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Industry Reacts to Proposed Plastics Ban

TORONTO — A proposed ban on single-use plastics is drawing a mixed reaction from members of the foodservice industry and other business groups.

Ottawa Looking Into Claims RBI isn’t Honouring Commitments to Canada

OTTAWA — The federal government is taking a close look at claims that Restaurant Brands International (RBI) — parent company of Tim Hortons —...

Feds To Cut Food Safety Programs?

OTTAWA — Amidst the largest food recalls in Canadian history, the government has reportedly released a report slashing food-safety funding for the next fiscal...

Ontario Seeks Drought Relief From Federal Government

OTTAWA — Ted McMeekin, Ontario’s Agriculture minister, has sent a letter to the federal government asking for support for the Ontario agriculture sector that...

Restaurant and Motel Association Seeks Action

TORONTO — According to the Ontario Restaurant Hotel and Motel Association (ORHMA), a recent survey it conducted shows that, although the invoice pertaining to...

Experts Claim Canadian Sodium Intake Nearing Crisis Levels

A new report in the Canadian Medical Association Journal claims that reducing dietary sodium consumption in Canada to the recommended levels “would likely decrease...