#Canada150 products are hitting retail shelves now!

Happy Birthday Canada!

(aka #canada150)

At 150 years young, you are looking fabulous!

Canadian brands and packages are celebrating #Canada150 with limited edition package designs and they are hitting retail shelves now.

In this blog, I share photos of 7 brands and packages in-market for your enjoyment.

Before I show you these 7 brands and packages, I’d like to share 7 facts about Canada:

  1. Our Prime Minister is Justin Trudeau
  2. Canada stretches across 6 time zones (we are big!)
  3. We love doughnuts
  4. We have 2 official languages: English and Quebec French. And 20% of the population speak one or more of over 40 languages
  5. Drake is Canadian
  6. Canada was born on July 1 1867
  7. Canada is home to over 36 million people

If you want to learn more about Canada, check out this link:

150 facts about Canada

Ok, here are 7 images of #canada150 packages in-store now:

Molson Canadian celebrates with an on-pack contest. Enter to win 1 of 150 mini fridges:

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Pelee Island winery is celebrating with a lovely special edition wine label. Pelee’s Monarch is a Canadian favourite:

pelee island wines, canada 150, vqa ontario wine, happy birthday canada

Andrew Peller has launched a Canada 150 limited edition boxed wine. Perfect for that Canada150 celebration picnic on July 1 2017:

canada150, canada 150 happy birthday canada, wine packaging

Tim Hortons celebrates #canada150 with a limited edition take-out coffee cup:

tim hortons, canada 150, canada150, coffee

Billy Bee honey celebrates #canada150 with a unique Canada 150 label. Their honey is 100% Canadian. Peel the label back to reveal recipes for your Canada150 celebration on July 1 2017!

billy bee honey canada 150, canada 150 honey, oh canada honey

Post is celebrating with a Search for Goodness campaign. Nominate a genuinely good Canadian to win their contest! Here are the front and back panels of the packaging:

cereal, canada 150 cereal, canada150, happy birthday canada

And Chapman’s has designed a Canadian vanilla, eh ice-cream. A perfect accompaniment for your #Canada150 cake:

canada eh, chapmans ice cream, canada150

Well, that’s a wrap for now. I’ll be sharing more #Canada150 brands and packages in the coming weeks.

I am a Canadian consumer packaged goods expert and enthusiast with over 10,000 hours of leadership and experience in product package design, print and innovation, having fund sharing what we Canadians will be eating and drinking on Canada Day 2017!

Over to you!

Have you seen more #canada150 limited edition products? Please do tell us about them!

Until next time,

Be well,

Karen Blumel

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