Home Products: Lift Innovations Herb Grinder ๐Ÿ

Name: Lift Innovations

Products: Herb grinder

Manufactured In: Winnipeg, Manitoba

Where to Buy: Company website

Website:ย lift-innovations.ca

Canadian Owned: Yes

Life Innovations decided to revamp the herb grinder, a product that has existed for more than 100 years and hadn’t really changed much. The result of some classic Canadian innovation is a stylish, highly functional product that gives you a better grind of your herbs with less hassle. Plus they’ll ship it free throughout Canada.

Jackets: Arctic Bay ๐Ÿ

Name:ย Arctic Bay

Products:ย Winter outerwear (parkas, coats, jackets)

Manufactured In:ย Winnipeg, MB

Where to buy:ย Online, various dealers

Website:ย arctic-bay.ca

Canadian Owned:ย Yes

Arctic Bay is a manufacturer of winter clothing. Their parkas, coats, and jackets are all made in Winnipeg, as detailed on this page. They also carry accessories, though it’s unclear where those are made. It is worth noting here that they use coyote, beaver, and fox fur as well as duck down.

Mattresses: Sleepwell Bedding ๐Ÿ

Name:ย Sleepwell Bedding

Products:ย Mattresses

Manufactured In:ย Winnipeg, Manitoba

Where to buy:ย Online, showrooms, factory outlet

Website:ย sleepwellbedding.ca

Canadian Owned:ย Yes

Founded in Winnipeg in 1992, Sleepwell Bedding produces a large collection of mattresses, budget to luxury, with a focus on customer satisfaction. They have a large collection of mattresses and related products.

Hats & Accessories: Crowncap ๐Ÿ

Name:ย Crowncap

Products:ย Hats, vests, scarves, headbands, earmuffs, workwear, gloves, mittens, bags

Manufactured In:ย Winnipeg, MB (some possibly international)

Where to buy:ย Online, various retailers

Website:ย crowncap.com

Canadian Owned: Yes

Crowncap has been manufacturing headwear since 1934, initially making textile headwear for farmers in Western Canada. They have a large variety of high quality hats and other products. If one of their products is made in Canada, it is clearly listed as such on their website.

Food: Floating Leaf Fine Foods ๐Ÿ

Name: Floating Leaf Fine Foods

Products: Rice blends

Manufactured In: Winnipeg, Manitoba

Where to Buy: eatwildrice.ca/where-to-buy/

Website: eatwildrice.ca

Canadian Owned:ย Yes

Floating Leaf is a family-owned business making a variety of products with wild rice. It appears that their rice is sourced from Minnesota and California, though it does grow in the northern prairie lakes. You can find their products online through Amazon as well as grocery stores across the country.

Confectionery: Mordens’ of Winnipeg ๐Ÿ

Name: Mordens’ of Winnipeg

Products: Chocolates including Russian Mints, Toasted Coconut Marshmallows, Cashews etc.

Manufactured In: Winnipeg, Manitoba

Where to Buy: Factory store in Winnipeg, some grocery stores

Website: mordenschocolate.com

Canadian Owned: Yes

Fred Mordenย Sr. and his son Blake officially opened Winnipegโ€™s first chocolate-making business in 1959. Blakeโ€™s wife Shirley joined the business. and when their children, Fred Jr. and Cara-Lee were old enough, they were also enlisted into the family business.

Theย Mordenย family now offers more than 70 packaged and loose products at their 674 Sargent Avenue factory / storefront and Mordensโ€™ Chocolate has become internationally famous.

Bed Linens/Mattresses: Shepherd’s Dream ๐Ÿ

Name: Shepherd’s Dream

Products: Wool-filled bedding (mattresses, pillows, comforters, protectors, etc.)

Manufactured In: Roseau River, Vita and Winnipeg in Manitoba

Where to Buy: Online

Website: shepherdsdream.ca

Canadian Owned: Yes

The Shepherd’s Dream concept originated in California in 1997. The Canadian arm was started by the founder’s sister in 2002. They source their wool for smaller products from Canada, but the wool for larger products, such as their mattresses, is sourced from California. This is due to the processing required, which isn’t available in Canada.

This small by choice business hand-makes their products. They also source and offer organic cotton bed linens that are made in Vancouver.

Breakfast Food: Adagio Acres ๐Ÿ

Name: Adagio Acres

Products: Organic oats

Manufactured In: Lundar, Manitoba

Where to Buy: Online and locations across Manitoba and Alberta

Website: adagioacres.com

Canadian Owned: Yes

A contributor tells us that Adagio’s Rolled Naked Oats make the best oatmeal they’ve ever had. They are grown organically and available at a variety of restaurants, such as in the Canadian Human Rights Museum and they’re also used at the Royal Winnipeg Ballet School.

Miscellaneous: Vineyard Dogs Publishing ๐Ÿ

Name: Vineyard Dogs Publishing Inc.

Products: Vineyard Dogs of the Okanagan

Manufactured In: Manitoba

Where to Buy: Online and at featured vineyards

Website: vineyarddogsbook.ca

Canadian Owned: Yes

From the publisher: “144 pages of exquisitely curated images, poetry and prose.ย  A showcase of beautiful Okanagan wineries and their beloved canines. 11โ€x 9โ€ landscape hardcover book with dustjacket. A 100% Canadian product- from photography, written word, design through production. Printed in Canada on paper from responsibly managed forests and verified recycled sources.”

Honey: BeeMaid ๐Ÿ

Name: BeeMaid

Products: Liquid and creamed varieties of honey

Manufactured In: Winnipeg, Manitoba

Where to Buy: Grocery stores mainly in Western Canada

Website: beemaid.com

Canadian Owned: Yes

BeeMaid is owned by Canadian beekeepers, and has been producing honey since 1954. They source their products from beekeepers in Western Canada, from Manitoba through BC.