Events

Welcome to #vermontgov Trade Mission in Montreal headed by Governor Scott. We hope this is one of many to come visits to build stronger #Vermont #Quebec relationships in the agricultural sector.

Celebrating the success of #wawine @CornucopiaWine in #Whistler #BC!Congrats #newepicenter!

Great event! Great wine! Thank you #EATVancouver

If you are having the Ultimate Girl’s Day Out at this weekend’s #NWSToronto -taking place at Metro Toronto Convention Centre then be sure to stop and visit @ASPMI & @CaDriedPlums - booths 1638 Pick up some great recipes that will add to a healthy diet.

Thank you #EroicaWine for exhibiting your Riesling wine at #eatvancouver on November 9.

Come to #eatvancouver on November 9 & you will have incredible #oregonwine & #WAwine

#Tenetwines is bringing their Tenet the Pundit Syrah #wine to #eatvancouver on November 9. Don’t miss it!

Are you ready for some great #washingtonwine? Come to #eatvancouver and try #kvintners #wines of Substance Cabernet Sauvignon, ViNO Rosso & ViNO Grigio.

Shoutout to @Basel_Cellars for making great #WAwine. Visit #eatvancouver and taste their Cabernet Sauvignon, Claret, Syrah & Sauvignon Blanc Semillon.

Great @intrinsicwineco Cabernet Sauvignon #washingtonwine coming to Vancouver this November! Visit #eatvancouver on November 9 for a sip!

2019
January
State Regional Trade Groups – Canadian Brokers, Distributors and Retail Buyers Wanted
January 31 - November 30
Details (Trade & Industry)

Throughout the year, USDA’s agricultural stakeholders – 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) continue to reach out and identify, well- established and qualified Canadian food brokers, importers, distributors and grocery retailers, interested in promoting new food products in Canada.   If you are interested then please contact our partners.  If you qualify for their Canadian Buyers program then your airfare and lodging costs will be covered, when you meet with their prospective U.S. food companies.

For those interested, please contact:

Food Export Midwest and Northeast USA: Kathy Boyce, kboyce@boycemarketing.com
SUSTA Canadian Representative: Alison George, ageorge@pragyle.com
WUSATA Representative: Chloe Moesch, chloe@wusata.org

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February
Canadian Health Food Show West
February 23 - 24
Vancouver Convention Centre ( West ), Vancouver, British Columbia
Details (Trade & Food Media & Industry)

tasteU.S.,Food Export USA and it regional companies will be exhibiting at this year’s winter show in Vancouver. Be sure to stop by and meet with our U.S. companies near booths 649 and 653.  For those in the trade, looking to meet with any of the interested companies then please contact Kathy Boyce with Food Export USA at kboyce@boycemarketing.com to confirm a date and time to meet with our company executives.

Crazy Richards
Health Garden
North South Management
Olivia’s Croutons
Oregon Kombucha
Pear Bureau Northwest
Vermont Village

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Vancouver International Wine Festival
February 23 - March 03
Vancouver Convention Centre (West),Vancouver, British Columbia
Details (Wine Media & Industry & Food Media & Trade)

tasteU.S. and California Wine Institute are sponsoring a regional tasting station at the festival tasting sessions on February 28 – March 2, 2019.  The theme of the station will be “Wine & Food Experience: California Style“.

Chef Ben Ford from California developed a tasting menu of 3 – 4 canapés reflecting the seasonal flavors that California offers to Vancouver.  tasteU.S. partnered with Bard Valley Date Growers, California Olive Committee, California Prune Board and Sunkist Growers to highlight the following flavors in the food bites: dates, olives, prunes and citrus.  Consumers are sure to learn how to matchdifferent varietal options of wine with delicious bites while exploring California’s unparalleled bounty.

Be sure to buy your tickets by clicking on HERE.

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March
National Women’s Show
March 22 - 24
Palais de Congrès, Montreal, Quebec
Details (Industry & Consumer & Food Media)

The tasteU.S.Sampling and Survey Centre is back in Canada! The Centre which is more of a tasting lab, will be sampling over 15 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 and are trying to generate consumer demand for their product.  The tasteU.S. Centre’s Ambassadors will be on hand to collect feedback from our valued Quebec shoppers on these new innovative food products.

Look for the tasteU.S.Center at this year’s National Women’s Show in Montreal. Be sure to buy your tickets HERE.

April
2019 Annual California Wine Fair
April 01 - May 01
Details (Wine Media & Industry & Consumer & Trade)

The Annual California Wine Fair is once again hitting the road this spring and their wine tastings targeted for the trade and public will start this coming spring.  The scheduled dates and cities are:

Montreal, QC – Marché Bonsecours, April 23rd
Quebec City, QC – Espaces Dalhousie, April 24th
Ottawa, ON – Fairmont Chateau Laurier, April 26th
Toronto, ON – Fairmont Royal York, April 29th
Calgary, AB – Hudson, May 1st

Consumers can buy their tickets by clicking on to California Wine Fair in Canada. 

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Oregon Wine Trail
April 09
Toronto, Ontario - The Globe and Mail Event Hall and Lounge, Level 17
Details (Wine Media & Industry & Trade)

Thirty-five of Oregon finest vintners will showcase their wines to the wine trade and public.  Be sure to register for this one of kind event in Canada.

Tickets on sale soon !

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SIAL Canada
April 30 - May 02
National Trade Center, Toronto, Ontario
Details (Trade & Food Media & Industry)

Over 25 exhibitors from the U.S. will be exhibiting with the USA Pavilion, located between the 800 -1000  aisles.  Please visit the United States Department Agriculture Business Lounge at booth number 923 and meet our Agricultural partners, Food Export and SUSTA.  Let us help you find quality food products for your business in Canada.  For more information, contact agottawa@fas.usda.gov

tasteU.S.will be sponsoring an educational seminar on the unique characteristics of U.S. cheeses on May 1stat 11 AM at the Cheese Pavilion of the show.