Here's a list of our associate members. Associate members are industry stakeholders who provide tools and services to food and beverage processors.
3PL Links Inc
3PL Links is a best in breed logistics solutions company in Toronto that delivers results customers can count on. The day to day distribution of your goods is important to the success of your business. As a leading global freight forwarder and supply chain solutions provider, we understand that your customers’ expectations must be met.
To achieve savings which deliver results, we use our gold standard service providers and freight forwarding services that our current customer base counts on each day to take care of all daily deliveries of for all modes of transportation.
Partnering with our 3PL Links provides you with a one stop solution. Our customized solutions will allow you to focus on revenue producing activities, keeping your company running like a well-oiled machine. Let the industry professionals assist you within your supply chain so that you can focus on growing your business.
3PL links is a leader in the eyes of any supply chain and logistics company which can help you significantly reduce your transportation cost by leveraging our buying power. We are one of the top logistics companies in Toronto. See below for a partial list of services:
• LTL (less than truck load)
• TL (truck load)
• Complete on-line shipment tracking capabilities for your supply chain management
• Rail Service
• International air and ocean freight
• Flat Bed
• Dangerous Goods
• Food Grade
• Drops/ “Milk Runs”
• Expedited Shipments
• Temperature Sensitive
• HIAB/ boom truck commercial and residential
90TLR / Holman
90TLR is an expert in Group Benefit Solutions!
We were born out of the knowledge there is a better way to deliver Group Health and Dental programs, Group Savings plans and Business Insurance to Small and Medium Independent Enterprises (SMIE).
SMIE’s are the backbone of our economy for both employment and GDP and they deserve the same economies of scale that large companies enjoy. Our people have been a driving force in disrupting the status quo of Group Benefits pricing and servicing. We bring together practical and sustainable solutions and implement common sense methods to achieve your goals.
To be able to put a value on something, you need to know how much it costs. To understand the value of a Group Benefits program, you need to know what you are paying. And, we agree! In fact, we fully and completely disclose our compensation to you and how it affects your program. In addition, we ensure that you understand our compensation and our Service Agreement by signing declarations for both! For more information about starting a Group Benefits program or how to reduce the costs of your existing program – www.90TLR.ca
We are highly focused on meeting all the Commercial Insurance and Group Benefit needs of Food and Beverage Producers, Packagers and Distributors as well as suppliers to these industries. Ensuring that all your business’s Commercial Liability and General Insurance needs are uncovered and secured with best in class coverage, unparalleled service and competitive pricing is achieved through Holman Insurance Brokers LTD’s Food and Beverage solutions - http://www.holmanins.com/Commercial/Food-Service-Hospitality.aspx
A&L Canada Laboratories Inc.
A&L is one of Ontario's largest Agricultural and Environmental Laboratories specializing in soil, plant tissue, fertilizer and water testing. For over 30 years A&L has provided reliable, comprehensive, effective services for analytical testing. This includes having a variety of professionals in the fields of chemistry, agronomy, and environmental science, available to discuss individual needs and provide technical guidance.Read More
Abell Pest Control
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
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.
We are an Ontario based, energy co-operative with over 27 years of experience developing electricity and natural gas solutions for the agricultural community.Read More
Air Solutions is an expert in 3-A sanitary standards. We offer solutions to any compressed air application, including sterile compressed air filtration, clean or culinary steam quality, vent filters and absolute liquid filtration.
This is critically important at food, pharmaceutical and beverage manufacturing facilities, including wineries and breweries, dairies and bakeries, packaging facilities and hospitals.
Our service division is the largest multi trade service leader in our market place, TSSA approved and BEST IN CLASS.
Airzone One Ltd.
Airzone One Ltd. provides services in air quality including ambient air monitoring and field measurements, dust and odour assessments, air dispersion modelling and permitting (ECAs, EASRs), emission reporting (e.g. NPRI, TRA, ChemTRAC), land use compatibility assessments, environmental assessment (EAs) reports, occupational hygiene (OHS), and indoor air quality (IAQ) assessment (including vapour intrusion) utilizing our scientific experience and knowledge.
