Associate Members

Welcome to our newest FBO members!

3M

519-451-2500
http://www.3m.com/foodsafety

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.

AB Energy

(519) 846 9369
http://www.gruppoab.com

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.

Please visit:

https://abenergycanada.gruppoab.com/
https://www.cogenerationchannel.com/en/

ABB Inc.

(905) 639-8840
http://www.abb.ca

ABB is a leading global technology company that energizes the transformation of society and industry to achieve a more productive, sustainable future. By connecting software to its electrification, robotics, automation and motion portfolio, ABB pushes the boundaries of technology to drive performance to new levels.

ACO Systems Ltd.

(905) 829-0665
http://www.acocan.ca

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.

519-763-3026
http://www.agenergy.coop

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.

Aqueous Operational Services

5198518303
http://www.aqueousoperational.com

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.

Association of Ontario Chicken Processors

(519) 836-8383 ext 1
http://aocp.ca/

Axiom Millwrighting + Fabrication Inc

(519) 502-4687
http://www.axiomtrades.com

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.

BDC

(905) 988-2878
http://bdc.ca

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.

BMO

(416) 712-7596
https://commercial.bmo.com/en

We believe your bank should be more than a source for financing or products to manage your cash flow. You deserve a partner that keeps you at the centre of everything it does—one that understands your industry and your business, and sees your vision the way you see it. No matter how your needs evolve or what your future growth trajectory looks like, the breadth of our resources and expertise support you every step of the way.

Our clients feel the difference when they work with us. We listen to your needs, your goals and objectives, and what’s important to you. We support you and your business with the resources and strength of a bank with global capabilities, as well as the local knowledge to customize solutions to fit your unique requirements.

Your BMO team provides guidance, access to capital, risk management, research and a global distribution network that can help connect and grow your business locally and internationally. And with a strong presence in the U.S., we can provide local guidance if your plans call for growth across the border.

Whatever your business goals, we’ll work with you to help you succeed.

Bob’s Your Uncle

(416) 506-9930
http://byuagency.com

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

416.606.3946
https://www.brampton.ca/EN/Business/economic-development/Pages/Contact-Us.aspx

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.

Sector Leads

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

4167357407
http://www.bsa.ca/

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.

CHEP Canada

(866) 261-2437
http://chep.com

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.

CIBC

5193575849
http://cibc.com

Our agri-business team has the financial products, services and advisory skills to meet your needs from start-up, growth and through succession.

CIEL Capital

416-676-5577
http://cielcapital.ca

CIEL Capital is a family run private equity firm dedicated to investing in and actively growing niche businesses

Con-Eng

(519) 659-0042
http://con-eng.com

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

(905) 339-0750
https://www.crewmarketingpartners.com

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

519-658-2750 x226
http://www.collaborativestructures.com

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!

Ecolab

519 870 8038
http://ecolab.ca

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.

EDC

519-858-6210
https://edc.ca

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.

Emerson

(905) 762-1010
http://emerson.com/ca

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.

Enersave

(800) 874-3470
http://www.enersavings.com

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’.

Enviro-Stewards Inc.

(519) 578-5100
http://www.enviro-stewards.com

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.

Fanshawe College – Centre for Research and Innovation

(519) 452-4430 ext. 4121
http://fanshawec.ca

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
https://www.fcc-fac.ca/en.html

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.

Fidelio by Commsoft Technologies

(514) 937-4519
https://www.commsoft.ca/en

Fidelio is an all-in-one, intuitive ERP system available on the cloud. We help growing food and beverage SMEs take the digital turn. What we do best? Provide SMEs with high-performance, cutting-edge tools that are tailored to their unique challenges.

Food Processing Skills Canada

(613) 237-7988
http://www.fpsc-ctac.com/

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.

GHD

(519) 340-4154
http://www.ghd.com

We are a global professional services company that leads through engineering, construction and architectural expertise. Our forward-looking, innovative approaches connect and sustain communities around the world. Delivering extraordinary social and economic outcomes, we are focused on building lasting relationships with our partners and clients. Established in 1928, we remain wholly owned by our people. We are 10,000+ diverse and skilled individuals connected by over 200 offices, across five continents – Asia, Australia, Europe, North and South America, and the Pacific region.

Grain Farmers of Ontario

(519) 763-3342
http://gfo.ca/

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.

GrantMatch Corp

9058224474
http://www.grantmatch.com

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.

