ARCHIVED - Trans Fat Monitoring Program

Data Tables for the Third Set of Monitoring Data


Nutrition information from food labels from pre-packaged foods from grocery stores include:
Table 1: Nutrition information obtained from the Nutrition Facts tables from cookie labels
CompanyThis column identifies the food company. Product Name/ DescriptionThis column identifies the food products that were chosen for analysis. Sampling DateThis column identifies when the food product was analyzed. Fat
(% by
weight
of food)This column indicates the fat content of the food as a percentage by weight.
TFA1
(% of total fat)This column indicates the trans fats (TFAs) expressed as a % of the total fat content. The target is the 5% limit recommended by the Trans Fat Task Force.
SFA2
(% of
total
fat)This column indicates the saturated fats (SFAs) expressed as a % of the total fat content. The levels of SFAs are included along with TFAs, since SFAs are also a risk factor for heart disease.
TFA + SFA
(% of
total
fat)This column indicates the sum of the TFAs and SFAs expressed as a % of the total fat.

Biscuits Leclerc Ltd.

Leclerc, Celebration Café Wafers

March 2008

31.6

25.0

33.3

58.3

Biscuits Leclerc Ltd.

Leclerc, Distinction Dark Chocolate Fingers

March 2008

24.2

12.5

50.0

62.5

Biscuits Leclerc Ltd.

Leclerc, Maple Leaf

March 2008

19.4

33.3

25.0

58.3

Biscuits Leclerc Ltd.

Leclerc, Quattro Belgian Chocolate

March 2008

23.1

0.0

33.3

33.3

Biscuits Leclerc Ltd.

Leclerc, Social Tea

March 2008

13.3

0.0

50.0

50.0

Biscuits Leclerc Ltd.

Leclerc, Tradition Jelly Sponge

March 2008

9.0

28.6

28.6

57.2

Biscuits Leclerc Ltd.

Leclerc, Vital Oat & Dark Chocolate

March 2008

24.0

0.0

25.0

25.0

Cadbury Ltd.

Cadbury, Milk Chocolate Finger Biscuit

March 2008

27.3

1.1

50.0

51.1

Danone

LU,  Crepe Dark Chocolate Cream Roll

March 2008

18.5

2.0

60.0

62.0

Danone

LU, Le Petit Ecolier, Dark chocolate

March 2008

25.0

16.7

66.7

83.4

Danone

LU, Pims, Orange

March 2008

12.0

0.0

50.0

50.0

Dare Foods Ltd.

Dare, Bear Paws Baked Apple

March 2008

14.0

0.0

28.6

28.6

Dare Foods Ltd.

Dare, Breaktime Chocolate Chip

March 2008

16.7

20.0

40.0

60.0

Dare Foods Ltd.

Dare, Econo Chocolate Fiddle Stix

March 2008

21.2

7.1

71.4

78.5

Dare Foods Ltd.

Dare, Econopack Shortbread

March 2008

27.8

15.0

50.0

65.0

Dare Foods Ltd.

Dare, Econopack Shortbread

March 2008

27.8

15.0

50.0

65.0

Dare Foods Ltd.

Dare, Maxi Fruits Fieldberries

March 2008

12.9

0.0

44.4

44.4

Dare Foods Ltd.

Dare, Maxi Fruits Fieldberries3

May 2008

14.3

0.0

30.0

30.0

Dare Foods Ltd.

Dare, Meteo Caramel

March 2008

16.7

8.0

70.0

78.0

Dare Foods Ltd.

Dare, Normandie Fingers

March 2008

20.6

2.9

71.4

74.3

Dare Foods Ltd.

Dare, Simple Pleasures Almond

March 2008

16.7

4.0

40.0

44.0

Dare Foods Ltd.

Dare, Simple Pleasures Almond4

May 2008

20.0

0.0

33.3

33.3

Dare Foods Ltd.

Dare, Ti-Coq

March 2008

13.9

2.0

60.0

62.0

Dare Foods Ltd.

Dare, Traditions Goglu5

March 2008

12.9

25.0

25.0

50.0

Dare Foods Ltd.

Dare, Traditions Petit Beurre6

March 2008

9.7

16.7

33.3

50.0

Dare Foods Ltd.

Dare, Ultimate Chocolate Fudge

March 2008

32.1

16.7

55.6

72.3

Dare Foods Ltd.

Dare, Ultimate Cinnamon Danish

March 2008

16.7

33.3

25.0

58.3

Dare Foods Ltd.

Dare, Ultimate Coconut Crème

March 2008

26.3

10.0

60.0

70.0

Dare Foods Ltd.

Dare, Village Traditions7

March 2008

8.3

20.0

20.0

40.0

Dare Foods Ltd.

Dare, Viva Puffs Raspberry

March 2008

15.0

6.7

75.0

81.7

Dare Foods Ltd.

Dare, Wagon Wheels Original

March 2008

14.3

2.0

80.0

82.0

Dare Foods Ltd.

Dare, Whippet Original

March 2008

15.0

0.0

55.6

55.6

Hershey Canada Inc.

Hershey, Cookies Reese

March 2008

28.6

1.2

37.5

38.7

Kelsen A/S

Royal Dansk, Butter Cookies

March 2008

23.3

0.0

64.3

64.3

La Petite Bretonne Inc.

La Petite Bretonne, Grandma Cookies

March 2008

10.0

0.0

40.0

40.0

Loblaws Inc.

Farmers Market, Cookies S’mores

March 2008

17.5

2.9

50.0

52.9

Loblaws Inc.

Farmers Market, Homestyle Tea Biscuit Raisin

March 2008

8.2

1.4

28.6

30.0

Loblaws Inc.

No Name, Mr. Chippy Chocolate Chip Cookies

March 2008

23.3

0.0

50.0

50.0

Loblaws Inc.

No Name, Social Tea8

March 2008

13.6

22.2

22.2

44.4

Loblaws Inc.

No Name, Striped Shortbread

March 2008

21.7

2.0

70.0

72.0

Loblaws Inc.

No Name, Vanilla Sugar Wafers9

March 2008

33.3

30.0

20.0

50.0

Loblaws Inc.

President’s Choice, Arrow-Root

March 2008

15.6

0.0

8.0

8.0

Loblaws Inc.

President’s Choice, Belgian Chocolate

March 2008

23.1

1.7  

58.3

60.0

Loblaws Inc.

President’s Choice, Cantuccini Almond Biscotti

March 2008

18.8

0.0

25.0

25.0

Loblaws Inc.

President’s Choice, Chocolate Chunk Brownie

March 2008

19.4

0.0

41.7

41.7

Loblaws Inc.

President’s Choice, Concerto

March 2008

23.3

0.0

57.1

57.1

Loblaws Inc.

President’s Choice, The Decadent Chocolate Chip Cookies

March 2008

25.8

1.2

62.5

63.7

Loblaws Inc.

President’s Choice, Lassy Mogs

March 2008

22.6

4.3  

42.9

47.2

Loblaws Inc.

President’s Choice, Raisin First

March 2008

19.2

10.0

60.0

70.0

Loblaws Inc.

President’s Choice, Raspberry Temptations

March 2008

4.9

2.1

42.9

45.0

Milano Foods and Biscuits Ltd.

Milano, GT Lady Fingers

March 2008

8.6

0.0

50.0

50.0

Milano Foods and Biscuits Ltd.

