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Canada Food Guide changes coming


October 26, 2016
By Bakers Journal

Montreal – Delivering a speech in Montreal, Canada’s Health Minister Jane Philpott delivered the new that the federal government is overhauling Canada’s healthy eating guidelines with a strategy that will include new rules for marketing and labelling, with a focus on foods aimed at children. CBC reports that it will take anywhere from five to 10 years to implement the changes following consultations with industry, stakeholders and the public. According to the report, Philpott said stakeholders will have a say in the process, but they will not dictate the results. | READ MORE