Grizzly Force

(604) 767-2084
http://www.grizzlyforce.ca

Grizzly Force is Canada's first, on-demand staffing solution (think Uber for jobs!). Whether you are looking for work or looking for workers we are here to help.
We are digitizing and simplifying temporary labour for busy companies that just need the job done.

Benefits for employers:
* We take care of deductions and payroll.
* Immediate access to quality, verified, and incentivized workers via our Grizzly Force - Hire App.
* Only pay when a job is completed.
* No upfront costs.
* No contracts.
* No placement fees.
* Save time, save money.
* Post jobs any time of the day, whenever you need!

Benefits for workers:
* Apply for the jobs you want via our Grizzly Force - Work App.
* Get paid a better wage for the work you do, within 24 hours after your shift!
* Flexible hours.
* No more waiting around an office to get placed.
* Rate your employer.
* Stop paying cheque cashing fees.
* Land a permanent job!

If you're interested in working with us reach out here: https://www.grizzlyforce.ca/contact-us/

Harpak-ULMA Packaging, LLC

(508) 884-2500, ext 125
http://www.harpak-ulma.com

Harpak-ULMA Packaging offers a very broad range of packaging technologies to suit many needs - from simple, single components to highly complex, automated, fully integrated packaging lines. Discover our many capabilities including tray forming, tray sealing, flow pack, VFFS, meal assembly, thermoforming, automation, cartoning, sleeving and case packing. Our full-service solutions address package design, installation, training, spare parts, service and customer support. Our goal is to provide every G. Mondini and ULMA solution with Rockwell Automation integrated architecture and smart connectivity to reduce solution complexity and maintenance costs, while realizing better quality, capacity, and throughput. We focus on lowering your total cost of ownership and offering the most reliable systems available.

IFAB Engineering Partners Ltd.

519-957-1944
http://www.ifabpartners.com

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.
* Agromex-Pork
* Atlantic Beef Products Inc.
* Basha International Foods
* BHJ Canada
* Big Country Raw
* Blue Goose Pure Foods Ltd.
* Blendtek Fine Ingredients
* Bothwell Cheese
* Campbell’s
* Canada Bread Company Limited
* Cargill Meat Solutions
* Chudleigh’s
* 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
* Frontmatec
* 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
* Ingenuity
* 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
* McCain
* Outcast Foods
* The Minute Maid Company
* Mirexus Biotechnologies Inc.
* Mountain Top Foods Ltd.
* Newrest Corporation
* Northern Quinoa
* Olymel
* 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
* Sysco
* Tender Choice Foods Inc.
* Thunder Creek Pork
* Trophy Foods Inc.
* Vantage Foods Inc.
* XL Foods
* Yorkshire Family Farms
* Yosemite Meat Co.
* YOSO

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!

ifm efector Canada Inc.

855-436-2262
https://www.ifm.com/ca/en

After many years of intensive cooperation with our customers in various industries, including food & beverage, we have established ourselves in the manufacturing / automation market as service-oriented sensor specialists. Today, we are represented by more than 7,300 employees in over 95 countries worldwide. Though we have grown into a large, international company, we have still maintained the virtues of our founding years: the flexibility and individuality of a small organization and the quality and professionalism of a global enterprise. Still, our customers are at the core of our work – ifm, always close to you! Contact us at 855-IFM CANA (855-436-2262).

MacDonald Search Group

416.342.1505
http://macdonaldsearchgroup.com

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 info@macdonaldsearchgroup.com or by phone at 416-342-1505.

MacGregor Marketing

(905) 631-9117
http://macgregor-mci.com

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.

Manawa

(866) 996-2629
http://www.manawa.net

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.

Millwright Local 1916

(905) 385-2462
https://millwrightlocal1916.com

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.

MNP LLP.

(519) 623-3820
http://mnp.ca

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

9059737186
https://www.mohawkcollege.ca/epic

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).

NFP

(905) 944-4093
http://mcleanhallmark.com

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
https://www.ncinnovation.ca/specializations/canadian-food-wine-institute-innovation-centre

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

Omron Automation Americas

(866) 986-6766
http://omron247.com

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.

Ontario Agricultural College – University of Guelph

(519) 824-4120 ext. 52285
http://www.uoguelph.ca

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.

Orkin Canada

4163464047
http://www.orkincanada.ca/

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
http://www.patonenc.com

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.

