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Manitoba, Canada Co-Packers to Make and Package Your Food Product: Jams, Salsa, Sauces, Pickles, Cookies, Pies, cakes, whatever!
Manitoba, Canada Co-Packers: Want to Sell Your Salsa, Preserves,
Jams, Etc.? Learn About Using A CoPacker to Prepare It!
If you want to make and sell your home-made preserves, salsa,
spaghetti sauce, applesauce, apple butter, jams, jellies, or whatever,
you will need a licensed kitchen to prepare and can the food. That's fine for relatively small quantities, and if there is a licensed kitchen to rent
nearby at a good cost. See this page for shared use kitchens in Manitoba, Canada. But it may be less expensive (and less risky)
for your new business to use a CoPacker to prepare their food, according
to you recipe and process.
What is a Co-Packer?
Co-packers manufacture and package foods for other companies to sell.
These products range from nationally-known brands to private labels.
Entrepreneurs choose to use the services of copackers for many reasons.
Copackers can provide entrepreneurs with a variety of services in
addition to manufacturing and packaging products. They can often
help in the formulation of the product. The copacker may function
only as a packer of other people's products or may be in business with
his own product line. They may be, in fact, manufacturing several
competing products. The range of services available from a
copacker will vary depending on the size and experience of the copacker
and the type of facilities and the capacity of their plant.
Choosing a Co-Packer
You will want to choose a co-packer who has experience making the type of product and packaging that you
need. You may also want to choose a co-packer that is located close to you or your source materials and/or
market or distribution centers to reduce costs.
See this page for much, much more about co-packers, like advantages,
disadvantages and how to choose a copacker.
The following list consists of companies in Manitoba, Canada that have co-packing
capabilities. This list is neither all-inclusive, nor is it meant to
serve as an endorsement.
If you are a co-packer wishing to be added to this list,
add your information here.
Manitoba, Canada Co-Packers
- Adagio Acres - Uncooked Grains, Gluten Free, organic grain milling
Box 718, Lundar, MB R0C 1Y0. Phone: 204-762-5892. Email: [email protected].
Packaging capabilities: Heat sealed flexible pouches
- Canadian Copacking Group - Uncooked Grains, Baked Goods and Confectionary, Copacking Services, Automation
90 de Baets Street, Winnipeg, MB, R2J 3S9. Phone:
(204) 406-8128. Email: [email protected]. Food & Health Safety Products. One Stop Service ;
Fully Integrated ; Working for You. Serving Manitoba, Saskatchewan and Alberta
Copacking services include warehouse logistics, storage,
quality management, food safety, tracking and traceability, and order fulfilment. Dry filling and liquid filling, capping, labelling, sealing,
product inspection and traceability, coding and marking, case packing, palletizing, order fulfillment, raw materials storage, finished goods
storage and warehouse logistics, semi-automatic systems for smaller runs.
Packaging capabilities: Stand up pouch, flexible packaging, pillow pouch,
rigid container (bottles, jars and cups), caps and labels, cases and trays, pallets and totes.
No minimum runs, hours of operation may vary.
- Canadian Gold Beverages - Beverages
45137 Highway 210, Marchand, MB R0A 0Z0. Phone:
204-424-5479. Email: [email protected] or [email protected].
Specialty: Co-packing of bottled water,
sparkling mineral water, soft drinks and specialty beverages.
Certifications: Inspected by Manitoba Agriculture and CFIA, HACCP
capabilities: P.E.T. bottles, glass bottles
Minimum run of 1 pallet per SKU
- Cavalier Candies - Baked Goods and Confectionary
185 Bannatyne Avenue, Winnipeg, MB R3B 0R4. Phone:
204-957-8777, extension 22. Email: [email protected].
Specializes in: private label sugar confectionary manufacturer
Certifications: Kosher, SQF Level 2, HACCP. Packaging capabilities: bagging, boxes, gable boxes, trays, allergy free facility.
- Creative Food Products - Baked Goods and
35 Winfield Way, Winnipeg MB, R2R 1V8. Phone: 204-694-9390. Email: [email protected].
Specialty: Able to make frozen pizza crust, pre-baked pizza crust, pizza dough balls, pastries, croissants
Certifications: SFCA License
Packaging capabilities: poly bag, wholesale cases, shrink wrap
minimum runs vary based on product.
- DeRuyck's Top of the Hill Farm - Uncooked Grains, organic grains, flours and flakes
Box 153, Treherne, MB R0G 2V0. Phone:
204-526-2066. Email: [email protected].
Certifications: Organic, Manitoba Health.
Packaging capabilities: seed cleaning, de-hulling, milling, flaking, bagging; small paper bags, small plastic bags, plastic grain bags and plastic totes.
- Eautopia Biological Technology - Beverages
57 - 59 Airport Road, Winnipeg, MB R3H 0V5. Phone: 204-505-9000 or
431-777-5598. Email: [email protected] .
Specialty: Producing and filling non-carbonated spring water, RO water, beverages
and alcoholic beverages with PET bottles.
UHT pasteurization of beverages before filling bottles.
Certifications: CFIA, FDC, HACCP
Packaging capabilities: PET bottles for 355 ml or 500 ml
20,000 litre minimum run
- Floating Leaf Fine Foods - Uncooked Grains, wild rice
GRP 525, RR5 Box 31, Winnipeg, MB R2C 2Z2. Phone: (cellular)
204-791-6639; (office) 204-989-7696. Email: [email protected].
