Registration - In-house Organization

FOOD AND CONSUMER PRODUCTS OF CANADA / Produits alimentaires et de consommation du Canada / Michael Graydon, Chief Executive Officer

Registration Information
In-house Organization name: FOOD AND CONSUMER PRODUCTS OF CANADA / Produits alimentaires et de consommation du Canada
Previous in-house organization names
Responsible Officer Name: Michael Graydon, Chief Executive Officer 
Responsible Officer Change History
Initial registration start date: 2003-11-04
Registration status: Active
Registration Number: 928328-231
Associated Communications

Total Number of Communication Reports: 700

Monthly communication reports in the last 6 months: 62

Version 1 of 54 (2003-11-04 to 2004-05-17)

Version 1 of 54 (2003-11-04 to 2004-05-17) was submitted prior to the Lobbying Act coming into force on July 2, 2008. Due to different information requirements at that time, the registration is presented in the following format.

A. Organization Information

Organization: FOOD AND CONSUMER PRODUCTS OF CANADA
301 - 885 DON MILLS ROAD
DON MILLS, ON  M3C 1V9
Canada
Telephone number: 416-510-8024
Fax number: 416-510-8043  
Responsible officer name and position during the period of this registration: NANCY CROITORU, PRESIDENT & CEO  
 
Description of the organization's activities: FCPMC MEMBER COMPANIES PROVIDE CANADIAN WITH SAFE, NUTRITIOUS AND HIGH-QUALITY PRODUCTS SOLD THROUGH RETAIL GROCERY, DRUG, CONVENIENCE, MASS MERCHANDISE AND FOODSERVICE DISTRIBUTION CHANNELS.
Organization's membership or classes of membership: FCPMC IS THE INDUSTRY ASOCIATION REPRESENTING 150 CANADIAN OPERATED MEMBER COMPANIES THAT MANUFACTURE AND MARKET A WIDE ARRAY OF FOOD AND CONSUMER PRODUCTS THAT ARE INTEGRAL TO DAILY LIFE AT HOME, WORK AND LEISURE.
 
Was the organization funded in whole or in part by any domestic or foreign government institution in the last completed financial year? No
 

B. Lobbyists Employed by the Organization

Name: NANCY CROITORU
Position title: PRESIDENT & CEO
Public offices held: N/A. Disclosure of this information was not a requirement prior to June 20, 2005.
 
Name: LAURIE CURRY
Position title: VICE PRESIDENT, PUBLIC POLICY & SCIENTIFIC AFFAIRS
Public offices held: N/A. Disclosure of this information was not a requirement prior to June 20, 2005.
 
Name: KRISTINA FIXTER
Position title: PUBLIC POLICY COORDINATOR
Public offices held: N/A. Disclosure of this information was not a requirement prior to June 20, 2005.
 
Name: GEORGE FLEISCHMANN
Position title: PRESIDENT & CEO
Public offices held: N/A. Disclosure of this information was not a requirement prior to June 20, 2005.
 
Name: ROBIN GARRETT
Position title: VICE PRESIDENT MEMBER SERVICES & COMMUNICATIONS
Public offices held: N/A. Disclosure of this information was not a requirement prior to June 20, 2005.
 
Name: AMALIA KYRIACOU
Position title: DIRECTOR, COMMUNICATIONS
Public offices held: N/A. Disclosure of this information was not a requirement prior to June 20, 2005.
 
Name: PESKUN NADEAN
Position title: PUBLIC POLICY COORDINATOR
Public offices held: N/A. Disclosure of this information was not a requirement prior to June 20, 2005.
 
Name: CAROLYN O'BRIEN
Position title: DIRECTOR, SCIENTIFIC & REGULATORY AFFAIRS
Public offices held: N/A. Disclosure of this information was not a requirement prior to June 20, 2005.
 
Name: KATHARINE SCHMIDT
Position title: DIRECTOR, PUBLIC POLICY
Public offices held: N/A. Disclosure of this information was not a requirement prior to June 20, 2005.
 
Name: ELAINE SMITH
Position title: VICE PRESIDENT, CUSTOMER POLICY
Public offices held: N/A. Disclosure of this information was not a requirement prior to June 20, 2005.
 

C. Lobbying Activity Information

Federal departments or organizations which have been or will be communicated with during the course of the undertaking: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada (AAFC), CANADIAN FOOD INPECTION AGENCY, Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA), Citizenship and Immigration Canada, Environment Canada, Finance Canada (FIN), Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada (DFAITC), Health Canada (HC), Human Resources Development Canada (HRDC), Industry Canada, Natural Resources Canada (NRCan), Office of the Information and Privacy Commissioner (OIPC), Privy Council Office (PCO), Revenue Canada (RC)
Communication techniques that have been used or are expected to be used in the course of the undertaking:
Grass-roots communication, Informal communications, Meetings, Other types: CONSULTATIONS, Presentations, Telephone calls, Written communications, whether in hard copy or electronic format
 
Subject Matter: Areas of Concern: Agriculture, Employment and Training, Energy, Environment, Health, Industry, International Trade, Science and Technology, Taxation and Finance, Transportation
 
Subject Matter: Retrospective: COMMUNICATION/CONSULTATION ON GOVERNMENT CONSULTATION PROCESSES: HEALTH CANADA REGULATORY REVIEW; NUTRITION LABELLING AND HEALTH CLAIM INITIATIVES; NUTRIENT CONTENT CLAIMS; NOVEL FOODS; FOOD LABELLING AND ADVERTISING; BIOTECHNOLOGY; ENVIRONMENT CANADA (CEPA); TAX POLICY; FOOD SAFETY; ACRYLAMIDE; USER FEES.
Subject Matter: Prospective: COMMUNICATION/CONSULTATION ON: GOVERNMENT CONSULTATION PROCESS: HEALTH CANADA REGULATORY REVIEW; HEALTH CLAIMS; NUTRIENT ENRICHMENT; ALLERGEN LABELLING; FOOD SAFETY; BIOTECHNOLOGY; ENVIRONMENT (CEPA); BORDER SECURITY; INTERNATIONAL TRADE; ACRYLAMIDE; HEALTHY LIVING; ANIMAL WELFARE; AGRI-FOOD POLICY