This article showcases our top picks for the best Vancouver based Food and Beverage companies. These startups and companies are taking a variety of approaches to innovating the Food and Beverage industry, but are all exceptional companies well worth a follow.
We tried to pick companies across the size spectrum from cutting edge startups to established brands.
We selected these startups and companies for exceptional performance in one of these categories:
- Innovative ideas
- Innovative route to market
- Innovative product
- Exceptional growth
- Exceptional growth strategy
- Societal impact
Top Vancouver Food and Beverage Startups
SmartSweets is driving innovation through creation of the first candy products that kick sugar Naturally.
Fed is a food as medicine startup that designs, prepares, and delivers nutritionally-focused meals to your door.
Sustainable Produce Urban Delivery
Sustainable Produce Urban Delivery is an internet grocer of organic and natural foods.
Fresh Prep Foods
Fresh Prep Foods is a weeknight dinner solution providing meal kit delivery service for busy people.
PlantX is the digital face of everything plant-based utilizing the power of education and accessibility.
Freshline is an eCommerce & fulfillment SaaS software made for perishable food. We work with food suppliers and enable them to sell online.
Vegano Foods is a plant-based meal kit delivery service that uses high-quality ingredients sourced from local farmers and producers.
CENTR is a beverage lifestyle brand that produces and distributes sparkling CBD beverages
Performance Kitchen provides a range of Mediterranean diet-inspired global flavors.
Mercer International operates as a pulp business and produces NBSK market pulp.
BevCanna Enterprises develops and manufactures cannabinoid-infused beverages and consumer products.
Oco Meals delivers ready-to-eat meals at the doorstep on a weekly basis.
Renaissance BioScience, a biotechnology company, develops yeast-based proprietary technology solutions for food and beverage manufacturers.
Koios Beverage Corp.
Koios Beverage Corp. is an emerging functional beverage company.
Avanti is a global distribution system for both digital marketing channels and restaurant operators in the food & beverage industry.
UpMeals is a food technology company that empowers organizations to provide healthy, branded food solutions to their customers or employees.
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Daiya is a rapidly growing plant-based food platform.
JustKitchen allows delivery-only restaurants and food brands to reach more customers, lower overhead costs, and reduce food wastage.
Naledo is making the best turmeric paste on earth, making a positive impact on health, communities and the environment.
Mealime is a simple, healthy, and delicious free way to cook at home
Saje Natural Wellness
Saje Natural Wellness is a producer of essential oil remedies.
AlgaeCal is a natural health supplements company that imports and distributes USDA certified organic plant calcium sourced from algae.
Pontus specializes in highly scalable indoor vertical farming of water lentils that use 95 percent less water than traditional agriculture.
Earths Own is a plant based food company.
Meowbox is a monthly subscription box that consists of toys and food for cats.
Naturo Group Investments
Naturo Group Investments develops and manufactures beverages and consumer products for in–house brands and white label clients.
Noble Jerky is driving innovation within the snack category with Effortless plant protein snacking.
Fuud delivers easy to prepare chef-inspired recipe kits to busy people who want to rediscover the joy of cooking.
CACTUS CLUB CAFE
Cactus Club Cafe is a Canadian premium casual restaurant.
Fresh Direct Produce
Fresh Direct Produce is a distributor of fresh, ethnic, tropical, organic, and speciality produce.
TEALEAVES is one of the very few tea blenders in the world, known for crafting the highest quality teas in small batches by hand.
Tait Labs is a sustainable ingredient developer for the food & beverage, dietary supplement and pharmaceutical industries.
Evanesce Packaging Solutions
Evanesce Packaging Solutions is manufactures biodegradable food packaging solutions.
Trendy Vending develops robotic and product solutions for the food and beverage industry.
FoodMesh is a B2B marketplace that matches surplus food to a verified network of businesses and charities.
Ollie Order is a distribution management software platform for British Columbian alcohol makers and buyers.
Provide a better logistical service to craft liquor manufacturers in British Columbia.
Rocka Foods International Inc.
Providing nutritious commercial meal kits to schools and other canteens in Africa, starting in Ghana.
WiZe Coffee Leaf
Wize Coffee Leaf is the global leader in Coffee Leaf Tea production, research, and innovation.
Scrapless prevents food waste by connecting hungry individuals with suppliers having excess food through its food marketplace application.