Milano, Maria Milk

March 2008

8.3

16.0

20.0

36.0

Milano Foods and Biscuits Ltd.

Milano, S Biscuits

March 2008

16.0

0.0

37.5

37.5

Pepsico Foods Canada Inc.

Quaker, Chocolate Chip

March 2008

23.1

16.7

33.3

50.0

S.A. Desobry

Desobry, Platinum Belgian Assortment

March 2008

28.1

11.1

45.5

56.6

Saputo Inc.

Vachon, Lady Fingers

March 2008

16.9

0.9

72.7

73.6

Saputo Inc.

Vachon, Miami Vanilla

March 2008

20.0

1.0

50.0

51.0

ShaSha Co.

ShaSha, Organic Ginger Snap Cookies

March 2008

13.3

0.0

25.0

25.0

Sobeys Inc.

Compliments, Exceptional Chunky Chocolate Chip

March 2008

22.0

2.2

66.7

68.9

Sobeys Inc.

Compliments, Maple Cream

March 2008

21.2

28.6

21.4

50.0

United Biscuits Ltd.

McVities, Digestive

March 2008

20.0

1.7

50.0

51.7

Verdener Keks-und Waffelfabrik Hans Frietag GmbH & Co. KG

Hans Frietag Desiree Wafers

March 2008

33.3

0.0

90.0

90.0

Voortman Cookies Ltd.

Voortman, Apple Turnovers

March 2008

13.0

0.0

28.6

28.6

Voortman Cookies Ltd.

Voortman, Chunky Chip

March 2008

21.1

0.0

25.0

25.0

Voortman Cookies Ltd.

Voortman, Flax Seed Omega-3

March 2008

16.7

0.0

22.2

22.2

Voortman Cookies Ltd.

Voortman, Fudge Striped Digestive

March 2008

26.3

0.0

40.0

40.0

Voortman Cookies Ltd.

Voortman, No Sugar Added Chocolate Wafers

March 2008

29.6

0.0

18.8

18.8

Voortman Cookies Ltd.

Voortman, Oatmeal Raisin Rolls

March 2008

18.4

0.0

28.6

28.6

Walkers Shortbread Ltd.

Walkers, Almond Shortbread

March 2008

29.4

4.0

60.0

64.0

Zellers Inc.

Truly, Maria Tea Biscuits

March 2008

17.1

0.0

66.7

66.7

1. TFA = trans fat
2. SFA = saturated fat
3. Data provided by the company. This new data is reflective of the reformulated “Maxi Fruit Fieldberries cookies”.
4. Data provided by the company. This new data is reflective of the reformulated “Simple Pleasures Almond cookies”.
5. The company has informed us that the product has been reformulated. The data presented in the table is not reflective of this change.
6. The company has informed us that the product has been reformulated. The data presented in the table is not reflective of this change.
7. The company has informed us that the product has been reformulated. The data presented in the table is not reflective of this change.
8. The company has informed us that the product has been reformulated. The data presented in the table is not reflective of this change.
9. The company has informed us that the product has been reformulated. The data presented in the table is not reflective of this change.
Table 2:  Nutrition information obtained from the Nutrition Facts tables from cracker labels
CompanyThis column identifies the food company. Product Name/ DescriptionThis column identifies the food products that were chosen for analysis. Sampling DateThis column identifies when the food product was analyzed. Fat
(% by
weight
of food)This column indicates the fat content of the food as a percentage by weight.
TFA1
(% of total fat)This column indicates the trans fats (TFAs) expressed as a % of the total fat content. The target is the 5% limit recommended by the Trans Fat Task Force.
SFA2
(% of
total
fat)This column indicates the saturated fats (SFAs) expressed as a % of the total fat content. The levels of SFAs are included along with TFAs, since SFAs are also a risk factor for heart disease.
TFA + SFA
(% of
total
fat)This column indicates the sum of the TFAs and SFAs expressed as a % of the total fat.

Biscuits Leclerc Ltd.

Leclerc, Vital Cheddar Heart Mini Cracker

March 2008

22.5

0.0

22.2

22.2

Chio-Wolf Magyarorszag Kft.

Wolf, Maxi Snacks

March 2008

20.0

0.0

45.0

45.0

Dare Foods Ltd

Dare, Grains First Spring Harvest

March 2008

22.7

0.0

20.0

20.0

Dare Foods Ltd

Dare, Vinta Original

March 2008

23.7

0.0

22.2

22.2

Dare Foods Ltd.

Dare, Breton Original

March 2008

20.0

0.0

62.5

62.5

Kashi Company

Kashi, TLC Original 7 Grain

March 2008

12.5

0.0

12.0

12.0

Kraft Canada Inc.

Christie, Bacon Dippers

March 2008

26.3

0.0

60.0

60.0

Kraft Canada Inc.

Christie, Bacon Dippers10

March 2008

26.3

0.0

30.0

30.0

Kraft Canada Inc.

Christie, Cheese Bits

March 2008

30.0

1.7

33.3

35.0

Kraft Canada Inc.

Christie, French Onion

March 2008

23.8

0.0

30.0

30.0

Kraft Canada Inc.

Christie, Multigrain Vegetable Thins

March 2008

22.5

0.0

33.3

33.3

Kraft Canada Inc.

Christie, Premium Plus Salted

March 2008

10.0

0.0

25.0

25.0

Kraft Canada Inc.

Christie, Rice Thins Original

March 2008

5.0

0.0

0.0

0.0

Kraft Canada Inc.

Christie, Ritz

March 2008

25.0

0.0

30.0

30.0

Kraft Canada Inc.

Christie, Ritz 100% Whole Grain

March 2008

22.5

0.0

11.1

11.1

Kraft Canada Inc.

Christie, Ritz 100% Whole Grain11

Sept 2008

22.5

0.0

22.2

22.2

Kraft Canada Inc.

Christie, Ritz Bits Cheese Sandwiches

March 2008

30.0

5.0

33.3

38.3

Kraft Canada Inc.

Christie, Ritz Cheese

March 2008

22.5

0.0

33.3

33.3

Kraft Canada Inc.

Christie, Ritz Chips Cheddar Stabillo

March 2008

19.6

5.0

15.0

20.0

Kraft Canada Inc.

Christie, Ritz Entertaining Buttercrisp

March 2008

20.0

0.0

10.0

10.0

Kraft Canada Inc.

Christie, Ritz Sticks Multigrain

March 2008

17.5

0.0

28.6

28.6

Kraft Canada Inc.

Christie, SnackWells Cracked Pepper

March 2008

10.5

0.0

50.0

50.0

Kraft Canada Inc.

Christie, Cracked Pepper12

July 2008

10.5

0.0

25.0

25.0

Kraft Canada Inc.

Christie, Snackwiches Ritz Real Cheese

March 2008

31.6

0.8

25.0

25.8

Kraft Canada Inc.

Christie, Sociables

March 2008

25.0

0.0

60.0

60.0

Kraft Canada Inc.

Christie, Sociables13

May 2008

25.0

0.0

30.0

30.0

Kraft Canada Inc.

Christie, Sour Cream & Chives

March 2008

23.8

2.0

60.0

62.0

Kraft Canada Inc.

Christie, Sour Cream & Chives14

June 2008

23.8

2.0

30.0

32.0

Kraft Canada Inc.

