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Prepare for Patio Season This Summer

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  Image Source: iStock.com/rez-art Victoria Day is coming up soon, and although it may feel like winter is never coming to an end, before you know it, people will be shedding their winter coats and heading out to dine and drink. As the weather warms up, your restaurant or bar will be preparing for patio […]

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Everything Your Business Needs to Prepare for Wedding Season

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Caterers and wedding venue managers, it’s time to prepare for wedding season! The time for engagement parties, wedding showers, and outdoor weddings is quickly approaching, so you’ll want to stock up on everything you need for special menus. You’ve likely already begun scheduling work for clients this spring, summer, and fall, and if you’re looking […]

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Stock Up on Fresh Spring Flavours

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Spring is here, which means restaurant owners have their choice of fresh and delicious veggies, fruits, meat, and seafood to add to their menus! Consumers today are more aware of how their food is sourced and are more conscious of the nutritional value of the food they eat, so as a restaurant owner, you should […]

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MVR’s New Delivery Service Makes Shopping Easier

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MVR Cash and Carry prides itself on being one of the best food distributors in Toronto. Our clients love our wholesale store and trust us to provide quality foods, ingredients, supplies, tools, and more to meet their inventory needs. We know how time-consuming it can be to run a business and provide your patrons with […]

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How MVR Is Helping Businesses Cope with the Minimum Wage Increase

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iStock.com/6okean As of January 1, 2018, minimum wage in Ontario has increased from $11.60 to $14.00 per hour, and as of January 1, 2019, it will increase once again to $15.00 per hour. For part-time employees (and some full-time workers) in the province, this is great news. But for many restaurant owners and businesses in […]

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Fill Your Basket with Easter Essentials at MVR

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iStock.com/FikMik Easter is just around the corner and now is the time to make sure your convenience store, grocery store, or restaurant has all the ingredients necessary for the season. As a wholesale food supplier in Toronto, MVR Cash and Carry has everything you need for the long weekend, whether that features egg painting, chocolate […]

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Prepare Your Inventory with Supplies for Chinese New Year!

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iStock.com/thesomegirl Chinese New Year is fast approaching! While traditions may vary depending on where people live in China, people all over the GTA are preparing to celebrate the annual holiday. Ontario is known for its multicultural landscape, full of people from all parts of the world. From traditional food and markets, to fireworks, red packets, […]

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Get All Your Valentine’s Treats at MVR Cash and Carry

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iStock.com/ASIFE Valentine’s day is just a month away and the day goes as quickly as it comes, so you should be prepared to serve guests on their special date night! If your restaurant needs to stock up on special ingredients for desserts or dishes, MVR Cash and Carry has everything you need. Here are just […]

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Must-Have Super Bowl & All-Star Game Snacks and Foods

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iStock.com/arinahabich The Super Bowl and NBA All-Star Game are around the corner and that means many customers will be flocking to your bar or restaurant to enjoy delicious pizza, wings, drinks, and appetizers with their friends. If you want to meet the demand of hungry, passionate sports fans, here are some mouth-watering food items you […]

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Warm Beverages to Get Through the Winter Season

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iStock.com/Sasha_Suzi The holidays are over, but that doesn’t mean you must say goodbye to all the cozy things about the season. Winter is still here, and sometimes you need comfort food and warm beverages to help you beat the winter blues. If your restaurant or small grocery store wants to make customers happy and keep […]

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Preparing for Toronto’s Busy Events in January

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iStock.com/yelo34 The Christmas rush has ended but the winter events are long from over. In the new year, Toronto will be bringing out a bunch of exciting outdoor and indoor events to give visiting friends and family, and locals, some fun activities to do to beat the winter blues. Instead of staying in all winter, […]

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Stock Up on Party Treats for New Year’s Eve

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iStock.com/monkeybusinessimages We’re only a few weeks away from New Year’s Eve, and people will be wanting to grab a delicious dinner or attend a NYE bash to fuel up before the countdown. To make sure your guests’ appetites are satisfied before the big celebration, here are some essential bartender supplies, decorations, appetizers, and desserts you […]

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Stock Up on Hardware and Decorations for the Holidays

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iStock.com/Artfoliophoto The holiday season has finally arrived and there’s no time like the present to stock up on hardware and decorations for your customers! Whether you need to revamp your décor for your restaurant, stock up on decorations for your convenience store, or want to plan a corporate event for your clients, here are some […]

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Christmas Desserts for Stocking Stuffers

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iStock.com/egal This almost the holiday season and there’s no time like the present to get stocked up on all the delicious Christmas goodies your customers will need to fill stockings and bring to parties. If you’re looking to fill your convenience store or grocery store shelves with the widest variety of treats, visit to MVR […]

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Winter Comfort Foods for Restaurants

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iStock.com/MeaghanHarvey The weather is getting colder and before the snow piles on, you’ll want to make sure your restaurant is fully stocked with the most delicious and nutritious ingredients. From vegetables and meat to garnish and spices, you can stock up on the best ingredients that, when combined, create delicious winter comfort foods. Looking for […]

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Fall Dessert Ideas to Stock Up for at MVR

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iStock.com/loooby As the weather gets colder, more and more people will prefer to spend time curled up on the couch watching a good movie than going out in the evening. Nights out and walks in the park may become less frequent for your customers, so you should make sure that you have all of the […]

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Fall Harvest Must-Haves for Groceries and Restaurants

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iStock.com/Olha_Afanasieva Autumn is the perfect time for people to get back on their healthy eating train and enjoy the multitude of delicious harvest fruits and vegetables available at this time of year. Aside from Thanksgiving and Christmas, there are many other ways you can incorporate these seasonal harvest must-haves into your recipes at your restaurant. […]

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Tasty Autumn Soups for Your Restaurant

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iStock.com/Ozgur Coskun Autumn is in full swing and now is the perfect time to bring out delicious soups for your customers. If you have a restaurant, or a family soup and sandwich shop, you can keep your customers warm and satisfied by serving delicious soups with fresh ingredients. Soups are also a great way to […]

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