Airzone's laboratory is accredited by the Canadian Association for Laboratory Accreditation Inc. (CALA) using the ISO 17025 protocol.
Our clients include a variety of food processors including dry or liquid food manufacturers, frozen food manufacturers and packagers, chocolate manufacturers, meat packers, pet food manufacturers, breweries, flour mills, grain transfer/storage facilities, cold food storage facilities, and grocery stores. In other sectors, our clients include waste processing/treatment facilities, transportation companies, auto parts and aircraft manufacturers, chemical plants, upstream and downstream oil gas companies, pulp and paper companies, school boards, hospitals and government.
519-836-8383 ext 1
Association of Canadian Distiller's
Autoscribe Informatics, Inc.
Environmental Monitoring Solution for Food and Beverage Producers
Matrix Gemini Environmental Monitoring simplifies and automates many aspects of collecting microorganism samples from different risk areas in and around production environments. It provides the ability to monitor the effectiveness of good hygiene and segregation practices. It helps to drive good practices and helps organizations document preventative controls to avoid product contamination. Instant graphical identification of failure locations, trend analysis of results and defendable QA framework are some of the tools included. Environmental Monitoring can be used with an existing Lab Information Management System (LIMS) or a new install of Matrix Gemini LIMS
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
Ballagh and Edward LLP
Legal services in the fields of trademarks, copyright, patents and marketing, including review of product claims and labels.Read More
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.
Bell City Transport
1 800 668 1289
Bell City Transport Systems is a 3rd generation temperature controlled carrier. We specialize in all fresh/frozen ltl and truck load shipments to and from the United States and Western Canada. We also have a number of dry vans for less complicated moves.
Due to our background in the fresh produce industry, we have grown our business by actively seeking outbound freight to the " growing areas " of North America ( Florida, Georgia, California, Texas, Washington, British Columbia ) and hauling back our fresh fruits and vegetables for the chain stores in southern Ontario and Quebec and also produce wholesalers located at the Ontario Food Terminal in Toronto ON.
Today Bell City Transport specializes in all temperature-controlled freight, whether inbound or outbound from truckload shipment to less than truckload shipments, 'Big or Small We haul it all'
BLOOM cuts through the noise and makes it easier for Ontario's food and beverage companies to adopt sustainable improvements. For over 20 years we have been a driving force for practical resource management solutions. We achieve this through a sector focused approach.
An example of that is the recent launch of waterandwine.ca. An online resource designed to improve water management at wineries.
- Optimizing energy, water and resource use;
- Technology assessment and demonstration projects;
- Risk and opportunity assessments;
- Needs assessments and gap analyses;
- Strategic communications; and
- Knowledge products.
BluMetric Environmental inc
819-243-7555, ext 222
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
Business Development Bank of Canada
Financing and advisory services for small to medium sized enterprise.Read More
Business Fusion Firm
Business Fusion Firm Inc. (BFF) an Ontario based consulting group with reach across Canada. Some of the key consulting services offered by the BFF team for the food and beverage sector are: Business value creation, labour productivity training, facilitate access to funding, address business and operational challenges through Lean practices. Providing precise and applicable direction for company growth is our specialty.Read More
Carbontap, Inc specializes in food and beverage gases, and gas applications within the food and beverage industry. Working with breweries, wineries, processors, and restaurants, Carbontap Inc can assist with full product development/improvement, shelf life stabilization and packaging/canning/bottling solutions. We provide complete draft and beverage dispensing systems, beer, food and beverage gases, soda syrups, juice mixes and coffee/beverage concentrates. Our team of Refrigeration, Cryogenics and Gas Experts can assist with a wide range of solutions, applications, and proprietary processes. With Industry leading experience and customer service, we pride ourselves on the relationships we build with our customers, the services we provide, and the difference that we make for our customers, and their products.Read More
CCI BioEnergy Inc
519 502 3747
We are an alternative energy developer that deploys on-site solutions to transform a broad array of organic wastes generated in a food or beverage facility into renewable energy for internal use. Electricity and hot water, or an alternative fuel – “renewable natural gas” – can be created on-site using between 1 tonne and 10 tonnes of a daily mix that can include trimmings, spoilage, damaged goods, de-packaging, processing residues, liquids, filtrates and sludges.Read More
CLEW Systems & Software
CLEW System & Software is a Canadian(Toronto) and Belgian based IT-company, provider of highly specialized software and hardware for the food industry.
