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Say “O Canada” with MVR Cash and Carry

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This year, Canada Day falls on a Monday, which gives many people an automatic long weekend! To celebrate the 152nd birthday of Canada, you can expect fireworks, barbeques, outdoor water activities, and camping on one of the warmest days of the year (we hope!). If your convenience or grocery store needs to stock up for […]

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Refreshing Treats for Summer Picnics

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Beautiful sunny days means less time cooped up indoors! Whether you’re exercising, socializing, or eating, chances are you’d rather be doing it all outside. What does this mean for grocery stores and convenience stores? It means you should do your best to stock up on everything your customers might need to eat or snack on […]

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Victoria Day Must-Haves for Your Summer BBQ & Cottage Weekend

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One of the best parts about living in Canada is that there are at least 10 holidays each calendar year! The holidays during the colder seasons may inspire your customers to stay home and order in, but this Victoria Day long-weekend, you can expect customers to flock to your restaurant or convenience store to get […]

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Celebrate Cinco de Mayo with MVR Cash and Carry

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In Mexican culture, the fifth of May is a day that celebrates the Mexican army’s victory over France in 1982 at the Battle of Puebla. Although it is a minor holiday in Mexico, the United States and Canada has adopted this holiday and turned it into a huge commemoration of Mexican culture and heritage. Traditions […]

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Sanitation Supplies for Spring Cleaning

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Does your restaurant need a deep cleaning ahead of the new season? Jump into spring cleaning with us! With our variety of cleaning supplies, you’ll have everything you need to get your place spotless so your customers can walk into a clean-smelling, sparkling restaurant. A clean restaurant shows your customers you care about health and […]

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Spring into Seafood Season with MVR Cash and Carry

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The sun has been shining and the weather is starting to warm up, and each year around this time, restaurant owners seek refreshing ways to spice up their menu and offer delicious options for their hungry customers. If seafood is on the menu this season, you’ve come to the right place! After a long winter, […]

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Pickled Ingredients for Caterers

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When it comes to creating unique appetizers for your guests, the sky is the limit. There are so many foods to experiment with to create delicious and appealing treats! One staple for any caterer’s fridge is pickled ingredients. Not only do these ingredients have a long shelf life, they also taste great when combined with […]

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Ingredients for All-Day Breakfast Restaurants

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For many people, breakfast is their favourite meal of the day. Whether they’re having cereal, eggs, a stack of pancakes, or a croissant on-the-go, we know it’s the meal that gets people going in the morning. If your restaurant serves breakfast all day long, you’ll want to make sure you have all the ingredients you […]

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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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