We have been part of "Aliments préparés au Québec" since our very beginnings, and are proud of it. Founded in 1996 by members of the Quebec agri-food sector, Aliments du Québec is a non-profit organization whose mission is to promote the agri-food industry through the "Aliments du Québec" and "Aliments prepares au Québec" brands. A product "Aliments préparés au Québec" is any product completely processed and packaged in Quebec.
According to a Harris Interactive study, there are about 7.3 million vegetarians in America, and 23 million people on a "vegetarian inclined" diet. According to a study by Dietitians of Canada, 4% of Canadians (1.4 million) are vegetarians and about 1.4% (475,000) are vegans. Our certification ensures that our products comply with their food standards.