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CanadaGAP announces 2020 Stakeholder Advisory Committee board

CanAgPlus’ Board of Directors has appointed two new members to CanadaGAP’s Stakeholder Advisory Committee for 2020, and welcomed four returning members.

CPMA releases report on plastics in produce industry

The topic of plastic in produce packaging has been addressed in a big way by the Canadian Produce Marketing Association.

Goodbye, generic UPCs, as produce shifts to specific codes

Starting in 2020, new generic Universal Product Codes will not be issued for produce in the U.S. and Canada, with company-specific codes taking their place.
Nov 14, 2019 by Chris Koger #Produce Retail, #Packaging, #CPMA, #PMA, #CPMA

Oppy promotes Steve Roosdahl to VP of operations

Steve Roosdahl, who has been with The Oppenheimer Group for 24 years, has been promoted to vice president of operations.

Star Produce’s Leo Baribeau dies

Leo Baribeau, who was president of Star Produce and active in the Canadian Produce Marketing Association, has died.

CPMA plastic packaging group maps out plan

The Canadian Produce Marketing Association’s Plastic Packaging Working Group has met for the first time, and has outlined some goals.

Plastics working group formed by CPMA

The use of plastics across the produce supply chain is the focus of a new industry working group formed by the Canadian Produce Marketing Association.

Packer Insight — Celery, packaging and CPMA

MONTREAL — Editor-in-chief Tom Karst and retail editor Ashley Nickle review some topics of interest on the show floor at the Canadian Produce Marketing Association show, from celery to sustainable packaging.

Four companies win product awards at CPMA

MONTREAL — Mann Packing, Mucci Farms, Schur Packaging Systems and Mastronardi Produce took home product awards from the Canadian Produce Marketing Association convention and expo.

2019 CPMA features strong buyer presence

With more than 300 exhibitors and a strong international presence, the 2019 Canadian Produce Marketing Association Convention delivered for attendees.