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Kid-Friendly Menu Options for Family Day

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Family Day was first recognized in Ontario in 2008, and it was created to celebrate the values of family and home, which are so important to many Canadian families. While some businesses will be closed this Family Day (February 18, 2019), your restaurant can be the place your customers go when they want to enjoy […]

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Celebrate Chinese New Year with MVR Cash and Carry

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Chinese New Year is on February 5th, 2019, and it is the year of the pig! To celebrate the family unit and its importance to Chinese society, MVR Cash and Carry is including special items in our inventory to help you create traditional dishes! The New Year’s Eve dinner or Reunion dinner is extremely important to the […]

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Healthy Salads to Kick Start Your 2019 Menu

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Every January, people turn to salads, vegetarian alternatives, or lean meats and say goodbye to fast food in the effort to get on track with a healthier lifestyle. Regular workouts, meal adjustments, and lifestyle changes are all areas that, when improved, result in a happier, more vibrant life. If your restaurant or business wants to […]

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Celebrate Winterlicious with MVR Cash and Carry

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The holidays are over, and winter is getting colder and snowier, but that doesn’t mean your business should suffer. You should be able to stock up on all the ingredients you need, from quality meats to fresh produce to baking goods, and more. You should also be equipped to have a clean and sanitary restaurant, […]

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Easy Finger Foods for Holiday Parties

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Creating unique recipes for the holiday parties doesn’t have to be difficult. There are many ideas that combine the warmth and taste of cheese and meat with the fresh sweetness of cranberry or honey. This is a fun time to get creative and invent tasty finger foods your guests will be talking about all night. […]

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Christmas and Holiday Items at MVR Cash and Carry

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The holidays are almost here, and since this is the busiest time for caterers, restaurants, and convenience stores, there’s no time like the present to prepare. Whether you’re creating dishes for your upcoming holiday corporate party or if you’re ensuring your store has all the decorations and snacks for a New Year’s Eve bash, our […]

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Specialty Health Food for Gluten-Intolerant Customers

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Gluten intolerance, lactose sensitivity, peanut and tree nut allergies; these words have never been heard as much as they are today. The truth is, our food isn’t what it used to be, and many people have developed digestive issues like the ones mentioned above. Grocery stores have made a lot of changes to ensure gluten-free […]

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Fine Cheese, Meat, and Gourmet Appetizers for Caterers

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With many year-end office parties and holiday gatherings, caterers will need to be fully stocked to prepare for their clients’ menus. There are many traditional and unique holiday recipes to offer your clients but planning your appetizer menu doesn’t have to be complicated. Fine cheese, meats, and gourmet appetizers will keep your customers’ appetites satisfied, […]

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Corporate Christmas Party Décor Items for Caterers

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The holidays are almost here, and if your restaurant or banquet hall is booked for corporate Christmas parties, there are many fun ways you can spice up the dining hall. From snow globes to sparkling lights, here are some of the festive catering supplies in Toronto you can find at our wholesale store. Image Source: […]

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Five Easy No-Bake Holiday Treats for Coffee Shops

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Now that Thanksgiving and Halloween are over, retailers and restaurants will be going crazy for the holidays. Thanksgiving took a lot of energy out of cooks, and if you’re tired of your oven, it’s time for something different! Treat your customers to something sweet that doesn’t require baking and still tastes great! Here are five […]

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Get Pumpkin-Crazy with These Autumn Desserts

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It’s that time of year again—pumpkin season! And while these versatile ground fruits are fun for carving into jack-o-lantern faces, they also taste great in autumn desserts. These ideas will get you inspired for your fall restaurant menu, so be sure to stock up on all these tasty ingredients! Image Source: istockphoto.com/jenifoto Pumpkin Swirl Cheesecake […]

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Tasty Ways to Incorporate Squash into Your Menu

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From the outside, squash may not look appealing to eat. Unless you’ve cooked with it before, you may be hesitant to jump on the fall bandwagon and start making squash recipes. If your restaurant wants new, delicious squash dishes to make, or if you want to create something new and unique, these squash recipes will […]

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Autumn-Inspired Cupcake Ideas for Bakeries

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The nights are getting cooler and the leaves are beginning to change, signaling the season that gets many Canadians excited: autumn! Just like Starbucks has their Pumpkin Spiced Lattes, if you own a bakery or café, you’ll likely want to get in on the action of customers looking for seasonal treats too. Finding creative recipes […]

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Pie Essentials for the Thanksgiving Long Weekend

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Thanksgiving is the time of year when people around North America get together with family and friends to enjoy each other’s company and think of all the blessings in their lives. When it comes to things we’re thankful for, food is often high on the list. If you want your customers to be thankful for […]

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School Supply Must-Haves for the End of Summer

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There are only a few weeks left before students are back in class for school, which means parents and teachers will be coming to your store in search for great deals on stationery supplies! They will likely prefer to shop from trustworthy brands to give their children and students the best of the best. At […]

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Healthy Ingredients for Bento Box Lunches for Kids

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It’s almost time for back to school and parents will be heading to your grocery or convenience store to see what’s on your shelves as they plan lunches. You won’t want them to leave your store without a solution. That’s why as convenience store suppliers in Toronto, we’ve got some great ingredients for bento box […]

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End-of-Summer Campfire Treats

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There’s nothing like enjoying a summer evening at the lake house with a crackling fire and tasty s’mores. Summer is the time of year when everyone heads outside for hikes, camping, long weekend adventures, and relaxing days at the cottage. There’s still a full month left to enjoy the warm weather, so if you’re wondering […]

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