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Meet the winners of Canadian Grocer’s 2023 Impact Awards

Forty ways the grocery industry is making a positive impact in communities and workplaces across Canada
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Illustration by Carl Wiens

In actions big and small, in communities and workplaces all across the country, Canada’s grocery industry is stepping up to bring about meaningful change. To recognize these efforts, a few years back we launched the Canadian Grocer  Impact Awards and we’re delighted to shine a light on this year’s winning initiatives. 

Read on to learn about 40 ways the industry is making a positive impact in four key areas: sustainability; supporting employees; diversity, equity & inclusion; and community service. 


  • Bimbo Canada
  • Circlur
  • Coca-Cola Canada Bottling
  • Conagra Brands Canada
  • Danone Canada
  • Dutchman’s Gold
  • Eco Guardian
  • Flashfood
  • Freybe Gourmet Foods
  • Greenhouse Juice Co.
  • Group Bel Canada
  • Kootenay Co-op
  • Longo’s
  • Nestlé Canada
  • Pattison Food Group
  • Rabba Fine Foods
  • Second Harvest
  • Wonderful Pistachios

Find out more about this year’s winners in sustainability.

Supporting employees

  • Lactalis Canada
  • Nestlé Canada
  • Vince’s Market

Find out more about this year’s winners in supporting employees.

Diversity, equity & inclusion

  • Bimbo Canada
  • Federated Co-operatives Limited
  • Loblaw/Joe Fresh
  • Mondelēz International
  • Walmart Canada

Find out more about this year’s winners in diversity, equity & inclusion.

Community Service

  • Barilla Canada
  • Burnbrae Farms
  • Freson Bros.
  • Freybe Gourmet Foods
  • General Mills
  • Kellogg Canada
  • Kraft Heinz Canada
  • Kruger Products
  • Lactalis Canada
  • Metro
  • P&G Canada
  • Save-On-Foods
  • Sobeys
  • Stong’s Market

Find out more about this year’s winners in community service. 

Canadian Grocer’s Impact Awards will be returning in 2024. Look out for our call for nominations in the New Year. 

Winners of the 2023 Impact Awards were first featured in Canadian Grocer’s August issue.

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