Associate members are industry stakeholders who provide tools and services to food and beverage processors. Please scroll down to see our list of amazing Associate Members!
Welcome to our new Associate Members!
We are a leading professional lighting and controls solution company. We are leaders in customized lighting retrofits, providing complete turn-key solutions in the sphere of Lighting Engineering. We aim to become your Trusted Energy Consultant and to make the earth greener for generations to come. Our mission is to reduce operating expenses, eliminate maintenance, boost efficiency and bottom line with no capital investment required. We help our customers save up to 75% on lighting electricity usage with quality LEDs’.
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
(519) 846 9369
AB ENERGY CANADA LTD. is the Canadian subsidiary of Gruppo AB – the global leader in design, engineering, manufacture, and service of on-site cogeneration (CHP) and power generation systems for independent and clean energy from natural gas, biogas and RNG. We offer turnkey solutions that address facility power and heat demand, improve operational reliability, achieve significant cost reductions, offset Global Adjustment concerns, and address GHG emissions.
Over 1,450 installations of our ECOMAX® and BIOCH4NGE® plants worldwide trust our “energy plant in a box”, the compact, containerized, and modular solution to energize their business. Major manufacturers, from Kraft, Coca Cola, Galbani/Lactalis, Ferrero and many more already actively benefit, having integrated ECOMAX® cogeneration in their operations.
Our dedicated, global team of engineers, product specialists, and service technicians all follow one common goal every single day: Creating energy efficiency and energy distribution solutions that are reliable, sustainable and in line with the needs of customers. This is our work, these are our ethics.
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.
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.
Agency Employment Services
AES is a Canadian search firm with offices in Cambridge and Listowel, Ontario. We service the southwestern Ontario market.
Bringing over 50 years of combined search experience from several of the country’s leading search firms, the recruiters and management at AES deliver best practices from across the industry with the friendliness of a neighbourly feel.
We know that in the LinkedIn era, there is much more to recruitment then finding the right people, there is an absolute art to building real relationships.
We know process, but we also know when to colour outside the lines. We know that even in a digital age, service, hard work and a handshake still matter.
AKR Consulting Canada Inc.
AKR Consulting Canada Inc. was established in 2004 and are cost saving experts. Our skilled team of Accountants, Scientists, Technical and Funding Consultants specialize in Government Grants, Subsidies, Tax Credits, Refunds and Rebates for the Food & Beverage Industries including Meat, Bakery, Cheese & Dairy, Breweries and all other Processors. Funding Programs include CAP, Hiring Grants, Local Food, SR&ED Tax Refunds and Training Grants.Read More
Aqueous Operational Services
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.
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.
Brampton Economic Development Office
The Brampton Economic Development Office Provides one-on-one assistance to help guide investors and provide strategic advice in steering through the development approval process. Whether you are looking for customized guidance, expert sector advice or access to funding programs, we can help.
As Brampton moves to take a prominent position as a major urban centre, our Economic Development approach is transforming to match. Brampton’s Economic Development Office has a new sector-based approach, anticipating the skills and industries of tomorrow, while accounting for traditional strengths.
BSA - Wiberg, Division of IFF
BSA - Wiberg is a leading global company operating in the global flavours and natural fine ingredients markets. BSA - Wiberg 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 - Wiberg’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.
Our agri-business team has the financial products, services and advisory skills to meet your needs from start-up, growth and through succession.Read More
CIEL Capital is a family run private equity firm dedicated to investing in and actively growing niche businessesRead More
Co-Pak Packaging Corporation
416-742-0092, Ext 223
We are a turnkey co-packaging, display and supply chain solution to a lot of leading brands across a number of industries, especially in the food and beverage sector. We have been in business for over 20 years with several facilities across the GTA. We take pride in building long lasting successful relationships and delivering top quality custom packaging solutions. We see ourselves as an extension of our clients and a partner to their business.
