Food Science Jobs in a Budding Industry

From whole foods to organic and gluten-free, consumer preference is forever evolving, catalysed by research in food science. Nowadays, one particular bioactive molecule is generating a lot of ‘buzz’. Read More …

Government Funding for Food Businesses: Planning for Success

Accessing government grants and loans is not an easy process, but it can be made easier and more beneficial by using funding strategies. These strategies, or ‘approaches’ can be used throughout the government funding process, Read More …

An Inspiring Tale of a Food Business That Lives It’s Values

When a production worker at savoury snack factory Calbee UK in Deeside, north Wales, heard that a café serving supermarket surplus food was opening in nearby Buckley, she was keen to get involved. But she Read More …

Government Funding for Food Businesses: Part 1 – Understanding Grants and Loans

Accessing government funding programs can be intimidating for leaders in the food industry that are unfamiliar with the process. Understanding the types of funding available, how it’s distributed from the funding body to recipients, and Read More …

Job Hopping is a Great Idea!

A decade of recruitment in the Food & Beverage industry qualifies me to say that if you have less than a year maybe two of employment at one company–employers see a red flag. Work experience and education Read More …

Innovating Food with Post-Secondary Institutions

Innovation is critical to the long-term success of food businesses. Whether it’s developing a new disease-resistant strain of crop, modifying product ingredients, or redesigning packaging, consistently innovating products or processes will help to remain competitive Read More …

How I Became A Campus Ambassador For The Food Industry!

Last Tuesday night, I attended the Food Science Club meeting at the University Guelph. As part of the Food Science Student council, I’m at every meeting anyway, but this night was a little more special. Read More …

Top 6 Reasons to Hire a Recent Graduate in the Food & Beverage Industry

My time in university, looking back now, were the most enjoyable years of my life. The increased challenge of my studies combined with a significantly amplified social life led to rapid changes that made me Read More …