Christie, Stoned Wheat Thins

March 2008

9.5

0.0

20.0

20.0

Kraft Canada Inc.

Christie, Swiss Cheese

March 2008

23.7

2.2

55.6

57.8

Kraft Canada Inc.

Christie, Swiss Cheese15

May 2008

23.7

2.2

33.3

35.5

Kraft Canada Inc.

Christie, Triscuit Thin Crisps

March 2008

18.4

0.0

14.3

14.3

Kraft Canada Inc.

Christie, Wheat Thins

March 2008

20.0

0.0

37.5

37.5

Kraft Canada Inc.

Christie, Wheat Thins

March 2008

15.0

0.0

33.3

33.3

Kraft Canada Inc.

Toppables, Regular

March 2008

21.1

0.0

34.5

34.5

Lesley Stowe Fine Foods Ltd.

Raincoast Crisps, Original

March 2008

20.0

0.0

12.5

12.5

Loblaws Inc.

No Name, Rice Crackers Original

March 2008

7.1

0.0

100.0

100.0

Loblaws Inc.

No Name, Snack

March 2008

16.7

30.0

20.0

50.0

Loblaws Inc.

No Name, Snack16

Jan. 2009

16.7

0.0

8.0

8.0

Loblaws Inc.

No Name, Soda Salted

March 2008

10.0

20.0

20.0

40.0

Loblaws Inc.

No Name, Soda Salted17

Jan. 2009

10.0

0.0

25.0

25.0

Loblaws Inc.

President’s Choice, Biscuit for Cheese

March 2008

1.0

8.6

42.9

51.5

Loblaws Inc.

President’s Choice, Crisp & Thin Butter18

March 2008

22.5

33.3

22.2

55.5

Loblaws Inc.

President’s Choice, 7 Grain Flatbread Cracker Original

March 2008

7.1

0.0

10.0

10.0

Loblaws Inc.

President’s Choice, Baked Crisps Original

March 2008

10.0

0.0

10.0

10.0

Loblaws Inc.

President’s Choice, Mini Chefs Cookies Animal Crackers

March 2008

15.0

0.0

8.9

8.9

Loblaws Inc.

President’s Choice, Rich and Flaky

March 2008

17.9

0.0

20.0

20.0

National Importers

Hot-Kid Rice Crisps Natural

March 2008

4.4

0.0

45.5

45.5

National Importers

Want Want, Superslim Brown Rice Crisps Original

March 2008

5.0

0.0

20.0

20.0

S&F Food Importers Inc.

S&F, Cream Crackers

March 2008

16.7

0.0

40.0

40.0

Sobeys Inc.

Compliments, Garden Vegetable

March 2008

22.5

33.3

11.1

44.4

Sobeys Inc.

Compliments, Value Salted Soda

March 2008

10.0

20.0

20.0

40.0

The Jamaica Biscuit Company Ltd.

Excelsior Jamaican Water Crackers

March 2008

0.0

0.0

0.0

0.0

Tree of Life Canada Inc.

Sesmark, Savoury Thins, Cracked Wheat and Sesame

March 2008

5.0

0.0

13.3

13.3

United Biscuits Ltd.

Carrs, Biscuit for Cheese

March 2008

15.8

0.0

50.0

50.0

10. Data provided by the company. This new data is reflective of the reformulated “Christie, Bacon Dippers”.
11. Data provided by the company. This new data is reflective of the reformulated “Christie, Ritz 100% Whole Grain”.
12. Data provided by the company. This new data is reflective of the reformulated and renamed “Christie, Cracked Pepper”.
13. Data provided by the company. This new data is reflective of the reformulated “Christie, Sociables”.
14. Data provided by the company. This new data is reflective of the reformulated “Christie, Sour Cream & Chives”.
15. Data provided by the company. This new data is reflective of the reformulated “Christie, Swiss Cheese”.
16. Data provided by the company. This new data is reflective of the reformulated “No Name, Snack” crackers.
17. Data provided by the company. This new data is reflective of the reformulated “No Name, Soda Salted” crackers.
18. The company has informed us that the product has been reformulated. The data presented in the table is not reflective of this change.

Table 3: Nutrition information obtained from the Nutrition Facts tables from instant noodle labels
CompanyThis column identifies the food company. Product Name/ DescriptionThis column identifies the food products that were chosen for analysis. Sampling DateThis column identifies when the food product was analyzed. Fat
(% by
weight
of food)This column indicates the fat content of the food as a percentage by weight.
TFA1
(% of total fat)This column indicates the trans fats (TFAs) expressed as a % of the total fat content. The target is the 5% limit recommended by the Trans Fat Task Force.
SFA2
(% of
total
fat)This column indicates the saturated fats (SFAs) expressed as a % of the total fat content. The levels of SFAs are included along with TFAs, since SFAs are also a risk factor for heart disease.
TFA + SFA
(% of
total
fat)This column indicates the sum of the TFAs and SFAs expressed as a % of the total fat.

Anderson Watts Ltd.

Mr. Noodle, Beef Cup

March 2008

23.4

0.0

40.0

40.0

Briska

Selection Merite, Instant Noodles Beef, Cup

March 2008

16.9

0.9

54.5

55.4

Campbell Company of  Canada

Campbell’s, Hearty Noodles, Chicken Cup

March 2008

1.8

0.0

40.0

40.0

Campbell Company of  Canada

Gattuso, Chicken Cup

March 2008

1.8

0.0

30.0

30.0

Canada Enterprise Co., Ltd.

Six Fortune, U-don Noodles

March 2008

0.5

0.0

0.0

0.0

Canada Safeway Ltd.

Safeway, Instant Noodles, Beef

March 2008

18.5

41.7

16.7

58.4

Canada Safeway Ltd.

Safeway Instant Noodles, Beef19

Oct. 2008

20.0

0.0

46.2

46.2

Encore Gourmet Food Corp.

Chef Woo, Noodles in Bowl, Beef

March 2008

1.8

0.0

10.0

10.0

Hain Celestial Canada ULC

Nile Spice, Couscous Black Bean

March 2008

2.8

0.0

0.0

0.0

Hain Celestial Canada ULC

Nile Spice, Potato Leek Soup Cup

March 2008

10.0

0.0

50.0

50.0

Loblaws Inc.

No Name, Oriental Noodles and Soup Mix, Chicken

March 2008

16.5

0.7

50.0

50.7

Loblaws Inc.

President’s Choice, Blue Menu Instant Bean Soup

March 2008

1.5

0.0

20.0

20.0

Lucerne Foods

Eating Right, Miso Noodle Soup

March 2008

2.6

0.0

40.0

40.0

Maruchan Inc.

Maruchan, Instant Wonton Soup, Chicken

March 2008

31.0

0.8

46.2

47.0

McCormick Canada

Thai Kitchen Rice Noodles Thai Ginger

March 2008

5.6

0.0

20.0

20.0

Nissin Foods Co., Inc.

Nissin, Cup Noodles, Chicken

March 2008

20.3

0.8

53.8

54.6

Nong Shim America Inc.

Nong Shim, Big Bowl Noodle Shin

March 2008

12.3

0.0

42.9

42.9

Sanyo Foods Corp. of America

Sapporo Ichiban, Beef with Soup Base

March 2008

24.0

0.0

41.7

41.7

Simply Asia, LLC

Simply Asia, Instant Noodle Bowl, Teriyaki

March 2008

3.3

0.0

12.5

12.5

Sobeys Inc.