Our main expertise is ERP in food processing companies, proven expertise in traceability, e-commerce, B2B – B2C portals, barcodes, mobile solution, app’s, labels, warehouse….
High quality software with very competitive pricing, designed for SME and large corporations. Our focus is to provide exceptional service with personal and responsive support; regardless of the scope of the project.
Manufacturers can speed production, minimize defects and reduce costs by utilizing machine vision technologies.
With over one million machine vision systems installed globally, Cognex is the world’s largest and most trusted machine vision company.
We have the people, experience, and knowledge to ensure the machine vision technologies you deploy do exactly the job you need to Make It Right for your customers; from reading barcodes to ensuring every aspect of your products’ quality.
CP Industries Ltd.
CP Industries Ltd.
CPG Executive Search
CPG Executive Search is a boutique hiring firm assisting Food & Beverage Manufacturing, Foodservice, Retail and Consumer Packaged Goods (CPG) companies identify, assess, and secure the right leaders to run their organizations. CPG Exec fills supervisory to executive level technical (in plant) and corporate positions across all functions including; operations, quality assurance, research & development, maintenance, engineering, supply chain, sales, marketing, and finance.Read More
Cushman & Wakefield
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
Damselfly Solutions Inc.
We are a technology supplier for small to medium size businesses in the food processing sector. TraceAll, our software solution, was designed and developed to easily integrate into and improve your current process. Manage raw materials, work in progress and finished goods inventory; control production recipes and instructions; create and track customer orders and sales history. TraceAll also delivers complete product traceability at any point in your process. Product is easily tracked from receiving to shipping. Recall reports can be generated at the click of a button to quickly identify where product has been used and where it is now. More information about TraceAll can be found at: www.traceall.ca and you can contact us for a demo of our software or a free trial.Read More
dicentra is a professional consulting firm that specializes in addressing all matters related to safety, quality and compliance for all product categories in the health sciences and food industries.
We evaluate, implement, and provide all the necessary support for your products and operations to gain market access and build confidence in your brand. We achieve this through our three business divisions:
Health Sciences Consulting
Food Safety & Quality Consulting
& Global Certifications
Since our inception in 2002 we have completed over 15,000 projects and serviced nearly 1000 companies from around the world. Our clients look to us for solutions to help protect their bottom line and integrate our team as a part of theirs. We believe that this is a result of the efforts we make to provide the highest level of client care at all times.
We have the best and brightest individuals on our team, all experts in their field working collaboratively together towards one goal: to protect and improve the businesses of our clients.
To learn more about dicentra, please visit www.dicentra.com
Donaldson Company Inc
Dynamics Foodware-Epimatic Corporation
DynamicsFoodware delivers comprehensive Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) solutions to the constantly changing food and beverage industry.
Our solution combines Microsoft Dynamics® NAV (formerly Navision) with rich, industry-specific functionality from SI Foodware for food processing and food distribution organizations. We quickly and easily adapt our solutions to your business processes and requirements to help your company streamline operations for lower operating costs, improved food safety and enhanced regulatory compliance.
