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Awards & Press.

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Royal Agricultural Winter Fair

November 2018

Exhibition Place, Toronto

Our Kranska (original recipe) takes top prize in the smoked sausage category!

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Ontario Finest Meat Competition

October 2018

Niagara Falls, Ontario

Our Kranska with Parrano & Jalapeño makes it all the way to the top!

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People’s Choice Award

August 2018

Oakville Beaver Community Newspaper
Voted Best Butcher in Oakville


Diamond Winner


Father’s Day Draw

June 2018

Congratulations to the winners:

  • Jeff Peters - Big Green Egg

  • Karl Burnham - $100

  • Mark Bright - $50


Oakville Awards for Business Excellence
Mid-Size Business of the Year 2017

March 2018

Oakville Conference Centre

We were so honoured to receive this prestigious award amongst so many equally deserving nominees. It brought us great pride to have all our staff present so that they could be acknowledged for all their hard work. Great team effort. We couldn’t do it with out them!

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One of a Kind Show

November 2017

Enercare Centre, Exhibition Place, Toronto

Pictured here with Elizabeth Irwin, we spent the day promoting local Ontario Meat & Poultry and showcasing our premium products, Kranska Sausage and Biltong to a very receptive crowd.


Ontario Finest Meat Competition

October 2017

Niagara Falls, Ontario

Our own, Damian Goriup emerged the winner! So proud of him.

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Florence Meats is recognized for their 10 years of support to the Ontario Independant Meat Processors (OIMP)
October 2017

Niagara Falls, Ontario


Sausage Showdown

Supporting “The Stop - Community Food Centre”

June 2017

The Henley Room - Argonaut Rowing Club

20 chefs and butchers (including Damian!) competed to win the title of best sausage in Toronto. Over $10,000 was raised in support of Community Food Centres. A fun-filled, sausage-filled afternoon!


Father’s Day Draw

June 2017

This year’s winner was Wayne Stockwell.


All proceeds from the draw go to Dreams Take Flight, a youth initiative organized by the Rotary Club of Oakville West.


The Ride to Conquer Cancer

June 2017

Downtown Toronto to Niagara FallsDamian & daughter, Alina took up the challenge to ride their bikes to Niagara Falls in honour of our Mother & Grandmother who passed away from cancer in 2009.


Celebrating 40 years of Serving the Oakville Community

June 2017

We had a great time celebrating 40 years! We roasted a lamb and pig on a spit, offered local beer, tasted specialties from our suppliers and even had special treats to hand out. It was our way to honour our customers who have been so loyal to us over the years. Thank you!

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CBC Building, Barbara Frum Atrium, Toronto, Ontario


Florence Meats created a delicious sampling table of biltong to all attendees.

Canada Cares

Fundraiser Supporting Family & Professional Caregivers

May 2017


The Goriup family really know their meat!
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Homefront Magazine

Spring 2017


Oakville Conference Centre, Oakville, Ontario

So proud to be nominated in the Mid-Size Business Category.

Oakville Awards for Business Excellence

March 2017


Le Dome Banquet Hall, Oakville, Ontario

We were humbled to receive this award in recognition for the financial support we have given to the Rotary Club of Oakville West’s youth initiative “Dreams Take Flight”. Over the last 6 years, we have raised over $12,000.

Paul Harris Fellowship Award

January 2017

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