When it comes to packaging solutions, at Co-Pak, we do it all: From contract packaging and blister packaging to box packaging, custom packaging solutions, display design, fulfillment and more, you can rest assured that you’re in good hands when you turn to us.
Co-Pak’s strengths are our people and a shared commitment to delivering on expectations. We take our role in the development of your brand seriously and won’t stop at anything to make sure your products come out on top. We listen to you, and we’ll go above and beyond to get things right for you and your brand. We combine insights, experience and passion with a culture of excellence. It’s not about “what” we do at Co-Pak, it’s about “how” we do it.
The Co-Pak way is all about integrity, dedication, and teamwork, and we’re here to make things go smoothly for you. We remove the headache of packaging your goods and help you streamline your supply chain for a better experience for everyone. We have the flexibility to deliver on objectives as your business needs to evolve, and we’re always the first to roll up our sleeves to complete our jobs on spec, on time and on budget. This ensures our partners receive the help they deserve and their brands receive the type of merchandising solution that drives sales growth through best-in-class in-store shopper connections.
In addition, to ensure unsurpassed quality of service to our clients, Co-Pak makes an on-going commitment to credentials, licenses (e.g. Drug Establishment License, NHP as well as our FDA registration), and good standing with national and international accrediting agencies and bodies. Co-Pak successfully obtained the BRC Global Standard for Food Safety certification which provides our customers confidence in our food safety program and supply chain management.
To find out more about what we can do for you and your brand, please contact us at 416-742-0092 or visit our website www.co-pak.com for more information.
Colleges Ontario is the association representing the province’s 24 public colleges.
The association promotes the colleges’ pivotal role in strengthening the economy by producing graduates with the professional qualifications and expertise to succeed in rewarding careers. Colleges Ontario champions policy measures to strengthen the quality of programs available to students and implements provincewide marketing and communications campaigns to promote the full range of programs offered to students.
Colleges Ontario also organizes the annual Higher Education Summit, one of North America’s premier conference on post-secondary education. This annual event includes the Premier’s Awards gala for outstanding college graduates.
Colleges Ontario’s activities include:
* Developing new research and policy proposals.
* Implementing provincewide marketing and communications campaigns.
* Advocating for legislation and policy measures to strengthen post-secondary education.
* Providing professional development programs for college leaders.
* Organizing conferences, symposia and other events.
After working as a general contractor for 12 years and as an engineer with a firm specializing in food processing for 7 more, Dave Fencott saw a need for a contractor familiar with the particular needs of the food processing industry. Con-Eng Design Build was founded with the goal of becoming the construction service provider of choice for the food processing industry. Having been involved with temperature controlled storage space, confectionary, baking and meat processing plants Dave has a thorough understanding of the building envelope and process utility requirements in food process plants. This experience in the food industry allows and understanding of the complete process as a whole and the importance of attention to the small details.
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Crew Food & Beverage Marketing Partners
Crew is one of Canada’s fastest-growing full-service marketing firms. With three strategic locations across Canada, Crew brings together marketing strategy, content production studios, web & digital, design and social media methods that drive leads and build brands. It’s a complete marketing solution designed specifically for growth-oriented companies and entrepreneurs who are determined to reach the next level.
Crew are food, beverage and agriculture industry experts who have delivered results for clients such as SunRype, Hardbite Chips, siggi’s, Silver Hills Bakery, One Degree Organic Foods, T-Fal, Lou’s Kitchen, and others.
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!
