More Flexibility Would Benefit Employers and Employees: Fielding The Manitoba government is adding a temporary exception to employment standards regulations to give employers more time to recall employees laid off as a result of COVID-19, Finance Minister Scott Fielding announced today. “The sudden economic impacts of COVID-19 are significant and we are addressing concerns we’ve […]
Engaging Manitoba Industry to Bolster Province’s Long-Term Supply: Friesen The province is reaching out to businesses and their employees for products and supplies to help efforts in the fight against COVID-19, Health, Seniors and Active Living Minister Cameron Friesen announced today. “The Manitoba government is working to contain and reduce the impact of COVID-19, and […]
The Federal Government has produced a webpage aimed at helping Canadian businesses navigate this unprecedented time during the COVID-19 crisis. Please view https://www.canada.ca/en/services/business/maintaingrowimprovebusiness/resources-for-canadian-businesses.html for more information. As always, please feel free to reach out to the MRFA at firstname.lastname@example.org or 204-783-9955 with any questions or concerns you may have.
SUBMITTED BY MRFA ASSOCIATE MEMBER FRANK VAN DER KOON AND SCULPTURE HOSPITALITY. Sculpture Hospitality has produced a guide with recommendations on how to protect your kegs and draft system during a time when many establishments are closing . Please visit https://blog.sculpturehospitality.com/blog/protect-your-kegs-during-covid-19-shutdowns, and https://blog.sculpturehospitality.com/blog/preparing-your-bar-or-restaurant-for-covid-19-shutdown. Submitted by: Frank VanDerKroon Regional Director of MB/NW Ontario/Netherlands & Franchisee of […]
SUBMITTED BY MRFA ASSOCIATE MEMBER WILLIAM COLE AND JANI KING. Social distancing. Self-isolation. Flattening the curve. These terms are being mentioned a lot in the media. Educating yourself on what they mean is vital for your health and the health of others. With so much information available, it can be difficult to know what […]
The Manitoba Government has shared with the MRFA a link to their webpage which has various resources for workplaces and employees. Please visit https://manitoba.ca/covid19/infomanitobans/workplaces.html#collapse3. As always, please feel free to contact the MRFA with any questions or concerns you may have.
SUBMITTED TO THE MRFA BY ASSOCIATE MEMBER WAYNE BUDGE AND FEDERATED INSURANCE The spread of COVID-19 is impacting Canadian businesses of all sizes. At Federated Insurance, we’re here to help you and your members during this difficult time. We know that businesses face many challenges during a crisis and understanding insurance coverage may be a […]
The MRFA is dedicated to keeping our members informed during this time. Stay tuned to your inboxes as we will provide information as it becomes available, and as always, feel free to reach out to us with any questions or concerns you have and we will do our best to aid you. We can be […]
The Manitoba government is declaring a provincewide state of emergency under The Emergency Measures Act to protect the health and safety of all Manitobans and reduce the spread of COVID-19, Premier Brian Pallister announced today. As part of this announcement, the following applies to restaurants: Limiting hospitality premises where food or alcohol is served or any […]
Winnipeg,MB–The Manitoba Restaurant and Foodservices Association (MRFA) is strongly encouraging the public to utilize delivery, take-out and take & bake options in light of recent proactive closures of Manitoba restaurants due to the Covid-19 virus mitigation strategy and ensure post virus industry viability. Manitoba restaurants are among the first in Canada to adopt widespread self-closing […]