Approved Projects from the Intake Period of March 22 to May 6, 2019

Recipient Project Description County Region
WIBERG Corporation
The Recipient will receive up to $90,332.00 to purchase and install new advanced and automated heat-sealing technology to replace the current semi-automated bag sewing technology and help increase productivity, reduce downtime and eliminate waste.
Halton Region
Central
Chudleigh's Ltd
The Recipient will receive up to $200,000.00 to purchase and install equipment to improve labour productivity.
Halton Region
Central
Cameron's Brewing Company
The Recipient will receive up to $75,000.00 to purchase and install equipment to support the introduction of new products.
Halton Region
Central
DeBoer's Poultry Ltd.
The Recipient will receive up to $24,360.00 to conduct a market assessment analysis and feasibility studies to investigate the market potential, and strategic planning for developing a new market.
Halton Region
Central
Supreme Pierogies
The Recipient will receive up to $33,222.25 to purchase and install new automated stand up pouch packaging equipment to meet market demand and enter new international markets.
Peel Region
Central
G. Brandt Meat Packers Limited
The Recipient will receive up to $200,000.00 to purchase and install new packaging equipment to automate the labelling/weighing/scanning processes within the packaging operations.
Peel Region
Central
G. Brandt Meat Packers Limited
The Recipient will receive up to $200,000.00 to purchase and install new automated box erecting and palletizing equipment to help reduce labour costs, decrease downtime and increase profits.
Peel Region
Central
Cardinal Meat Specialists Limited
The Recipient will receive up to $200,000.00 to purchase and install new automated grinding and formulating equipment for non-meat products to help improve production rates, quality and reduce waste.
Peel Region
Central
Cardinal Meat Specialists Limited
The Recipient will receive up to $200,000.00 to purchase and install new crust freezing, pressing, slicing, and packaging equipment for peameal bacon products to fully automate the process to help save labour costs, decrease organic waste and increase production.
Peel Region
Central
Frontier Bakery
The Recipient will receive up to $137,500.00 to purchase and install new modified atmospheric packaging equipment to help reduce labour costs, improve production efficiency and extend the shelf life of products.
Peel Region
Central
Savormetrics
The Recipient will receive up to $77,000.00 to develop a product to analyze grains that will be able to detect and predict quality metrics necessary for quality assessment, grading and pricing of grains.
Peel Region
Central
Touche Bakery Incorporated
The Recipient will receive up to $10,289.50 to purchase and install a pan and rack washer to fully automate the washing process, reduce food safety risks and increase labour productivity.
Peel Region
Central
World Meats Inc.
The Recipient will receive up to $75,000.00 to upgrade existing flooring to help improve food safety.
Peel Region
Central
World Meats Inc.
The Recipient will receive up to $75,000.00 to make structural improvements to help improve food safety.
Peel Region
Central
The French Oven
The Recipient will receive up to $27,971.00 to purchase a metal detector to help improve food safety.
Peel Region
Central
Ying Ying Soy Food Ltd.
The Recipient will receive up to $12,400.00 to hire a third-party to develop and implement the Safe Quality Food program to help improve food safety.
Peel Region
Central
Eat-In Foods Inc.
The Recipient will receive up to $16,188.32 to purchase and install a traceability system to help improve traceability of the products produced.
Peel Region
Central
Etnico Foods
The Recipient will receive up to $53,493.50 to purchase a metal detector and hire a third-party to develop and implement a food safety and traceability program, as well as become Safe Quality Food certified.
Peel Region
Central
Touche Bakery Incorporated
The Recipient will receive up to $9,006.20 to implement a first-time Enterprise Resource Planning system to replace current manual systems.
Peel Region
Central
Gwillimdale farms Ltd.
The Recipient will receive up to $132,236.59 to purchase and install new palletizing equipment for the carrot packing line to automate the current manual process to help the company reduce labour costs and improve production output.
Simcoe County
Central
Sheldon Creek Dairy Inc.
The Recipient will receive up to $3,004.12 to hire a consultant to create a business case, feasibility study and expansion plan.
Simcoe County
Central
Shah Trading Company Limited
The Recipient will receive up to $75,000.00 to purchase and install equipment to meet ethnic market demands and increase production output.
Toronto Region
Central
Chocosol
The Recipient will receive up to $54,950.00 to purchase and install new processing and packaging equipment to create healthy holiday themed treats to meet market demand.
Toronto Region
Central
Bellwoods Brewery Inc
The Recipient will receive up to $75,000.00 to purchase, install and commission a new de-alcoholised plant to make new products to meet market demands.
Toronto Region
Central
Broya Inc.
