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2017 Capital Spending Survey: Foreign Investment Drives US Growth

by Kevin T. Higgins, Managing Editor, Food Processing, April 12, 2017

Instead of exporting finished goods, more non-U.S. food companies are...

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BIAs receive provincial recognition at 2017 BIA Conference

A Special Congratulations to the Eastern Ontario Winners:

Peterborough BIA for Pulse
(Special Events+ Promotions - Large)

Doug...

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Under Water Dining At Lock 21 Sells Out In Less Than 12 Hours

Media Release: March 28, 2017

[PETERBOROUGH, ON] Peterborough & the Kawarthas’ newest travel experience, Under Water Dining at Lock 21...

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Create Your Dream Job This Summer - Summer Company Now Accepting Applications

Summer Company is accepting applications to the program for 2017.

Summer Company is a youth entrepreneurship program that connects youth...

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New Twenty20 Pilot Program for Eastern Ontario Manufacturing Sector Investing ~ $1.4M in STEM and Technical Skilled Trades Job Creation

Northumberland, ON – (March 13, 2017) – The Northumberland Manufacturers’ Association (NMA) announced the launch of Twenty20, a new pilot program...

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Northumberland Manufacturers’ Association Receives Eastern Ontario Development Program Support

March 13th, 2017
Cobourg, Ontario

The Northumberland Manufacturers’ Association (NMA) will benefit from an investment announced today...

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Ontario pours $4.9M over 3 years into small cideries, distilleries

CBC News, Posted March 7, 2017

New provincial support program will help businesses hire more staff, buy more equipment

The Ontario...

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Cobourg’s Brandneu Foods Canada Inc. receives funding for kale chip automated processing system

By Karen Longwell, Northumberland News, March 3, 2017

COBOURG — A new automated processing system brings growth opportunities to a Cobourg...

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Peterborough Economic Development Announces Starter Company Plus

Media Release: March 5th 2017

[PETERBOROUGH, ON]: This afternoon, Peterborough Economic Development (PED) launched Starter Company Plus, a...

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Premier's Award for Agri-Food Innovation Excellence Application Deadline: April 28th!

Attention all area food and agri innovators!

The Premier's Award for Agri-Food Innovation Excellence is now open for applications. The...

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