(416) 571 3738
Demand Power provides energy storage and power quality solutions that are tailor-made for the demands of modern manufacturing and operations. We are an integral part of the digital transformation of mission-critical systems and processes. Our solutions improve power reliability, reduce costs, increase flexibility, and maximize productivity, whatever your specific needs. Backed by world-class energy utility and infrastructure fund investors who believe in our long-term vision, Demand Power’s experienced professionals will help deliver the optimal productivity your company needs.Read More
Founded in 1978, Domino has established a global reputation for the development and manufacture of coding, marking and printing technologies, as well as its worldwide aftermarket products and customer services. Today, Domino offers one of the most comprehensive portfolios of complete end to end coding solutions spanning primary, secondary and tertiary applications designed to satisfy the compliance and productivity requirements of manufacturers. These include innovative ink jet, laser, print & apply and thermal transfer overprinting technologies that are deployed for the application of variable and authentication data, bar codes and unique traceability codes onto product and packaging, across many industrial sectors, including food and beverage.
The importance of coding is clear. In addition to providing information to consumers, codes also underpin supply chain logistics, and they are increasingly becoming the link between physical products and the world of online information. However, to function correctly, codes need to be accurate: from the date and batch information on the individual product, to the information on the boxes, all the way to the data on the pallet label. Domino brings coding, marking and labeling expertise from product to pallet.
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
Export Development Canada (EDC) is Canada’s export credit agency and provides financing, credit insurance, bonding solutions and international trade advise to Canadian exporters. EDC’s mission is to help Canadian companies go, grow and succeed in markets across the world.Read More
Emerson is digitally measuring and optimizing the journey of food from farm-to-fork to ensure quality, safety, and traceability; as well as reducing food waste to landfills.Read More
We are a leading professional lighting and controls solution company. We are leaders in customized lighting retrofits, providing complete turn-key solutions in the sphere of Lighting Engineering. We aim to become your Trusted Energy Consultant and to make the earth greener for generations to come. Our mission is to reduce operating expenses, eliminate maintenance, boost efficiency and bottom line with no capital investment required. We help our customers save up to 75% on lighting electricity usage with quality LEDs’.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
Fanshawe College - Centre for Research and Innovation
(519) 452-4430 ext. 4121
Fanshawe is a comprehensive college serving the greater London region by providing flexible learning arrangements and experiential education opportunities developed in response to labour market needs.
One of Ontario’s largest colleges - with four campuses in London, Simcoe, St. Thomas and Woodstock - Fanshawe serves close to half a million people with a promise to educate, engage, empower and excite.
We offer more than 200 degree, diploma, certificate and apprenticeship programs to 43,000 students each year, helping people unlock their potential and achieve success in a variety of disciplines including applied arts, business, health care, human services, hospitality and technology.
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 Skills Canada
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.
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
GrantMatch Funding Platform
(905) 822-4474 ext. 104
The GrantMatch team are experts at optimally positioning your organization to secure government funding. We cut through the confusion, uncovering the specific financial resources that allow you to focus on growing through innovation, training employees, and taking your operations to the next level.
With an in-depth understanding of precedent approvals and an accurate understanding of the key levers that drive incentives, the GrantMatch Team has the expertise to help your organization maximize its incentive opportunity. If your organization is considering a major capital investment such as a new plant, plant expansion or significant job creation during a business growth phase, the development of a proactive incentives strategy is imperative, and GrantMatch can help with that.
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.
IFAB Engineering Partners Ltd.
Our team at IFAB Engineering Partners Ltd. 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:
* A & E Dairy
* Aliments ASTA inc.
* Atlantic Beef Products Inc.
* Basha International Foods
* BHJ Canada
* Big Country Raw
* Blue Goose Pure Foods Ltd.
* Blendtek Fine Ingredients
* Bothwell Cheese
* Canada Bread Company Limited
* Cargill Meat Solutions
* Conestoga College
* Conestoga Meats
* Country Meats
* Delft Blue Food Innovations
* Dennis Group
* Donald’s Fine Foods
* Eden Valley Poultry
* Exceldor Cooperative
* Ferrero Canada Limited
* Fraser Valley Specialty Poultry
* Freshouse Foods
* Freshstone Brands Inc.
* Frito Lay Canada
* G. Brandt Meat Packers Ltd.