Susgrainable Health Foods
Susgrainable produces healthy and sustainable flours using upcycled ingredients from beverage producers.
GLG Leading Life Technologies
Leading sustainable and vertically integrated producer of zero-calorie natural sweeteners including high-purity.
Country Prime Meats Ltd.
Country Prime Meats Ltd. operates as a manufacturer of shelf stable meat snacks.
brewhound – The Happy Hour App
Happy hour Vancouver plans, sorted. Accurate food & drink specials at your fingertips, from bars and restaurants in Vancouver (Canada).
Farafena is committed to good food with purpose they invest in women farmers in Africa to grow and harvest the purest grains and fruits.
Planted Meals is affordable and convenient ready to eat vegan meal delivery service to the greater Vancouver area in BC.
Sacred Foods provides snack food items with wholesome and minimally processed like lotus seeds.
Streamlined digital menu platform allowing safe and easy contactless ordering.
nutriFoodie is an organization focused on nutrition education through food-literacy, multi-cultural cooking skills, intuitive eating.
White Spot is a food and beverage delivery company located in W Vancouver.
Browns Restaurant Group
Browns Restaurant Group is a dining franchising business that focuses on the dining experience and innovative food.
Tubify, is a one-of-a-kind freezie. Made with 100% fruit ingredients, coconut milk, gluten-free, vegan, all-organic, and naturally sourced.
Peqish Food Company
Peqish is a food processing company that has nutritious ingredients, and delicious food created by doctors and chefs.
Coho Services delivers services in the field of hotel operations, revenue management, HR and accounting.
Chillidash provides a white-labeled website with online ordering, dashboard, and marketing tools to restaurants, bars, and cafes
Meal Butler Club
Meal Butler Club is the latest food delivery marketplace.
Phivida Holdings is a food & beverage company that believes that the best way to maintain overall health is through whole plant nutrition.
Arev Nanotec Brands Inc.
Arev Nanotec Brands Inc. produces & sells ingredients produced via its proprietary extraction for the use in natural health & other sectors.
Trialto Wine Group
Trialto Wine Group is an importer of premium wines and spirits.
All Nature is a pet food company that delivers pet food and treats.
La Casita Gastown
La Casita Gastown is a Mexican food restaurant.
Gourmate is an app to personalized healthy recipes in 30 seconds smartly.
The Artona Group Inc.
Family-owned Artona has been producing portraits for families since 1909.
Twomato, an online food ordering site which allows customers to conveniently and securely place orders, currently operates in 13 countries.
LeanLife Health produces and sells omega-3 fatty acid products.
Kitskitchen is a reputable plant-based soup company with a portfolio of gourmet products that are currently available in many online.
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Culinary Caper is a Hospitality company located in Cleveland, Ohio, United States.
Halalme is a mobile app platform that finds halal restaurants nearby you.
Hydrator Elite is the Natural Sports drink with no artificial flavours colours or preservatives of any kind.
Cookgift provides recipes based on the inventory available at home.
Verrus has pioneered pay by phone services beginning with North America’s first pay by phone parking installation in 2001.
ZEKKO MATCHA is here to bring you the best organic Japanese matcha green tea.
Eminence Kids Foundation
We donate organic fruit and juices to seriously ill children around the world to aid in their recovery.
Tapicnic is a magical app that lets you order food from your favourite local Vancouver restaurants on your smartphone.
West Coast Marine-Bio Processing Corp
West Coast Marine-Bio Processing Corp is a privately held company that produces and supplies seaweeds.
Jasmine Mediterranean Foods
Jasmine Mediterranean Foods is one of the best online mediterranean food retailers in Canada.
Safeway is known for offering good value on everything from milk and juice to British meat and veg.
Find Chocolate is a website and application to find the chocolate shop.
Sip Life is an online supplier of fine food and wine in Canada.
FreshTAP is a food and beverage company
Triple O’s Restaurants
Triple O’s is the quick-service arm of White Spot Restaurants founded by the legendary Nat Bailey.
All-natural, low calorie d-ribose based sports drink
A service that curates high-quality furnishings according to the client’s taste.
I-5 Holdings Ltd.
I-5 Holdings Ltd. produces and processes cannabis related products.
5 Five Delivery
5 Five Delivery is a restaurant aggregator and delivery service company.
Workplace essentials for office and remote teams
Dinento Solutions Inc.