The Recipient will receive up to $20,800.50 to purchase and install new automated digital processing equipment to increase both production and meet market demands.
Toronto Region
Central
ELXR Juice Labs
The Recipient will receive up to $31,500.00 to purchase and install new automated juicing equipment for a new product line to meet market demands and increase capacity.
Toronto Region
Central
Branded Bites Inc.
The Recipient will receive up to $61,068.75 to purchase and install new processing line equipment including a new edible ink jet printer and a new horizontal flow wrap machine to help reduce labour hours, improve product quality and increase productivity.
Toronto Region
Central
Parmalat Canada Inc. (Etobicoke)
The Recipient will receive up to $200,000.00 to purchase and install new filling and packing equipment for their cream cheese line to fully automate a semi-automated process and help provide labour productivity gains and reduce packaging waste.
Toronto Region
Central
Arz Fine Foods
The Recipient will receive up to $200,000.00 to purchase and install a new automated pita bread processing line to help position the company to increase production, offer competitive pricing and increase annual sales.
Toronto Region
Central
Pure Foods Meat Solutions Inc. (formerly Tasty Chip 2008 Inc.)
The Recipient will receive up to $163,655.50 to purchase a new portion cutter.
Toronto Region
Central
Johnvince Foods
The Recipient will receive up to $133,264.34 to purchase a new PET bottling line to increase labour productivity and expand into new markets.
Toronto Region
Central
Euro Mediterranean Foods
The Recipient will receive up to $9,012.00 to purchase traceability equipment and food safety related literature to help improve food safety and traceability.
Toronto Region
Central
Mrakovic Meat & Deli
The Recipient will receive up to $32,328.45 to implement a first-time Enterprise Resource Planning system to automate current manual processes and support traceability.
Toronto Region
Central
TFF
The Recipient will receive up to $1,143.62 to attend food safety courses.
Toronto Region
Central
Brazilian Canadian Coffee Company Ltd.
The Recipient will receive up to $75,000.00 to purchase and install new automated processing equipment.
Toronto Region
Central
Portuguese Cheese Company
The Recipient will receive up to $15,750.00 to contract project management services for the development, trials, mould design, mould manufacturing, packaging design, nutritional analysis, and production trials for new single-serve soft cheese products.
Toronto Region
Central
Mary Macleod's Shortbread
The Recipient will receive up to $73,087.00 to implement an export marketing campaign to help develop new export markets and expand existing market share.
Toronto Region
Central
Forbidden Fruit Juice
The Recipient will receive up to $23,187.50 to implement a marketing campaign to help develop new domestic markets and expand existing market share.
Toronto Region
Central
Real Food for Real Kids Inc.
The Recipient will receive up to $47,596.50 to implement a marketing campaign to help promote their brand awareness and increase into the domestic markets.
Toronto Region
Central
Anjum Fine Foods Inc
The Recipient will receive up to $8,466.80 to purchase equipment and hire a third-party to develop and implement food safety and traceability programs.
Toronto Region
Central
Akropolis Phyllo Products Inc.
The Recipient will receive up to $75,000.00 to purchase and install a new fully automated curling machine to form new products to increase productivity and capacity, and meet market demand.
York Region
Central
Eatable
The Recipient will receive up to $5,503.75 to hire a third-party consultant to create new flavours for future mass production.
York Region
Central
Lafayette Sweets
The Recipient will receive up to $74,625.00 to purchase and install a new automated pie making machine that will automate a current manual process and help improve labour productivity and increase production volumes.
York Region
Central
Arla Foods Inc.
The Recipient will receive up to $75,000.00 to purchase and install a new reverse osmosis and heat exchange system to help reduce waste, increase efficiency and create a new by-product for the market.
York Region
Central
Milliken Meat Products Limited
The Recipient will receive up to $10,000.00 to purchase a metal detector to prevent foreign objects from contaminating their meat products.
York Region
Central
Patisserie Monaco
The Recipient will receive up to $10,000.00 to purchase a metal detector to scan products to obtain a Safe Quality Food certificate.
York Region
Central
Arla Foods Inc.
The Recipient will receive up to $98,452.00 to purchase and install an automated wash system to improve labour productivity, reduce downtime, and ensure a consistent cleaning standard to support higher food safety practices.
York Region
Central
Newmarket Meat Packers Limited
The Recipient will receive up to $35,525.00 to purchase equipment to reduce biosecurity risks.
York Region
Central
Treasure Mills Inc.
The Recipient will receive up to $100,000.00 to implement a first-time Enterprise Resource Planning system.
