Agrifoods Cooperative’s family of brands (Meadowfresh, Rolling Meadow, Organic Meadow, Scardillo Cheese, a2 Milk, and Happy Planet) are joining together to contribute $100,000 to BC Dairy Association towards flood relief support for those that have been impacted by this catastrophic event. In addition, Agrifoods is offering to match up to $50,000 for contributions made from its Cooperative members and employees through United Way’s United for BC Flood Response Fund.
One of the world’s top producers, Canada could cash in on the oat boom if it picks up the pace. Wallace Espresso’s weekly order of oat milk is starting to rival what it receives in cow’s milk. The small chain of coffee shops in downtown Toronto brings in as many as 21 cases — 252 litres — of oat milk per week. That’s far more than any other milk substitute and about half the company’s weekly supply of whole milk.
A new clinical study conducted by Dr. Dennis Savaiano, Professor of Nutrition at Indiana’s Purdue University Meredith, indicates that some people who suffer stomach discomfort after drinking conventional milk may have significantly reduced symptoms if they consume milk that contains only the A2 beta casein protein type and is A1 protein free.
Organic Meadow Limited Partnership (“Organic Meadow”), has partnered with global sustainability leader, Loop, and officially launched on the platform this week. Loop is a state-of-the-art reuse shopping platform and home delivery system, designed to eliminate waste by offering consumers their favourite household products in reusable, refillable, zero-waste packaging formats.
Agrifoods Cooperative (Agrifoods) has entered into an exclusive licensing agreement with The a2 Milk Company (a2MC) for a2 Milk® brand milks in Canada. a2 Milk® is a registered trademark of, and brand of A1 protein-free milk from a2MC, a global organization with proven success in growing the dairy industries in the markets in which it operates including Australia where it has now achieved over 11% market share.
Can “a little act of happy bring us together?” Happy Planet, the juice and smoothie division of plant-based dairy alternative company Earth’s Own, is trying to prove that it does in a digital campaign focusing on the good that comes from supporting ethically sourced “superfoods.”
Pioneering plant-based beverage company, Earth’s Own, re-emerged today onto the market with a new design, simplified product line and a rallying call to join the plant-based revolution. Through this fresh re-brand and new eye-catching packaging, the Canadian-based company is educating the nation about the positive impact a plant-based lifestyle has on both the planet and people, and aims to ignite a movement change at a time when nearly half of Canadians want to incorporate more plant-based foods into their diets.
GreenSpace Brands Inc. and Agrifoods International Cooperative Ltd. are pleased to announce the sale by Greenspace of the Rolling Meadow Dairy brand and business (excluding the egg business) to Agrifoods’ subsidiary; Organic Meadow Limited Partnership. This sale further cements Agrifoods’ place in the Canadian dairy industry as it brings Canada’s strongest brand in the grass fed dairy industry into Agrifoods’ family of brands, complementing Organic Meadow, a leading brand in the Canadian organic dairy industry.