Media Release - June 22 2017 - Local Tasty Food Producers Selected In Metro Local Purchasing Program
Three local St. Thomas success-story businesses have been chosen in a new initiative launching today (Thursday June 22, 2017) within Metro grocery stores. Living Alive Granola, Las Chicas del Cafe, and Shaw's Ice Cream were chosen from hundreds of Southern Ontario food producers to provide local offerings in Southern Ontario Metro Grocery Stores.
Today Metro launches its “local purchasing program” in Southern Ontario, aiming to optimize the accessibility and promotion of local products. The program, which is part of Metro's overall corporate responsibility approach, is based on three guiding principles: to make Metro a unique showcase for regional products; to...
City council is being asked to name a street after long-serving MP Joe Preston.
In a letter to mayor and council from Stephanie Brown, vice-president of Living Alive Granola – of which Preston is a business partner – urging council to adopt the name Preston Lane for a city roadway. “He has done so much for this community and beyond that I think we should say thank you,” writes Brown.
A noble gesture, but why stop there.
Steve Peters logged yeoman service as alderman, mayor and MPP and a street bearing his name would be equally fitting.
For Immediate release!
Living Alive Granola announces 100% certified Gluten Free tastiness.
Living Alive Granola, a start-up food manufacturer from St Thomas has teamed up with HILRAY WHOLE GRAINS from Thorndale to create a healthy and tasty change to their popular chewy granola.
“Our customers asked for a Gluten Free option, so we delivered.” said Stephanie Brown, co-owner of Living Alive Granola. “We hunted for the highest quality Wheat Free Oats and found them right here close to home”.
Hilray Whole Grains, a family business producing Gluten Free...
Thank you to everyone at Vegfest! Thanks to London - Mylocalnews.ca for this awesome picture. I am so glad we got to speak to all you who are vegan that now have a new granola to enjoy. Kale Yeah! Are you all enjoying your Maple Walnut Granola??? Living Alive Granola
Article Source: LIVING LONDON ONTARIO
Local musician Stephanie Brown and longtime politician Joe Preston are busy in their St. Thomas kitchen baking fresh granola for all their customers every single week. How did this all come about? It’s a story about love for your kids, healthy living, supporting local farmers and the love of great tasting nutritious food! The two partners created a culinary masterpiece which is known as Living Alive Granola in Elgin County.