Celebrating 65 Years

Celebrating 65 Years For 65 wonderful years, Brandt Meats has been an iconic Canadian family business. It all started with Gerhard and Ida’s dream when they opened their very first deli on Dundas Street West in 1958. As our business grew, Gerhard and Ida expanded to multiple locations, and eventually opened a state-of-the-art manufacturing facility … Read more

2022 Star Women in Grocery winner Brigitte Brandt-Welzel (Q&A)

How did you get into the grocery/CPG business? I started working at an early age in our family business. When my father passed away in 1977, I was there to help my mother, Ida Brandt, after school. We had three retail deli stores in malls and a budding manufacturing and wholesale business. Together, with the … Read more