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November 26, 2018

Manitoba Harvest, the world’s largest manufacturer to make and sell its own line of hemp food products, is launching their brand new Hemp Yeah! Granola line, set to hit Canadian shelves in January 2019.

Not only can fans of the Manitoba Harvest brand expect the perfect amount of chewy with a crunch, but the product is nutrient dense and protein packed:

  • 10g of plant based, non-soy protein with 10g of sugar or less
  • Each 55g serving provides Omega 3&6, Iron, Zinc, Fiber, Magnesium and more
  • Quality, organic, non-GMO ingredients – hemp seeds, quinoa, chia and natural sweeteners

Available in three delicious flavours (Honey & Otas, Blueberry and Dark Chocolate), Hemp Yeah! Granola is a great, nutritious breakfast option to kick start the morning.


ABBOTSFORD, British Columbia, October 3, 2018 – Silver Hills, the parent company behind better-for-you-brands Silver Hills Bakery, One Degree Organic Foods and Little Northern Bakehouse, today announces Dave Hansen to the new role of Vice-President, Sales, effective October 8, 2018.

Dave began his career nearly 30 years ago with Frito-Lay/Pepsico Foodservice as a Route Sales Representative, culminating in his appointment as West Region Director in 2004. In 2009, he became Regional Vice-President at Snyder’s-Lance, honing his skills as a strategic planner and eventually rising to Vice President, Global Sales at Nature’s Bakery in 2015.

“We’re thrilled to welcome Dave to the team at Silver Hills and believe that he will bring his customer focus and passion for winning to great effect,” says Danny Houghton, Chief Customer Officer at Silver Hills. “Dave has also shown that he is the type of leader that’s wholeheartedly committed to the continued success and development of his team members, which we’re confident will help to ensure the sustainability of Silver Hills’ success over the long-term.”

In his new role, Dave will focus on accelerated retail expansion in both the United States and Canada, bringing strategic selling insights to the suite of Silver Hills’ better-for-you-brands. He will be pushing to expand Silver Hills’ growth through DSD networks and to expand the company’s food service presence across North America. Hansen will also oversee sales team growth and mentorship as Silver Hills expands its team to meet the needs of its growing customer base.

“I’m looking forward to bringing my expertise in building customer relationships and passion for developing talent here with the Silver Hills team,” says Hansen. “Silver Hills’ mission is to inspire healthier living through healthier choices, and I’m excited to join the company on that journey and do my part to make healthier, delicious choices more broadly available to all.”


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