2000's - 2011
2000- CPMA, Co-Founds the Canadian Supply Chain Food Safety Coalition and helps launch the Dispute Resolution Corporation (DRC).
2002 - CPMA supports development and launch of Can Trace Data Standard: the foundation to the global standard for traceability
2004 - Formation of CPMA’s Grower Shipper Committee and CPMA’s North American Trade Committee
2006 - CPMA asked to serve as First Chair for IFPS and IFAVA.
2006 - CPMA announces the release of the Canadian Nationally Coordinated Retailer Assigned PLUs
2008 - CPMA launched our On-line Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Labelling Tool and Freggie Fridays In-School Program
2009 - CPMA partners with PMA and United Fresh Produce Association to launch the North American Produce Traceability initiative
2010 - CPMA’s Passion for Produce created as a program to provide rising stars within the produce industry the opportunity to expand their knowledge of the supply chain through mentorship and participation in various events
1983-2011 - Dan Dempster, Executive Vice President/President of CFWA/CPMA, succeeded by current President, Ron Lemaire