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Food and Beverage


Learn why the food and beverage industry is one of Halton’s major employment sectors.

About Food & Beverage

As the second largest manufacturing industry in Canada, food & beverage is one of Halton's major employment sectors. From farm to table, Halton’s food & beverage sector encompasses the complete supply chain of agri-food, food processing and packaging, food wholesale and retail and food service establishments.


Market Access

Easy access to highway and rail system for goods-movement and close proximity to U.S. border.

Building Solutions

Design-build and speculative real estate options and advanced infrastructure offer ample site selection.


Halton Region rates among the best places to live, raise a family and work in Canada.


Halton stacks up well against neighbouring municipalities.

Halton’s Food & Beverage Cluster

The food & beverage sector is a sizable employer in Halton, with over 33,000 workers in nearly 1,700 businesses. This includes 8,200 employees in production and food supply chain companies, which total 220, and over 25,000 jobs in 1,450 businesses on the retail and food services sectors.

Food & Beverage Sector Supports

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