* Gay Lea Foods Co-operative Ltd
* Give and Go Prepared Foods
* Great Lakes Specialty Meats
* High Liner Foods
* High Park Holdings Ltd.
* High Park Farms
* Hung’s Noodle House
* HyLife Foods, Springhill Farms
* Janes Family Foods
* JJD & Son
* King Cole Ducks Limited
* Kitchen Partners Limited
* Les Viandes du Breton Inc.
* Lilydale Foods
* Manitoba Harvest
* Maple Leaf Foods
* Maple Lodge Farms
* Mariposa Dairy
* Matt & Steve’s
* Outcast Foods
* The Minute Maid Company
* Mirexus Biotechnologies Inc.
* Mountain Top Foods Ltd.
* Newrest Corporation
* Northern Quinoa
* Pac-Rite Meat Products Inc.
* Pre Pak Meats
* Pioneer Meat Ltd.
* Queen Street Bakery
* Redpath Sugar Ltd.
* Redstone Food Consultants
* Reena Enterprises
* Reinhart Foods Limited
* Saputo Foods
* Shape Foods
* Sgamboro’s Signature Seafoods
* Sofina Foods
* Solis Foods Corporation Inc.
* Steeped Fine Loose Tea
* Surati Sweet Mart Limited
* Tender Choice Foods Inc.
* Thunder Creek Pork
* Trophy Foods Inc.
* Vantage Foods Inc.
* XL Foods
* Yorkshire Family Farms
* Yosemite Meat Co.
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.
We Work for Food!
(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.
MacDonald Search Group
MacDonald Search group is one of Canada’s leading Executive Search firms specializing in Consumer Packaged Goods and Beverage Alcohol sectors coast to coast.
What sets us apart from other firms is:
1) We specialize in all things consumer. All our Senior Consultants previously had successful corporate careers in their area of focus. They have worked with companies like SC Johnson, Nestle, Abbott, Roche, Coke and Campbell's to name a few.
2) We have subject matter experts by industry and functional area.
3) We work in all areas - sales, marketing, manufacturing, supply chain, finance and HR.
If you looking for a new opportunity or are a hiring manager seeking exceptional candidates, please connect with us at email@example.com or by phone at 416-342-1505.
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.
Manawa is a Technology Solution Provider focused on helping food service companies since 2008.
Businesses in the manufacturing and distribution industry are heavy duty users of technology. Manawa has developed standardization and best practices that unlock productivity and prevent IT security threats from slowing you down.
From design to delivery, to productivity tracking and beyond, Manawa provides strategic IT guidance for today's need for lean operations.
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
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
The Energy & Power Innovation Centre (EPIC) provides expertise and facilities to support Canadian companies with their operational challenges with a particular focus on energy and resource management. EPIC also supports utilities and electrical companies with developing new solutions, as well as training in state-of-the-art facilities.
EPIC is also home to the Energy & Power Technology Access Centre (TAC), a national resource for the Canadian manufacturing and agri-food sector. As a TAC, EPIC helps companies who would like to adopt energy technologies that can reduce operating costs throughout the manufacturing process and/or de-risk the implementation of new technologies.
The cross-functional research team - which includes EPIC applied research staff, dedicated co-op students and Engineering Technology Faculty members- works collaboratively with the Sensor Systems and Internet of Things (IoT) Lab, the Centre for Climate Change Management, the Additive Manufacturing Innovation Centre (AMIC), and the mHealth & eHealth Development and Innovation Centre (MEDIC).
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
Group Insurance Program EXCLUSIVELY for Members of Food and Beverage Ontario!!!
NFP 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.
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
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®.
Paton Engineers and Constructors
(519) 332 1717 ext. 254
Paton Engineers and Constructors offers industry leadership, effectiveness and innovation as an EPC firm specializing in front-end and detailed engineering services. We focus on quality and reliability in design, safety and constructability thus ensuring long-term viability and maintainability of completed projects.
