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, firstname.lastname@example.org
SUSTA Canadian Representative: Alison George, email@example.com
WUSATA Representative: Janet Kenefsky, firstname.lastname@example.org
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
The tasteU.S. Pantry Shop is back in Canada! The shop, which is more of a tasting lab, will be sampling over 16 specialty food products at this year’s National Women’s Show in Montreal. Many of these premium food products are new to the Canadian market. Our tasteU.S. Ambassadors will be on hand to collect feedback from our valued Quebec shoppers on these new innovative food products.
Be sure to check out the tasteU.S Partners at this year’s Annual CPMA Trade Show.
American Peanut Council – Booth 645
California Strawberry Commission – Booth 752
Florida Tomato Committee – Booth 647
Fresh From Florida – Booth 231
National Watermelon Promotion Board – Booth 326
North Carolina Department of Agriculture – Booth 444
Pear Bureau Northwest – Booth 1025
Sunkist Growers, Inc. – Booth 731
Wonderful Citrus/Wonderful Pistachios & Almonds – Booth 1315
Washington State Fruit Commission – Booth 426
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