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Media Release - June 22 2017 - Local Tasty Food Producers Selected In Metro Local Purchasing Program

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...


THE NAME GAME

THE NAME GAME

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.

Source: https://ianscityscope.com/category/city-scope/


Local Agriculture Companies team up for healthy success… and great taste!

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...


Vegfest London 2016

Vegfest London 2016

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


LIVING ALIVE GRANOLA - GREAT TASTING, LOCAL AND HEALTHY GRANOLA

LIVING ALIVE GRANOLA - GREAT TASTING, LOCAL AND HEALTHY 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.