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As a member of CPMA, you benefit from programs and services that will help you sustain your business within the Canadian marketplace. Our valued members include major grower/shippers/packers, importer/exporters, brokers, wholesalers, retailers, fresh cuts and foodservice operators and distributors and more, covering all segments of the fresh produce industry. CPMA’s handbook, CPMA At A Glance provides an overview of CPMA’s activities within the fresh fruit and vegetable industry in Canada.

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Education Tools

Produce 101
    1. Looking for a comprehensive credential
      program to produce? 
      Register now for the Produce Basics.
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    1. Hear about the latest research, new industry trends, innovations in food science and other topics. Listen now.
  1. Learn through our dynamic webinars designed specifically for the fresh produce industry. View now.

Member Services

Member Directory
  1. Access the member directory and network with your peers.
    Search for a member or for a company.
    Expand your network and get connected!
Waste Efficiency Tool
  1. food_loss.pngFollow the steps contained in this online tool to improve organizational efficiencies, reduce food loss and waste and improve your bottom line. Login Now.
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Label Review Service
  1. CPMA members are entitled to use the Label Review Service free of charge twice per membership year. Learn more.
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Doing Business in Canada
  1. A guide to the procedures to prepare your company for the challenges that may arise when marketing fresh produce. Learn more.
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CPMA Safe Food For Canadian Regulations Guidance Document (Version 5)
  1. sfc.pngCPMA is pleased to provide you with a produce specific guidance document on the new Safe Food for Canadians legislation.
    Click here to access the latest version.
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CPMA SFCR Topic Updates
  1. sfc.pngCPMA will use the following chart to capture topic specific questions which we have posed to CFIA and FDA on behalf of members. Updates will be entered on a regular basis.
    Click here to view or download.
CFIA Licencing Tutorial
  1. This tutorial from CFIA is intended to familiarize applicants with the key steps in the Safe Food for Canadians licencing process and better understand the activities and food commodities that fit the needs for their business.
    Click here to download.

    Ce tutoriel vise à faire connaître aux demandeurs les étapes principales du processus d'obtention d'une licence délivrée aux termes du Règlement sur la salubrité des aliments au Canada et à permettre ces derniers de mieux comprendre les activités et les produits alimentaires répondant aux besoins de leur entreprise. Cliquez ici pour la version française.