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Import Regulations and Submission

There are several steps that a company must take in order to import food and beverages into Canada and as an importer it’s your responsibility to make sure the food you import is safe and that it meets Canadian requirements.  The following relate to food and beverage imports:

  1. Food requirements

    • General Food Safety
    • Standards, Grades, Net Quantity and Labelling
    • Food and Drug Regulations, may apply
    • Health of Animals Regulations, may apply
    • Plant Protection Regulations, may apply.
    • Import and other government regulations
  1. Procedure Requirements

    • Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) requirements
  1. Importer requirements

    • Preventive Control Plan
    • Recall and Complaints Procedures
    • Import licence
    • Business number
    • Ensure imported food is prepared under similar conditions as food prepared in Canada
  1. Assist in the application process for Canada Trade Incentive Programs , where applicable.

The Weiss Choice Group can walk you through the entire process and connect you with the right people to make sure your import submission is compliant, the first time around.

Trade Show Services

Trade shows present the unique opportunity to build face-to-face connections, drawing from a targeted audience of decision makers and professionals within your industry.

While trade shows can be a significant investment, there are a multitude of benefits that can boost your brand presence, increase sales and establish customer loyalty. They are a good way of building your brand and raising awareness with potential customers.

Canada offers several Food and Beverage Trade Shows and the top ten are held in Ontario.

The Weiss Choice Group has several years of planning and participating in sector specific trade shows and knows the process to get you there.  And we will be with you every step of the way.

Contact kweiss@weisschoicegroup.com or call 1-289-928-3110 to help plan your import strategy into the Canada market.