The Proof of Concept Program

NPC offers a dedicated resource to help Canadian companies and research institutions validate their products or technologies. NOTE: This article reflects program updates that came...READ MORE >

The Inside Scoop on NPC’s New Executive Talent Program

NPC has just launched a new Executive Talent program to help high potential Canadian SMEs get their innovative natural products to market. We talked to...READ MORE >

Creating Canada’s Natural Product Innovation Cluster

NPC is transitioning to a cluster model that will provide more value and growth opportunities for those involved in the natural products industry. We talked...READ MORE >

NPC Announces New Commercialization Programs

Strategic support for high potential natural products and technologies July 2, 2019 Natural Products Canada (NPC) is pleased to announce a suite of three new...READ MORE >

5 Tips For Investing In Natural Products

Originally published October 16, 2018 Today’s consumers are demanding green and natural solutions in everything from nutrition and food production to water treatment, energy and...READ MORE >

Supporting Founders with More Than Just Capital

Simple strategies for building successful start-ups that create returns for investors A lot of people ask us what’s more important for successful start-up growth: money...READ MORE >

Beyond the Dragons: How Pitching to Investors Can Bolster Your Business Even If You Don’t Land a Deal

Beyond the Dragons: How Pitching to Investors Can Bolster Your Business Even If You Don’t Land a Deal (From April, 2018) For many entrepreneurs, getting...READ MORE >

CanBiocin marks NPC’s 6th investment

International investors choose Canadian pet probiotics developer March 18, 2019 Edmonton, Alberta — CanBiocin, a Canadian company with a suite of proprietary probiotic ingredients to...READ MORE >

Three Simple Questions That Can Turbo Boost Your Sales

Good sales people are worth their weight in gold. But when you’re a business owner, selling is your job whether you’re golden at it or...READ MORE >

Ready for the Big Leagues

Major conferences and trade shows like Natural Product Expo West can be a great way to identify upcoming trends, check out the competition and meet...READ MORE >

Navigating the World of Retailers, Distributors and Brokers

Getting your product onto store shelves is a big challenge for many companies. But getting it OFF the shelf and into the hands of a...READ MORE >

Top Ten Stories of 2018

It was a stellar year for natural products in Canada. And it was VERY hard to choose the top ten news stories. There were major...READ MORE >

Canada’s NHP sector shifting into high gear

Demand for natural, clean label, healthy products has taken hold in Canada. Shelley King, CEO of Natural Products Canada, shares her thoughts on the innovations...READ MORE >

Support for Canadian companies at Expo West

Natural Products Expo West (March 5-9) is one of the largest gatherings for the nutrition and natural health product industry. With a proper plan in...READ MORE >

Open Innovation Call: Natural Antioxidant for Aqua Feeds

November 15, 2018  OPEN INNOVATION CALL Seeking Natural Antioxidant to Replace Ethoxyquin in Aqua Feeds Natural Products Canada (NPC) is working with a multinational corporation...READ MORE >

BioAlberta and Natural Products Canada form partnership to meet demand in Alberta

September 27, 2018 Edmonton, AB…Natural Products Canada and BioAlberta have joined forces to help companies, investors, researchers and others participate in the expanding opportunities in...READ MORE >

NEW WEBINAR SERIES: Start-Up Readiness Program

NPC is SO pleased to partner with Grant Thornton LLP to offer a series of webinars designed to help start-ups in the natural product space...READ MORE >

NPC partners with Nature’s Way

New investment agreement between Nature’s Way and Natural Products Canada opens doors for promising young companies September 11, 2018 (Halifax, N.S.) Nature’s Way and Natural...READ MORE >

BioTEPP’s natural biopesticide attracts investment from Filaction and Natural Products Canada

The investment reflects the growing demand for innovation and natural approaches to the agri-tech sector Lévis (Quebec), September 11, 2018 -- Filaction, a Quebec development...READ MORE >

Our Portfolio: An Update at 18 Months

NPC began investing in early stage Canadian natural product companies in March 2017. Since that time, we've made five investments, and experienced one exit. FireRein...READ MORE >

Panel Discussion: Accessing capital at any stage of your business

NPC is very pleased to support Benefiq 2018 as a Ruby Sponsor. This 3-day conference will gather food and nutrition specialists from Canada, the US...READ MORE >