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519 720 2246
Emerson is a diversified global manufacturing company that brings technology and engineering together to provide innovative solutions to customers in the industrial, commercial and consumer markets through its Process Management, Industrial Automation, Network Power, Climate Technologies, and Commercial & Residential Solutions businesses. - See more at: http://www.emerson.com/en-us/AboutUs/Pages/snapshot.aspx#sthash.KiFHFMPM.dpufRead More
FairTax Grants & Incentives Inc. (Formerly Onager Solutions)
(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
Food Processing Research Council - FPHRC
Food Processing Research Council - FPHRC
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.
GDI Integrated Facility Services
George Brown College - Food Innovation Research Centre
416-415-5000 x. 3616
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
Greatario Engineered Storage Systems
Our team of responsible, committed transportation and distribution professionals pledges to partner with our clients to deliver innovative results-oriented solutions, characterized by safety and quality.Read More
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
Hub International Limited
HUB International was founded in Ontario in 1998 with the merger of 11 privately held insurance brokerages. That number has grown to a network of more than 400 integrated brokerages across North America - all carrying the HUB banner. Today, HUB is one of the largest insurance brokers in the world, and represents a broad, deep, one-of-a-kind aggregation of insurance entrepreneurs. Our goal is to understand the risks inherent in your operations, and which risk management practices and insurance products are best suited to address and minimize these risks.Read More
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 LP.
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.
JNE Environmentalspecializes in resolving industrial wastewater issues, from simple to complex, for all major industries. We design, manufacture, and service our own line of water treatment chemicals and equipment, offering customized solutions with ongoing support to each of our clients.Read More
Jungbunzlauer Canada Inc
905 835 3270
Kerry – the Taste & Nutrition Company
At Kerry, we bring Taste & Nutrition together in a way that is unique and uncompromising - rooted in our food heritage, sensory science and applications know-how.
We understand that taste is influenced by many factors: cultures, life stages, memories, environment and more. We want to work with you to make better tasting and more authentic products that meet vital nutritional needs for people in all parts of the world and especially here in Canada.
To this end, we have clearly outlined our definition of both Taste & Nutrition and developed a set of pillars aimed at helping us all navigate our way through the needs of today's consumers.
King Power Safety Canada Ltd
At King Power Safety Canada Ltd., providing comfortable lightweight safety footwear is just the beginning. More than a safety shoe company, we strive to create partnerships with our customers. From on-site visits to custom employee purchase programs, we are constantly working towards creating a safe work environment for our Canadian customers.Read More
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
Mabarex is a water-treatment leader serving clients across Canada since 1983. We design and build highly versatile turnkey treatment systems to handle clients evolving needs and protect their investments and resources. From preliminary study to plant operation, we provide comprehensive solutions for water, sludge and solid waste treatment, all guaranteed to meet your specific requirements.Read More
416 481 3023
With over 25 years’ experience as a lawyer in the Ontario food and beverage sector, Kelly is well placed to provide to the Members of FBO proactive, timely and business-focused legal solutions to the many challenges and opportunities in the sector today.Read More
MacGregor Marketing Communications Inc.
MacGregor Marketing Communications Inc. is in its 14th 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.
Marsh Canada Limited
Insurance and Risk Management SolutionsRead More
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
Mentor Works Ltd.
Mentor Works, the Canadian government funding experts, provide assistance and support services related to small business funding grants and loans. By assessing our clients' strategic objectives and innovation challenges, we are able to match optimal government grants for small businesses in Ontario and across Canada in order to accelerate business growth. We work directly with small businesses to solve common business challenges related to business expansion, research and development, hiring, training, capital investment and more through Canadian government grants, FedDev loans, and tax credits. Mentor Works shares knowledge with business owners through daily updates on new programs and resources through our Canadian Government Funding Blog including Ontario business grants.Read More
Meridian Credit Union
902-423-3208 ext 124
Accenture reports that half of trade promotion spend generates a negative return on investment, depresses profit 10% or more. To optimize retail activities and get a positive ROI on the 10%-20% of sales that companies spend on TPM, decision making must include detailed information on in-store execution. Often there is an information gap: lack of complete, accurate and timely data about in-store execution.
