Rising Food Costs? CCA Can Help!

Posted on December 1, 2014 by Catherine Ross

Foodbuy Canada - New LogoJoin the over 100 Canadian camps that are currently purchasing their food and other products (kitchen equipment, office supplies, paper products) through Foodbuy, a new CCA Partner. Foodbuy works with all major national distributors to bring you the best prices.

Foodbuy is Canada’s largest procurement services organization supporting the food service industry. They have over 30,000 products under contract with more than 300 manufacturers that are all supported by the major distributors. These food and non-food contracts provide Foodbuy members with exclusive pricing and rebates that guarantee savings in all areas of your business. Foodbuy’s strategy of being client oriented first is what drives their team’s success and innovation.


  • Saves you money (300+ Contracted Manufacturers)
  • Sends you a monthly rebate cheque
  • Provides a dedicated account management team
  • Supports the CCA and the Provincial Camping Associations

Contact Brian Laughton ( today to receive a free savings analysis!



Communications Officer at Canadian Camping Association
Catherine's lifelong love of camping began in 1953 when she accompanied her mother, the new camp cook, to Camp Tanamakoon in Algonquin Park. She remained at Tan until 1978 as a camper and in several staff roles. After five years as a teacher, in 1979, Catherine and her husband George purchased Camp Mi-A-Kon-Da for girls in Parry Sound, Ontario which they owned for 20 years. Catherine has served on the Board of the Ontario Camps Association, and is Past President of the Society of Camp Directors. She is currently Communications Officer on the Board of the CCA. She is past editor of Camps Canada, published by the CCA, and the OCAasional News, the newsletter of the OCA. She is the author of four publications. Her articles on camping have appeared in numerous magazines.