Certifications: BRC, Kosher COR, Non GMP
Verified, Organic OPAM
Packaging capabilities: pack remade pouches, boxes or bulk totes and blending dry goods to flour
gluten and allergy
free facility, and RBC standards to all co-packing and private label jobs.
- GORP Energy Bars and Mixes - Dry Mixes and Bars
1683 P.R. 311, Niverville, MB R0A 1E0. Phone: 855-328-4677.
Email: [email protected].
Specialty: Packaging applications suitable for horizontal form fill packaging machine, contract production
of products that can be rolled into forms, dry ingredient blending.
Certifications: HACCP, NSF Food Safety System
Horizontal Form Fill
2000 units minimum run
- Harvest Bakery and Deli - Baked Goods and Confectionary
1857 - A Grant
Avenue, Winnipeg, MB R3N 1Z2. Phone: 204-489-1086, Extension 102. Email:
[email protected]. Specialty: Baked fresh, par baked, frozen breads, buns, pastries
Certifications held: Manitoba GMP/HACCP
Packaging capabilities: poly bag, wholesale cases, bulk retail, palletized case shipping, small retail vacuum sealing
production and packing
capabilities have room to scale up, location has on-site cake decoration and deli/kitchen for smaller scale sweets production, single main
production line so products would have to adhere to allergen rules.
- Notre Dame Creamery - Dairy, Co-processing and packing services for dairy
35 Provencher Street, Notre Dame-de-Lourdes, MB R0G 1M0. Phone: 204-248-2212.
Email: [email protected].
Specialty: Fluid milk, kefir, and butter. 6-head
bottling line, conventional butter churn and butter press.
Certifications: Federal dairy plant, organic
Packaging capabilities: Plastic jugs for
fluid milk and kefir (1,2 abd 4l), foil packaging for butter (1 lb and 25 kg boxes)
- Pitura Seed Farms Ltd - Uncooked Grains, cereals, pulses and oilseeds
40088 Road 3 East, Box 2, Domain, MB R0G 0M0. Phone: 204-736-2849.
Email: [email protected].
Certifications: Authorized importers through CFIA, Approved BSF
Packaging capabilities: Clean seed and package in bulk, totes and bags
Bulk seed establishment, select seed growers and processors.
- Prairie Flax Products - Uncooked Grains
1/2 mile East of Junction of HWY #1 and HWY #242, near Portage la Prairie, MB. Phone: (cellular) 204-856-3313; (office) 204-252-2940. Email: [email protected] . Specialty: All
co-packing is subject to Prairie Flax time schedules.
Certifications: Canadian Grain Commission HACCP, CFIA, Kosher
packaging whole grains/pulses or flour. Small retail packaging or larger packaging: 10 kg, 20 kg, 25 kg, 25 lb, 50 lb bags paper of poly-woven,
as well as totes 1000 kg max.
- Prairie West - Dairy, Co-packing services for ice cream. Minimum run 4000 litre batch sizes.
7-130 Omands Creek Blvd, Winnipeg, MB R2R 1V7. Phone: 204-633-7031. Email: [email protected].
Registered dairy plant with CFIA. British Retail Consortium (GFSI), peanut free facility
Packaging capabilities: Cardboard cartons, cardboard rounds,
plastic tubs. Various sizes: 100 ml, 500 ml, 1l, 2l, 4l and 11.4 l.
- Sweet C Bakery Inc - Baked Goods and Confectionary
1171 Kildare Avenue East - Unit B, Winnipeg, MB R2C 3R7. Phone:
204-291-6331. Email: [email protected].
Specialty: cookie production - run through an automated cookie depositor.
- The John Russell Honey Co - Co-packing liquid honey, creamed honey and blended honey. Co-packing services for regulated retail
markets and for personal, farm gate and farmers market sales.
128 Victoria Avenue West, Winnipeg, MB R2C 1S5. Phone: 204-612-2337.
Email: [email protected].
Certifications: SFC/CFIA inspected and licensed
Packaging capabilities: All legal
sizes, in all available styles of glass and plastic. Application of labels, nutritional labels and security labels.
Other details: A full
co-packing fees and services outline available by emailing [email protected].
- True North Foods - Meats, laughter/primal boxed beef, bison and elk, no
39079 PTH 13, Carman, MB R0G 0J0. Phone: 204-745-3068. Email: [email protected] .
Certifications: Federal Facility,
Packaging capabilities: vacuum packed and boxed
- W.H. Escott Company Ltd - Uncooked Grains
95 Ale95 Alexander Avenue, Winnipeg, MB R3B 2Y8. Phone: 204-942-5127.
Email: [email protected]. ecialty: dried pulse crops
Certifications: HAACP, Kosher (OU)
PackagPackaging capabilities: Three different style
machines that can pack from 200g to 10kg or larger. Can do pillow packs, pillow pack with zipper, square bottom and stand up pouch, box with
liner, Ldpe film, laminated boxes and burlap sack.
- Wild West Seasonings - Spices and Seasonings
48 Headingley Street, Headingley, MB R4H 0A8. Phone:
cellular 204-999-5001, office 204-992-2104. Email: [email protected].
Specialty: Bartlet form, fill and seal machine, pouch
filling machine and packaging machine for shaker bottles. Note: No blending is available.
Certifications: Food handling establishment
Packaging capabilities: roll stock, pouches and shaker bottles
If you still can't find a suitable co-packer for your product, see
co-packers in other areas of Canada here.
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