January – August, 2018
Through out the year, the State Regional Trade Groups; Food Export Midwest, Food Export Northeast USA (Food Export), Southern United States Trade Association (SUSTA) , and the Western United States Agricultural Association (WUSATA) are recruiting established and qualified Canadian food brokers, importers, distributors and grocery retailers to attend and meet with U.S. food companies at major national food shows in the U.S.
For those interested, please contact:
Food Export Midwest and Northeast USA: Kathy Boyce, email@example.com
SUSTA Canadian Representative: Alison George, firstname.lastname@example.org
WUSATA Representative: Janet Kenefsky, email@example.com
tasteU.S. has partnered with Longo’s to bring U.S. freshness to your kitchen. These ready to prepare meals can be viewed by clicking on to –tasteU.S. Meal Kits. Log on to Grocery Gateway to put your order
tasteU.S. will serve as a sponsor to Montreal-based, La Tablée des Chefs’ after- school program Les Brigades Culinaires. During the week of March 19th, high school students will be asked to develop healthy and nutritious recipes using U.S. fresh products. The week’s activities will culminate with the announcement of the winner on March 23, 2018 at the Jean Talon Market.
Tastings are scheduled in the following cities to educate the trade and public on the wines of California.
Vancouver, BC – Vancouver Convention Centre, April 9th
Edmonton, AB – Shaw Conference Centre, April 10th
Calgary, AB – Hudson, April 12th
Quebec City, QC – Espaces Dalhousie, April 16th
Montreal, QC – Marché Bonsecours, April 18th
Ottawa, ON – Westin Hotel, April 19th
Toronto, ON – Fairmont Royal York, April 23rd
Halifax, NS –Canadian Museum of Immigration, April 26th
Consumers can buy their tickets by clicking on to California Wine Fair in Canada
Annual California Wine Fair
After last year’s success, the Taste of Oregon returns to Toronto for the second consecutive year. Close to 30 Oregon vintners will showcase their wines to the wine media/trade and public at the Steam Whistle located in downtown Toronto. An educational seminar to the media and trade are planned for August 9th and the public tasting at the Steam Whistler will take place on Tuesday, April 10th. To register click on to REGISTRATION.
The Foreign Agricultural Service of the USDA and 30 U.S. food companies and their respective regional associations will be exhibiting at this year’s SIAL Canada Show. Be sure to look for the USA Pavilion. Look for these exhibitors USA Pavilion exhibitors.
Bone Suckin Sauce
Crouch’s Gourmet Specialties Inc.
E. Formella & Sons, Inc.
Hometown Bagel Inc.
Kontos Foods, Inc.
Nielsen-Massey Fine Vanillas & Flavors
North Carolina Department of Agriculture & Consumer Services
Nutra Food Ingredients
Safie Specialty Foods
Shire City Herbals
State of Illinois
Sunny Sky Products