News on Chips and Snacks from Canada
KFC teams up with PepsiCo in Canada for a limited-edition potato chip flavour
October 12, 2022
KFC has partnered with PepsiCo Foods Canada to create a new flavour of potato chip for the Ruffles brand. The new Ruffles KFC Original Recipe Chicken-flavoured potato chips are available for a limited time.
World Potato Congress Abstracts and Presentations held in Dublin now available online
August 12, 2022
Abstracts and Presentations of the 11th World Potato Congress Inc. Dublin, Ireland are now available online
Airdrie, Alberta is home to the newest (potato) production facility of snack maker Super-pufft
May 21, 2022
The new USD 50-million facility of snack manufacturer Superpufft in Airdrie will support Alberta potato producers and create more than 100 jobs. The food processor selected Alberta because of the province’s reputation as a consistent producer of high-quality potatoes.
Snacks from the Sun partners with UNFI, North America's largest distributor of health and specialty food in North America
May 12, 2022
Modern Plant Based Foods Inc. announces its 'Snacks from the Sun' popped chips brand has entered into a distribution contract with United Natural Foods (UNFI)
Modern plant-based foods popped chips expand into an additional 130 retail stores across Canada
April 28, 2022
Modern Plant Based Foods Inc., (CSE: MEAT), an award-winning plant-based food company is pleased to report a successful launch of the Snacks from the Sun popped chips brand across Canada.
Mislabeled potato chips sends teen into anaphylactic shock
December 28, 2021
Food policy expert says mislabelling ‘common problem’ with imported food products. When Rupa Singh purchased a bag of imported spicy potato chips from a local Indian grocery store, she had no idea just two chips would send her daughter into anaphylactic shock.
Indigenous-owned, Manitoba-based potato chips brand heading to shelves across Canada
July 19, 2021
An independent Manitoba-based, Indigenous-owned brand of potato chip will soon be on shelves across the country. Tomahawk Chips is the brainchild of Alfred Lea, who began the Native Canadian Chip Corporation in 2015.
Dehydration specialist EnWave Signs License with Europe Snacks Group and Sells 10kW REV™ Machine
July 01, 2021
EnWave Corporation recently announced that it has signed a License Agreement with Europe Snacks Group, a European leader in savory snack production.
The new Pringles Wendy's Spicy Chicken Flavour Chips now also available in Canada
June 23, 2021
Want to spice up your life? After introducing Pringles Wendy's Spicy Chicken flavour chips in the US, Pringles and Wendy's® are joining together to bring this mind-blowing innovation to Canada.
Walmart brings Frito-Lay's 'Flavours From India' Potato Chips to Canada
June 08, 2021
Walmart Canada is excited to offer a brand new line of South Asian snack flavours in partnership with Frito-Lay Canada.