Halloween a sweet deal for Canada’s food manufacturers
During October, candy flies off retailers' shelves at truly terrifying speeds.
Oct 28, 2016
Profitability in the food processing sector
FCC Senior Ag Economist Craig Klemmer explains how to use price indexes from Statistics Canada to track profitability in the food processing industry.
Jul 26, 2016
3 contradictory trends in food consumption
Four CEOs of Canada's largest food retailers talk shop. JP Gervais reveals the contradictory consumer demands that drive their buying decisions and what that means for Canadian producers and food processors.
Sep 25, 2015
Three numbers to monitor in the monthly food manufacturing survey
J.P. Gervais shares why sales, inventory levels and capacity utilization numbers are important to Canadian food manufacturing.
Oct 17, 2018
Here’s why farm operations need to monitor food retail trends
Retail prices expected to weaken leading to stronger demand of meat proteins.
Oct 02, 2018
Growing the global footprint of Canadian food processors
Canadian food manufacturers grow their global footprint by exporting and investing in foreign countries.
Sep 04, 2018
How foreign investment could boost Canada’s exporting superpower
Foreign direct investment in the Canadian food processing sector can help Canada’s achieve our export objectives.
Aug 28, 2018
Canola meal, oil and seed: a look at profitability across the supply chain
Canadian canola crush margins are projected to trend upward with strong demand for canola oil and meal and lower prices for canola seeds.
Jun 18, 2019
Rising crude oil prices, a stable dollar and Canadian agriculture
What are the drivers behind rising crude oil prices? Understand the impact for the Canadian dollar and agriculture.
May 29, 2018