Since 1984, Paton Engineers and Constructors is committed to safety with 35 years without a Lost Time Injury. We empower individuals to employ safe and environmentally responsible practices. We passionately promote the health and welfare of our teams and community.
Our engineering, procurement and construction groups work together to maximize safety and constructability in our design and installations. We excel at high quality and timely installation and have the unique ability to perform full EPC projects.
➢ FEED Studies
➢ Multi-discipline Detailed Design
➢ Material Specifications
➢ Hardware Design
➢ Vendor Packages
➢ Application Development
➢ Network/Systems Design
➢ Risk Management Studies
➢ Commissioning & Start Up
➢ Online DCS Migrations
➢ Operations Support Procurement
➢ Material Quotations
➢ Material Purchasing
➢ Material Management & Expediting
➢ On-site Panel Shop
➢ Control Cabinets (PLC, Network, LCP, etc)
➢ Marshalling Panels
➢ Unionized Direct Hire
➢ Subcontract Management
➢ Construction Management
➢ Field Safety Management
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.
Pivot Systems Ltd. are a full service Multi-trade Contracting firm totally committed to their clients satisfaction and will work diligently to earn your respect and repeat business.
COMPANY SKILLED TRADE EXPERIENCE & SERVICES
* Experienced Construction / Industrial Managers
* Experienced Project Management
* Electrical & Mechanical Process Improvements
* Certified Welders & Fitters
* Process Piping Specialists and Fabrication services
* Sanitary Pipe fitting, Orbital welding and Weld purity assurance
* Certified High & Low Pressure Steam Fitting Services
* Fabrications Services
* Equipment Moving, Hoisting & Rigging Specialists
* Equipment & Conveyor Systems Installations
* Plant move and relocation services
* Material Handling Systems Installations
* Maintenance & Shutdown Support
Pivot has over 30 years experience in providing client turnkey installations solutions nationwide in the sectors listed below.
* Heavy Manufacturing
* Food & Beverage
* Brewery Systems & Installation Specialists
* Industrial Sector
* Packaging Systems
* Industrial /Automotive Material Handling Systems
* Transportation Airport Baggage Handling Systems
* Greenfield Projects & Commercial Sectors
CORPORATE COMMITMENT TO HEALTH & SAFETY
Pivot`s attention to detail and safety is what has propelled them as an industry leader.
The success of our organization depends on our reputation to provide a quality product and service, in a safe and timely manner.
Health & Safety must be incorporated into all facets or our operations.
To that end, Pivot Systems is proud to be certified in the Infrastructure Health and Safety Association of Ontario and has achieved our National COR Standard Certification status in February 2017.
We have very solid client relationships and references when required and we subscribe to ISNET World, Avetta, ComplyWorks and are Cognibox compliant.
(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.
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
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
905 499 3855 ext 1001
Employers first choice, Candidates’ best friend
Richmond Staffing specialises in finding top talent exclusively for the CPG Industry.
Canadian Food and Beverage Production Industry is highly competitive, We give you the Talent Edge.
We are not a giant chest-thumping recruitment corporation where requisitions are lost more often than met nor are we a CV dumping, chance taking agency where relationships are transactional. We are Collaborative, Partnering and more importantly Passionate to help you succeed.
With the know-how of recruitment and knowledge of who’s-who of the industry, we will work hard to be Your Most preferred Recruitment Partner.
One-size doesn’t fit all nor does the approach to find the right fit. With our unique Engage – Gauge – Go game-changer methodology we work as an extension of your Recruitment team whilst improving candidate experience and decreasing time-to-fill.
Whether it’s a last-minute worker, Skilled Tradesman, Production champion, Accounting Expert, Marketing Guru, Sales Leader or a Visionary Executive – We have got your back.
Our formidable network across the industry, unique placement approach and passion will secure the right talent for your business.
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.
