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  • CPMA Annual Convention and Trade Show 2014 (!)

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    April 2-4, Vancouver

  • Grocery Showcase West 2014 (!)

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    April 6 & 7, Vancouver

  • CHFA West Conference and Trade Show 2014 (!)

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    April 10-13, Vancouver

  • Night to Nurture Gala, February 1, 2014 Toronto

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    With over 4,100 guests in attendance, the 2014 Night to Nurture Gala raised $2 million in support of Ontario youth.

  • Winter Fancy Food Show 2014

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    Winter Fancy Food Show 2014, San Francisco, January 19-21, 2014

  • Sobeys Extra opens in Burlington, Ont.

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    The new Sobeys Extra concept store has opened in Burlington, Ont. with such features as expanded produce, bakery and prepared food sections, an in-house chef, cheese ambassadors, and a well-being counsellor to answer health and nutrition questions.

  • Golden Pencil Award 2013

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    November 25, 2013: The Food Industry Association of Canada honoured Dino Bianco of Kraft Foods and Eric La Flèche of Metro Richelieu Inc. as this year’s recipients of the prestigious Golden Pencil Award. Photos: Rodney Daw

  • 17th Americas Food & Beverage Show, Miami, October 2013

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    17th Americas Food & Beverage Show, Miami, October 28-29, 2013

  • CHFA East 2013

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    The Canadian Health Food Association show took place Oct. 3 + 4 in Toronto, and featured conference sessions, networking events and a trade floor of more than 600 exhibitors.

  • Grocery Innovations Canada 2013

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    The Trade Show portion of Grocery Innovations Canada took place Sept. 30 and Oct. 1, 2013 at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre.

  • Sharpe’s 50th anniversary celebration

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    Sharpe’s Food Market recently celebrated 50 years of serving the eastern Ontario community of Campbellford. Three generations of Sharpes hosted a special event to thank their customers for their loyal support over the years. Founded by Marian and Bruce Sharpe, the company today is managed by their three sons, Steve, Tom and John Sharpe.

  • Loblaw debuts Provigo Le Marché store in Kirkland, Que.

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    Loblaw unveiled its new Provigo Le Marché store in Kirkland, Que., in mid-August. The store’s focus is on fresh offerings such as cheeses, meats, ready-to-serve and produce. Seven stores are expected to carry the new banner by year-end.

  • 79th Annual Food & Allied Industries Golf Tournament: June 7, 2013

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    Over 400 golfers playing on four different courses enjoyed a day on the links to raise $10,000 for The Grocery Foundation. Thanks to everyone who participated.

  • Dairy • Deli • Bake Association 2013

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    The Dairy-Deli-Bake 2013 Seminar and Expo took place in Orlando, June 2-4. The three-day event featured more than 1,680 booths, including a New Product Display.

  • Summer Fancy Food Show 2013

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    The Summer Fancy Food Show, North America’s largest specialty food and beverage event, was held in New York City June 30 - July 2, 2013. The show featured 2,400 exhibitors from 80 countries and regions showing 180,000 products.

  • Longo's opens new store in Oakville, Ont.

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    Longo’s has opened a third store in Oakville, Ont., its 26th in the Greater Toronto Area. Located in the Southeast Oakville neighbourhood, the 40,000 sq.ft. store focuses on fresh food – including more than 100 varieties of organic produce – high quality and great value. This location features an in-store Morelli's Pharmacy, Starbucks, Corks Beer & Wine Bar, Corks Lounge, and The Loft by Longo's cooking school. Godiva is making its Canadian grocery store debut in this store, with an in-house Chocolatier creating fine Belgian chocolates and decadent truffles.

  • 2013 Best New Product Awards

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    Congratulations to the Best New Product Winners.

  • Food & Allied Golf Tournament 2013

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    Did you play in the Food and Allied Golf Tournament? Check out this year's tournament photos from The Country Club and Cooper Creek Golf Club.

  • STORE 2013 & Grand Prix Gala

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    Did you attend the Retail Council of Canada STORE conference? Did you win a Grand Prix?

  • Industry signs best wishes to John Scott

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    Attendees at Vancouver’s Grocery Showcase West in April paid tribute to John Scott, who is retiring as president and CEO of the Canadian Federation of Independent Grocers this month, by signing their best wishes on a specially created Grocery Business cover. Thanks to everyone who came by the Grocery Business booth to sign the poster – we understand that it now has pride of place in the Scott household.

  • Sweets & Snack Expo 2013

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    The National Confectioners Association's 16th Annual Sweets & Snacks Expo, held Chicago's McCormick Place, was it's largest size show yet with with even more exhibitors, a large international presence, and an increase in snack manufacturers.

  • NRA - Chicago 2013

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    At the NRA Show – the International Foodservice Marketplace – more than 1,800 suppliers and tens of thousands of buyers attend to make the connections that drive business profitability and shape the future of the restaurant, foodservice and hospitality industry.

  • SIAL Toronto 2013

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  • CPMA 2013

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  • PMA 2012

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  • Grocery Innovations Canada 2012

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    This year's annual trade show came home to the Metro Toronto Convention Centre in downtown Toronto. Industry professionals flocked to this high energy two day show.

  • Dairy-Deli-Bake 2012

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    The International Dairy·Deli·Bakery Association's(IDDBA) Dairy-Deli-Bake 2012, seminar and expo was held in New Orleans, La June 10 to 12.

  • Summer Fancy Food Show 2012

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    Canadian food industry professionals attended this year's specialty food show held in Washington, DC.

  • 78th Annual Food & Allied Industries Golf Tournament

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    This year's annual Food and Allied Industries Golf Tournament was held just north of Toronto at King's Riding, Copper Creek, Eagles Nest and The Country Club on June 1. Industry professionals braved the elements – constant rain, high winds and sporadic downpours – and played on.

  • CPMA Calgary 2012

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    CPMA’s Annual Convention and Trade Show attracts over 3000 participants from all segments of the produce supply chain and showcases produce from around the world.

  • Golden Pencil Awards 2011

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    On November 28, 2011 the grocery industry gathered together to congratulate Phillip Donne, president of Campbell Company of Canada and Frank Coleman, president and CEO of Colemans Group of Companies.

  • CFIG 50th Anniversary Party

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    The Canadian Federation of Independent Grocers (CFIG) marked its 50th Anniversary with a reception at the Intercontinental Hotel in Toronto. At the reception, it unveiled its "Most Influential 50 Independent Grocers in Canada" book, which celebrates 50 Canadian independent grocers.

  • Michael Marinangeli's Tribute Dinner

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    A Night To Remember... Michael Marinangeli, an industry veteran, retires from United Grocers Inc.,