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Edition 40: November 15, 2023

Coming out of the holiday season, consumers are looking for cost effective and healthy meal options.  Make sure your products are front and centre!

Like a one-week advertising campaign, you will be featured on the 2nd highest rated News program in the Maritimes. Promos include CTV, 10 Bell Media and digital ads on their website.  This is great value for $2750.


Book a segment any Wednesday between January 3rd and March 27th.

Deadline to book is November 20th and filming will be on Dec 11/12

 Food Safety Training Workshop Registrations are now open for 2024!

ūüö® Registration deadline is 10 days before the course so don’t delay! ūüö®

January 15, 2024         Shelf-Life Study Overview

January 25, 2024         HACCP Food Safety Plan

February 9, 2024         Understanding the SFCR and PCP

 To ensure we are offering the right training at the right time, we’ve set up an Expression of Interest registration form. Please complete the form to indicate what training sessions are of interest to you and we will advise once we have enough interest and the class is scheduled.

Join Food Processing Skills Canada every month to discuss relevant issues impacting the Canadian food and beverage manufacturing industry with top subject matter experts and industry leaders. 

Date: Thursday, November 30th 2023 1:00-2:00PM EST

Grappling with workforce challenges in the food and beverage industry? You’re not alone! Research conducted by Food Processing Skills Canada tells us that 70% of food and beverage companies surveyed said they are experiencing at least some challenges, recruiting and/or retaining qualified people.

 New Strategic Partnership with GroupHEALTH Benefit Solutions!
As Canada’s largest independent provider of employee benefits, GroupHEALTH is offering Food and Beverage Atlantic members access to their unique employee group benefits platform.
Visit the link below for more information and/or to speak with one of GroupHEALTH’s expert advisors to explore the advantages of the group benefits program.


At Mistral, we redefine standards. We don’t play it safe when it comes to creativity. From marketing and communications to design, branding, social media, and websites, we excel in it all. Through bold and innovative means, we craft beauty, greatness, and authenticity that hits the bullseye with your target audience.
Burke & Burke is the original, award-winning Halifax boutique creative team which has packaged businesses and their products for success since 1985. We can assist with every aspect of marketing, from naming or renaming your company and products, visual identity, advertising, retail packaging and all online assets and social media programs.

Please join us in welcoming our newest FBA members:

  • Scotia Plastics Inc.
  • Labrador Gem Seafood Incorporated
  • Big Fiddle Still
  • Talya’s Taverna
  • Atlantic AutoCold

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‚ÄúWe believe¬†that FBA helps food companies in the Atlantic provinces become stronger together.‚ÄĚ

Jean Robert Roy,

Vice President

Les Cuisines Roi Ltd, NB