CAPABILITIES

Engineer

Design
➢ FEED Studies
➢ Multi-discipline Detailed Design
➢ Material Specifications
➢ Hardware Design
➢ Vendor Packages

Process Control
➢ Application Development
➢ Graphics
➢ Network/Systems Design
➢ Risk Management Studies


Project Controls
➢ Commissioning & Start Up
➢ Online DCS Migrations
➢ SATs
➢ Operations Support Procurement


➢ Material Quotations
➢ Material Purchasing
➢ Material Management & Expediting

Fabrication


➢ On-site Panel Shop
➢ Control Cabinets (PLC, Network, LCP, etc)
➢ Marshalling Panels

Construction

➢ Unionized Direct Hire
➢ Subcontract Management
➢ Construction Management
➢ Field Safety Management

Phoenix Systems

(905) 853-0932
http://www.foodchainerp.com

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

(416) 994-9028
http://www.pivotsystems.ca/

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
* Millwrights
* Pipefitters
* Electricians
* 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.

SECTOR EXPERIENCE
* Automotive
* Heavy Manufacturing
* Food & Beverage
* Brewery Systems & Installation Specialists
* Pharmaceutical
* 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.

Proaction International

(416) 548-8660
http://www.proactioninternational.com/home

Proaction International builds on the human element, equipped with the right technology, as the driving force behind the performance and competitiveness of organizations. Deployed on three continents, the approach is focused on developing management maturity across organizations and achieving gains at human, operational, and financial levels.

Proaction International's experts provide support based on coaching and training of teams, optimization of tools and processes, and digitalization of management via the UTrakk DMeS application, which fosters good management behavior.

Proax Technologies

(905) 829-2006
http://proax.ca

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.

Protein Industries Canada

Protein Industries Canada (PIC) is an industry-led, not-for-profit organization created to position Canada as a global source of high-quality plant protein and plant-based co-products. We are one of Canada’s five innovation Superclusters.
PIC will work with private sector industry partners to create co-investment projects that have the potential to transform the agriculture and food production sector, allowing Canada to secure our position as a global leader in the production of plant-based products and co-products.

Qualtech

418-686-3802
http://qualtech.ca

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).

Redzone Production Systems

647-801-2787
http://www.rzsoftware.com

Redzone is the first Digital Transformation technology that actually focuses on frontline workers as the productivity engine for production manufacturing. By empowering frontline workers with a digital identity and “a voice” to participate in continuous improvement (CI) activities, you create a learning organization driven by shop floor ownership. As evidenced by our biennial Productivity Benchmark Report, the average manufacturer, regardless of starting performance or CI maturity, increases productivity by 22% in their first 90 days. That’s more than an extra day of production from a standard straight-time week without adding headcount or equipment. What will you do with your extra day?

Typical outcomes Manufacturers can expect:
* Rapid Double-Digit Productivity Improvements in 90 days to increase capacity or lower costs without adding resources
* Dramatically reduced worker turnover without the cost, disruption and ramp up time to train new hires (if you can find them)
* Culture of Sustainable Continuous Improvement that continues to improve into a virtuous circle of performance-driven engagement

Richmond Staffing

905 499 3855 ext 1001
http://richmondstaffing.com/

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

(289) 385-1877
http://www.rockwellautomation.com/en_NA/overview.page

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.

Sarnia-Lambton Industrial Alliance (SLIA)

(519) 332-1800 Ext. 227
http://www.sarnialambton.on.ca

Sarnia Lambton Industrial Alliance (SLIA) is a member-based industry association formed to promote and grow the local industrial manufacturing base. Member companies specialize in the design, engineering, and manufacture of custom components for businesses regionally, nationally, and internationally. SLIA members also provide a diverse array of support services including materials management, environmental, technology, and logistics services.

SLIA, all things industry, for over a century.

Please visit our website: http://sarnialambtonindustrialalliance.com/

SGS Canada Inc.

(905) 867-7412
https://www.sgs.ca/

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.

Silverback Steam & Heating Rentals

(403) 702-1305
http://silverbackrentals.com

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.

Sinox

(418) 885-8276
http://groupesinox.com

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.

Spark Power

(905) 208-0142
http://sparkpowercorp.com

Spark Power / New Electric is a full-service industrial electrical and automation contractor delivering first-rate technical services and 24/7 rapid response support for over 45 years.

