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Learning the Canadian rules

In order to become an importer, we have to learn the Canadian law. It is obvious, the rules are not the same as in Europe!

Dissecting drugs and food acts, packaging and labeling acts, Canadian nutrition facts tables, fishes and meat importation laws, Health Canada and the Canadian Food Inspection Agency requirements…this was part of our day-to-day job for a couple of months! Not forgeting the two compulsory languages (English and French), the administrative licence and the different registrations to get a recognition of legitimacy, the choice of our broker and our storing-partner in Montreal…

4 awesome months to overpower the food import and distribution process on the Canadian market!