Grocery prices

Progress being made to stabilize food prices in Canada falling on skeptical ears

Progress being made to stabilize food prices in Canada falling on skeptical ears

Feb 29, 2024 | 5:05pm
Canada’s industry minister was defending the government’s actions on trying to force the country’s big grocers to help stabilize food prices.   The Commons Ag Committee is almost done studying the issue for a second time, and on Tuesday Francois Philip Champagne spent an hour trying to convince the committee, progress is being made. “This is […]
Feds to Announce Initial Commitments from Grocers to Stabilize Prices Today

Feds to Announce Initial Commitments from Grocers to Stabilize Prices Today

Oct 5, 2023 | 8:23am
Industry Minister François-Philippe Champagne says he is ready to announce the initial commitments he has secured from grocers to stabilize food prices. The Liberal government last month called on Canada’s major grocers to present a plan to stabilize prices by Thanksgiving, or face consequences. Champagne told a conference hosted by the Competition Bureau in Ottawa […]