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July 14, 2016
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Senate passes new GMO labeling bill

A new federal GMO labeling bill that would override any state laws, such as the GMO labeling law in Vermont that went into effect July 1, has passed the U.S. Senate and is expected to get through a Congress vote and end up on President Obama's desk, reports Bloomberg. >> Read full article

Hamilton bakery up for $100K business prize

Cake & Loaf Bakery, small neighbourhood shop in Hamilton, Ont. is among five finalists vying for a potential $100,000 award as part of the sixth annual Canadian Small Business Challenge. Voting ends August 30th. >> Read full article

Krispy Kreme mounting Canadian Comeback

The well-known American doughnut brand Krispy Kreme is getting set to begin an aggressive expansion in Ontario and Quebec with expectations of opening 50 new stores. Under new management in Canada since the brand's first foray across the border in 2001, the company believes a new business model will lead to success, reports the National Post. >> Read full article

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The Pikanik Appeal

Upon first meeting, Joanna Schultz’s high-energy and fun-loving nature is infectious, but when the discussion turns to business, her focus is serious and it becomes clear she’s relentless in achieving her goals. Since launching her niche allergen-free bakery, Pikanik, less than four years ago in White Rock, B.C., Schultz has made it her mission to serve the under-served and make her products accessible to everyone. In the past year she has landed Pikanik products and mixes in grocery stores, opened an online store and she’s now exploring the prospect of franchising. The Pikanik phenomenon is growing, and it’s that innovative drive that has earned Schultz the nod as winner of the Bakers Journal Jake the Baker award. >> Learn More…

 Event Calendar 

BAC Ontario Chapter Fall Golf Tournament

September 13, 2016
Location: Station Creek Golf Club, Gormley, Ont. >> More Info

BAC Atlantic Chapter Golf Tournament

September 14, 2016
Location: Mountain Woods Golf Club, Moncton, New Brunswick >> More Info

International Baking Industry Exposition

October 8-11, 2016
Location: Las Vegas >> More Info

Food Regulatory & Quality Assurance Summit

October 18, 2016
Location: Toronto >> More Info