We understand the challenges being faced in the food and beverage industry today. We continue to work with our customers to help increase production efficiency, maintain code compliance and ensure HACCP standards are carried out. We have a proven track record delivering successful projects in Ontario. Spark Power brings to each project depth of knowledge in the Food Industry, strength of F&B experience in our management team and an ability to meet resourcing requirements, both immediate and for future needs as they arise.

It is our mission to respond with urgency, expertise and professionalism to minimize the length and frequency of downtime

TELUS

6472704569
https://www.telus.com/en/bc/agriculture

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

(905) 727-1901
https://thermogenicsboilers.com/

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.

Toronto-Dominion Bank

(416) 549-2472
http://www.td.com/about-tdbfg/our-business/index.jsp

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.

Tri-Electric Solutions Ltd.

(519) 568-7883
http://www.tri-electric.com

With over 35 years experience, Tri-Electric has become an industry leader in the food, beverage, pharmaceutical, and personal health care industries. Located in Elmira, Ontario, Tri-Electric offers a full service, multi-trade solution provider for all your manufacturing, facility, and integration needs. We are committed to providing our customers with the best-in-class; Custom Automation, Engineering, Design, and installation services. Our experienced HACCP trained management team and trades people are passionate about what they do and their top quality craftsmanship is reflective of this passion.

Customer Commitment: We develop relationships that make a positive difference in our customers lives.

Quality: We provide outstanding products and an unsurpassed service that, together, deliver premium value to our customers. Teamwork: We work together, across boundaries, to meet the needs of our customers, to help them succeed. Integrity: We uphold the highest standards of integrity in all our actions. Respect for People: We value our customers, encourage our staff development and reward their performance. We are personally accountable for delivering on our commitments.

VEGA Instuments, Canada Ltd

(833) 538-8342
http://vega.com/

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.

514 334-7230
http://veoliawatertech.com

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.

Wine Growers Ontario

(905) 562-9426
http://winegrowersontario.ca/

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)

(905) 614-1400
http://www.wsps.ca/Home.aspx

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.

WSPS.CA

GHD

(519) 340-4154
http://www.ghd.com

We are a global professional services company that leads through engineering, construction and architectural expertise. Our forward-looking, innovative approaches connect and sustain communities around the world. Delivering extraordinary social and economic outcomes, we are focused on building lasting relationships with our partners and clients. Established in 1928, we remain wholly owned by our people. We are 10,000+ diverse and skilled individuals connected by over 200 offices, across five continents – Asia, Australia, Europe, North and South America, and the Pacific region.

ACO Systems Ltd.

(905) 829-0665
http://www.acocan.ca

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.

Aqueous Operational Services

5198518303
http://www.aqueousoperational.com

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.

Richmond Staffing

905 499 3855 ext 1001
http://richmondstaffing.com/

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.

Workplace Safety and Prevention Services (WSPS)

(905) 614-1400
http://www.wsps.ca/Home.aspx

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.

WSPS.CA

3M

519-451-2500
http://www.3m.com/foodsafety

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.

Omron Automation Americas

(866) 986-6766
http://omron247.com

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.

MacGregor Marketing

(905) 631-9117
http://macgregor-mci.com

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.

Crew Food & Beverage Marketing Partners

(905) 339-0750
https://www.crewmarketingpartners.com

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.

Bob’s Your Uncle

(416) 506-9930
http://byuagency.com

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.

Niagara College, Canadian Food & Wine Institute Innovation Centre

(905) 641-2252 x 4273
https://www.ncinnovation.ca/specializations/canadian-food-wine-institute-innovation-centre

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

Redzone Production Systems

647-801-2787
http://www.rzsoftware.com

Redzone is the first Digital Transformation technology that actually focuses on frontline workers as the productivity engine for production manufacturing. By empowering frontline workers with a digital identity and “a voice” to participate in continuous improvement (CI) activities, you create a learning organization driven by shop floor ownership. As evidenced by our biennial Productivity Benchmark Report, the average manufacturer, regardless of starting performance or CI maturity, increases productivity by 22% in their first 90 days. That’s more than an extra day of production from a standard straight-time week without adding headcount or equipment. What will you do with your extra day?

Typical outcomes Manufacturers can expect:
* Rapid Double-Digit Productivity Improvements in 90 days to increase capacity or lower costs without adding resources
* Dramatically reduced worker turnover without the cost, disruption and ramp up time to train new hires (if you can find them)
* Culture of Sustainable Continuous Improvement that continues to improve into a virtuous circle of performance-driven engagement

Orkin Canada

4163464047
http://www.orkincanada.ca/

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®.

