BAC remains engaged with government officials and industry partners collecting information and sharing with members to ensure our industry continues to operate in this new normal. To all our members, artisans, individual, corporate and retail bakeries, to suppliers of ingredients, of equipment and others, from coast to coast, and to the dedicated employees who continue to put bread on the table of Canadians – BAC thanks you for helping to maintain Canada’s food security during this COVID-19 crisis.

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Updates

June 2020 Updates

Posted: June 4

The Ontario government has created a new directory to help with sourcing personal protective equipment (PPE). Review sector-specific guidelines to identify PPE and supplies to keep your employees and customers safe. Supplies are in high demand and the needs of frontline health care workers and first responders will continue to be prioritized.
Access the list of companies that sell PPE and other supplies to keep your employees and customers safe from COVID-19 from the Workplace PPE Directory.

Hire a University of Guelph Co-op for the Summer or Fall – Interested in hiring a co-op student for the summer, fall or both? University of Guelph students can work remotely, and the Student Work Placement Program (SWPP) funding opportunities has temporarily become more flexible during the COVID-19 pandemic. Post your job today and our Employment Services team can arrange your virtual interviews. Learn more about University of Guelph’s Co-op Program, how to post jobs and the different funding opportunities offered


For May 2020 Updates [click here]

For April 2020 Updates [click here]

For March 2020 Updates [click here]