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February 9, 2017

Bridor investing $40M in Boucherville plant

Bridor, a North American leader in bread and Viennese pastries for retail sale and the food service industry, is investing $40 million to double the size of its Boucherville, Que., baking facility. The expansion will allow Bridor to increase the plant’s production capacity by 80 per cent and generate employment growth in the area.

Stop targeting kids with ads for unhealthy food and drinks, report urges

Children and youth are bombarded with advertisements for unhealthy products, influencing their food and beverage choices, negatively affecting their health and setting up conflict at home, Heart & Stroke says in a new report.

Gluten-free pasties in spotlight at competition

Gluten-free bakers will be rising to the challenge in a new section of the World Pasty Championships at the Eden Project in Cornwall, England, on March 4. For the first time amateur pasty-makers can enter a gluten-free category in the global competition supported by the Cornish Pasty Association.
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