NFP

(905) 944-4093
http://mcleanhallmark.com

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.

BSA – Wiberg, Division of IFF

4167357407
http://www.bsa.ca/

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.

Food Processing Skills Canada

(613) 237-7988
http://www.fpsc-ctac.com/

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.

Toronto-Dominion Bank

(416) 549-2472
http://www.td.com/about-tdbfg/our-business/index.jsp

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.

FCC Agribusiness and Agri-Food

(519) 826-2020 x.39
https://www.fcc-fac.ca/en.html

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.

CIBC

5193575849
http://cibc.com

Our agri-business team has the financial products, services and advisory skills to meet your needs from start-up, growth and through succession.

BMO

(416) 712-7596
https://commercial.bmo.com/en

We believe your bank should be more than a source for financing or products to manage your cash flow. You deserve a partner that keeps you at the centre of everything it does—one that understands your industry and your business, and sees your vision the way you see it. No matter how your needs evolve or what your future growth trajectory looks like, the breadth of our resources and expertise support you every step of the way.

Our clients feel the difference when they work with us. We listen to your needs, your goals and objectives, and what’s important to you. We support you and your business with the resources and strength of a bank with global capabilities, as well as the local knowledge to customize solutions to fit your unique requirements.

Your BMO team provides guidance, access to capital, risk management, research and a global distribution network that can help connect and grow your business locally and internationally. And with a strong presence in the U.S., we can provide local guidance if your plans call for growth across the border.

Whatever your business goals, we’ll work with you to help you succeed.

BDC

(905) 988-2878
http://bdc.ca

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.

Thermogenics

(905) 727-1901
https://thermogenicsboilers.com/

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.

Millwright Local 1916

(905) 385-2462
https://millwrightlocal1916.com

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.

EDC

519-858-6210
https://edc.ca

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.

MacDonald Search Group

416.342.1505
http://macdonaldsearchgroup.com

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 info@macdonaldsearchgroup.com or by phone at 416-342-1505.

Fidelio by Commsoft Technologies

(514) 937-4519
https://www.commsoft.ca/en

Fidelio is an all-in-one, intuitive ERP system available on the cloud. We help growing food and beverage SMEs take the digital turn. What we do best? Provide SMEs with high-performance, cutting-edge tools that are tailored to their unique challenges.

VEGA Instuments, Canada Ltd

(833) 538-8342
http://vega.com/

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.

Sinox

(418) 885-8276
http://groupesinox.com

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.

Silverback Steam & Heating Rentals

(403) 702-1305
http://silverbackrentals.com

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.

Pivot Systems

(416) 994-9028
http://www.pivotsystems.ca/

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
* Millwrights
* Pipefitters
* Electricians
* 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.

SECTOR EXPERIENCE
* Automotive
* Heavy Manufacturing
* Food & Beverage
* Brewery Systems & Installation Specialists
* Pharmaceutical
* 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.

Emerson

(905) 762-1010
http://emerson.com/ca

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.

CIEL Capital

416-676-5577
http://cielcapital.ca

CIEL Capital is a family run private equity firm dedicated to investing in and actively growing niche businesses

Axiom Millwrighting + Fabrication Inc

(519) 502-4687
http://www.axiomtrades.com

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.

Veolia Water Technologies Canada Inc.

514 334-7230
http://veoliawatertech.com

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.

Sarnia-Lambton Industrial Alliance (SLIA)

(519) 332-1800 Ext. 227
http://www.sarnialambton.on.ca

Sarnia Lambton Industrial Alliance (SLIA) is a member-based industry association formed to promote and grow the local industrial manufacturing base. Member companies specialize in the design, engineering, and manufacture of custom components for businesses regionally, nationally, and internationally. SLIA members also provide a diverse array of support services including materials management, environmental, technology, and logistics services.

SLIA, all things industry, for over a century.

Please visit our website: http://sarnialambtonindustrialalliance.com/

IFAB Engineering Partners Ltd.

