Lessons learned from empty shelves

March 24, 2022

There’s a principle taught to engineering students: If you want to see how something works, watch what happens when it comes apart. (And if you’re a parent, you know a lot of kids figure this out on their own.) We all had a front-row seat to the dismantling of our international logistics system when COVID … Read More

Kahntact wins award for series about sustainable beef production

February 14, 2022

Kahntact Marketing facilitated a partnership between university and college chefs, groups promoting sustainability in Canadian beef, and The Toronto Star’s nationwide media network Securing a story in Canada’s largest city’s daily newspaper represents a significant achievement. Getting a 16-part series benefitting multiple stakeholders wins you a major prize. Cooking by Degrees, a 16-story series published … Read More

Agri-Food Hopes and Wishes for 2022

January 21, 2022

January is the time for resolutions, fresh starts and new ideas. In that vein, here are a few of my personal hopes and wishes for Canadian farmers and those who work in the agri-food sector in 2022. COVID under control – While the Canadian agri-food sector has weathered the two years of pandemic relatively well, … Read More

Kahntact caps off year of growth with big wins at advertising awards show

November 26, 2021

Kahntact continues to evolve after winning 10 awards for both agriculture and food marketing at Best of CAMA 2021 Kahntact took home 10 awards at the Canadian Agri-Marketing Association’s “Best of CAMA” awards show last week. “This year we won with entries that highlighted our expertise in both agriculture and food communications,” says Len Kahn, … Read More

Kahntact team grows again by adding project-management depth

October 26, 2021

Brittany Krueger brings excellent project-management skills honed through broad-based agency experience GUELPH, ON – October 26, 2021 — Kahntact, a Guelph-based advertising agency specializing in communications for agriculture and food, has hired a new senior project manager in preparation for rapid growth. Brittany Krueger has a unique blend of skills and experience earned in fast-paced, … Read More