NODE PARTNERS

Our key collaborators

While we work with hundreds of organizations, the following node partners are central to our national mandate.

BioAlberta is the life sciences industry association for Alberta, working on everything from natural health products to agricultural technology.

Saskatchewan’s bioscience industry association supports innovation and development in bioproducts, agri-food/agri-tech, the environment and more.

Bioscience Association Manitoba provides resources and training to support Manitoba’s biotechnology industry in areas including agricultural, health and cleantech.

A research-intensive university with strengths related to natural product innovation including nutrition, bioproducts, agriculture and animal health

A research institute of Laval University dedicated entirely to foods and the complex interactions between food components, nutrition, and health.

The industry association for PEI, and home to Emergence, the virtual incubator for innovative bioscience and food sector ventures.

News

NPC Supports Three More Canadian Start-Ups

Companies show diverse scope of the demand for natural in everything from nutrition and fragrance to animal feed.

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Food Edge delivers powerful menu for Canadian food start-ups

Food Edge is focused on the unique combination of food innovation, sales and marketing. Founded by Branchfood in Boston, the virtual ev…

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Natural Products Canada Launches New $50M Investment Fund

NPC Ventures focuses on early-stage Canadian companies addressing the growing demand for alternatives to synthetic products

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Pitch Decks for Start-Up Showcase

Thanks for your interest in the Start-Up Showcase. You can find all of the presentation decks and the videos from each event below.

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Scaling for growth: insights from BDC

One of the ways NPC helps Canadian companies achieve their potential is by linking them to important resources across the country….

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NPC releases snapshot of Canada’s natural and functional food landscape

Natural Products Canada is pleased to present a snapshot of Canada’s natural nutrition industry. Game Changers: Companies, products…

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NPC program helps pasta maker expand US presence

Chickapea is one of the latest recipients of NPC’s Executive Talent Program, a unique source of funding that fills critical gaps in t…

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NPC announces 2021 virtual pitch events

NPC is pleased to announce new opportunities to connect Canadian innovations with investors, corporations and other strategic partn…

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A clear plan for social media selling success

Now more than ever, you need to leverage social for your business

The world of social media can be …

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Changes to NPC Commercialization Programs

Increased funding limits and easing of repayable amounts

NPC is pleased to announce changes to its Commercialization Programs in lig…

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Investment opportunities in the insect industry

A panel of experts discuss the opportunities and challenges in the quickly evolving insect industry

The concept of insects as a …

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Presentations for November 19

Thanks for your interest in the Natural Pet Products Virtual Pitch event. The companies did an excellent job.

And many thanks to Pa…

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The Artful Science of Pitching

Coach/advisor/investor reveals the key elements of presenting your business plan to attract capital and strategic partners

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Growing a business in a pandemic

Three start-ups share lessons on raising capital, landing deals and looking after their teams and communities during COVID-19

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Virtual meeting creates real connections

Our 4th annual Investor Meeting with Nutrition Capital Network looked a little different than previous editions, but the commitment to …

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Natural Products Canada and Nutrition Capital Network host 4th annual investor meeting

Virtual investor meeting showcases 15 Canadian investment opportunities in food and nutrition

Natural Products Canada and Nutrition …

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NPC helps five Canadian companies pursue growth plans during COVID-19

Businesses create natural products to address a range of challenges including health and animal health and bioplastics

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NPC participates in Partake’s $4M raise

Natural Products Canada (NPC) is pleased to announce it has invested in Partake Brewing, an award-winning non-alcoholic craft beer.

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Canadian Coalition for COVID-19 releases 51 promising nanobodies

Coalition uses ‘open source biology’ to attract global collaborators 

A coalition of Canadian companies has published 51 an…

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Building a Brand Strategy

Dan Schmitt is a veteran of the CPG world who has launched over 200 brands. NPC was very pleased to host Dan for a webinar filled w…

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