York Region
Central
Eatable
The Recipient will receive up to $2,700.00 to obtain a food safety gap assessment to help improve food safety and traceability.
York Region
Central
CJay Corporation
The Recipient will receive up to $14,000.00 to hire a third-party and purchase food safety related equipment help improve food safety and traceability.
York Region
Central
Snack Crafters
The Recipient will receive up to $10,941.00 to contract services to formulate a new version of snack bars with unique market attributes to introduce a new product and create new sales.
York Region
Central
KOA Natural Food
The Recipient will receive up to $42,991.55 to implement a marketing campaign to increase sales and to help expand their business to British Columbia and Quebec.
York Region
Central
Mariposa Dairy Ltd.
The Recipient will receive up to $64,868.87 to purchase and install new automated processing equipment to allow them to create three new spreadable goat cheese products to add to their product line and meet market demands.
Kawartha Lakes
East
Little Stream Bakery
The Recipient will receive up to $70,435.75 to purchase and install new equipment to meet market demand and expand their distribution area.
Lanark County
East
North House Foods Ltd
The Recipient will receive up to $65,202.08 to purchase and install new equipment to improve labour productivity.
Ottawa Region
East
Backcountry Wok
The Recipient will receive up to $7,651.79 to implement a marketing campaign to help grow their business and build customer base across Canada.
Ottawa Region
East
Cross Wind Farms
The Recipient will receive up to $12,250.00 to create a business plan including a strategic plan for expansion and action plan.
Peterborough County
East
Cross Wind Farms
The Recipient will receive up to $59,062.50 to purchase and install new automated pasteurization equipment to automate current manual processes to allow production of new products.
Peterborough County
East
Broken Stone Winery
The Recipient will receive up to $1,540.00 to hire a consultant to create a strategic plan.
Prince Edward County
East
Fauxmagerie Zengarry Inc.
The Recipient will receive up to $38,781.44 to purchase equipment and make structural upgrades to the facility to help improve food safety.
Stormont, Dundas & Glengarry County
East
Upper Canada Creamery
The Recipient will receive up to $37,582.50 to purchase new production equipment to improve food safety.
Stormont, Dundas & Glengarry County
East
Bussiere's Italian Sausage
The Recipient will receive up to $30,910.84 to purchase and install new equipment.
Cochrane District
Northeast
Grissin Bon Limited
The Recipient will receive up to $75,000.00 to purchase and install new automated packaging equipment to create new value added products to enter new consumer markets and meet market demands.
Brant County
West
D&J Sausage Factory
The Recipient will receive up to $49,276.00 to purchase and install a new thermoforming packaging machine for their operation to help increase productivity, reduce labour costs, reduce waste, maintenance, downtime, increase shelf life and food safety.
Brant County
West
Browndale Farm
The Recipient will receive up to $50,000.00 to create a controlled access zone laneway to reduce the risk of disease transmission.
Brant County
West
Soil Solutions Plus
The Recipient will receive up to $15,343.50 to construct a wash pad to mitigate the biosecurity risks of spreading disease when traveling to various farm clients.
Brant County
West
Browndale Farm
The Recipient will receive up to $50,000.00 to purchase and install equipment to improve animal welfare and reduce biosecurity risks
Brant County
West
Uniqpol
The Recipient will receive up to $26,506.79 to purchase and install a sanitation system to help improve food safety.
Brant County
West
Uniqpol
The Recipient will receive up to $63,900.00 to purchase and install traceability hardware and software to help improve traceability.
Brant County
West
Pier-C Produce Inc.
The Recipient will receive up to $200,000.00 to purchase and install an automated robotic pick and pack processing system to increase automation, productivity, efficiency and improve output quality.
Chatham-Kent County
West
Kent Farm Supplies Limited
The Recipient will receive up to $41,941.00 to build a cleaning and disinfecting facility for equipment and vehicle washing to reduce biosecurity risks.
Chatham-Kent County
West
Schinkel's Legacy
The Recipient will receive up to $75,000.00 to purchase new traceability server and software to help improve traceability at the facility.
Chatham-Kent County
West
Sunshine Pickles
The Recipient will receive up to $14,376.52 to implement a marketing campaign to help expand their brand to grow their business and build customer base across Canada.
Chatham-Kent County
West
NatureFresh Farms
The Recipient will receive up to $144,378.25 to hire consultants to develop a new Enterprise Resource Planning system.
Essex County
West
Conscious Living Cuisine
The Recipient will receive up to $121,136.00 to purchase and install new automatic poultry processing line equipment to eliminate the manual process to help increase labour productivity, increase profits and improve food safety through less product handling.
