Toronto – Ontario’s Workplace Safety and Insurance Board says that it is changing the way it calculates employer premium rates, adding that the process will be easier for employers to understand, and more accurately reflect the risks associated with operating their businesses.
Toronto – Only four per cent of Canadian diners are likely to download restaurant apps for individual restaurants they’ve visited, according to the Technology and Dining Out research survey from online restaurant reservation service OpenTable. Mobile Syrup reports. | READ MORE
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Windsor, Ont. – Armando's Pizza Takeout on Cabana Road in Windsor, Ont., was recently burglarized and management says it’s not so much what the thief took that's frustrating, it is the damage he left behind. CTV News Windsor reports. | READ MORE
Montreal – Montreal restaurant owner Stefano Faita has joined forces with Sobeys to offer a line of four Italian tomato sauces under the banner Stefano Sauces.
Ottawa – Canada is not doing well compared with other high-income countries at providing nutritious food to children, say food security advocates and parents calling for a national school food program. CBC News reports. | READ MORE
Laval, Que. – Salamina is celebrating 40 years in business in the Canadian restaurant industry. The Laval, Que.-based company, which supplies meat toppings and sauces, is focused on steady growth and the manufacture of quality products.
Edmonton – The first no-tipping restaurant in Edmonton has dropped the policy it adopted a year ago, and is now letting customers leave gratuities to servers. CBC News reports. | READ MORE
Ottawa – Canada's economy had its best start to a calendar year since 2002, and Canadian consumers, reassured by a strong job market and better wages, are spending more, Statistics Canada said. The Toronto Star reports. | READ MORE
Toronto – Heritage Parts Canada, a provider of replacement parts for commercial kitchen equipment, has launched an eCommerce website developed specifically for the Canadian foodservice industry.
Richmond, B.C. – Boston Pizza has launched an entirely new brand personality and strategy that will affect its marketing and restaurants nationwide.
Hamilton, Ont. – Research originating at McMaster University suggests a diet that includes a moderate intake of fat and fruits and vegetables, and avoidance of high carbohydrates, is associated with lower risk of death.
Toronto – World-renowned chef and reality TV star Susur Lee has told his employees he has changed a system at his restaurants that illegally forced them to hand over a portion of their tips to pay for common mistakes, and he has promised to reimburse staff after workers at his eateries blasted the policy. CBC News reports. | READ MORE
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