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

Posted: March 30, 2020

Guidance for Employers of Temporary Foreign Workers Regarding COVID-19

The Public Health Agency of Canada posted some guidance over the weekend, including info on PPE-masks, gloves…etc. Follow this link

Canadian Supply Chain Food Safety Coalition Update:  2020-03-29 Food Safety Update 3


Posted: March 27, 2020

List of hard-surface disinfectants for use against coronavirus

Ontario Enabling Financial Relief for Businesses

Canada’s Covid-19 Economic Response Plan

Essential Services Declaration for Food Industry Essential to Maintain BC’s Food Supply Chain | Click for direct information on the BC Government’s Essential Service Announcement | Link to Food & Beverage Manufacturing Stats in BC

75% Wage Subsidy for Businesses

US FDA grants Nutrition Labelling Flexibility in response to COVID-19 Pandemic US fda-nutrition-labeling-flexibility-


Posted: March 26, 2020

Ontario Enabling Financial Relief for Businesses


Posted: March 25, 2020


Posted: March 24, 2020

Ontario has released its list of essential services – essential services 


Posted: March 23, 2020

ABA Webinar: Food Safety and COVID-19: What You Need to Know – a presentation from the Acheson Group  | ABA-Webinar-Food-Safety-and-COVID-19-What-You-Need-To-Know-March-23-2020