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Beef Up Your Bacon by Dan Clapson

A love affair with bacon never wavers. It is a strong, life-long connection that begins at an early age. That first recognition of salty, tasty ‘goodness’ with your very first bite as a youngster. Now, like yourselves, I’ve committed myself to bacon for a good chunk of my life. So you can imagine my dismay when I recently discovered temptation in the form of beef bacon (yes, I said BEEF bacon), at the Calgary Farmers Market. Alberta Beef Bacon offers tasty alternate to the everyday pork version. Taken from a short plate cut of a beef steer (doesn’t sound familiar? It’s where short ribs, skirt, and hanger steaks come from), […]

Beef Bacon Partners with Jaydee Meats

Monday, 04 October 2010 00:00     MEDIA RELEASE For immediate release  Beef Bacon Partners with Jaydee Meats (CALGARY, AB – October 4, 2010) –  Beef Bacon Corporation (CBB) is pleased to announce that they have executed an agreement with Jadee Meat Products Ltd. (Jadee) of Beamsville Ontario. Effective immediately, Jadee will be CBB’s processor of choice for their Beef Bacon products said CBB Founder and President Richard Janzen.  Janzen continued by expressing his confidence in Jadee’s ability to exceed CBB’s high standards and expectations as well as those of CBB’s retail and commercial customers. “We have as much if not more experience than most any other meat product producer […]

Beef Bacon Releases White Paper

Wednesday, 23 February 2011 00:00     MEDIA RELEASE For immediate release Canadian Beef Bacon Releases White Paper (CALGARY, AB – February 23, 2011) – Canadian Beef Bacon Corporation (CBB) has released an insightful and eye opening White Paper. Beef Bacon: How an innovative food can transform the beef industry and re-energize consumer loyalty.· This objective assessment on the state of the bacon nation was researched and produced by CBB Co-Founder and President Richard Janzen said Cyba Stevens Executive Vice President Fred Hunt “and it has been well received by our clients and the industry at large”. “We were amazed by the demand for bacon and the five challenges that […]

Beef Bacon is beefing up bacon, changing eating habits in a big way

Tuesday, 12 April 2011 00:00     MEDIA RELEASE For immediate release Beef Bacon Inc. is beefing up bacon and changing eating habits in a big way! (CALGARY, AB – April 12, 2011) – Bacon is a popular meat choice among consumers. It tastes great on its own and paired with other ingredients in countless recipes. But not everyone can enjoy it: People might be restricted from eating bacon because it comes from a pig, or because they adhere to religious or social customers that forbid them from eating pork. Today, thanks to Canadian Beef Bacon, they can enjoy the delicious taste of bacon once again. Canadian Beef Bacon is […]

Alberta company introduces a new way to enjoy bacon

Tuesday, 12 April 2011 00:00     MEDIA RELEASE For immediate release Alberta company introduces a new way to enjoy bacon (CALGARY, AB – April 12, 2011) – Bacon has the dubious distinction of being both one of the most beloved forms of meat as well as one of the most forbidden. Many people love to eat bacon, but many more people wish they could eat bacon but cannot, either because of health reasons, a food allergy, or religious reasons. One Alberta-based company, Canadian Beef Bacon Inc., is looking to change that. Canadian Beef Bacon makes beloved bacon, but with a twist: they make it from beef instead of pork. […]

Beef Bacon Inc. is supported by The Beef Information Centre

Thursday, 14 April 2011 00:00     MEDIA RELEASE For immediate release  Beef Bacon Inc. is supported by The Beef Information Centre! Dear Mr. Janzen, The Beef Information Centre is pleased to offer its support of your efforts to bring value-added Canadian beef products to the retail and foodservice markets, through our work with supply chain alignment and assistance with processing and ingredient technology. We also support your endorsement of the Canadian Beef Advantage (CBA). The CBA is built on five pillars: authentically Canadian – a trustworthy partner, with a long, successful history in beef cattle production who provides ongoing marketing and merchandising support; world leader in beef safety and […]

Canadian beef takes centre stage at international event

Friday, 29 July 2011 20:08   MEDIA RELEASE For immediate release   Canadian beef takes centre stage at international event. The Beef Information Centre (BIC) recently took part at SIAL (Salon International de l’Alimentation), one of North America’s premier food industry trade events. The show was held for the first time ever in Toronto, Ontario and hosted over 12,000 delegates from 63 countries world wide. SIAL attendance is limited to food industry professionals and is exclusively devoted to food and beverage products, serving the needs of all market segments including large-scale distribution, import-export, wholesale distribution, specialty retail, foodservice as well as food manufacturing. BIC presented the Canadian Beef Advantage to […]

Bacon biz serves success – Metro Calgary

Friday, 05 August 2011 00:00   MEDIA RELEASE For immediate release   Bacon biz serves success JEREMY NOLAIS METRO CALGARY Published: August 05, 2011 5:47 a.m. Beefing up the bacon market has paid off for one local company. Called the Canadian Beef Bacon, the product hit the shelves in Calgary Co-Op stores late last month. The company’s  founder Richard Janzen believes the arrival is just the beginning. Janzen says numerous other distributors have also shown interest. The product is considered the first of its kind in Canada and was previously sold at farmers’ markets in Calgary and Millarville. Janzen said the product contains half the cholesterol and three-quarters  the fat found […]

Holy cow! Beef bacon beckons – The Globe and Mail

Tuesday, 23 August 2011 00:00   MEDIA RELEASE For immediate release   Holy cow! Beef bacon beckons. SIGNE LANGFORD From Wednesday’s Globe and Mail Published Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2011 6:00PM EDT Last updated Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2011 7:51PM EDT Last May, at SIAL, the must-see trade show for food industry leaders and followers, the irresistible aroma of sweet porky goodness – an aroma that has broken many a vegetarian’s resolve – wafted through the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. It grabbed attendees by the nose and led them to a booth where a strapping young cowboy from Alberta – Stetson hat and all – wrangled strips of what appeared to be […]

Photos: Beef bacon now available in Vancouver

Friday, 26 August 2011 00:00   MEDIA RELEASE For immediate release Photos: Beef bacon now available in Vancouver Where’s the beef? In the bacon. A healthier alternative, bacon made with smoked beef belly rivals pork bacon in taste. Canadian Beef Bacon Corporation Headquartered in Calgary, Alberta Canada has spent the last two years developing and researching the manufacture of a high quality Beef Bacon product.   Read the Original Artical at the Vancouver Sun – 30 – Media Contact:   E: market@beefbacon.net