• Canadian Wine Industry Awards announced
    The Canadian Vintners Association (CVA) presented Newman Smith and John Schreiner with the 2015 Canadian Wine Industry Awards on July 16 in concert with the fifth annual International Cool Climate Chardonnay Celebrate in Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ont.

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  • CedarCreek brings on Alexis Moore
    KELOWNA, B.C. — CedarCreek Estate Winery announced it was bringing on winemaker Alexis Moore, who was most recently with Gladstone Vineyard in New Zealand.

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  • Lauren Mote heads to Diageo globals
    VANCOUVER — Lauren Mote, Bittered Sling Bitters co-proprietor and UVA wine and cocktail bas manager, was named the 2015 Canadian Bartender of the Year in bartending competition Diageo World Class Canada.

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  • Carmine Aquino departs Restaurants Canada
    TORONTO —After eight years with Groupex Systems Canada and four years as chief operating officer of Restaurants Canada, Carmine Aquino announced plans to leave the association as of July 31.

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  • Fueling sport

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  • Canadian wine
    A report on three major growing regions.

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  • REPORT: QSRs still on top
    Forget your fancy artisan cheese, craft beer and organic lettuce sandwiches — the country continues to opt for quick and easy fast food keeping quick service restaurants (QSRs) on top of the foodservice chain.

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  • Women in foodservice: success stories from the industry
    This month we profiled six successful women in the foodservice industry.

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  • BC Restaurant Hall of Fame inductees

  • VANCOUVER — The British Columbia Restaurant and Foodservices Association (BCRFA) announced the 2015 inductees to the BC Restaurant Hall of Fame in late June.
  • CHF Ball set for October

  • TORONTO — The Canadian Hospitality Foundation’s annual fundraising gala is being held Oct. 24 at the Fairmont Royal York Hotel, Toronto.
  • Bamford supports ugly produce

  • MISSISSAUGA, Ont. — A twisted carrot is still tasty. Which is why Mississauga, Ont.-based Bamford Produce featured “ugly” produce the week of June 22.
  • GBS adds icemakers

  • OAKVILLE, Ont., — GBS Foodservice Equipment added ITV Ice Makers to its product lineup as of June 1.
  • Hendrix picks up two MAFSI awards

  • MILTON, Ont. — Hendrix Restaurant Equipment & Supplies has been presented with two notable awards from the Manufacturer’s Agents for the Foodservice Industry (MAFSI): Dealer of the Year 2014 and Dealer Sales Representative 2014.
  • Supply-managed farmers team up

  • OTTAWA — Canada's dairy, poultry and egg farmers teamed up to host a 1950's style pop-up diner in downtown Ottawa on June 4 to celebrate the food they deliver every day under the system of supply management.