Compliments, Instant Noodles, Beef

March 2008

18.8

43.8

18.8

62.6

Sobeys Inc.

Compliments, Instant Noodles, Beef20

Dec. 2008

18.6

0.0

50.0

50.0

Thai President Foods Public Co. Ltd.

Mama, Instant Noodles, Chicken

March 2008

20.0

0.0

63.6

63.6

Tradition Foods Inc.

Tradition, Noodles, Chicken

March 2008

20.0

0.0

57.1

57.1

Unilever Canada Inc.

Lipton, Soupworks Plus Bowls, Chicken Long Grain and Wild Rice

March 2008

3.3

0.0

25.0

25.0

19. Data provided by the company. This new data is reflective of the reformulated “Safeway, Instant Noodles, Beef”.
20. Data provided by the company. This new data is reflective of the reformulated “Compliments, Instant Noodles, Beef”.

Table 4: Nutrition information obtained from the Nutrition Facts tables from frozen potato labels
CompanyThis column identifies the food company. Product Name/ DescriptionThis column identifies the food products that were chosen for analysis. Sampling DateThis column identifies when the food product was analyzed. Fat
(% by
weight
of food)This column indicates the fat content of the food as a percentage by weight.
TFA1
(% of total fat)This column indicates the trans fats (TFAs) expressed as a % of the total fat content. The target is the 5% limit recommended by the Trans Fat Task Force.
SFA2
(% of
total
fat)This column indicates the saturated fats (SFAs) expressed as a % of the total fat content. The levels of SFAs are included along with TFAs, since SFAs are also a risk factor for heart disease.
TFA + SFA
(% of
total
fat)This column indicates the sum of the TFAs and SFAs expressed as a % of the total fat.

Alexia Foods Inc.

Alexia, Oven Fries, Olive Oil Parmesean and Roasted Garlic

March 2008

4.5

1.0

11.1

11.1

Briska

Selection Merite, Hashbrowns

March 2008

0.4

0.0

8.6

8.6

Briska

Selection Merite, Straight Cut French Fries Bag

March 2008

3.5

0.0

13.3

13.3

Canada Safeway Ltd.

Safeway, Straight Cut French Fries

March 2008

2.9

0.0

16.0

16.0

Canada Safeway Ltd.

Safeway, Super Pak Tater Treats

March 2008

7.1

41.3

16.7

58.4

Canada Safeway Ltd.

Safeway, Super Pak Tater Treats21

Aug. 2008

9.4

0.0

12.5

12.5

Ians Natural Foods

Ians, Alphatots Potato Puffs

March 2008

7.1

0.0

8.3

8.3

Ians Natural Foods

Ians, Sweet Potato Fries

March 2008

3.5

0.0

16.7

16.7

Loblaws Inc.

No Name, Straight Cut French Fries

March 2008

5.3

0.0

6.7

6.7

Omstead Foods Ltd.

Delnor, Hashbrowns Shredded

March 2008

0.6

0.0

0.0

0.0

Sobeys Inc.

Compliments, Balance Crinklecut French Fries

March 2008

2.9

0.0

12.0

12.0

Sobeys Inc.

Compliments, Hashbrowns

March 2008

7.1

0.0

16.7

16.7

21. Data provided by the company. This new data is reflective of the reformulated “Safeway, Super Pak Tater Treats”.

Table 5: Nutrition information obtained from the Nutrition Facts tables from pre-packaged dessert labels
CompanyThis column identifies the food company. Product Name/ DescriptionThis column identifies the food products that were chosen for analysis. Sampling DateThis column identifies when the food product was analyzed. Fat
(% by
weight
of food)This column indicates the fat content of the food as a percentage by weight.
TFA1
(% of total fat)This column indicates the trans fats (TFAs) expressed as a % of the total fat content. The target is the 5% limit recommended by the Trans Fat Task Force.
SFA2
(% of
total
fat)This column indicates the saturated fats (SFAs) expressed as a % of the total fat content. The levels of SFAs are included along with TFAs, since SFAs are also a risk factor for heart disease.
TFA + SFA
(% of
total
fat)This column indicates the sum of the TFAs and SFAs expressed as a % of the total fat.

Annettes Donuts Ltd.

Annettes, Donuts Glazed

March 2008

21.7

20.0

25.0

45.0

Biska

Selection Merite, Glazed Donuts

March 2008

20.5

12.5

25.0

37.5

Briska

Selection Merite, Old Fashioned Mini-Brownies

March 2008

28.9

0.0

36.4

36.4

Briska

Selection Merite, Pastry Shells

March 2008

44.6

0.0

48.0

48.0

Briska

Selection Merite, Strawberry Banana Muffins

March 2008

18.2

0.0

16.7

16.7

Briska

Selection Merite, Swiss Raspberry Rolls

March 2008

7.5

10.0

20.0

30.0

Canada Safeway Ltd.

Bakery, Pound Cake, Golden22

March 2008

26.3

2.0

20.0

22.0

Canada Safeway Ltd.

Safeway Select Artisan, Tiramisu Mousse Cake

March 2008

22.0

2.3

59.1

61.4

Canada Safeway Ltd.

Safeway, Strawberry Swirl Cheesecake

March 2008

20.0

7.5

55.0

62.5

Canada Safeway Ltd.

Safeway, Strawberry Swirl Cheesecake23

Feb. 2008

19.0

5.3

52.6

57.9

Canada Safeway Ltd.

The Bakery Counter, Apple Pie

March 2008

15.5

25.0

25.0

50.0

Canada Safeway Ltd.

The Bakery Counter, Blueberry Filled Mini Muffins24

March 2008

16.7

0.0

15.0

15.0

Canada Safeway Ltd.

The Bakery Counter, Caramel Apple Torte

March 2008

15.2

3.0

35.0

38.0

Canada Safeway Ltd.

The Bakery Counter, Cherry Pie

March 2008

20.0

25.0

25.0

50.0

Canada Safeway Ltd.

The Bakery Counter, Chocolate Drizzled Macaroons

March 2008

28.1

0.0

88.9

88.9

Canada Safeway Ltd.

The Bakery Counter, English Toffee Bar, Chocolate Chunk

March 2008

16.1

0.0

17.9

17.9

Canada Safeway Ltd.

The Bakery Counter, German Chocolate Cake

March 2008

21.5

12.5

28.6

41.1

Canada Safeway Ltd.

The Bakery Counter, Mini Cakes, Original

March 2008

21.3

1.9

31.2

33.1

Canada Safeway Ltd.

The Bakery Counter, Mini Chocolate Cakes

March 2008

20.0

1.3

33.3

34.6

Canada Safeway Ltd.

The Bakery Counter, Mini Muffins, Orange Cranberry25

March 2008

15.0

0.0

16.7

16.7

Canada Safeway Ltd.

The Bakery Counter, Mini Muffins, Pumpkin with Cream Cheese26

March 2008

18.3

0.0

22.7

22.7

Canada Safeway Ltd.

The Bakery Counter, Mini Pecan Tarts

March 2008

20.7

1.1

33.3

34.4

Canada Safeway Ltd.

The Bakery Counter, Mixed Fruit Pie

March 2008

19.2

26.1

26.1

52.2

Cinnaroll Bakeries Ltd.