Metaworks’ mission is to close the information gap. Metaworks’ Mantis software platform supports both field data collection and back-end analytics and reporting. Whatever your mobile device strategy, Mantis supports iOS, Android and Windows. The Mantis hosted cloud or turnkey back end systems ensure data integrity and take a heavy load off IT.
Whether you have a merchandising function, are thinking of adding one, or work through distribution, Metaworks can help.
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.
Minotaur Software Ltd
Minotaur Software is an Ontario based traceability ERP and handheld warehouse management software developer, serving the needs of emerging small and mid-sized food manufacturers.
Our solution brings together the full traceability cycle from purchasing and receiving, through multi-stage and multi-day manufacturing processes, to the creation and shipment of finished goods to fulfill customer orders. Beyond that we offer Order Entry/Invoicing including EDI, accounting, barcode label printing and scanning, plant floor weighing, driver delivery systems, marketing program tracking, QC and allergen tracking, CRM and more. Basically, one solution to help bring all your information together for better management reporting, allowing you to scale the business without increasing staff.
Talk to us about why one system is a better way.
MNP is a leading national accounting, tax and business consulting firm in Canada. We proudly serve and respond to the needs of our clients in the public, private and not-for-profit sectors. Through partner-led engagements, we provide a collaborative, cost-effective approach to doing business and personalized strategies to help organizations succeed across the country and around the world. MNP has an extensive history of working with food and beverage processors across the country. For more than 50 years we have been involved with all aspects of the agriculture sector, investing more time and resources into understanding the complexities of this industry than any other firm.Read More
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.
National Bank of Canada
With over 2,000 agri-food clients and a commercial agri-food portfolio worth over a million dollars, National Bank is an expert in your field. Whether you’re a wholesaler, a food processing company, a farm input producer or an equipment manufacturer or distributor, in Canada or abroad, our team of agri-food account managers understands your needs and can help you meet your goals.Read More
National Cold Chain
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
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:
North Star Ice Ltd.
OLFA North America
Since 1956, OLFA has been developing knives and blades that are designed to perform quickly and safely. OLFA tools are designed for long life, with durable premium-quality handles, many with non-slip cushion grip features or ergonomic design to ease hand and wrist fatigue. Our safety knives and safety cutters include spring loaded knives, box cutters, ergonomic knives, strapping cutters, and many more. OLFA blades are manufactured from the highest quality materials available and recognized for their superior performance, exceptional sharpness and edge retention.
In 2016, OLFA launched the SK-12 NSF certified food safe knife. This safety knife addresses 3 critical demands of a food processing environment. (1) 100% stainless steel handle to ensure 100% metal detectability with safety inspection equipment. (2) Self-retracting blade mechanism to help keep employees safe. (3) Open blade channel design so it is easy to clean and sanitize.
Ontario Agri-Food Technologies
Ontario Agricultural College - University of Guelph
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.
Peoplesource continues to grow as an industry leader of recruitment solutions servicing top Canadian organizations each day by providing the talent they need to succeed in today’s competitive market. We have recently developed a niche division that services the food and beverage industry matching top professionals with top food and beverage industry jobs.Read More
Perflex Label Inc.
Perflex Label Inc. was born from an idea that high quality, unparalleled service, and competitive pricing could exist under one roof. More often than not, in the label business, only one or two of these three areas are truly met.
At Perflex, being able to consistently deliver labels of the highest quality, on time, every time, at a fair market price, has been the story behind our success.
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.
Pro Mach is a leading provider of integrated packaging and processing products and solutions for food, beverage, consumer goods, pharmaceutical, and other diverse companies. Through our brands, Pro Mach provides product packaging and processing equipment, PMMI certified trainers, installation, parts, and service for flexible packaging, bottling and capping, primary packaging, pharmaceutical packaging, material handling, labeling and coding,
and end of line, as well as integrated solutions for complete packaging lines.
