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Update from Baking Association of Canada: Vancouver Rogers Sugar Refinery labour dispute

Read the latest update from the Baking Association of Canada in response to the ongoing labour dispute at the Rogers (Lantic) sugar refinery in Vancouver that has bakeries very concerned about their sugar supply.

Food processing industry needs 142K new employees: Food Processing Skills Canada

Food Processing Skills Canada has been conducting general and subsector analysis of labour market information for the food and beverage manufacturing industry in Canada for many years. Jennefer Smith reports for Food in Canada on insights about the labour market learned from these studies.

Hands-on course teaches stone milling

The Northern Crops Institute will host an in-person course titled Stone Milling: A Hands-On Experience to provide training to enable participants to entirely run a stone mill.

B.C. Chapter of BAC hosts lively Night at the Races to fund scholarships for baking and pastry students

The BAC’s BC Chapter hosted Night At The Races, a fun social event that gave members of the baking industry the opportunity to network and raise funds for baking and pastry student scholarships.

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Holiday bakery tour

Learn how shops across Canada are celebrating the festive season. » Read More...

George Brown students craft gingerbread delights in annual competition

George Brown College showcased a high calibre of student talent at its annual gingerbread house contest, held in person in the college’s Atrium. This year's theme of Main Street inspired some spectacular, intricate gingerbread structures. » Read More...

Concepts for Success: Five ways to improve your displays and increase your bakery sales

Product presentation and appearance are the most critical factors in deciding to purchase bakery products: impulse buying. Get tips from Diane Chiasson on improving your bakery displays to bolster your bottom line. » Read More...

Trademark, copyright – what’s the difference? A look at common baking-industry scenarios

Intellectual property has always been a part of the baking industry. From recipes to product names, packaging, and new ways of manufacturing. How much do you know about Canada’s IP rules? Take this quiz to find out. » Read More...

Final Proof: Sweet, spicy gingerbread

From honey cakes to nostalgic specialties, learn more about this holiday favourite. » Read More...

Bakery Showcase 2024: Focus on artisan baking

Artisan baking, competitions, education and cutting-edge technology and services will come together at Bakery Showcase May 5-6 in Toronto. Learn more about a special guest speaker! » Read More...

Health Canada seeks feedback on regulations for special dietary foods

Health Canada is seeking comments on a proposal to modernize the regulations for foods for special dietary use and infant foods, regulated under Divisions 24 and 25 of the Food and Drug Regulations. » Read More...

Baking industry unites at BAC Ontario Chapter holiday dinner

Some 120 members gathered at the Old Mill Inn in Toronto on Nov. 24 to enjoy a relaxed dinner, socialize and help fund baking and pastry scholarships at the Baking Association of Canada's Ontario Chapter annual holiday dinner and party. » Read More...

Commercial Bakeries names new CEO

Following its recent acquisition by Graham Partners, Toronto-headquartered Commercial Bakeries Corp. has announced the appointment of Shawn Warren as its chief executive officer. » Read More...

Unilever launches AI lab in Toronto

Unilever opened an artificial intelligence lab in Toronto on Nov. 16 to accelerate the generation of new AI concepts, designs, and projects that can be scaled and shared across its business worldwide. » Read More...


Atlantic Chapter Winter Hockey Event: Wiser’s Lounge Private Box    

January 18, 2024 | Scotiabank Centre – Wiser’s Lounge Private Box / 1800 Argyle St, Halifax, NS » Read More...

Sirha/Europain 2024    

Jan. 21, 2024 | 1 Pl. de la Prte de Versailles, 75015 Paris, France » Read More...

Toronto Bakery Showcase 2024   

Save the date: May 5-6, 2024! Details to come! | 650 Dixon Rd, Etobicoke, ON M9W 1J1 » Read More...