Starting a Food Business?

Image: Courtesy of Souper Did you see the news recently about a 20 year old getting funding for his startup from General Mills? Daniel Katz created a protein packed snack brand and General Mills liked Read More …

How To Attract Millennials

Almost half the workforce will be Millennials or Gen Y by 2020 and combined, this generation have the largest spending power.  If you take a look at your current workforce, how many millennials are on Read More …

Planning on Becoming a Rock Star Chef?

Featured Image: Photography by Rick O’Brien Its been said that chefs are the new Rock Stars.  Huge personalities in this space like Gordon Ramsay, Anthony Bourdain and Giada De Laurentiis make it impossible for food lovers with Read More …

Jumpstart Your Career in Food & Beverage

Food and Beverage Ontario (FBO), through the Taste Your Future Program, is engaging young people to think of the food and beverage processing sector as an exciting sector for employment. The bursary contest celebrates the Read More …

I’m graduating with BSc Nutrition & Dietetics, what are my options in the Food & Beverage Industry?

Hello Team FoodGrads! I’m currently at Brescia University College and will graduate with BSc Nutrition and Dietetics. Most of my peers are looking to pursue careers in the Healthcare Industry, I’m wondering with this degree Read More …

The Reason Small Companies Work For Grads!

Should you be looking at large companies with hundreds of employees and a well known brand or are there benefits to working at a smaller organization when you’ve just graduated? Last year we published an Read More …

Explaining Co-ops, Internships (& Mini-Internships)

There are a lot of ideas about what the terms co-op and internship mean. I asked Lauren Starr from Western University to explain.  Here’s an over view of what Lauren has learned in her her Read More …

I’m taking Biology, what are my options in the Food Industry…..

Hey Team FoodGrads! I’m currently studying biology at Ryerson University. I’ve  wanted to go into food science but I am not able to attend any school’s offering the program. Is it still possible for me Read More …