Food Safety Suppliers


Analytical Testing

  • Applied Biosystems
    Instruments, genotyping kits and microbial identification systems.
  • BioControl Systems, Inc.
    Microbiology tests for food safety, quality control and HACCP monitoring.
  • BioMérieux
    Reagents to conduct biological tests, such as the identification of a type of bacteria; instruments, for automated testing and software to process and interpret results of biological tests.
  • Bio-Rad Laboratories
    Environmental and quality control, food testing (standard and rapid media methods), GMO analysis, immune sera and water testing.
  • Charm Sciences
    Sanitation verification (ATP based) kits, and other food safety diagnostics — pasteurization verification, antibiotic, mycotoxin, pathogen and pesticide detection.
  • Dupont
    Microbial mapping techniques to address microbial contamination or spoilage issues in food products.
  • Easygel Rapid Microbiology
    Room temperature liquid, gels like agar when poured. Quantify E. coli in 12-14 hours. Useful to check plant and equipment sanitation with simple swab test.
  • Elisa Systems
    Food allergen test kits: almond, b-lactoglobulin, crustacean, buckwheat, casein, egg, hazelnut, peanut, sesame, soy and gluten.
  • Elisa Technologies
    Immunoassay testing kits and analytical testing services, including raw and cooked meat speciation, food proteins and allergens, anabolic steroids, antibiotics, parasitology, animal health and mycotoxins.
  • Gen-Probe
    Culture tests for the identification of mycobacterial, fungal and bacterial pathogens.
  • Hardy Diagnostics
    Culture media, rapid test kits, stains, reagents, dehydrated media, animal blood products, gas generators, specimen transports, QC organisms, susceptibility disks, petri plates, agar based prepared media and broths.
  • Hygienia
    Rapid hygiene monitoring systems, environmental collection systems and rapid dilution devices.
  • Med-Ox Diagnostics Inc.
    Culture media, equipment (culture media sterilization and pouring systems), bacterial serotyping antiserum, QC organisms, bacteriological confirmation kits, laboratory consumables, water testing products.
  • Microbiology International
    Automation equipment, rapid detection kits and consumable products for pathogen detection.
  • MicroBiologics
    Lyophilized microorganisms (more than 500 strains) for quality control in microbiology laboratories, specializing in industrial, food quality and environmental markets.
  • Neogen Corporation
    Food Safety test kits: natural toxins, foodborne bacteria, food allergens, sanitation, GMO, ruminant by-products, sulfites, pesticide and drugs residues.
  • R-Biophram, Inc.
    Enzyme immunoassays for the detection of residues in food and feed, test systems for rapid screening for mycotoxins, hormones and anabolics, antibiotics, vitamins and food allergens.
  • Randox Drug Residues
    Drug residue testing solutions including screening tools (ELISA based kits) for antimicrobials, growth promoting hormones and drugs of abuse in animals and different food commodities.
  • Remel
    Microbiology, parasitology, immunology, serology and virology products.
  • Roche Diagnostics
    Transmissible spongiform encephalopathies (TSE) testing, food safety testing, GMO testing, pathogen testing, spoilage testing kits.
  • Tecra Aller-tect
    Rapid pathogen testing, allergen testing, automation equipment, rapid toxin testing, rapid vitamin assays, microbiological media and supplements, biochemical ID kits, swabs, hygiene monitoring.
  • Tepnel Biosystems
    Test kits including: protein allergens (peanut, gluten, milk proteins, soya and sesame, and adulteration (pasta quality); species content in raw and cooked/canned foods, processed foods;  genetically modified foods, and fungal toxins such as Aflatoxins DON.
  • 3M Worldwide Microbiology
    Food Safety microbial test for the dairy, fruits and vegetables, meat, poultry, eggs, seafood, prepared and processed food industries. Microbial instruments and related products.
  • Scigiene
    Systems for HACCP programs including instruments for monitoring temperature (shipping, freezing, cooking) hygiene, allergens, etc.
  • Strategic Diagnostics Inc.
    Immunoassay-based test kits for both field testing and laboratory use. Contaminated waste assessment and remediation, water quality management, food labelling and transgenic crop seed production.
  • Weber Scientific
    Laboratory supplies and equipment for dairy and food processing industries. Product testing, both raw and finished.