Baker Boys, Gourmet Cinnamon Rolls

March 2008

12.9

16.7

22.2

38.9

Dawn Food Products Inc.

Weight Watchers, Carrot Cake

March 2008

9.3

0.0

20.0

20.0

Dels Pastry Ltd.

Apple Turnover

March 2008

20.7

26.3

31.6

57.9

Dels Pastry Ltd.

Carrot Cake

March 2008

15.0

6.7

30.0

36.7

Dels Pastry Ltd.

Carrot Muffins

March 2008

12.2

0.0

18.2

18.2

Give & Go Prepared Foods Corp.

Homestyle, Crostata Cranberry Pecan

March 2008

21.4

0.8

33.3

34.1

Give & Go Prepared Foods Corp.

Homestyle, Mini Cinnamon Crunchies

March 2008

18.6

0.0

18.8

18.8

Give & Go Prepared Foods Corp.

Homestyle, Two-Bite Brownies

March 2008

28.9

0.0

36.4

36.4

Hershey Canada Inc.

Hershey’s Chocolate Snacksters

March 2008

16.7

2.9

57.1

60.0

Hershey Canada Inc.

Reese, Snackbarz27

March 2008

20.0

0.0

60.0

60.0

Kookie Kutter Bakery Ltd.

Kookie Kutter, Ginger Snaps

March 2008

16.0

0.0

7.5

7.5

La Ferme Carnival Inc.

Super C, Blueberry Pie

March 2008

15.7

0.8

46.2

47.0

La Petite Bretonne Inc.

La Petite Bretonne, Mini Chocolate Buns

March 2008

17.0

2.5

56.2

58.7

La Rocca Creative Cakes

La Rocca Creative Cakes, Chocolate Truffle Cake

March 2008

29.3

0.0

59.1

59.1

Loblaws Inc.

Farmers Market, Fudge Brownie

March 2008

14.8

0.0

18.8

18.8

Loblaws Inc.

Farmers Market, Banana Bread

March 2008

8.3

0.0

22.2

22.2

Loblaws Inc.

Farmers Market, Carrot Walnut Muffins

March 2008

26.7

1.1

13.9

15.0

Loblaws Inc.

Farmers Market, Mini Assorted Tarts

March 2008

32.0

1.9

43.8

45.7

Loblaws Inc.

Farmers Market, Mini Coffeecake, Carmel

March 2008

18.2

10.0

15.0

25.0

Loblaws Inc.

Farmers Market, Pecan Pie

March 2008

24.0

6.2

33.3

39.5

Loblaws Inc.

Farmers Market, Pecan Pie28

Nov. 2008

25.0

1.6

28.0

29.6

Loblaws Inc.

Farmers Market, Two Bite Cinnamon Rolls

March 2008

33.3

0.0

27.8

27.8

Loblaws Inc.

No Name, Blueberry Muffins

March 2008

16.1

2.2

11.1

13.3

Loblaws Inc.

No Name, Butter Tarts

March 2008

20.0

27.8

22.2

50.0

Loblaws Inc.

No Name, Butter Tarts29

Nov. 2008

18.9

2.9

29.4

32.3

Loblaws Inc.

No Name, Double Chocolate Fudge Cream30

March 2008

17.9

28.6

28.6

57.2

Loblaws Inc.

No Name, Old Fashioned Donut Holes

March 2008

17.9

25.0

25.0

50.0

Loblaws Inc.

No Name, Old Fashioned Donut Holes31

Dec. 2008

14.3

0.0

18.8

18.8

Loblaws Inc.

No Name, Sponge Cakes

March 2008

6.9

0.0

22.2

22.2

Loblaws Inc.

President’s Choice, Blue Menu, Cinnamon Coffee Cake

March 2008

14.0

0.0

21.4

21.4

Loblaws Inc.

President’s Choice, Blue Menu, Cranberry Orange Soy Muffins

March 2008

2.9

0.0

50.0

50.0

Loblaws Inc.

President’s Choice, Mini Chefs Teensy Weensy Banana Muffins

March 2008

15.2

0.0

14.3

14.3

Mckee Foods

Little Debbie, Chocolate Caramel Rings

March 2008

24.1

1.4

71.4

72.8

Mckee Foods

Little Debbie, Chocolate Swiss Rolls

March 2008

19.7

2.5

50.0

52.5

Mckee Foods

Little Debbie, Cosmic Brownies

March 2008

21.0

3.1

26.9

30.0

Mckee Foods

Little Debbie, Crisp Nutty Bars Peanut Butter Wafers

March 2008

31.6

1.7

38.9

40.6

Mckee Foods

Little Debbie, Frosted Fudge Cakes

March 2008

20.9

2.2

50.0

52.2

Mckee Foods

Little Debbie, Fudge Brownies

March 2008

21.3

3.1

26.9

30.0

Mckee Foods

Little Debbie, Honey Buns

March 2008

24.0

2.5

50.0

52.5

Mckee Foods

Little Debbie, Oatmeal Cream Cookies

March 2008

18.4

4.3

28.6

32.9

Mckee Foods

Little Debbie, Snack Cakes Chips & Creme

March 2008

17.6

3.3

33.3

36.6

Mckee Foods

Little Debbie, Zebra Cakes

March 2008

18.9

2.1

57.1

59.2

Metro Brands

Irresistible, Blueberry Pie

March 2008

16.8

1.1

42.1

43.2

Pâtisserie Gaudet Inc.

Sugar Cream Pie

March 2008

16.9

1.4

50.0

51.4

Saputo Bakery Inc.

Hostess, Chocolate Cup Cakes

March 2008

13.8

1.8

22.7

24.5

Saputo Bakery Inc.

Vachon, Ah Caramel!

March 2008

14.8

1.1

77.8

78.9

Saputo Bakery Inc.

Vachon, Brownies

March 2008

20.0

0.0

20.0

20.0

Saputo Bakery Inc.

Vachon, Croquettes Vanilla

March 2008

10.0

2.0

30.0

32.0

Saputo Bakery Inc.

Vachon, Half Moon

March 2008

15.7

2.5

31.2

33.7

Saputo Bakery Inc.

Vachon, Hop & Go Minis, Chocolate Chip

March 2008

21.6

2.2

25.0

27.2

Saputo Bakery Inc.

Vachon, Jos Louis Bar

March 2008

19.1

1.5

61.5

63.0

Saputo Bakery Inc.

Vachon, Log, Maple

March 2008

14.9

1.4

57.1

58.5

Saputo Bakery Inc.

Vachon, May West Bars, Ultra Creme

March 2008

19.1

1.5

61.5

63.0

Saputo Bakery Inc.

Vachon, Mille Feuilles

March 2008

24.1

2.9

50.0

52.9

Saputo Bakery Inc.

Vachon, Mini Croquette

March 2008

10.0

4.0

40.0

44.0

Saputo Bakery Inc.

Vachon, Passion Flakie, 3 Fruits & Cream

March 2008

23.3

2.9

50.0

52.9

Saputo Bakery Inc.

Vachon, Rosettes

March 2008

11.3

1.7

25.0

26.7

Saputo Bakery Inc.

Vachon, Swiss Rolls

March 2008

15.0

3.3

66.7

70.0

Saputo Bakery Inc.

Vachon, Triple Fudge Brownies

March 2008

20.0

0.0

20.0

20.0

Sobeys Inc.

