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November 30, 2017

Loblaws plans to close 22 stores and launch home delivery

Loblaws said it plans to close 22 unprofitable stores, with the retailer adding it will begin rolling out an internet-based home-delivery service starting in December.

Bakers average 15 hours on each wedding cake, study suggests

Bakers spend an average of 15.4 hours creating a single wedding cake, suggests a U.S. study that aims to document the hard work of small businesses and impact on both their local communities and the approximately $96 billion wedding industry.

Culinary incubator opens in Toronto

A new culinary incubator has opened in Toronto giving chefs, caterers and culinary start-ups access to commercial kitchens, a photography studio and an event space.
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The Final Proof: Texture trifecta
By Jane Dummer, RD

A delicious dessert has a balance of flavours and textures. Texture is created by a change in pressure or sensation in our mouth making the eating occasion more interesting. In baking, it is most commonly created by adding ingredients that produce crunch. It can also be generated from ingredients that fabricate crispy, creamy, bubbles and even heat from spices. I recruited the expertise of three culinary rock stars to weigh in about baking with texture. Here’s what they had to say. » Read more...


January 20-24, 2018
Location: Italy — Rimini Fiera, Expo Centre
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February 3-6, 2018
Location: Paris, France
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RC Show 2018

February 25-27, 2018
Location: Enercare Centre, Toronto
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