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
Silverback Steam & Heating Rentals
Silverback Steam Boilers & Heating Rentals provides Steam Boilers, Hot water Boilers, and Thermal boilers, and fluid heaters for short-term and long-term projects. If you have an emergency or planned outage we are your trusted tactical planning company to work with. We offer unmatched Steam Boiler and fluid heater rentals along with fabrication and heat exchangers. With razor-sharp planning and execution, we’ve got enough brains and brawn to take on any challenge. Whatever the industry, timeline, or location, we can eliminate unnecessary downtime, minimize disruption, and maximize performance. We provide innovative, cost-effective, and dependable rentals.
PRODUCTS & SERVICES:
Silverback offers trailer mounted, skid mounted Steam, hot water, thermal boiler rentals. Wide range of heat exchangers. We can also help you with your logistics for set-up including aux rentals, permits, fabrication, hose rentals, and many other items for any project. We offer 2.0mmbtu/hr - 33,475mmbtu/hr steam boilers, hot water, and thermal boiler rentals. We have the largest selection of rentals in Canada. We also offer up to 100,000lbs/hr - 750 psi trailer mounted steam boilers. We Never Settle.
From process engineering to start-up and manufacturing, we are the specialist in stainless steel food processing equipment. For more than 25 years, our "solver" spirit has been at your service to meet the challenges of any level of complexity. Our offer is flexible, but we are always guided by the pillars of our mission.Read More
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.
Stroud helps food & beverage producers to achieve breakthrough improvements in plant operational performance and capital project outcomes. We work with plant teams to address the following challenges via a combination of technical analysis, problem solving, management processes and hands-on coaching:
* Needing to increase production to keep pace with demand
* Persistent quality or service level issues that are frustrating customers and putting your brand at risk
* Variable costs climbing or being too high to maintain profit margin
* Operational Excellence and Continuous Improvement initiatives that have stalled or plateaued
* Reliability issues that are undermining performance
* Commissioning and ramping up new equipment
* Planning and optimizing footprint consolidation opportunities
Please visit our website (www.stroud international.com) or schedule a call to learn more about our approach to helping your organization unleash the full potential of its manufacturing process.
TELUS Agriculture leverages technology and data to enable a better flow of information across the agriculture and food industry. We deliver better food outcomes for consumers, while enabling cross-industry collaboration, with solutions that drive efficiencies and profit for farmers and ranchers, agri-businesses, and agri-food, consumer goods and retail companies. TELUS Agriculture’s growing list of solutions includes farm management software, precision agronomy, traceability, supply chain and trade promotion management. TELUS Agriculture currently serves over 150 million acres of agricultural land, backed by a team of over 1,200 experts across Canada, the USA, Mexico, Brazil, the United Kingdom, Slovakia, Armenia, Germany, China, and Australia.
For more information please visit: telus.com/agriculture, follow us @TELUS_Ag on Twitter and TELUS Agriculture on LinkedIn.
Thermogenics is a leading manufacturer of coiled tube steam, hot water and thermal fluid boilers and related equipment. The company’s products are used by leading food processing manufacturers across North America. Thermogenics 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.
Thermogenics operates from its head office in Aurora, ON and is proud to participate in the ‘Ontario Made’ program. The company also maintains sales and service operations in Cincinnati, OH, Chicago, IL, Houston, TX, Jacksonville, FL 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
VEGA Instuments, Canada Ltd
VEGA’s full product line of level, pressure, density, and weight measurement solutions allows us to provide one of the most complete ranges of measurement solutions in the industry. We are proud to apply our products and solutions to serve a wide variety of industries, including food and beverage.
We believe the future of instrumentation lies in the ability to produce high quality, innovative products that keep pace with technology, and provide service and value to our customers.
Veolia Water Technologies Canada 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.
Windsor Essex Economic Development Corporation
Wine Growers Ontario
Wine Growers 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 Domestic Blends (IDB) 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.