News & Industry Updates
April Showers Bring May Flowers

April Showers Bring May Flowers

In the food distribution game, the old saying “April showers brings May flowers” holds true in many ways. As April unfolds, it's the perfect time for food businesses to lay the groundwork for growth and prosperity in the coming month. From seasonal menu planning to...

April Showers Bring May Flowers

In the food distribution game, the old saying “April showers brings May flowers” holds true in many ways. As April unfolds, it's the perfect time for food businesses to lay the groundwork for growth and prosperity in the coming month. From seasonal menu planning to...

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News & Industry Updates

Challenges for the Little Guys

Big corporations and fast-food chains are a huge player in the culinary world, so much as that small food businesses have to stand as beacons of authenticity, community, and local innovation. Cozy neighbourhood bakeries, family-owned cafes.  These enterprises...

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Win the Big Game with CJR Wholesale

The Big Game isn't just a football game; it's a cultural phenomenon that brings people together for a day of excitement, camaraderie, and, of course, delicious food. As a grocer, preparing for the football season l is an opportunity to score big with your customers....

Snacking Trends Among Canadians

Snacking Trends Among Canadians

As the Big Football Game is fast approaching, consumers are starting to stock up with their favourite snacks. Below are some interesting facts and snacking trends that will help grocery retailers make their snack category stand-out. Snacking is a big part of Canadian...

Inflation has Canadians Stressed and Hungry

Several new surveys have found Canadians are feeling very stressed from soaring inflation rates, including the rise of grocery products. Statistics Canada writes, “Canadians pay 9.7% more for food at stores compared to a year ago” –  the largest increase since...

Canada’s Formula Shortage Update

At the moment, Canada's formula shortage is affecting parents across the nation. Following the recall of certain powdered Similac products that were allegedly responsible for the bacterial infection that led to the death of two newborns, Abbott Laboratories closed...

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