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Fiera Foods Supports Women in Manufacturing with Scholarship Award

Thursday, October 24, 2019

TORONTO – Fiera Foods is pleased to congratulate Tanya Forde, Laurence Dandurand, Katie Neilson, and Autumn Quenville for being deserving recipients of the 2019 Women in Manufacturing Scholarship at the Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters (CME)’s Annual Manufacturing Conference.

Happy Thanksgiving

Sunday, October 13, 2019

On behalf of the entire executive team, we want to wish you a fun, safe and family-filled Thanksgiving.

Our Fiera family has suffered tragedy in recent weeks. We have all been saddened and felt the despair of this loss. We continue...

We are heartbroken

Wednesday, September 25, 2019

Fiera Foods is saddened to confirm that a member of our team was tragically hurt in a workplace accident at our allied co-packer. He later succumbed to those injuries. As you can appreciate, in the immediate term, we are wholly focused on the victim’s family and our workers.We are heartbrok...

Fiera Foods recognizes injured and deceased workers

Friday, April 26, 2019

“Every year on April 28, we take a pause to recognize those who have been killed or injured on the work site. It’s important for us to do this not only because we have dealt with tragedy here at Fiera Foods, but because we want to be leaders in workplace safety and respond to the chal...

FIERA CLEANS UP STRATHBURN PARK

Friday, April 26, 2019

This afternoon, despite the rain, Fiera Foods was proud to participate in the City of Toronto’s Corporate 20-Minute Makeover program. As an immigrant and refugee who now operates a business in Canada, I have a strong appreciation for the roles our enterprises pl...

Fiera Foods - Supporting Women in Manufacturing

Thursday, December 20, 2018

Tanya Spence is at home behind the workbench, tinkering, taking apart or fixing things. And she believes there could be many other women just like her.

Earlier this month the West Lincoln resident was one of four women to receive a $4,00...

Tom Gunter receives FCPC’s 2018 Award of Distinction

Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Food & Consumer Products of Canada (FCPC) has awarded Tom Gunter, Executive Vice President and General Manager (retired), Fiera Foods Company and Former President, ConAgra Foods Canada with its 2018 Award of Distinction.  The award was presented at the annual CEO & Executive Leadersh...

With a new NAFTA on paper, let’s take a second to recognize Ontario’s manufacturers

Wednesday, October 10, 2018

While governments should not pick winners and losers in business, encouraging the strengths ofa core industry is part of managing a strong economy

NAFTA talks reached a dramatic, late-night crescendo as negotiators hammered out a draft agreement just before the clock expired on the United...

Food Starter Winner

Monday, September 17, 2018

Very excited to present the Food Starter Women in Food Rise Up Fund prize to three deserving recipients: Healthy Genie, Tea Rebellion and Abokichi. At Fiera Foods, we’re proud to support women who are capable of leading and excelling in this industry. Collaborating with Food Starter ha...

ME and Fiera Foods Announce New Scholarship Awards for Women in Manufacturing

Wednesday, September 5, 2018

OTTAWA, Sept. 5, 2018 /CNW/ - Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters (CME) is pleased to announce the establishment of a scholarship awards program for women in manufacturing. In partnership with Fiera Foods, CME has created this scho...

Helping children affected by the St. James Town Fire

Thursday, August 30, 2018

“Today, Fiera Foods was proud to give back to our city by supporting local children who have lost their homes in the St. James Town fire.

 

Back to school should be a hopeful, exciting time for children entering a safe and happy learning environment. But for affected fa...

A 'temporary' solution for productivity amid NAFTA talks

Saturday, August 4, 2018

As tension mounts during Canada-U.S. trade talks, industry leaders on both sides of the border need a strong foundation to support an interconnected supply chain.

Flexible labour markets, supported by temporary employment, are imperative to this foundation.

As president and CEO of...

Fiera Foods and Food Starter team up to empower female entrepreneurs

Tuesday, July 31, 2018

 Fiera Foods and Food Starter are proud to announce the launch of the Women in Food Rise Up Fund.

 

Fiera Foods is sponsoring the new start up growth fund to provide Food Starter's women-led enterprises with access to a grant of $5,000 to quickly start and scale...

Fiera Foods welcomes employees and families for Employee Appreciation Day

Sunday, July 22, 2018

Even steady rain could not dampen spirits at Fiera Foods Annual Employee Appreciation Day at Canada’s Wonderland which took place on July 22, 2018.

We had a tremendous response from Fiera Foods employees and their families, with over 1,900 tickets requested for the event. And despit...

Refugees and newcomers key to Canadian industriousness

Monday, June 25, 2018

Last week, we celebrated World Refugee Day at Fiera Foods. On this important occasion, politicians and pundits of all stripes are rightly quick to speak to Canada’s credentials as a welcoming nation. While many focus on Canada’s immigration policy and the complex challenges faced at o...

FIERA FOODS CONGRATULATES TOM GUNTER ON GOLDEN PENCIL AWARD

Monday, June 25, 2018

TORONTO, June 25 – Fiera Foods Company (“Fiera Foods”) congratulates former Executive Vice President & General Manager Tom Gunter on receiving the 2018 Golden Pencil Award from the Food Industry Association of Canada.

The Golden Pencil Award was established in...

Statement From Fiera Foods Regarding The National Day Of Mourning

Friday, April 27, 2018

“The National Day of Mourning is a time for employees and workers alike to commemorate those who have been killed, injured or suffered illness as a result of occupational incidents.

Our employees work hard to provide for their families. Every employee – full-time, part-time, a...

Pretzels! Pretzels! Pretzels!

Friday, August 5, 2016

Tired of dry, tough Pretzel Breads & Rolls?  So were we! Our partners asked us to create a Pretzel program that fit their needs: Introducing a new standard in Pretzel Bread & Rolls! Perfect for upscaling the traditional hot dog or just building a bett...

Fiera Foods wins prestigious Growth

Friday, August 5, 2016

We are very proud to announce that Fiera Foods Company was recognized with Food in Canada’s 2015 Leadership Award for its Growth Leadership.

The April 2015 issue of the industry leading magazine Food in Canada highlights the extraordinary achievements of Canadian c...