Instrumentation

  • AB Sciex
    Scientific analytical tools including innovative instrument systems, intuitive software, pre-packaged test methods and chemistry reagents. Mass spectrometry technology to conduct quantitative and qualitative analysis across a wide range of applications, including food safety testing.
  • Alcom Electronics
    Business communication consultants, communications consultants, radio equipment, located in Winnipeg.
  • Allen Leigh Enterprise
    Wireless video monitoring systems including: alarm systems, reporting devices to two-way radios by Vertex Standard, CCTV equipment, digital video recorders, wireless video equipment (Cow Cam, livestock camera system) drive way alarms, watchful-eye camera system, implement cameras.
  • Agilent Technologies
    Instruments, software, consumables and services to identify, quantify and analyze physical and biological properties of substances and products. Products: microarrays, microfluidics, gas chromatography, liquid chromatography, mass spectrometry, software and informatics, and related consumables, reagents and services.
  • Arizona Instrument LLC
    Designs, manufactures, and markets precision instruments used in quality control, industrial process control, and environmental monitoring applications. Precision moisture analysis instruments.
  • Bentley Instruments
    Analytical instruments for milk and milk products, including: component analysis (fat, protein, lactose, etc), somatic cell counting, bacteria counting, urea determination.
  • Decagon Devices, Inc.
    Water activity instrumentation, environmental and soil research instrumentation, plant and environment monitoring instruments.
  • Eriez Metal Detectors
    Metal detection systems, cabinet X-Ray inspection systems for food, plastics and packaging applications. Magnetic, vibratory and inspection systems, including:  magnetic separation, metal detection and materials feeding, screening and conveying equipment for food processes.
  • Fortress Technology, Inc.
    Metal detector systems: conveyor metal detector, gravity metal detector, pipeline metal detector, web metal detector, lumber metal detector, large bag metal detector, e-type metal detector.
  • MD Packaging Inc. Product Inspection Division
    Metal detectors, X-ray systems, checkweigher systems, chemical imaging inline inspection systems, bottle and cap inspection, vision systems, rework and re-inspection services, calibrations and third party certifications.
  • Mettler-Toledo Safeline, Inc.
    Precision instruments: balances, pipettes, and pH meters. Calibration services. Equipment for product contaminant detection and quality assurance in the food industry, metal detection and x-ray inspection equipment and support services.
  • Quality Management, Inc.
    Sampling and monitoring devices to avoid bacteria, yeast, mold and other microbal contamination during processing. Devices used to aseptically inoculate or transfer cultures, nutrients or enzymes to bioreactors.
  • Quantum Electronics, Inc.
    Digital meter to determine moisture content. Upgrade the 919 model meter of Quantum Electronics by replacing the analog meter system with digital technology.
  • Rotronic
    Humidity instruments: transmitter, data logger or indicator for the measurement of relative humidity, dew point, water activity and other humidity parameters, humidity generator for calibration of probes.
  • Sartorius
    Filtration and separation products. Equipment and systems for weighing; measurement and automation technology for laboratory and industrial applications.
  • Scigiene
    Wide array of temperature monitoring systems, easy to use but advanced wireless systems, to high temperature dataloggers for cook processes as well as shipping dataloggers and thermometers.  
  • Tand D, LLC
    Wireless data loggers, devices for measuring and recording temperature, humidity, voltage.
  • Thermo Electron Corporation
    Analytical instrumentation, laboratory equipment and automation technologies, reagents and consumables.
  • Waters Corporation
    Instrumentation (high performance liquid chromatography (HPLC), mass spectrometry (MS), thermal analysis (TA) and rheology), and software products required for specific analytical applications.


