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The Next Big Thing: The Ancient Bakers - Donuts for the
January 24, 2018
By Charmian Christie, The Messy Baker Boston, Massachusetts can’t get enough of The Ancient Bakers apple cider cinnamon donuts. Or their lemon pomegranate glazed. So why has Tonya Johnson, Boston-based The Ancient Bakers’ President [...]
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Food Starter December Newsletter - The Holiday Edition
December 21, 2017
Deliciously good news and training for food entrepreneurs ... View this email in your browser The Holiday Edition Less is More Food Starter is making headlines. The National looked at the “Free From” movement behind many [...]
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Food Starter Office Holiday Hours
December 20, 2017
Dear Food Starter clients, The holidays are just around the corner! We would like to inform our clients of the schedule for the upcoming holidays: Friday December 22nd and Friday December 29th office will be [...]
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Food Starter on CBC The National
December 20, 2017
Food Starter is making headlines. The National looked at the “Free From” movement behind many of the latest food innovations and Food Starter is leading the charge. Dianne Buckner covered Food Starter clients, including Good [...]
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Ontario Celebrates Local Agri-Food Innovators in Toronto
December 4, 2017
December 1, 2017 2:30 P.M.  Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs Ontario is recognizing the work of local innovators whose ideas and passion are helping grow and strengthen the province's agri-food sector. [...]
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Food Starter Launches Video Series for Food Entrepreneurs
October 20, 2017

There are no secrets to success in the food business: launching a food business is hard work. But with Food Starter’s access to expertise, networking and industry-specific knowledge, many Ontario food entrepreneurs are gaining [...]
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Chef Stories – Meet Personal Chef Mauro Ritacca
August 24, 2017

Personal Chef Mauro Ritacca is passionate about sharing his family’s authentic Italian cuisine with his customers. Although Mauro has been cooking for years (even along-side his mother, as a youngster) Mauro’s personal chef [...]
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It looks and smells like beer, but it's not really -
August 14, 2017

By Shannon Martin, CBC News For a craft beer connoisseur, it was the worst kind of news. Ted Fleming went in for what was supposed to be a regular visit to the doctor's office. Instead [...]
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The Next Big Thing: SwitchGrocery - A Direct Link to Innovation
August 14, 2017

By Charmian Christie, The Messy Baker Four years ago, Neha Charnalia set out to commercialize a cauliflower pizza crust. Pre-diabetic and diagnosed with PCOS (Polycystic Ovary Syndrome), Neha struggled to find a way to maintain [...]
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2 Pieces of Advice for Food Start-Ups
August 4, 2017

By, Nicole Gallace, FoodGrads Many of you might have thought about entrepreneurship, even if you are still at school or have just graduated. Who could blame you?  Perhaps you have started your first job, but [...]
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