Compliments, Cheesecake, Creamy Caramel32

March 2008

22.0

9.1

5.5

14.6

Sobeys Inc.

Compliments, Crunchie Cinnamon Rolls33

March 2008

18.6

0.0

18.8

18.8

Sobeys Inc.

Compliments, Mickey Muffins, Blueberry

March 2008

13.0

0.0

8.3

8.3

Sobeys Inc.

Compliments, Old Fashioned Donuts, Chocolate

March 2008

19.0

18.8

18.8

37.6

Sobeys Inc.

Compliments, Old Fashioned Donuts, Chocolate34

Dec. 2008

21.4

2.2

44.4

46.6

Sobeys Inc.

Compliments, Raisin Butter Tarts

March 2008

16.5

0.0

42.9

42.9

Sobeys Inc.

Compliments, Rich Chocolate Volcano Cake35

March 2008

16.8

1.6

23.7

25.3

Sobeys Inc.

Compliments, Two Bite Macaroons Chocolate

March 2008

28.9

0.0

36.4

36.4

Sobeys Inc.

Compliments, Two-Bite Brownies

March 2008

26.3

0.0

36.4

36.4

Sobeys Inc.

Compliments, Blueberry Pie

March 2008

12.7

21.4

25.0

46.4

Sobeys Inc.

Compliments, Blueberry Pie36

Dec. 2008

12.7

0.7

42.9

43.6

Thrifty Foods Inc.

Thrifty, Belgium Waffles

March 2008

13.8

0.0

11.1

11.1

22. The company has informed us that the product has been discontinued. The data presented in the table is reflective of the product sampled in March 2008.
23. Data provided by the company. This new data is reflective of the reformulated “Safeway, Strawberry Swirl Cheesecake”.
24. The company has informed us that the product has been discontinued. The data presented in the table is reflective of the product sampled in March 2008.
25. The company has informed us that the product has been discontinued. The data presented in the table is reflective of the product sampled in March 2008.
26. The company has informed us that the product has been discontinued. The data presented in the table is reflective of the product sampled in March 2008.
27. The company has informed us that the product has been discontinued as of September 2008. The data in the table is reflective of the product being sampled in March 2008.
28. Data provided by company. This new data is reflective of the reformulated “Farmers Market, Pecan Pie”.
29. Data provided by company. This new data is reflective of the reformulated “No Name, Butter Tarts”.
30. The company has informed us that the product has been reformulated. The data presented in the table is not reflective of this change.
31. Data provided by company. This new data is reflective of the reformulated “No Name, Old Fashioned Donut Holes”.
32. The company has informed us that the product has been reformulated. The data presented in the table is not reflective of this change.
33. The company has informed us that the product has been discontinued as of December 2008. The data in the table is reflective of the product being sampled in March 2008.
34. Data provided by the company. This new data is reflective of the reformulated “Compliments, Old Fashioned Chocolate Donuts”.
35. The company has informed us that the product has been discontinued as of December 2008. The data in the table is reflective of the product being sampled in March 2008.
36. Data provided by the company. This new data is reflective of the reformulated “Compliments, Blueberry Pie”.
Table 6: Nutrition information obtained from the Nutrition Facts tables from Snack labels
CompanyThis column identifies the food company. Product Name/ DescriptionThis column identifies the food products that were chosen for analysis. Sampling DateThis column identifies when the food product was analyzed. Fat
(% by
weight
of food)This column indicates the fat content of the food as a percentage by weight.
TFA1
(% of total fat)This column indicates the trans fats (TFAs) expressed as a % of the total fat content. The target is the 5% limit recommended by the Trans Fat Task Force.
SFA2
(% of
total
fat)This column indicates the saturated fats (SFAs) expressed as a % of the total fat content. The levels of SFAs are included along with TFAs, since SFAs are also a risk factor for heart disease.
TFA + SFA
(% of
total
fat)This column indicates the sum of the TFAs and SFAs expressed as a % of the total fat.

B.K. Sethi Marketing Ltd.

India House, Hot Mix

March 2008

39.3

0.0

13.6

13.6

Barbara’s Bakery Inc.

Barbara’s Bakery, Cheese Puffs, Jalapeno

March 2008

35.7

0.0

10.0

10.0

Brilliant Foods Canada Inc.

Brilliant, Indonesian Shrimp Chips

March 2008

30.0

0.0

33.3

33.3

Briska

Selection Merite, Fiesta Mix

March 2008

26.0

11.5

11.5

23.0

Briska

Selection Merite, Regular

March 2008

36.0

0.0

8.3

8.3

Briska

Selection Merite, Rings Parm BBQ

March 2008

36.0

27.8

13.9

41.7

Briska

Selection Merite, Vegetable Chips Tomato Pesto

March 2008

17.9

0.0

10.0

10.0

Calbee America Inc.

Calbee, BBQ

March 2008

36.4

1.0

35.0

36.0

Canada Enterprise Co., Ltd.

Six Fortune, Pork Rinds Hot

March 2008

30.0

0.0

33.3

33.3

Canada Safeway Ltd.

Safeway, Cheese Twists

March 2008

36.0

0.0

8.3

8.3

Canada Safeway Ltd.

Safeway, Potato Chips, BBQ

March 2008

28.0

0.0

10.7

10.7

Cape Cod Potato Chips

Cape Cod, Regular Plain 40% Less Fat

March 2008

20.0

0.0

5.0

5.0

Cornfields Inc.

Skinny Sticks, Garden Veggie

March 2008

22.0

0.0

9.1

9.1

Cornfields Inc.

Skinny, Naturals Corn Chips BBQ

March 2008

2.0

0.0

20.0

20.0

DMR Food Corp.

Naturalife, Sesame Sticks

March 2008

40.0

0.0

13.9

13.9

DMR Food Corp.

SunRidge Farms, Banana Chips

March 2008

35.1

0.0

92.3

92.3

Don Don Trading Co., Ltd.

Meiji, Yan Yan, Biscuit Sticks

March 2008

28.1

0.0

43.8

43.8

El Molino Foods of Canada

El Molino, Nacho Chips

March 2008

28.0

0.0

7.1

7.1

Eurotrade Import-Export Inc.

Saray Sesame Sticks

March 2008

18.3

0.0

36.4

36.4

Ferma Food Products

Ferma, Roasted Corn Nuts

March 2008

6.7

0.0

0.0

0.0

Garden Fresh Salsa Inc.

Garden Fresh, Kettle Style Unsalted Tortilla Chips

March 2008

23.3

0.0

14.3

14.3

General Mills Inc.

Betty Crocker, Bugles Original

March 2008

30.0

0.0

86.7

86.7

General Mills Inc.

Cheerios, Snack Mix Lightly Dressed

March 2008

12.0

6.7

16.7

23.4

Glico Canada Corp.

Glico, Pocky Strawberry Crush Cookie Sticks

March 2008

25.0

50.0

50.0

100.0

Glico Canada Corp.

Glico, Pocky Strawberry Crush Cookie Sticks37

Sept. 2008

29.2

28.6

42.9

71.5

Good Health Natural Foods Inc.