519-957-1944
http://www.ifabpartners.com

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.
* Agromex-Pork
* Atlantic Beef Products Inc.
* Basha International Foods
* BHJ Canada
* Big Country Raw
* Blue Goose Pure Foods Ltd.
* Blendtek Fine Ingredients
* Bothwell Cheese
* Campbell’s
* Canada Bread Company Limited
* Cargill Meat Solutions
* Chudleigh’s
* 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
* Frontmatec
* 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
* Ingenuity
* 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
* McCain
* Outcast Foods
* The Minute Maid Company
* Mirexus Biotechnologies Inc.
* Mountain Top Foods Ltd.
* Newrest Corporation
* Northern Quinoa
* Olymel
* 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
* Sysco
* Tender Choice Foods Inc.
* Thunder Creek Pork
* Trophy Foods Inc.
* Vantage Foods Inc.
* XL Foods
* Yorkshire Family Farms
* Yosemite Meat Co.
* YOSO

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!

Enersave

(800) 874-3470
http://www.enersavings.com

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’.

Ag Energy Co-operative Ltd.

519-763-3026
http://www.agenergy.coop

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.

AB Energy

(519) 846 9369
http://www.gruppoab.com

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.

Please visit:

https://abenergycanada.gruppoab.com/
https://www.cogenerationchannel.com/en/

Grizzly Force

(604) 767-2084
http://www.grizzlyforce.ca

Grizzly Force is Canada's first, on-demand staffing solution (think Uber for jobs!). Whether you are looking for work or looking for workers we are here to help.
We are digitizing and simplifying temporary labour for busy companies that just need the job done.

Benefits for employers:
* We take care of deductions and payroll.
* Immediate access to quality, verified, and incentivized workers via our Grizzly Force - Hire App.
* Only pay when a job is completed.
* No upfront costs.
* No contracts.
* No placement fees.
* Save time, save money.
* Post jobs any time of the day, whenever you need!

Benefits for workers:
* Apply for the jobs you want via our Grizzly Force - Work App.
* Get paid a better wage for the work you do, within 24 hours after your shift!
* Flexible hours.
* No more waiting around an office to get placed.
* Rate your employer.
* Stop paying cheque cashing fees.
* Land a permanent job!

If you're interested in working with us reach out here: https://www.grizzlyforce.ca/contact-us/

Tri-Electric Solutions Ltd.

(519) 568-7883
http://www.tri-electric.com

With over 35 years experience, Tri-Electric has become an industry leader in the food, beverage, pharmaceutical, and personal health care industries. Located in Elmira, Ontario, Tri-Electric offers a full service, multi-trade solution provider for all your manufacturing, facility, and integration needs. We are committed to providing our customers with the best-in-class; Custom Automation, Engineering, Design, and installation services. Our experienced HACCP trained management team and trades people are passionate about what they do and their top quality craftsmanship is reflective of this passion.

Customer Commitment: We develop relationships that make a positive difference in our customers lives.

Quality: We provide outstanding products and an unsurpassed service that, together, deliver premium value to our customers. Teamwork: We work together, across boundaries, to meet the needs of our customers, to help them succeed. Integrity: We uphold the highest standards of integrity in all our actions. Respect for People: We value our customers, encourage our staff development and reward their performance. We are personally accountable for delivering on our commitments.

Spark Power

(905) 208-0142
http://sparkpowercorp.com

Spark Power / New Electric is a full-service industrial electrical and automation contractor delivering first-rate technical services and 24/7 rapid response support for over 45 years.

We understand the challenges being faced in the food and beverage industry today. We continue to work with our customers to help increase production efficiency, maintain code compliance and ensure HACCP standards are carried out. We have a proven track record delivering successful projects in Ontario. Spark Power brings to each project depth of knowledge in the Food Industry, strength of F&B experience in our management team and an ability to meet resourcing requirements, both immediate and for future needs as they arise.

It is our mission to respond with urgency, expertise and professionalism to minimize the length and frequency of downtime

Ontario Agricultural College – University of Guelph

(519) 824-4120 ext. 52285
http://www.uoguelph.ca

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.

Mohawk College Energy and Power Innovation Centre

9059737186
https://www.mohawkcollege.ca/epic

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).

Fanshawe College – Centre for Research and Innovation

(519) 452-4430 ext. 4121
http://fanshawec.ca

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.

Brampton Economic Development Office

416.606.3946
https://www.brampton.ca/EN/Business/economic-development/Pages/Contact-Us.aspx

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.

Sector Leads

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.

CHEP Canada

(866) 261-2437
http://chep.com

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.

Proaction International

(416) 548-8660
http://www.proactioninternational.com/home

Proaction International builds on the human element, equipped with the right technology, as the driving force behind the performance and competitiveness of organizations. Deployed on three continents, the approach is focused on developing management maturity across organizations and achieving gains at human, operational, and financial levels.

