Better Bank.Read More
Tree of Life Canada ULC
Tree of Life Canada is one of the largest distributors of specialty and natural foods in Canada. We are the Canadian operation of KeHE Distributors, one of the leading U.S. distributors of natural and specialty food products. Operating coast to coast in Canada, we have the largest specialty food sales force in the country, representing nationally recognized brands. Whether you are looking for specialty cheeses, ethnic products, specialty and gourmet grocery or natural and organic products, Tree of Life Canada is a one stop solution for ever changing consumer demands. With more than 60 years’ experience in Canada, we truly understand what it takes to help both retailers and manufacturers meet the needs of today’s consumer. Our category management focus combined with the strength of our national sales team, allows us to provide our customers with unmatched service and expertise.Read More
Tri-Mach Group Inc.
Tri-Mach Group Inc. is a multi-trade, turnkey solution provider of sanitary conveyors and equipment, offering best-in-class services for the Food Processing, Liquid Processing, and Pharmaceutical industries. With our in-house Design Engineering team, we offer our customers custom solutions to complex problems, saving both time & money. Our experience, knowledge, reputation, and commitment to food safety are the keys to our success!
Tri-Mach Group is most noted for our revolutionary Ever-Kleen® Conveyor Systems & Technology – a registered brand of sanitary conveyors and equipment which offer maximum protection in food safety.
Each Tri-Mach Group Inc. employee exemplifies best-in-class service, has been trained to be HACCP compliant, and has received Food Safety & GMP training through The Guelph Food Technology Centre.
Vector Process Equipment Inc.
Vector Process Equipment Inc. is an Ontario-based representative for manufacturers of innovative process water, wastewater, biosolids, sludge handling and treatment equipment. We have been serving the Ontario market for the past 15 years. The equipment we represent include complete process water treatment, plant and lagoon-based wastewater treatment, sludge dewatering and anaerobic digestion processes. We also represent odour control, heat exchange as well as food process and wastewater pump manufacturers.Read More
Veolia Water Technologies Inc.
Veolia is the global leader in optimized resource management. With over 163,000 employees worldwide and 160 years of experience, Veolia designs and provides creative and effective water, waste and energy management solutions that contribute to the sustainable development of communities and industries. Building upon the 1,200 Food & Beverage projects it successfully executed across the globe, Veolia is recognized for applying its capacity for innovation to improving the performance of its Food & Beverage clients.Read More
Vision 33 Canada
Vision33 helps you to challenge your business processes and find efficiencies that help you attain your business goals and vision for growth and success. We are business process implementers and the leading global provider of the SAP Business One enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution for growing businesses and subsidiaries of large enterprises.
Vision33 provides SAP Business One consulting services (from requirements and process consulting through to implementation and our industry leading TOTAL Care support program). We bring you access to the world’s largest and most experienced team of SAP Business One consultants, located in offices around the globe. Through our global services team, Vision33 has certified consultants available anytime, anywhere for your international SAP Business One projects. We have the diverse industry expertise, geographic reach, hands-on approach and methodology to ensure SAP Business One meets your unique business requirements.
Whether you are a growing business with one location, expanding into new markets or a large enterprise running SAP with subsidiary operations, Vision33 brings extensive business process knowledge, detailed product expertise and innovative strategies to unlock the potential of SAP Business One for your business. Vision33 is there to help you leverage the best of technology to meet your business vision and goals – to ensure you get superior value from your technology investment today and into the future.
Vision Transportation Systems Inc.
Vision Transportation is a Canadian based company founded in 1995. We offer a full host of services throughout Canada, the United States, and Mexico. Our resources are comprised of varying types of equipment, along with flexible methods of quoting our competitive rate structures, always in a view to meeting your requirements.
Our service standards are unparalleled in handling less than truckload, truckload quantities and Intermodal Rail transportation. With our modern warehouse facilities in Mississauga and Belleville are centrally located to all major transportation hubs, with the added feature of consolidations and de-consolidations.
We are a company with a vision of what is necessary, day-to-day in your business to meet your transportation requirements. We intend to meet those needs through flexibility of attitude and action.
Windsor Essex Economic Development Corporation
Winery & Grower Alliance of Ontario
The Winery & Grower Alliance of Ontario is an alliance of leading wineries and grape growers working together to ensure the entire Ontario wine industry is robust, sustainable and profitable today, tomorrow and many years to come.
We are generations of winemakers as well as new entrepreneurs. We cultivate vast acreages of grapes and smaller vineyards too. Together, we are proud of our international acclaim for award winning wines produced from the beautiful, rich and diverse Wine Country of Ontario. We are committed to offering a wide range of quality wines to enjoy at any occasion, from 100% Ontario Vintners Quality Alliance (VQA) to International Canadian Blends (ICB) wines, our award winning wines span the taste preference, quality and value appreciated by our local customers. But most of all, we are personally and collectively passionate about the grape and wine industry and truly committed to its continued success here at home and around the globe. www.wgao.ca
Workplace Safety and Prevention Services (WSPS)
Workplace Safety & Prevention Services (WSPS) is a leader in providing impactful risk management solutions that drive lasting business success for our customers. WSPS offers unparalleled health and safety expertise, insight and solutions for creating healthy work environments where employees thrive and businesses prosper.
A dynamic $43-million organization servicing 165,000 member firms, WSPS is primarily focused on the agricultural, industrial/manufacturing and service sectors. A key player in the Ontario occupational health and safety system, WSPS brings together community and business leaders to influence positive change to create a safer and more profitable Ontario.