Good Health, Veggie Stix, Vegetable Snacks

March 2008

24.0

0.0

8.3

8.3

Groupe Cantin

Cantin, Wafers

March 2008

0.7

0.0

0

0

Hain Celestial Canada ULC

Garden of Eatin’ Tortilla Chips Black Bean

March 2008

30.0

0.0

6.7

6.7

Hain Celestial Canada ULC

Little Bear, Cheddar Puffs

March 2008

30.4

0.0

14.3

14.3

Hain Celestial Canada ULC

Little Bear, Cheddar Puffs38

May 2008

34.0

0.0

11.8

11.8

Hain Celestial Canada ULC

Little Bear, Crunchitos Extra Cheddar

March 2008

22.0

0.0

9.1

9.1

Hain Celestial Canada ULC

Little Bear, Crunchitos Extra Cheddar39

May  2008

24.0

0.0

16.7

16.7

Hain Celestial Canada ULC

Terra Chips, Red Bliss Sundried Tomato and Balsamic Vinegar

March 2008

24.0

0.0

16.7

16.7

Hain Celestial Canada ULC

Terra Exotic Vegetable Chips

March 2008

32.0

0.0

9.4

9.4

Handi Foods Ltd.

Mr. Pita, Pita Dips, BBQ

March 2008

17.9

0.0

10.0

10.0

Handi Foods Ltd.

Pita Gourmet, Uncle George’s Pita Chips, BBQ

March 2008

10.7

0.0

10.0

10.0

Ike Enterprises Inc.

Skeet & Ikes, Corn Snacks

March 2008

5.7

0.0

14.7

14.7

Ike Enterprises Inc.

Skeet & Ikes, Rice Crackers

March 2008

0.0

0.0

0.0

0.0

Imex Foods, Inc.

Fat Cats, Golden Plantain, Plantain Snack, Chips, Spicy

March 2008

28.6

0.0

50.0

50.0

Japan Food Canada Inc.

Hapi Snacks, Wasabi Coated Green Peas

March 2008

13.3

0.0

50.0

50.0

Jiangsu Daysun Foods Co., Ltd

Daysun, Wasabi Green Peas

March 2008

22.0

0.0

30.0

30.0

Kettle Foods, Inc.

Kettle, Chips, NY Cheddar

March 2008

32.5

0.0

11.5

11.5

Kilang Makanan Mamee SDN. BHD.

Corntos, Chilli Cheese Flavour

March 2008

25.7

0.0

50.0

50.0

Kmax Corp.

Sesame Snaps

March 2008

28.6

0.0

20.0

20.0

Kraft Canada Ltd.

Chrisite, Bits & Bites

March 2008

14.0

0.0

21.4

21.4

Kraft Canada Ltd.

Christie, Crispers all dressed

March 2008

20.0

0.0

62.5

62.5

Kraft Canada Ltd.

Christie, Crispers all dressed40

March 2008

20.0

0.0

25.0

25.0

Les Enterprises Amira Inc.

Amira, Corn Chips with Flax

March 2008

25.0

0.0

15.0

15.0

Les Enterprises Amira Inc.

Amira, Sesame Sticks Garlic

March 2008

40.0

0.0

12.5

12.5

Loblaws Inc.

No Name, Corn Chips41

March 2008

36.0

22.2

11.1

33.3

Loblaws Inc.

No Name, Regular Salt & Vinegar

March 2008

32.0

0.0

9.4

9.4

Loblaws Inc.

No Name, Stix & Bitz BBQ42

March 2008

8.0

22.2

11.1

33.3

Loblaws Inc.

President’s Choice, Blue Menu Tortilla Flax Spicy

March 2008

28.0

0.0

14.3

14.3

Loblaws Inc.

President’s Choice, Blue Menu Veggie Stick Original

March 2008

8.0

0.0

12.5

12.5

Loblaws Inc.

President’s Choice, Kettle Chips Chilli & Lime

March 2008

30.0

0.0

13.3

13.3

Loblaws Inc.

President’s Choice, Organics Sea Salt Potato Chips

March 2008

32.0

0.0

12.5

12.5

Loblaws Inc.

President’s Choice, Rebellos Nacho Cheese

March 2008

24.0

0.0

12.5

12.5

Lucerne Foods

Eating Right, Potato Crisps Wasabi Ranch

March 2008

5.4

0.0

0.0

0.0

Lundberg Family Farms

Lundberg, Rice Chips, Nacho Cheese

March 2008

25.0

0.0

7.1

7.1

Mexi-Snax

Mexi-Snax, Tortilla Chips, Pico de Gallo

March 2008

25.0

0.0

5.0

5.0

New York Style Brand

New York Style Brand, Bagel Crisps, Cinnamon Raisin

March 2008

17.6

0.0

50.0

50.0

Old Oakville Snack Co., Inc.

Old Oakville, Multigrain Tortillas

March 2008

6.0

0.0

0.0

0.0

Old Oakville Snack Co., Inc.

Old Oakville, Potato Krisps Ketchup

March 2008

8.0

0.0

12.5

12.5

Phoenicia Product Inc.

Ulker, Sesame Sticks

March 2008

18.0

0.0

44.4

44.4

Procter and Gamble, Inc.

Pringles, Regular Sour Cream & Onion

March 2008

39.3

0.0

27.3

27.3

Procter and Gamble, Inc.

Pringles, Select Rice Chips Szechuan

March 2008

25.0

0.0

14.3

14.3

Que Pasa Mexican Foods

Que Pasa, Tortilla Chips

March 2008

24.0

0.0

12.5

12.5

R.A.B. Food Group, LLC

Guiltless Gourmet, Tortilla Chips, Chilli Lime

March 2008

10.0

0.0

0.0

0.0

Robert’s American Gourmet

Robert’s American Gourmet, Pirates Booty

March 2008

17.5

0.0

14.3

14.3

Robert’s American Gourmet

Robert’s American Gourmet, Smart Puffs with Cheddar

March 2008

2.5

10.0

15.0

25.0

Seasons’ Enterprises Ltd.

Michael Season’s, Lite Cheddar Cheese Puffs

March 2008

16.0

0.0

12.5

12.5

Seasons’ Enterprises Ltd.

Michael Season’s, RF Original

March 2008

26.0

0.0

15.4

15.4

Seneca Foods Corp.

Seneca, Apple Chips Cinnamon

March 2008

25.0

0.0

7.1

7.1

Seneca Foods Corp.

Seneca, Sweet Potato Chips Sea Salt

March 2008

25.0

0.0

7.1

7.1

Snack Alliance Inc.

Riceworks, Brown Rice Crisps

March 2008

21.4

0.0

8.3

8.3

Snak King

El Sabroso, Guacamole Tortilla Chips

March 2008

32.1

0.0

11.1

11.1

Snak King

El Sabroso, Tortilla Chips Jalapenitos

March 2008

28.6

0.0

25.0

25.0

Snyder’s of Hanover Inc.

Snyder’s of Hanover, Veggie Crisps, Sundried Tomato & Pesto

March 2008

22.0

0.0

9.1

9.1

Sobeys Inc.

Compliments, Essentials Mango Slices

March 2008

0.0

0.0

0.0

0

Sobeys Inc.

Compliments, Spicy Salsa Nacho Chip

March 2008

24.0

0.0

8.3

8.3

Sobeys Inc.

Compliments, What a Treat Kettle, Regular

March 2008

34.0

0.0

20.6

20.6

Stacy’s Pita Chip Company Inc.

Stacy’s, Pita Chips, Parmesan, Garlic & Herb

March 2008

18.0

0.0

16.7

16.7

Tastee Apple Inc.