Proaction International's experts provide support based on coaching and training of teams, optimization of tools and processes, and digitalization of management via the UTrakk DMeS application, which fosters good management behavior.

Phoenix Systems

(905) 853-0932
http://www.foodchainerp.com

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.

MNP LLP.

(519) 623-3820
http://mnp.ca

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.

GrantMatch Corp

9058224474
http://www.grantmatch.com

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.

Enviro-Stewards Inc.

(519) 578-5100
http://www.enviro-stewards.com

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.

Paton Engineers and Constructors

(519) 332 1717
http://www.patonenc.com

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.

CAPABILITIES

Engineer

Design
➢ FEED Studies
➢ Multi-discipline Detailed Design
➢ Material Specifications
➢ Hardware Design
➢ Vendor Packages

Process Control
➢ Application Development
➢ Graphics
➢ Network/Systems Design
➢ Risk Management Studies


Project Controls
➢ Commissioning & Start Up
➢ Online DCS Migrations
➢ SATs
➢ Operations Support Procurement


➢ Material Quotations
➢ Material Purchasing
➢ Material Management & Expediting

Fabrication


➢ On-site Panel Shop
➢ Control Cabinets (PLC, Network, LCP, etc)
➢ Marshalling Panels

Construction

➢ Unionized Direct Hire
➢ Subcontract Management
➢ Construction Management
➢ Field Safety Management

CSL

519-658-2750 x226
http://www.collaborativestructures.com

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!

Con-Eng

(519) 659-0042
http://con-eng.com

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.

Contact Us For a Quote!

TELUS

6472704569
https://www.telus.com/en/bc/agriculture

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.

Ecolab

519 870 8038
http://ecolab.ca

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.

SGS Canada Inc.

(905) 867-7412
https://www.sgs.ca/

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.

Rockwell Automation

(289) 385-1877
http://www.rockwellautomation.com/en_NA/overview.page

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.

Qualtech

418-686-3802
http://qualtech.ca

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).

Proax Technologies

(905) 829-2006
http://proax.ca

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.

Manawa

(866) 996-2629
http://www.manawa.net

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.

ifm efector Canada Inc.

855-436-2262
https://www.ifm.com/ca/en

After many years of intensive cooperation with our customers in various industries, including food & beverage, we have established ourselves in the manufacturing / automation market as service-oriented sensor specialists. Today, we are represented by more than 7,300 employees in over 95 countries worldwide. Though we have grown into a large, international company, we have still maintained the virtues of our founding years: the flexibility and individuality of a small organization and the quality and professionalism of a global enterprise. Still, our customers are at the core of our work – ifm, always close to you! Contact us at 855-IFM CANA (855-436-2262).

Harpak-ULMA Packaging, LLC

(508) 884-2500, ext 125
http://www.harpak-ulma.com

Harpak-ULMA Packaging offers a very broad range of packaging technologies to suit many needs - from simple, single components to highly complex, automated, fully integrated packaging lines. Discover our many capabilities including tray forming, tray sealing, flow pack, VFFS, meal assembly, thermoforming, automation, cartoning, sleeving and case packing. Our full-service solutions address package design, installation, training, spare parts, service and customer support. Our goal is to provide every G. Mondini and ULMA solution with Rockwell Automation integrated architecture and smart connectivity to reduce solution complexity and maintenance costs, while realizing better quality, capacity, and throughput. We focus on lowering your total cost of ownership and offering the most reliable systems available.

ABB Inc.

(905) 639-8840
http://www.abb.ca

ABB is a leading global technology company that energizes the transformation of society and industry to achieve a more productive, sustainable future. By connecting software to its electrification, robotics, automation and motion portfolio, ABB pushes the boundaries of technology to drive performance to new levels.

Wine Growers Ontario

(905) 562-9426
http://winegrowersontario.ca/

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

Protein Industries Canada

Protein Industries Canada (PIC) is an industry-led, not-for-profit organization created to position Canada as a global source of high-quality plant protein and plant-based co-products. We are one of Canada’s five innovation Superclusters.
PIC will work with private sector industry partners to create co-investment projects that have the potential to transform the agriculture and food production sector, allowing Canada to secure our position as a global leader in the production of plant-based products and co-products.

Grain Farmers of Ontario

(519) 763-3342
http://gfo.ca/

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.

Association of Ontario Chicken Processors

(519) 836-8383 ext 1
http://aocp.ca/

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