Food Prices Canada

Looks Like The Cauliflower Price Crisis Is Over

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 02.03.2016 | Canada Business

Cauliflower is selling for under $2 a head in many places, down from $7 or $8 a few weeks ago.

Follow These Tips To Save Money On Groceries

The Huffington Post Canada | Melissa Baker, MHSc, RD | Posted 02.02.2016 | Canada Living

Best-before dates are not your best friends.

5 Suddenly Expensive Foodstuffs, According To StatsCan

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.22.2016 | Canada Business

Bad news, fruit and veggie lovers.

Savings At The Pump Drowned Out By Soaring Food Prices: Experts

CP | Alexandra Posadzki, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.22.2016 | Canada Business

TORONTO — Canadians may be pocketing a little extra change at the gas pump and on their heating bills thanks to the plummeting price of crude, but e...

Sobey's: No Relief Just Yet On High Grocery Prices

CP | Ross Marowits, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.18.2016 | Canada Business

Falling loonie, drought in California will keep prices high.

Restaurants Rethink Menu As Cauliflower Prices Soar

CP | Aleksandra Sagan, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.20.2016 | Canada Business

Some restaurants are simply removing it from their menus.

Grocery Prices Are Giving Canadians Serious Sticker Shock

The Huffington Post Canada | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 01.14.2016 | Canada Business

"Holy mother ... the price of groceries in Canada."

Rising Meat, Veggie Prices Push Inflation Higher

CP Business | Posted 12.18.2015 | Canada Business

OTTAWA -- The country's annual inflation rate picked up the pace last month to hit 1.4 per cent -- moving it a little closer to the Bank of Canada's i...

Falling Loonie, Climate Change Mean Higher Food Bills Next Year

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.11.2015 | Canada Business

GUELPH, Ont. — A new report says the average household in Canada will spend $8,631 on groceries and restaurant meals next year, up by $345 because o...

Dairy Prices Could Fall Thanks To TPP (Except In One Province)

CP | Ross Marowits, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.05.2015 | Canada Business

MONTREAL — Canadian consumers outside Quebec could see lower dairy prices from a new massive trade deal signed Monday, says an industry observer. R...

Canadian Retail Prices Jump Most In Decade, And Worst Yet To Come

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 09.29.2015 | Canada Business

Retail prices are rising at their fastest rate in at least a decade and there will be more price pressure ahead thanks to a falling loonie, analysts s...

Canadians Are Eating Much Less Meat

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 09.16.2015 | Canada Business

Demand for meat is softening in Canada, thanks to rising prices, an aging population and changing demographics, says a new study from the Conference B...

Gas, Food, Housing Costs Up In Latest Inflation Data

CP | Craig Wong, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.17.2015 | Canada Business

Gas prices rose sharply for 2 straight months Meat up 6.6 per cent, overall food up 3.4 per cent Core rate at 2.3 per cent OTTAWA -- Th...

Restaurant Prices Set To Rise

CP National News | Michelle McQuigge, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.16.2015 | Canada Business

TORONTO — Canadians grown accustomed to paying more for their groceries shouldn't expect to find cheaper prices in the country's restaurants. Quart...

Do You Like Beef? Pray For Rain

CP | Ian Bickis, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.06.2015 | Canada Business

CALGARY - Beef prices continue to climb to new highs as dry conditions persist in Canada's cattle heartland.According to data released today by Statis...

Ouch: Here's What's Happened To The Price Of A Canada Day BBQ

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 06.28.2015 | Canada Business

If you’ve noticed your Canada Day food bill rising in recent years, you’re not alone. The price of meat in particular has been soaring, and this y...

Inflation Report Shows Why You're Not Feeling Any Richer

CP | Craig Wong, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.19.2015 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - The annual pace of inflation in Canada edged higher in May as lower energy prices were more than offset by other increases including higher p...

Beef Prices Soar As Cattle Shortage At 'Tipping Point'

CP | David Paddon, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.08.2015 | Canada Business

TORONTO - Shocked by what the local grocer is charging for your favourite steak or ground beef for the grill?You're not alone. Industry experts have w...

Relief At The Pumps, Pain At The Checkout Line

CP | Andy Blatchford, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.20.2015 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Inflation increased at the same pace for the second month in a row as the consumer price index for February rose just 1.0 per cent compared w...

Canadians Set To Pony Up More For Produce: Report

The Huffington Post Canada | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 02.06.2015 | Canada Business

Canadians are set to pay anywhere between 5.5 and 7.5 per cent more for vegetables this year as the loonie continues its downward slide. The Food P...

Loonie Plunges Through 80 Cents In Biggest 2-Year Drop Ever

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 01.29.2015 | Canada Business

The Canadian dollar fell through a psychologically important barrier Wednesday, trading for the first time in five years below 80 cents U.S. The lo...

LOOK: Food Prices Growing At Fastest Pace In Years

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 12.19.2014 | Canada Business

Want to save on your food bill? Switch to chicken. Inflation slowed down in November, thanks primarily to plummeting gas prices, but the rapid rise...

Food Packaging To Shrink As Prices Rise, Study Says

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 12.02.2014 | Canada Business

Prepare for the portions sold at supermarkets to shrink as producers look to offset rising food costs, a new report says. Food prices will rise som...

‘A Little Bit Shocking': Canadians Are Bailing On Bacon

CP/HuffPost Canada | Posted 08.01.2014 | Canada Business

Sales of bacon, sausages and some other products at Maple Leaf Foods fell by double digits in the last quarter, as large price increases convinced man...

Bacopocalypse Now!

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 07.19.2014 | Canada Business

Bacon prices in Canada are nearly 27 per cent higher today than they were a year ago, as a crisis in the industry continues to push costs into the str...