Grey County
West
Brenn-B and Company Limited
The Recipient will receive up to $75,000.00 to make structural upgrades to improve food safety.
Hamilton Region
West
Alves Meats
The Recipient will receive up to $75,000.00 to purchase and install a new smokehouse to help to improve food safety.
Hamilton Region
West
Brenn-B and Company Limited
The Recipient will receive up to $66,410.72 to purchase and install new automated equipment for further processing of low-grade potatoes.
Hamilton Region
West
Gamble & Rogers Limited
The Recipient will receive up to $50,000.00 to purchase and install new ventilation curtains to improve air quality in the sales barn.
Huron County
West
Gamble & Rogers Limited
The Recipient will receive up to $50,000.00 to construct and install new waterlines, taps, and waterbowls to improve animal welfare.
Huron County
West
The Garlic Box Inc
The Recipient will receive up to $16,325.25 to undertake facility exterior upgrades and hire a third-party to develop prerequisite programs and HACCP plans to help improve food safety.
Huron County
West
Refined Fool Brewing Company Inc.
The Recipient will receive up to $75,000.00 to purchase and install a new equipment to increase productivity and meet market demands.
Lambton County
West
Zantingh Direct Inc.
The Recipient will receive up to $49,062.75 to purchase and install camera technology to improve animal welfare and reduce biosecurity risks.
Lambton County
West
Real Peel Inc
The Recipient will receive up to $7,400.00 to hire a third-party to develop and implement a food safety program.
Middlesex County
West
Parkhill Meats Limited
The Recipient will receive up to $13,750.00 to purchase and install a new ventilation system to help improve food safety.
Middlesex County
West
Premier Kosher Inc.
The Recipient will receive up to $86,052.12 to purchase and install a new automated cutting line to replace the current manual process to help increase production output, reduce the risk of food contamination through human contact and reduce the risk of injury to workers.
Niagara Region
West
Jadee Meat Products Limited
The Recipient will receive up to $129,747.25 to purchase a new packager, new conveyors, and a new slicer/applicator.
Niagara Region
West
Greaves Jams & Marmalades Ltd.
The Recipient will receive up to $17,400.00 to hire a third-party to develop and implement a food safety program and perform shelf life studies on their products to help improve food safety.
Niagara Region
West
Premier Kosher Inc.
The recipient will receive up to $7,000.00 to purchase and install a new automated hock picker for production of a new product.
Niagara Region
West
Big Country Raw Ltd
The Recipient will receive up to $75,000.00 to purchase and install new automated depositing and packaging equipment to automate current manual processes.
Niagara Region
West
Pearl Morissette Estate Winery Inc.
The Recipient will receive up to $13,300.00 to implement an export marketing campaign to help develop new export markets and expand existing market share.
Niagara Region
West
Pristine Gourmet
The Recipient will receive up to $68,372.50 to purchase and install automated processing equipment to make new products to enter into new markets.
Norfolk County
West
The Norfolk Fruit Growers' Association
The Recipient will receive up to $117,303.00 to purchase a new robotic tray loading system.
Norfolk County
West
R. Fiedler Meat Products Ltd.
The Recipient will receive up to $57,612.35 to purchase equipment to help improve food safety.
Norfolk County
West
Tillsonburg Custom Foods
The Recipient will receive up to $75,000.00 to purchase and install new automated packaging equipment to help reduce organic and packaging waste and save on labour costs from the current manual process.
Oxford County
West
V.D.B. Grains Ltd.
The Recipient will receive up to $180,968.94 to purchase and install an advanced triple-swing distributor, dump hopper and conveyor system to increase productivity and reduce waste.
Perth County
West
National Pasta Corporation
The Recipient will receive up to $75,000.00 to purchase and install new automated processing equipment to increase capacity, meet market demand and penetrate new international markets.
Waterloo Region
West
Escarpment Laboratories Inc.
The Recipient will receive up to $12,557.30 to conduct a market research study and develop a comprehensive sales and marketing plan to identify opportunities to increase their domestic market within Ontario.
Waterloo Region
West
Stemmler Meats
The Recipient will receive up to $50,000.00 to implement a marketing campaign to help increase their sales in Ontario and grow their business.
Waterloo Region
West
Peel Sausage Inc.
The Recipient will receive up to $61,581.45 to purchase and install equipment to create new ready to eat products to diversify the product line and meet market demands for local foods.
Wellington County
West
Jewels Under The Kilt
The Recipient will receive up to $8,602.30 to hire a consultant to create a business plan to develop strategic priorities to scale the operation and support an exit strategy.
Wellington County
West

 


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