Tastee, Apple Chips, Caramel

March 2008

23.9

0.0

11.8

11.8

Thrifty Foods Inc.

Thrifty Pack, Munchy Snack Mix 

March 2008

20.0

0.0

16.7

16.7

Thrifty Foods Inc.

Thrifty Pack, Sesame Sticks

March 2008

39.3

0.0

13.6

13.6

Thrifty Foods Inc.

Thrifty, Tortilla Chips Nacho Cheese

March 2008

24.0

0.0

8.8

8.8

Tokyo Importing

Sunburst, Noodle Snack, Oriental Flavour

March 2008

16.7

0.0

60.0

60.0

Trophy Foods Inc.

Aloha, Banana Chips

March 2008

34.0

0.0

82.4

82.4

Trophy Foods Inc.

Stock & Barrel, Sesame Sticks

March 2008

40.0

0.0

15.6

15.6

Trophy Foods Inc.

Trophy, Porkys Pork Puffs

March 2008

40.0

1.7

33.3

35.0

Trophy Foods Inc.

Trophy, Porkys Pork Puffs BBQ

March 2008

33.3

2.0

40.0

40.0

Vegetron Inc.

Golden Banana Plantain Chips

March 2008

36.0

0.0

5.6

5.6

Vegnat Foods Inc.

Vegnat, Clock it, Soy Nuts, BBQ

March 2008

28.0

0.0

17.9

17.9

W.T. Hawkins Ltd.

Hawkins, Cheezies

March 2008

35.7

2.0

30.0

32.0

Zellers Inc.

Truly, Regular Salt and Vinegar

March 2008

32.0

0.0

12.5

12.5

37. Data provided by the company. This new data is reflective of the reformulated “Glico, Pocky, Strawberry Crush Cookie Sticks”.
38. Data provided by the company. This new data is reflective of changes made to the packaging for “Little Bear, Cheddar Puffs”.
39. Data provided by the company. This new data is reflective of changes made to the packaging of “Little Bear, Crunchitos, Extra Cheese”.
40. Data provided by company. This new data is reflective of the reformulated “Christie Crispers, all dressed”.
41. The company has informed us that the product has been reformulated. The data presented in the table is not reflective of this change.
42. The company has informed us that the product has been discontinued in September 2008. The data presented in the table is reflective of the product sampled in March 2008.
Table 7: Nutrition information obtained from the Nutrition Facts tables from popcorn labels
CompanyThis column identifies the food company. Product Name/ DescriptionThis column identifies the food products that were chosen for analysis. Sampling DateThis column identifies when the food product was analyzed. Fat
(% by
weight
of food)This column indicates the fat content of the food as a percentage by weight.
TFA1
(% of total fat)This column indicates the trans fats (TFAs) expressed as a % of the total fat content. The target is the 5% limit recommended by the Trans Fat Task Force.
SFA2
(% of
total
fat)This column indicates the saturated fats (SFAs) expressed as a % of the total fat content. The levels of SFAs are included along with TFAs, since SFAs are also a risk factor for heart disease.
TFA + SFA
(% of
total
fat)This column indicates the sum of the TFAs and SFAs expressed as a % of the total fat.

Aliments Lalumière Inc.

Lalumière, Plain Bag

March 2008

5.0

0.0

15.0

15.0

Aliments Lalumière Inc.

Lalumière, Popcorn Butter

March 2008

42.5

0.0

7.6

7.6

American Pop Corn Company

Jolly Time, Healthy Pop

March 2008

6.0

20.0

20.0

40.0

Briska

Selection Merite, Microwave Butter

March 2008

32.0

31.2

21.9

53.1

Canada Safeway Ltd.

Safeway, Microwave Butter

March 2008

15.0

33.3

16.7

50.0

Canada Safeway Ltd.

Safeway, Microwave Butter43

May 2008

5.5

0.0

33.3

33.3

Caudill Seed Company

Whole Alternatives, Microwave Organic

March 2008

20.0

1.0

45.0

46.0

Clic International Inc.

Clic, Yellow Popcorn

March 2008

1.0

0.0

0.0

0.0

ConAgra Foods

Act II, Microwave Mini Kettle Corn

March 2008

29.4

45.0

25.0

70.0

ConAgra Foods

Act II, Microwave Mini Kettle Corn44

Sept 2008

20.0

0.0

44.4

44.4

ConAgra Foods

Orville Redenbacher, Microwave Buttery Mini Bags

March 2008

25.9

0.9

54.5

10.0

ConAgra Foods

Orville Redenbacher, Microwave Buttery Mini Bags45

Sept 2008

25.9

0.9

45.5

46.4

ConAgra Foods

Orville Redenbacher, Microwave Smart Pop Minis

March 2008

3.2

0.0

40.0

40.0

Kernels Popcorn Inc.

Kernels, Microwave Popcorn, Mega Butter46

March 2008

28.0

50.0

50.0

100.0

Les Aliments Johnvince

Popping Corn

March 2008

4.2

0

0.0

0.0

Loblaws Inc.

No Name, Microwave Popcorn, Butter Bag

March 2008

26.0

34.6

23.1

57.7

Loblaws Inc.

No Name, Microwave Popcorn, Butter Bag47

April 2008

26.3

0.8

53.8

54.6

Loblaws Inc.

President’s Choice, Microwave Butter

March 2008

26.0

34.6

23.1

57.7

Loblaws Inc.

President’s Choice, Microwave Butter48

April 2008

26.3

0.8

53.8

54.6

Loblaws Inc.

President’s Choice, Blue Menu Microwave Butter

March 2008

5.8

0.0

40.0

40.0

Loblaws Inc.

President’s Choice, Blue Menu Microwave Natural

March 2008

5.4

0.0

66.7

66.7

Loblaws Inc.

President’s Choice, Low Fat Microwave Butter

March 2008

8.1

28.6

28.6

57.2

Loblaws Inc.

President’s Choice, Low Fat Microwave Butter49

April 2008

12.5

0.0

40.0

40.0

Loblaws Inc.

President’s Choice, Organics Microwave Butter

March 2008

20.0

1.0

45.0

46.0

Neal Brothers Inc.

Neal Brothers, Organic Popcorn

March 2008

42.0

0.0

11.9

11.9

Sobeys Inc.

Compliments, Micro Light Butter

March 2008

7.6

20.0

20.0

40.0

Speerville Flour Mill

Speerville, Organic, Popping Corn

March 2008

4.0

0.0

0.0

0.0

Thrifty Foods

Thrifty, Popcorn Kernels

March 2008

1.0

0.0

0.0

0.0

43. Data provided by the company. This new data is reflective of the reformulated “Safeway, Microwave Butter popcorn”.
44. Data provided by company. This new data is reflective of the reformulated “Act II, Microwave Mini Kettle Corn”.
45. Data provided by company. This new data is reflective of the reformulated “Orville Redenbacher Microwave Butter Mini Bags”.
46. The company has informed us that the product has been reformulated. The data presented in the table is not reflective of this change.
47. Data provided by company. This new data is reflective of the reformulated “No Name, Microwave Popcorn, Butter Bag”.
48. Data provided by company. This new data is reflective of the reformulated “President’s Choice, Microwave Butter”.
49. Data provided by company. This new data is reflective of the reformulated “President’s Choice, Low Fat Microwave Butter”.
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