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Shopping more, spending more: how COVID-19 is changing our grocery habits

By |2020-06-14T00:11:01-04:00March 31st, 2020|

The pandemic-fueled public health and economic crisis has refocused attention on people’s basic needs. News and social media feature alarming stories about a rush on grocery stores, and fears of anti-social hoarding behaviour.

Six seeds of separation: Communicating how agriculture connects Canada

By |2020-06-14T00:21:40-04:00February 20th, 2019|

Communicators in the agricultural sector face a paradox: the way food is grown and produced matters more than ever, and yet the urbanization of Canada means consumers are increasingly disconnected from the farm.

Growth through exports: Tips for food entrepreneurs

By |2020-06-14T22:11:20-04:00March 22nd, 2018|

Despite uncertainty surrounding the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), the U.S. and Canada continue to be each other’s largest and best markets – thanks to history, geography, culture and government policy. If you are seeking to grow your business through cross-border trade, it’s a particularly important time to sharpen your strategic edge and build your brand.