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DentsuBos Montreal takes Japan’s Ajinomoto global

The creative agency created the food company’s first global marketing effort after picking up the local assignment.

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Neal Brothers and Up Cannabis to launch co-branded edibles company

The food company and cannabis brand team up to develop and market infused products.

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New Product Spotlight: Halo Top launches holiday flavour

Plus, a Toronto craft brewer eyes the cannabis category.

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Unilever invites customers to label their own Baby Dove products

The brand launches a personalized, direct-to-consumer initiative for the holidays.

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Partnerships take Hellmann’s CSR work to the next level

The Unilever brand is learning to tap and collaborate with industry experts and companies to further its cause.

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Food and beverage companies largely compliant with self-regulation

Ad Standards’ 2017 audit finds participants in the Children’s Food and Beverage Advertising Initiative showed “excellent compliance.”

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SodaStream’s holiday spot backs sustainable message

The brand launches a Canadian ad stemming from a global campaign targeting waste from single-use plastics.

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P&G announces organizational restructuring

The CPG giant is streamlining into six business units with dedicated control over all functions of its brands.

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Digital AOY Gold: FCB Canada as early tech adopter

The repeat Gold winner has fully transformed into a digital-first shop.

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Parmalat to acquire Kraft Heinz cheese brands

The deal, expected to close next year, includes the sale of Cracker Barrel, P’tit Quebec and Amooza.

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The New Establishment: Aidan Shankman brings Tim’s to life in the grocery aisle

Tim Hortons’ 27-year-old senior manager of marketing operations was key to bringing the QSR brand to the grocery space.

Orville

Orville Redenbacher brings heritage message to ready-to-eat

The Conagra brand’s latest campaign takes certain cues from recent work in the microwave category.

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Advil shows brute strength of new formulation

The Pfizer brand taps the power of bodybuilders to communicate the strength of Advil Cold, Sinus & Flu Extra Strength.

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Kids see thousands of social ads for unhealthy food every year: study

The report from Heart & Stroke comes as Bill S-228 awaits final approval.

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Check it Out: Dairyland turns milk cartons into dioramas

The Saputo brand worked with Cossette Vancouver on OOH ads evoking fond memories of milk.