Quality Engineered Solutions Ltd.
905 333 6862
Quality Engineered Solutions Ltd. (QES) is a mechanical engineering consulting firm that serves clients worldwide from offices in Fredericton, New Brunswick and Burlington, Ontario. QES are specialists in the field of Industrial Ventilation and have an in depth expertise in ventilation for food processing plants.Read More
RBC - Royal Bank of Canada
RBC Royal Bank
RBC Royal Bank
Senior Market Leader in Financing Solutions to the Commercial Banking MarketRead More
Redwave Commerce is a leading electronic document processing company building business-to-business applications that automate and eliminate, manual or paper-based processes enabling business partners to conduct transactions more efficiently. We specialize in EDI (Electronic Document Interchange), especially in the Canadian grocery market. We have proudly helped farmers, producers, manufacturers and distributors complete the purchase orders, shipping notices and invoices needed to get their products on the shelves of every major retail chain as well as small independent operations. Our services range from simple to use web portals to fully integrated customizations.Read More
Renix, Excellence in Ion Exchange, featuring UIX Uninterrupted Ion Exchange. Our offer we will provide a simulation of the expected cost savings of UIX vs your current traditional IX system, All you need to do is send us your input or waste stream characteristics. Contact us at email@example.comRead More
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.
Routes Transport Group
Sage X3 provides on premise and cloud based business management solutions for growers, processors and manufacturing companies. With over 5000 installations globally, X3 is an enterprise level business management software offering for businesses looking to control costs, compliance and traceability. Strong value chain capabilities with excellent mobility features and embedded warehousing capabilities, X3 can provide a total enterprise solution for food service companies, brokers and distributors.Read More
Sanimax ABP Inc.
Sealand Freezers (Atlantic) Limited
Sealand Freezers is a construction and building services company focused on Food Processing | Cold Storage | Distribution. Founded and operated by Howard Murchison since it’s conception in 1975, Sealand is known for it’s customer service and simply building the best.
Since 1975, we have successfully completed over 800 projects and millions of square feet for Food Processing | Cold Storage | Distribution sectors across Canada and the Northeast USA. Our goal is to help customers create safe, functional, and successful projects within scope, on time and within budget.
At Sealand we offer full construction services including;
· Design Build
· Design Bid Build
· Construction Management
· Thermal Construction Products and Services
· Specialty Doors
· Special Projects
SGS Canada Inc.
Sonwil Distribution Center is a privately owned food grade warehouse and distribution business headquartered in Buffalo, NY. In business for more than 70 years, Sonwil
operates more than 1.4 million square feet of ambient and refrigerated warehousing in Buffalo, NY, Carlstadt, New Jersey and Reno, Nevada.
Sonwil provides food manufacturers with BRC-Kosher-Organic certified food grade warehousing and value added services, including but not limited to,
case repack, repalletizing, display building, shrink wrapping, and promotional work. Sonwil also operates a regional, asset-based trucking company
with refrigerated trailers and CNG tractors, and a national trucking brokerage. Sonwil is rail serviced by CSX and Norfolk Southern. For more information,
please contact Peter Sigurdson, Regional Sales Manager, at 716-393-7656 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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.
StormFisher Environmental Ltd.
Synthesis Agri-Food Network
At Synthesis, our farm roots, agricultural knowledge and decades of agri-food industry expertise helps our clients unearth business opportunities and bring them to life.
The strength of the Synthesis approach is rooted in strategy. We draw on the experience and insights of our network of consultants to develop strategic, actionable solutions that produce results.
For more details, contact:
President and Client Director
519-822-7272 ext 104
Szewchuk & Associates Inc.
