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Collingwood mac and cheese company sets sights on U.S.

From Simcoe.com

Already selling successfully in Canada, Collingwood’s Chickapea Pasta is set to launch its new product line, organic chickpea lentil mac and cheese in the U.S. “We’re so excited to bring Chickapea Mac and Cheese to market,” says Shelby Taylor, founder…

Arlene Dickinson: Canada already has 161 trade commissioners around the world

From Food in Canada

Arlene Dickinson, managing director at District Ventures Capital, joins BNN’s Catherine Murray for a look at Ottawa’s plans to set up an agency to attract foreign investment into Canada and how Alberta’s startup economy has been experiencing a surge in…

Food in Canada – Industry Insider

From Food in Canada

Shelby Taylor didn’t have a background in food processing when she first entered the industry, but she did run a health food store. With her knowledge of nutrition, and from speaking with her customers, Taylor had almost a bird’s eye…

Starting rocket ships to growth

From Food in Canada

Thinking unconventionally about your product lines, categories and approach, can yield stratospheric growth. There have been some incredible examples in recent years in which new food processing businesses have been propelled into the stratosphere, due to “unconventional thinking” in what…

Georgian College partners with city to boost food entrepreneurship

From Macleans

Chickpea pasta

Paris, New York . . . Barrie? With help, food businesses are popping up all over the region Alison Myers December 22, 2016 Chickpea pasta. (Earth To Kids inc./Chickapea Pasta) When you think of food culture and innovation in Canada,…

The easiest way to give back to your community this Thanksgiving

From The Marilyn Denis Show

Giving back in the form of wholesome food is one of the easist and most important things you can do for your comminuty. And it’s also the mission at Miranda Malisani‘s Eat It Forward. She believes that you must eat to survive, but Eat…

Tasty and Healthy School Lunches with Chickapea Pasta!

From Simcoe.com

Simcoe.com highlights Chickapea Pasta as a healthy lunch idea for your kids. Perfect for back to school!

14 Ways You Can Rule Back To School

From EcoParent Magazine

It’s time for back to school shopping! Get the kids excited with these fun, functional and super-green school essentials, guaranteed to rise to whatever challenge your kids throw at them!   Milkdot’s Stöh Lunch Bag Minimalist and fashion forward, Milkdot’s Stöh insulated lunch bag boasts a ton of…

Investment will help pasta brand go global

From Food in Canada

Calgary – District Ventures Capital, a venture capital fund established by entrepreneur and Dragons’ Den star Arlene Dickinson, has invested in Collingwood, Ont.-based Chickapea Pasta. Chickapea founder and CEO Shelby Taylor was part of the first cohort program at District…

Canadian Investor Bets on Pulse-Centric Pasta, Chickapea

From Project NOSH

Canadian pasta brand Chickapea is looking to grow in the U.S. after boiling up a new investment. The chickpea-based pasta company announced it had closed a round of funding with District Ventures Capital, a venture fund backed by Canadian food…