FPS Keeps It Cool – and Efficient
September 22, 2020
FPS Food Process Solutions, a leading supplier of freezers for potato processing, installed Rockwell Automation's distributed control system PlantPAx DCS for precise and consistent control of a tunnel freezer for french fries and a spiral freezer for potato specialties
Japanese snack manufacturer Calbee to test proprietary EnWave REV™ dehydration technology
May 16, 2019
EnWave Corporation just announced it had signed Commercial License and Equipment Purchase Agreements with Calbee Inc., a leading Japan-based company engaged in the manufacturing and sales of snack confectionary, bakery food and cereal food.
FPS Food Process Solutions to Acquire Charlottetown Metal Products
February 11, 2019
Food Processing Solutions (FPS) is in the process of acquiring majority control of the Charlottetown Metal Products (CMP), subject to local government approval. Both companies supply processing equipment to the potato processing industry.
Hippie Snacks Launches Cauliflower Crisps and Avocado Crisps in different flavours
October 30, 2018
Hippie Snacks, a Canadian company specializing in premium plant-based foods, has added two new products to its lineup: Cauliflower Crisps (in Original and Classic Ranch flavors) and Avocado Crisps (in the flavours Guacamole and Sea Salt).
Hardbite “18 Carrot Gold” Carrot Chip and award
July 06, 2016
Building on the successful market launch of Hardbite “18 Carrot Gold” Carrot Chip, Naturally Homegrown Foods Ltd. proudly announced the product was named the 2016 Most Innovative New Product Award – Salty Snack by the National Confectioners Association at the recent Sweets & Snacks Expo in Chicago.
Harvest of Warba potatoes in British Columbia signifies the beginning of summer
May 22, 2016
BC Fresh started harvesting its Warba Potatoes early this year. It is the earliest harvest that most people can remember.
Farmer's Keepers potatoes a take on delicious imperfection
February 19, 2016
BCfresh, a British Columbia-based provider of locally-grown vegetables, announced the introduction of Farmer’s Keepers™ Potatoes. Farmer’s Keepers™ Potatoes come in a variety of non-uniform shapes and sizes with minor blemishes or minor mechanical damage.
Hardbite Chips receives Non-GMO Project verification
July 18, 2014
Hardbite Potato Chips is the first Canadian made potato chip brand to receive Non-GMO Project verification on two of its premium snack food items.
Naturally Homegrown Foods Named Top Food Innovator
July 14, 2014
Naturally Homegrown Foods Ltd., a leading snack food company, is pleased to announce that it was recently selected as one of the Top 10 Innovators by Food In Canada.
Canadian Produce Marketing Association (CPMA) conference and trade show 2014
April 01, 2014
People attending the Canadian Produce Marketing Association (CPMA) Annual Convention and Trade Show will be able to learn about TOMRA Sorting Solutions’ wide range of advanced sorting and processing systems.
Eat your Parsnips
March 06, 2014
With increased consumer demand for unique snack food options, Naturally Homegrown Foods Ltd. today introduced Hardbite Parsnip Chips, subtlety sweet and crunchy snacks ideal for a sophisticated snacking experience.
Hardbite Potato Chips initiates Waste Reduction Program
January 23, 2014
The manufacturer of Hardbite Potato Chips announced today that it has initiated an aggressive waste reduction and sustainability initiative with its manufacturing operation. The company has partnered with Fraser Valley Biogas, and FortisBC to recycle organic waste from the company’s food processing plant into a renewable natural gas.