46 Top Food Processing Startups and Companies in British Columbia

November 16, 2021

This article showcases our top picks for the best British Columbia based Food Processing companies. These startups and companies are taking a variety of approaches to innovating the Food Processing industry, but are all exceptional companies well worth a follow.

We tried to pick companies across the size spectrum from cutting edge startups to established brands.

We selected these startups and companies for exceptional performance in one of these categories:

  • Innovation
    • Innovative ideas
    • Innovative route to market
    • Innovative product
  • Growth
    • Exceptional growth
    • Exceptional growth strategy
  • Management
  • Societal impact

Top British Columbia Food Processing Startups

Data sourced from Crunchbase and SemRush.

CubicFarm Systems

CubicFarm Systems

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

CubicFarm Systems is an ag-tech company that automates the controlled-environment to grow fresh produce and nutritious livestock feed.

SmartSweets

SmartSweets

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

SmartSweets is driving innovation through creation of the first candy products that kick sugar Naturally.

SmartSweets

Premium Brands Holdings Corporation

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Premium Brands Holdings Corporation is a publicly traded corporation on the Toronto Stock Exchange.

SmartSweets

PlantX

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

PlantX is the digital face of everything plant-based utilizing the power of education and accessibility.

SmartSweets

The Very Good Butchers

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

The very good butchers develops, produces and distributes a variety of plant-based food products and other meat alternatives.

SmartSweets

Burcon Nutrascience Corporation

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Burcon NutraScience Corporation develops plant proteins and ingredients for use in the food and beverage industries in Canada.

SmartSweets

Rocket Foods

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Rocket Foods is the leading brand of choice in the growing market of Functional Foods for all health and quality conscious consumers.

SmartSweets

Athena Organic Farm + Eco-Retreat

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

With California experiencing record droughts, anticipated to continue for possibly decades, and over 70% of BC produce being imported.

SmartSweets

Naledo

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Naledo is making the best turmeric paste on earth, making a positive impact on health, communities and the environment.

SmartSweets

EmkaoFoods

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

EmkaoFoods is Providing premium quality cocoa beans at an affordable price.

SmartSweets

Earth’s Own

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Earths Own is a plant based food company.

SmartSweets

Susgrainable Health Foods

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Susgrainable produces healthy and sustainable flours using upcycled ingredients from beverage producers.

SmartSweets

Kamloop Foods

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Kamloop food bank operates with the mission of “Sharing food. Feeding hope” to create a hunger free community.

SmartSweets

Eat Beyond Global

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Eat Beyond Global invest in the future of food.

SmartSweets

Purdys Chocolatier

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Purdys Chocolatier is an online store for chocolates.

SmartSweets

Foley’s Candies

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Foley’s Candies LP has been manufacturing fine quality chocolate for more than 40 years in Vancouver, BC.

SmartSweets

lazymeal

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Lazymeal is a website where users can order takeout from local restaurants and have it delivered.

SmartSweets

Sun Rich Fresh Foods

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Sun Rich cuts and prepares made-to-order fresh fruit – packaged to ensure freshness, convenience and safety.

SmartSweets

White Spot

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

White Spot is a food and beverage delivery company located in W Vancouver.

SmartSweets

Fit Foods Ltd

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Fit Foods Ltd provides research & development, manufacturing & distribution of nutritional supplements that include sports nutrition.

SmartSweets

Peqish Food Company

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Peqish is a food processing company that has nutritious ingredients, and delicious food created by doctors and chefs.

SmartSweets

Planted Meals

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Planted Meals is affordable and convenient ready to eat vegan meal delivery service to the greater Vancouver area in BC.

SmartSweets

NutraEx Food

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

NutraEx food provides sweeteners from natural source ingredients for different applications.

SmartSweets

BLCO

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

BLCO is a large KFC and Taco Bell franchise operator in Western Canada.

SmartSweets

Windset Farms

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Windset Farms vegetable production company that produces peppers, cucumbers, tomatoes, lettuce, and specialty items.

SmartSweets

Boned Broth

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Boned Broth is committed to produce freshest, and most nutrient-packed broths in the world.

SmartSweets

The Island Fishermen’s Cooperative Association

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Association coopérative des pêcheurs de l’Île ltée is a food processing company which sells processed seafood products.

SmartSweets

Sunrise Farms

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Sunrise Farms is a group of companies with a primary focus on the poultry industry & further processing & distribution of products globally.

SmartSweets

Sunrise Soya Foods

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Sunrise Soya Foods is a manufacturing company that produces and offers a wide range of tofu, organic soybean products and beverages.

SmartSweets

TWOMATO Canada

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Twomato, an online food ordering site which allows customers to conveniently and securely place orders, currently operates in 13 countries.

SmartSweets

Kitskitchen

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Kitskitchen is a reputable plant-based soup company with a portfolio of gourmet products that are currently available in many online.

SmartSweets

Start Fresh

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Start Fresh Grocery provides the ultimate pantry including dairy, eggs, meats, seafood, dry goods, and local preserves.

SmartSweets

Inovata Foods

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Inovata Foods is a manufacturer of private label and co-packed frozen entrees and products for the food industry.

SmartSweets

My Green Space

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

My Green Space – Grow your own food. Create your garden in any space. No experience required.

SmartSweets

The Cultured Nut

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

The cultured nut is an artisan, small batch, plant-based cheese company.

SmartSweets

Vibrant Health Products

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Vibrant Health Products specializes in healthy food and organic products.

SmartSweets

Active Pharma

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Active Pharma supplies raw materials for food like herbal powders & extracts, amino acids, minerals, vitamins, sweeteners, and enzymes.

SmartSweets

Triple O’s Restaurants

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Triple O’s is the quick-service arm of White Spot Restaurants founded by the legendary Nat Bailey.

SmartSweets

3P Naturals

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

3P Naturals is a pet care company that specializes in superior raw pet food products backed up by competent and dedicated customer service.

SmartSweets

Natural Health Group

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Natural Health Group creates Chobania, a Greek yogurt protein drink.

SmartSweets

Nanak Foods

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Nanak Foods is the largest federally-approved Indian dairy in North America that specializes in Indian dairy & food products.

SmartSweets

Conte Foods

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Conte Foods is a distributor of a variety of specialty food products

SmartSweets

Safeway Stores

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Safeway is known for offering good value on everything from milk and juice to British meat and veg.

SmartSweets

Canadian Fishing Company (Canfisco)

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Canadian Fishing Company operates the fishing fleet focusing on harvesting salmon, herring, rockfish, halibut, and hake.

SmartSweets

Anita’s Organic Mill

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Anita’s Organic Mill is a producer of grains and organic flours to supply organic baking products.

SmartSweets

Deli Vancouver

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Deli Vancouver is engaged in providing stocks of meats, cheeses, fresh artisan bread and buns baked.

Leave your vote

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

GIPHY App Key not set. Please check settings

Log In

Forgot password?

Forgot password?

Enter your account data and we will send you a link to reset your password.

Your password reset link appears to be invalid or expired.

Log in

Privacy Policy

Add to Collection

No Collections

Here you'll find all collections you've created before.

Don't Miss

How to Earn on Betting Exchange thetrader.bet?:

How to Earn on Betting Exchange thetrader.bet?

Exchanges for sports goods operate similarly to other financial markets.

Exploring London-Headquartered Blockchain Startups Flourishing in Canadian Terrain

Canada presents a fertile ground for the growth of startups,