CANADIAN GOVERNMENT: RESOURCES FOR CANADIAN BUSINESSES DURING COVID-19

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 info@mrfa.mb.ca or 204-783-9955 with any questions or concerns you may have.

CONTRIBUTOR POST: Sculpture Hospitality’s How to Protect Your Kegs and Other Closing Tips during COVID-19

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 […]

CONTRIBUTOR POST: Jani King Guide to Social Distancing, Self-Isolation, and Flattening the Curve

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 […]

Manitoba Government: Information for Workplaces & Employees

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.

CONTRIBUTER POST: Federated Insurance Guide and Resources for Businesses

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 […]

LIMITING SERVICES OR CLOSING YOUR RESTAURANT DURING COVID-19 PANDEMIC

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 […]

STATE OF EMERGENCY ANNOUNCED IN MANITOBA: WHAT RESTAURANTS NEED TO KNOW

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 […]

PRESS RELEASE – MANITOBA RESTAURANT AND FOODSERVICES ASSOCIATION RECOMMENDATIONS ON THE STATUS OF THE RESTAURANT INDUSTRY IN LIGHT OF COVID-19 VIRUS EPIDEMIC

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 […]