Participate in Dine Manitoba Guide Book & Drive Traffic to Your Restaurant

The MRFA has partnered with The Dream Factory and Community Safety Net to produce a coupon guidebook for Manitoba restaurants called Dine Manitoba. Your restaurant can support a great cause and drive traffic back to your establishment by participating for FREE! About the Dine Manitoba book program: Will include promotions and discounts from local restaurants It’s […]

LETTER FROM EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR SHAUN JEFFREY IN JUNE NEWSLETTER

Dear members and non-member food service industry professionals,   So many of you during this tough time have asked me to elaborate on what a new normal will look like and how will we survive. The answer is… well, there is no answer.   These are unprecedented times and the future is unclear, especially when […]

CONFUSED ABOUT CURRENT HEALTH ORDERS? VIEW THE OFFICIAL ORDERS DOCUMENT

PLEASE NOTE: The Health Orders introduced in Phase Three are still applicable under Phase Four for restaurants/food service establishments, as these orders were not updated under Phase Four’s Health Orders. This document is still current. To view a list of all Health Orders, visit https://www.gov.mb.ca/covid19/protection/soe.html.   We have received lots of feedback recently from members […]

PROVINCE INTRODUCES BAN ON COMMERCIAL EVICTIONS DURING COVID-19 PANDEMIC

Commitment to Protect Businesses and Increase Uptake in Federal-Provincial Rent Assist Program Drives Temporary Measure: Fielding The Manitoba government is committed to protecting businesses during the COVID-19 pandemic by introducing a temporary ban on commercial evictions as part of an effort to drive increased participation in the federal-provincial cost-shared Canadian Emergency Commercial Rent Assistance (CECRA) […]

IDEAL POS HAS CONTACTLESS PAYMENT OPTIONS

Associate member Ideal POS has the solutions your business needs for contactless payments, which is especially necessary during a pandemic. Ideal POS works closely with App8 and ReadytoPay. To learn more, check out their App8 brochure and ReadytoPay brochure, or visit their website at https://www.idealpos.ca/.

RECENT PROGRAMS ANNOUNCED BY THE PROVINCE OF MANITOBA TO HELP EMPLOYERS GET MORE EMPLOYEES BACK TO WORK

Over the last several days, the Province of Manitoba has announced a couple of new programs to help employers get employees back in the workplace, and to encourage employees to return to work. To read more about the Province’s Job Restart Program, which will pay workers up to $2000 to return to work, click here. […]

MANITOBA HEALTH ANSWERS OUR QUESTIONS FOR PHASE THREE

PLEASE NOTE: Phase Three guidelines are still applicable under Phase Four for restaurants/food service establishments, as these guidelines were not updated under Phase Four’s Health Orders.   When Phase Three of Manitoba’s Roadmap for Recovery was announced, the MRFA contacted Manitoba Health for further clarification on some guidelines. Manitoba Health provided us with some answers […]

PROMOFLEX HAS SIGNAGE & MORE FOR YOUR BUSINESS DURING COVID19

A Letter from Associate Member Promoflex:   Hi to all the restaurant owners, I hope all is well and getting ready for a big summer nevertheless    At Promoflex, 100% Canadian company, we have been manufacturing a large array of printed display products for over 50 years. Our mandate is to create a reassuring and […]

ARNOTT + ASSOCIATES CAN HELP YOU REDESIGN YOUR RESTAURANT FOR A POST COVID WORLD

Associate member Arnott + Associates specialize in restaurant re-designs and are currently focused on designing spaces that are flexible and meet the needs of a post Covid-19 world. To learn more about them, check out this brochure or contact: Leah Arnott B.I.D P.I.D.I.M. I.D.C. ARNOTT + ASSOCIATES 401-115 Bannatyne Ave Winnipeg, Manitoba 943.8844 fax 943-3133 […]

VLT NETWORK TO REOPEN JUNE 22

MBLL has announced that VLTs will reopen this Monday after being closed during much of the COVID-19 pandemic. For more information, view the letter from MBLL at this link: https://mcusercontent.com/c54deeaaa8a7fc5854669f600/files/c68d838e-eac8-4408-88e2-10153b3a9e31/VL_REOPEN.pdf Or visit https://www.mbllpartners.ca/corporate/vlt-siteholders.