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Restaurants Canada held their annual RC Show 2018 entitled “UNLEASH YOUR SENSES” at the Enercare Centre from February 25 to 27, 2018.  This was a large and impressive trade show for restaurateurs to discover new products to improve their business operations and to make new connections.

The Future of Cannabis

Fascinating was the panel discussion, the Future of Cannabis,  on the legalization of marijuana in Canada and what the future will hold for the restaurant business as well as the future for medical marijuana. Dr. Peter M. Blecher, Chief Medical Officer, Starseed Medicinal Inc., discussed research in this area and how some medical cannabis cures pain but does not leave the patient high.  Also interesting was the opposition to its legalization by Big Pharma as they funded opposition to legalization proposals in the U.S.A.


Angelo Tsebelis, President, Starseed

Nick Dean, CEO of Emblem Corp

Dr. Peter M. Blecher, Chief Medical Officer, Starseed Medicinal Inc.

Shega Youngson, National Community Engagement Manager, Tweed, Canada


Interesting was the connected and automated ovens manufactured by Rational and Naboo.   Starting in 2013 according to its website, Lainox transformed itself from a manufacturing company into a software company creating Naboo, a “new generation of combination ovens which unites technology and know-how, is constantly connected to the Internet via Wi-Fi and the Lainox Cloud: an encyclopedia collecting chefs’ recipes from around the world.”

Exhibitors at RC SHOW 2018:

Exhibitors exhibited here due to the large number of foodservice and hospitality professionals who attend to find what they’re looking for. They’re looking for products and services to operate their businesses.

Attendees at the RC Show 2018:

For those in the hospitality business – owner, operator, president, c-suite executive,  buyer, manager, caterer, chef, hotelier or foodservice professional – this is the ideal trade show to attend because there are a large number of exhibits of innovative products and services,  Experts and leaders addressing trending topics,  roster of demos, seminars, tastings and competitions.

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About Restaurants Canada

Restaurants Canada is a national, not-for-profit association representing Canada’s restaurant and foodservice industry.   According to its website, this industry employs more than one million employees and has eighty thousand locations and serves 18 million customers a day.  For more information go to

This was a large and important trade show for restaurateurs to discover cutting edge products, what is new, to improve their business operations and to make new connections – check back her


e for next year’s event.

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