Szewchuk & Associates specializes in generating purchase cost reductions for both goods and services for medium and large sized manufacturing companies. We identify, negotiate and implement cost reduction opportunities, delivering a full turn-key solution. We typically deliver cost reductions ranging from 10% to 20% per project, self-maintaining purchase agreements with defined terms to protect the negotiated savings, ongoing communication of commodity price changes and sharing our proprietary sourcing processes and methodologies with internal resources that they can utilize for future projects.
George Szewchuk, Principal at Szewchuk & Associates, is a purchasing professional with over 40 years of purchasing experience with companies such as Goodyear Tire, Kellogg Co., Burger King and KFC. Prior to launching Szewchuk & Associates in 2005, George led the Purchasing and Logistics functions at Maple Leaf Foods for 10 years, as Vice President, Purchasing.
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.
Tapco Industrial Supplies Ltd
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, NetSuite 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, NetSuite, and Sage 300 (formerly Accpac). In addition, we provide numerous complimentary solutions such as CRM, BI, HRMS and others.Read More
Toronto Hydro owns and operates an electricity distribution system, which delivers electricity to approximately 756,000 customers located in the city of Toronto. It is the largest municipal electricity distribution company in Canada and distributes approximately 19% of the electricity consumed in the province of Ontario.
Toronto Hydro offers business and residential conservation programs aimed at saving money by reducing electricity usage. The programs vary in incentives and technologies and are funded by the Independent Electricity System Operator (IESO).
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
A North American leader in packaging solutions, Veritiv™ ensures your packaging performs – from concept to destination. Capabilities include materials and sourcing, design and engineering, workflow automation, logistics and sustainability expertise.
What we do and how you benefit:
· Create new or improved package design that enhances product safety
· Increase speed-to-market to ensure quality and freshness
· Clear your supply chain of inefficiencies that negatively impact profits
Western Union Business Solutions
905 523 6004
About Western Union Business Solutions
Western Union Business Solutions enables companies of all sizes to send and receive cross-border payments and manage foreign exchange. With deep expertise in moving funds around the globe, access to over 130 currencies, and a global financial network spanning more than 200 countries and territories, we help companies spend less time managing international financial transactions and more time growing their businesses.
We have extensive experience working with clients in a variety of sectors, including import and export, wine and spirits, agriculture, mining, and non-profit. We also offer customized solutions for legal, financial and educational institutions.
Western Union Business Solutions is one of the world’s leading providers of cross-border business payments. Western Union Business Solutions operates through locally licensed affiliates in more than 30 countries.
Hire a new grad, summer student or intern with Microbiology, Biochemistry, Analytical Chemistry or Business skills.
Internship work terms are available for 8 to 16 months and students can start anytime between May and September. Employers are entitled to tax credits of up to $12,000 for each 16 month work term and they can utilize government research grants of $4,500.
Contact Lauren Starr for more information, email@example.com or 519-661-2111 x85300
Wine Council of Ontario
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
WP Warehousing & Bottle Supply
WP Warehousing Inc. is a full service 3PL company that specializes in packaging sales, and inventory management and movement systems.
Our 270,000 square foot premium storage facility is located in St. Catharines, in the center of the Niagara Region, adjacent to the Queen Elizabeth Highway, 90 minutes from Toronto and 25 minutes from the U.S. Border.
Products & Services:
• WP Bottle Supply – a division of WP for global sourcing of the highest quality glass and PET products for the wine, beer, liquor and food industries across Canada and North East U.S
• Warehousing and Inventory Management – regular, temperature controlled and customs bonded warehousing
• Trucking and Third Party Logistics – our own Ontario fleet and affiliations with National/North American long and short haul delivery companies
• Pick and Pack, Fulfillment and E-Commerce Solutions – customized back-end service solutions to allow companies to focus on business sales and growth
• Cross-Docking Services – WP is one of the few locations in Southern Ontario with rail sidings that access both CN and CP rail
• WP Business Services –value added services to assist clients in the achievement of their domestic and international growth plans
Yellow Pages Group