May 28, 2017

Canada: Food Innovation Lags Behind

Innovation in response to new demands, new science and new technology can help better meet the needs of consumers. The Canadian food industry however is lagging behind. Dr Le Vallée shares with us results from studies undertaken by the Centre for … [Read more...]

Innovation in food safety: NSF-GTFC takes the lead

Innovation in food safety is essential. Not only can food safety protect our food supply it can also protect our own health and well-being. In this video learn more about food safety standards and best practices. http://youtu.be/WzGPY6h--EQ … [Read more...]

NSF-GFTC Serious About Food Safety Innovation

Innovation in food safety is essential. Not only can food safety protect our food supply it can also protect our own health and well-being. In this video Dr Robert Donofrio shares with us the latest in food safety standards and best practices. The … [Read more...]

Food Innovation—Canadian industry lags behind

“When it comes to innovation performance, the Canadian food industry is lagging behind”, said Dr Charles Le Vallée, to a full house attending the 2013 State of the Industry symposium hosted by NSF-GFTC in Toronto on November 7, 2013. Le Vallée is a … [Read more...]

Standards and certification help to keep food safe

When it comes to life’s priorities, healthy eating is a hot topic. While browsing the food labels in their supermarkets, many people first look at the ingredients' list to decide if a food product is healthy or not. What goes into food is without … [Read more...]

Biofilms—Pesky and Risky

We often hear about the problems associated with drug resistant bacteria in hospitals. Canadian data estimate that 2,890 patients are infected with drug resistant bacteria. Bacteria can develop resilience over time and can be fatal when least … [Read more...]

New gel technology fights bacteria more effectively

Everyone loves a good home cooked meal, but when it comes to washing dishes and cleaning up, well—most of us probably delay this nasty task. But, no matter how much a of hassle we may think washing a few bowls and spoons is, it doesn’t even compare … [Read more...]

SIAL CHINA—2013 Shanghai

SIAL CHINA 2013 held in Shanghai attracted over 75 countries. In this video check out the 2013 Grand Innovation Award Winner - Blue Elephant.  Also view two additional on-site interviews.   http://youtu.be/V-_lu-ghAlU … [Read more...]

New Foods on CTV News

CTV News, Peter Grainger walked the halls of the Grocery West Trade Show taking place in Vancouver on April 14-15th, 2013. To find out more about what he discovered on new foods and trends, click here.     … [Read more...]

Good Food & Drink Festival—Video I

Here's what we found out at this year's Good Food and Drink Festival in Toronto. Check out what's new and what's up and coming in Street Eats. Also check out the newly launched Toronto Star Cookbook edited by Jennifer … [Read more...]