PROVINCE ANNOUNCES EXTENSION TO GAP PROTECTION PROGRAM APPLICATION DEADLINE

LABOUR FORCE STATISTICS FOR JULY SHOW STEADY RETURN TO WORK ACTIVITY IN MANITOBA – – – Targeted Programs with a Focus on Getting Manitobans Back to Work and Getting Back to Their Lives: Pallister The latest economic indicators from Statistics Canada show an increase of 12,400 in Manitoba’s employment from June to July as Manitoba […]

HAVING TROUBLE NAVIGATING CURRENT HEALTH ORDERS & GUIDELINES? CONTACT US!

Friendly reminder to all our members: the MRFA team is here to help you navigate these difficult times. If you have any questions about how your restaurant must comply with current Health Orders, guidelines, recommendations, or other issues during the pandemic, we encourage you to reach out to us. We can help you find the […]

HAND SANITIZER RECALL NOTICE

There is a recall of some hand sanitizers in Canada that may pose health risks.   To learn more and view up to date information, please visit https://www.healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2020/73421a-eng.php   Please note that we have become aware that one of our associate members, 204 Vodka, has been included in this recall. We have removed their hand […]

QUASEP has PPE and Life After Covid Guide for Your Business

Associate member QUASEP has provided a list of their PPE supplies for sale as well as an informative guide on how to re-open and stay up and running during the pandemic. Check out both below!   (Click on the links to view the PDFs and see more info):   Life After COVID-19: Preparing For Your […]

ONIONS RECALLED DUE TO SALMONELLA

Red, yellow, white, and sweet yellow onions grown by Thomson International Inc. and imported from the USA recalled due to Salmonella   To learn more, please visit https://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/inspection/2020/73639r-eng.php?utm_medium=email&_hsmi=92491243&_hsenc=p2ANqtz-_mrPrt8_QEDiBgAkOxW7vyBmWqsopd_yL4fhpF-NKLnaFMUKqChvf_v5XnsVPNhKhUq74I-uB4I5eOh3D2wSdryBrONQ&utm_content=92491243&utm_source=hs_email for up to date information.

LETTER FROM THE EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR SHAUN JEFFREY IN JULY NEWSLETTER

Dear members and non-member food service industry professionals,   As Covid-19 has changed the demographic of the food service industry forever, we ask ourselves, ‘what will a fun night out with family and friends will look like in the future?’   These are unprecedented times and the future is unclear when it comes to our […]

PROVINCE RELEASES REVISED PHASE FOUR PLAN TO RESTART MANITOBA ECONOMY

Following public health advice and feedback from Manitobans, the province has adjusted plans for the fourth phase of the Restoring Safe Services roadmap as part of the #RestartMB program, Health, Seniors and Active Living Minister Cameron Friesen announced today. “As we move through this pandemic, our number one priority is to ensure the health and well-being of […]

PUBLIC FEEDBACK REQUESTED ON PHASE FOUR OF RESTORING SAFE SERVICES: MANITOBA’S PANDEMIC ECONOMIC RECOVERY ROADMAP

Additional Measures to Ease Public Health Measures Considered as Manitoba Continues to Restart Economy: Pallister As part of the #RestartMB program, the Manitoba government is seeking feedback from the public to further ease restrictions to public health orders as the province continues to restart the economy and plan for a strong economic recovery, Premier Brian […]

PROVINCE EXPANDS `BACK TO WORK’ WAGE SUBSIDY PROGRAM

#RestartMB Investments Will Get More Manitobans Back to Work: Pallister As part of #RestartMB, Manitoba’s roadmap to recovery, the Manitoba government is expanding its ‘Back to Work’ wage subsidy program and providing additional financial support for businesses to bring more Manitobans back, Premier Brian Pallister announced today. “Since the beginning of this pandemic, we knew […]

POSSIBLE SHORTAGE OF TONIC WATER

It has recently come to our attention that there are rumors of a shortage of tonic water. While we do not have any credible or concrete sources to confirm this at this time, we feel it is imperative to keep our members and the industry informed of this possibility. Should we be able to confirm […]