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DIY Cleaning Supplies for Restaurant Owners

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Let’s face it, there are some jobs that require heavy-duty cleaners; however, when it comes to day-to-day dirt and messes, you can probably get away with something a little less harsh. Plus, no one wants their restaurant to smell like harsh chemical cleaners and artificial fragrances! This is especially true when cleaning your kitchen—it’s extremely […]

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Restaurant Kitchen Must-Haves

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Ask any restaurant owner and they’ll tell you that there are many different items needed to make a restaurant run smoothly. It goes beyond having all the right ingredients on-hand to create your menu—it also involves ensuring your servers, cooks, and managers have the right equipment and attire to work their best. Here are some […]

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Last-Minute Recipes to Incorporate Your Summer Produce

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Summer is one of the best times to enjoy fresh, locally grown produce. And what better way to take advantage of the season than to incorporate these farm-fresh fruits and veggies into your restaurant menu? Vegetarian cooking doesn’t have to be boring—you can mix together all kinds of tasty recipes for your customers that are […]

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Enjoy the Best of BBQ Meats at MVR Cash and Carry

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Now that summer is in full swing, it’s time to take advantage of the warm weather and start offering some delicious barbeque options on your menu. Your guests will be looking for quick meals that taste great and make hot summer days even more enjoyable, so fire up the barbie and get cooking with these […]

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Fresh Summer Salad Ideas

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Spring and summer produce mean your restaurant has a wealth of fresh vegetables and fruits to incorporate into your menu. One tasty, refreshing, and healthy dish that always appeals to health-conscious customers is salad—but don’t limit yourself to just garden and Caesar salads. Here are some fresh summer salad ideas using our in-season fresh produce. […]

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Catering Supplies for Outdoor Weddings

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Outdoor weddings are fun for the bride, groom, and their guests because the picturesque, natural location is the perfect setting for such a special day. The calm trees, birds singing, and the soft, lush grass and flowers create a serene and romantic environment that makes everyone feel relaxed and happy. Outdoor wedding venues have become […]

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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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