Laboratory

  • Aes Chemunex
    Products for sample preparation, culture media and media preparation for food quality, incubation and temperature monitoring, rapid microbial testing, reagents for water quality monitoring.
  • Anachemia Canada
    ACS/Reagents: chemicals required for analytical labs. Standards for QC/QA: quality control/quality assurance products. Specialty: organic chemicals, media and other products for specialized applications. Custom formulation: products made to unique specifications. OEM: products made in partnership with original equipment manufacturers.
  • Bel-Art Products
    Scienceware items for use in the laboratory including: bags, beakers, bottles, centrifugeware, clamps and holders, containers, graduated cylinders, fume hoods, funnels and filters, glove boxes, labels, organizers, pipettors, safety products, siphons and pumps, magnetic stirring bars, stoppers.
  • BUCHI Laboratory Equipment
    Laboratory equipment and analytical instruments for research, development laboratories, and quality control, including: nutritional analysis, sample preparation,  NIR (near infrared) equipment, or preparative flash chromatography.
  • Canadawide Scientific
    Wide range of instruments, supplies and chemicals from A to Z.
  • Charm Sciences
    Sanitation verification (ATP based) kits, and other food safety diagnostics — pasteurization verification, antibiotic, mycotoxin, pathogen and pesticide detection.
  • EMD Chemicals Inc.
    High purity chemicals, analytical reagents, and products for laboratory applications (instrumental analytical chemistry and life science).
  • Fisher Scientific
    Analytical instuments, equipment, consumables and laboratory supplies. Products include technologies for elemental analysis, sample preparation, informatics, and high-purity chemistry production, immunodiagnostic testing, air and water quality monitoring and process control.
  • Remel
    Extensive line of quality control and assurance products for the food & beverage industry.
  • Sigma Aldrich
    Biochemical and organic chemical products and kits used in scientific research, and biotechnology. Wide range of laboratories supplies.
  • Scigiene
    Automated wireless monitoring systems of lab refrigerators, freezers and incubators. National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) traceable certifications of most thermometers, dataloggers and portable temperature devices. MicroSnap pathogen detection systems and microbial sample collection systems.
  • Solar Biologicals, Inc.
    Products for food microbiology/HACCP laboratory including: swab sampling kits (beef/swine kits, ground meat kit, poultry rinse kits, drag swabs, antibiotic residue test)
  • Torrey Pines Scientific, Inc.
    Analog and digital chilling and heating equipment for use in chemical, biotech, and environmental laboratories.
  • VWR
    Distributor of scientific equipment, supplies, chemicals and furniture.


Safety

  • BioControl Systems, Inc.
    Microbiology tests for food safety, quality control and HACCP monitoring.
  • Charm Sciences
    Sanitation verification (ATP based) kits, and other food safety diagnostics — pasteurization verification, antibiotic, mycotoxin, pathogen and pesticide detection.
  • DuPont Personal Protection
    Personal protection garments for the food processing industry.
  • EncapSulite
    Quality Protection in Safety Lighting for the Food, Pharmaceutical, and Commercial Industries. Protective Shatterproof Fluorescent Safety Coatings.
  • Fisher Safety
    Occupational safety products, clean room supplies, and services. 
  • Goff's Clean Curtains
    Curtains for food processing lines and washdown operations.
  • Gojo
    Hand hygiene devices. Hand soap (non-antimicrobial), antimicrobial /antibacterial, hand soap, hand sanitizer, medium and heavy duty hand cleaner.
  • Goudsmit Magnetics
    Magnets and magnetic systems for a vast range of applications. Filter magnets that retain ferrous particles even under high pressure conditions.
  • Handgards Inc.
    Food safety and food handling products, protective product include food storage solutions, gloves, stock and custom aprons, shoe coverings and bibs, bags and rack covers.
  • Kusel Equipment Co.
    Stainless steel floor drains to keep a food plant clean and safe.
  • LSS.com Lab Safety Supplies
    Laboratory safety supplies and services. Material handling, respirators, gloves, safety glasses, personal safety, maintenance, chemical storage, labware, public safety.
  • PolyConversions Incorporated
    Personal protective wear, aprons, sleeves, gowns, boots, gloves, shoe covers.
  • Safety Rescue Gear
    Protective wear, eye protection, fire safety, foot protection, safety training videos, face-head protection.
  • SFK America, Inc.
    Safety equipment for ergonomic working conditions. Adjustable platforms to secure correct working height; lifting equipment to minimize heavy lifting; process equipment, minimizing physically tough work processes; pick-and-place robots, removing the strain of monotonous working processes connected to packaging. 
  • Shat-r-shield
    Plastic-coated, shatterproof lamps and lighting products. Safety coated lamps.
  • Thomas and Betts
    Cable ties with a compound that is detectable by X-ray equipment, metal detectors and visual inspection. Help reduce the risk of product contamination.
  • Wells Lamont Industry Group
    Hand protection including cut resistant, heat resistant, general purpose, liquid/chemical resistant, and leather gloves.


