Food Safety / Fraser Valley Peer Group
Thursday, October 19 10am- NOON
Mark Crest Foods - 19670 92A Avenue, Langley
Food Safety: FDA and FSMA Compliance for Exporting to the USA
This face-to-face information session will introduce food manufacturers to FDA requirements for exporting products to the USA. Attendees will leave with answers about Food Safety Plans and export strategies that comply with the Food Safety Modernization Act (...
October 17, 2017 10:30am-12:00
Venue: Fine Choice Foods 23011 Fraserwood Way, Richmond BC
Developing Your Brand Story
Welcome and Introductions: Emily Tang and New co-chair Ken Schnieder
Guest Speaker : Ben Baker, Your Brand Marketing
Are you telling a compelling story about your brand? Do your employees know your story? Do they tell it to your customers? Do your customers tell it to others? If no, why not? We as...
Vancouver Island Peer Group
September 28th, 2017 2pm - 4pm
Venue: Camosun Interurban Campus, 461 Interurban Road, Victoria
Tour: 2pm - 2:30pm Camosun Innovates
Matchmaking for Food Processors
What are you looking for? Good employees? How to meet Food Safety requirements? How to improve productivity? Assistance with product development/production?
OPEN HOUSE for BCFPA PROCESSOR MEMBERS Funding Food Program: Connecting BC Food & Beverage Companies to investors
BCFPA/Fasken Martineau Funding Food Program
September 26th, 2017 from 6 PM – 8 PM
Location: 550 Burrard Street, Suite 2900 Vancouver, BCLooking to connect with investors to scale up your business? Need to develop the tools and skills to deliver a successful pitch?
BCFPA – in partnership with Fasken Martineau -...
Sales and Marketing Peer Group Meeting
September 20, 2017 10am-11:30am
Venue: Fine Choice Foods 23011 Fraserwood Way, Richmond BCWe are at capacity for this event, please email Kelly@bcfpa.ca to be put on a waitlist.
Retailer Relationships – From the Processors Perspective
(follow up from Retail Relationship Breakfast held September 6)...
How to Achieve Maximum Potential in the Retail World
Breakfast Event – September 6, 2017
7:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Tickets $45 includes full breakfast
Email James to be put on the waitlist, email@example.com
BC Hydro Building – 6911 Southpoint Drive, Burnaby
Featuring Maurice Allard and John Graham of Food Solutions Group
From Good to Great Retail Performance:...
2017 WAGE COMPENSATION SURVEY
INVITATION TO PARTICIPATE:
The BC Food Processors Association is pleased to be conducting its annual Compensation Survey. Each year, BC food processors rely on this report’s data for the most current, reliable and detailed insight on salaries, incentives and demographics within BC’s evolving food processing community. The report is used by numerous companies to help determine compensation levels for all members of their staff. Your participation in this survey is critical in ensuring that the report’s information is as accurate and complete as...
This session will share info about the latest employee benefits trends, the drug landscape and how to find cost-savings in employee benefits programs. The info shared will be beneficial for anyone who is a solopreneur to those working at large companies. Additionally, Antonio Zivanovic, (CEO of The ReFrame Group) will also share about BCPFAs new affinity employee benefits program.
The employee benefits landscape is changing rapidly and it is common to...
Registration for this Event is now CLOSED. Thank you!
Agenda:7:30 - 8:30 Registration & hot buffet breakfast 8:30 Welcome by Reliance Insurance 8:40 Food Recall Crisis & Management Seminar 9:45 Q & A 10:00 Thank you and networking opportunity
Join Reliance Insurance and accomplished global crisis food recall industry leaders to learn how to avoid or manage product recall. This fast-paced seminar will give you up-to-date information on regulations, how to prevent a recall, the good the bad and...
Operations Peer Group Meeting
This meeting is limited in capacity - Processors or those Associates wanting to embark on a LEAN journey only please.
Lean: 5S – Improve Efficiency, Eliminate Waste
5S Simulation Game/Tour of Ideon Packaging
Friday, May 19, 2017 10:00am – 11:30AM
Processors Only Please.
Finance Peer Group Agenda“HOW TO PITCH TO INVESTORS”
Friday, May 12th, 2017 at 10:00AM
Venue: Fasken Martineau law office, 550 Burrard Street, Suite 2900, Vancouver.
Welcome: Co-chair James Pratt, Prosnack Foods
Join us on May 9, 2017 as the BCFPA and GS1 Canada present an educational webinar to support and grow your...
Vancouver Island Peer Group Meeting
Topic: Risk Management for Food Processors Date: Thursday, April 27, 2017
Time: 2:30 – 4:30 pm
Location: Singing Bowl Granola, 589 Bay St, Victoria
Background: You’ve worked hard to build your food processing business – are your brand, customers, employees and profits adequately protected? Come learn from Mark Johnson of Reliance Insurance, a long time BC Food Processors Association member specializing in insurance products specifically for food processors. Agenda:
· Roundtable/Introductions · Presentation...
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN SOLD OUT (100 members)!
Sponsored by Taipak and
Lead the Pack!
Learn the latest innovations in food packaging around the world. Learn the trends that will get your product into the shopping cart! Meet with Packaging professionals, suppliers, consultants and designers.
Packaging expert Cheryl Sullivan will share what is happening in the North American market, covering trends that impact packaging, design, labelling, regulations, recycling and...
ERP Discovery Fair: Find the right technology system that fits your company. Hosted by BDC
This event is for members only and limited to 30 people. Limit max 2 per company.
Processors: meet software implementation specialists, see demos, ask questions and arrange for private discovery sessions, if desired. Determine the best fit for your ERP system, meet potential vendors and shortlist top choices! This is a FREE event, but pre-registration is required. Registration now closed. Thank you!
Before the Event:Learn about the services beforehand to maximize your...