Calexo launches its first line of sparkling cannabis-infused beverages

USA – Calexo, an emerging California-based beverage brand, has launched its first line of sparkling cannabis-infused beverages, providing consumers with an alternative to alcoholic drinks. According to the brand, the new Calexo beverages are made […]

METRO to invest US$304m in new automated distribution centre in Quebec

CANADA – Canadian grocery retailer, METRO will be investing CAD420 million (US$304 million) over five years in the construction of a new, automated distribution centre for fresh and frozen products in Terrebonne, Quebec. The investment will […]

The a2 Milk partners with Agrifoods to support expansion in Canada

CANADA – The a2 Milk Company has entered into an exclusive licensing agreement with Agrifoods Cooperative for the production, distribution, sale and marketing of a2 Milk branded liquid milk for the Canadian market. The arrangement […]

Canopy Growth and Terrascend Canada enter US$58m financing agreement

CANADA – Canopy Growth Corporation, Canada’s leading cannabis infused beverage company and TerrAscend Canada, have entered into a loan financing arrangement worth C$80.5 million (US$58.15m). As part of the financing arrangement, TerrAscend has issued 17,808,975 […]

Bartek Ingredients expands capacity of malic acid production facilities

CANADA – Bartek Ingredients has announced a 10,000 metric tonnes malic acid capacity expansion at its production facilities in Southern Ontario, Canada, to be completed in the first quarter of 2021. The Canadian ingredients supplier […]

CBD-infused beverage producer Canopy Growth to close facilities in Canada

CANADA – Canadian cannabis infused beverage producer, Canopy Growth Corporation has unveiled the company’s production optimization plan that will result into the elimination of approximately 500 positions. As part of the Canopy’s effort to align […]

Canadian agrifood company La Coop fédérée becomes Sollio Cooperative Group

CANADA – La Coop Fédérée, a Canadian agri-food business has rebranded as Sollio Cooperative Group to better enable the company explore opportunities across the agriculture and agri-food value chain. Sollio Cooperative Group has adopted a […]

Canadian mushroom infused beverage maker Champignon Brands raises $2.8m

CANADA – Champignon Brands, a producer of mushroom infused beverage products has raised $2.83 million after successfully completing its initial public offering (IPO) on the Canadian Securities Exchange. Champignon floated 18,916,667 common shares on the […]

Molson Coors Beverage Company unveils new corporate logo and identity

CANADA – Molson Coors Beverage Company has unveiled its new corporate identity, which the brewer describes as a modern and contemporary look designed to balance the heritage of the Molson and Coors names. According to […]

Canada’s first virtual food hall launches to disrupt the country’s delivery game

CANADA – As major transformations continue to disrupt the food industry, Canada has joined the the next global culinary phenomenon with the launch of the country’s first virtual food hall, the Kitchen Hub – based […]