Sanitation

  • ATP Cleaning Supplies
    Industrial cleaning supplies and cleaning products available online. Supplier of specialist hygiene and maintenance chemicals throughout the UK, with over 25 years of experience in the industrial cleaning sector. Technical advice provided.
  • Best Sanitizers Inc.
    Wide range of hand and surface sanitizers for food and non-food contact surfaces. Including sanitizer for water sensitive areas, chemical sensitive equipment, and tools.
  • Biomist
    Sanitizing system that sprays a sanitizing solution of concentrated alcohols preventing the flammability danger usually caused by alcohols.  
  • Birko Corporation
    Cleaning,z sanitation and production chemicals, and specialized chemical delivery equipment for HACCP meat, poultry and food plants. Technical assistance with any difficult cleaning or sanitation situation or with a complete sanitation audit.
  • Charm Sciences
    Sanitation verification (ATP based) kits, and other food safety diagnostics — pasteurization verification, antibiotic, mycotoxin, pathogen and pesticide detection.
  • Ecolab
    Plant-wide cleaning and sanitation solutions, broad range of food surface antimicrobial treatments, industry-specific water management expertise and pest elimination services.  Products for : dairy (milk, ice cream, cheese, yogurt and whey), protein (beef, pork and poultry), beverage (soft drink, water and juice), brewing, fruit and vegetable, and other food processes.
  • Kemco Systems
    Water heaters, heat recovery, and water treatment systems including water treatment, water filtration, and water processing.
  • Kimberly-Clark Professional
    Paper towels, facial tissue, wipers, protection apparel, gloves, masks, soaps/hand washing sanitizers.
  • Meritech, Inc.
    Hygiene systems for eliminating bacteria and virus. Hand washing and boot washing equipment. 
  • Munters
    Condensation control systems for food processing areas.
  • Ozone Systems, Inc.
    Ozone generating equipment used for killing bacteria, mold and mildew on food contact surfaces.
  • Scigiene
    Hygiena ATP hygiene monitoring systems including SystemSure Plus meter, Ultrasnap swabs and Q-swabs for microbial sampling and validation of cleaning and sanitation programs.  
  • Sika Canada, Inc.
    Floor systems for wet and dry processing areas, wash stations, coolers, freezers, chemical containment, dry storage and warehouse areas.
  • Spraying Systems Co.
    Industrial spray products, spray nozzles and accessories. Wash nozzles, cleaning and sanitation spray guns.
  • Sterilex
    Antimicrobial, anti-biofilm, and decontamination products for biofilm removal, biodecontamination, and chemical decontamination.
  • Tersano Inc., lotus PRO
    Device that creates stabilized aqueous ozone for cleaning and sanitizing hard, inanimate, pre-cleaned surfaces in and around food processing areas.
  • Zep
    Maintenance, cleaning and sanitation products including detergents, disinfectants, hand cleaners, degreasers, deodorants.

Manitoba Agriculture, Food and Rural Development does not endorse any of the food safety suppliers included in the list. Manitoba Agriculture, Food and Rural Development assumes no legal liability or responsibility for the results to be obtained from using these contacts.

For more information, email the CVO/Food Safety Knowledge Centre or call 204-795-8418 in Winnipeg.