State Regional Trade Group – Canadian Buyer Missions to the USA
January 01 - June 30
Details (Trade & Industry)

Through out the year, the State Regional Trade Groups; Food Export Midwest, Food Export Northeast USA (Food Export), Southern United States Trade Association (SUSTA) , and the Western United States Agricultural Association (WUSATA) are recruiting established and qualified Canadian food brokers, importers, distributors and grocery retailers to attend and meet with U.S. food companies at major national food shows in the U.S.

For those interested, please contact:

Food Export Midwest and Northeast USA: Kathy Boyce,
SUSTA Canadian Representative: Alison George,
WUSATA Representative: Janet Kenefsky,


U.S. Specialty Food Firms Visit Toronto
September 07 - 08
Details (Trade & Industry)

The specialty food firms from across the United States will be visiting Toronto on Thursday, September 7th.  All of these firms are either looking to partner with a food broker/importer/distributor or to sell directly to a regional retailer. A number of them have exhibited either at the Fancy Food Show in New York or the Natural Products Show in California and are now looking to get into the Canadian market.  To set up an appointment with any of these firms contact Kathy Boyce at

Acme Smoked Fish Company – smoked salmon products
Angel Bake – non-GMO macaron mix for baking
Barnone – goat whey protein bars
Boyajlan Inc. – non-GMO/natural olive oils,vinegars, and vinaigrettes
A Cajun Life – all natural seasonings/GF/no MSG
Cal Ranch Food – seafood & direct fruits nuts
Cherokee Trading Inc. – fresh turkey and poultry products
Cleveland Kraut – natural & probiotic line of fermented sauerkrauts
Dave’s Sweet Tooth – artisan chocolate coated toffee
Detroit Friends Potato Chips – artisan chips
Don’t Go Nuts – organic/non-GMO/GF/Kosher certified snack bars
Ethel’s – non-GMO & GF dessert bars
Herkner Farms – GF/Kosher certified fruit toppings
Karmalize Me – premium quality USDA organic/non-GMO Kosher & premium nut butters.
Long Road Distillers – Scandinavian inspired dry spirits
Makomas – beverage made of premium organic fruits
Northwest Hazelnut Company – whole, dices, sliced, meal, and paste hazelnuts
Old World Almonds – Bavarian style roasted nuts
Paleo Powder  Seasonings – clean seasoning blends/MSG free/GF/Paleo & Whole30 approved
Phillips Farms – IQF specialty mushrooms
Select Food Products – frozen breakfast sandwiches/frittata wraps/snacks
Olympia Provisions – charcuterie products ( with antibiotic-free pork)
Vienna Beef – beef franks


This annual U.S. trade mission of specialty food firms is an annual event for the last five years.  This year’s mission is supported by
Food Export Midwest
Food Export Northeast