Dairy Queen Canada Welcomes New Caramel Apple Pie Blizzard

Dairy Queen Canada bolsters its popular Blizzard menu with the addition of the new Caramel Apple Pie Blizzard.

The latest addition to the DQ Blizzard lineup features the brand’s signature soft served blended with apple pie pieces, apple pie topping, and caramel coated truffles.

The new seasonal Caramel Apple Pie Blizzard can be found at participating DQ restaurants across Canada for a limited time through fall 2020.

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Kids Cards Are Back At Boston Pizza Until October 4, 2020

Boston Pizza is welcoming back their popular Kids Cards, where anyone can get up to five free kids meals with a $5 donation to the Boston Pizza Foundation Future Prospects initiative.

Kids Cards are available to purchase online and in-restaurant for a limited time through October 4, 2020.

Each Kids Card is valid for one free kids meal (up to five) with each minimum dine-in purchase of $16. In Quebec, the card is valid for one free kids meal, with each minimum purchase of $14.

While Kids Cards are available until October 4, 2020, they can be redeemed through June 30, 2021. Keep in mind that if you don’t redeem all five free kids meals before June 30, 2021, you lose them.

You can purchase up to 15 Kids Cards per transaction.

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The Pumpkin Spice Latte Is Back At Starbucks Canada Through Fall 2020

Starbucks Canada is celebrating fall 2020 with the return of the Pumpkin Spice Latte (PSL) alongside returning seasonal fan-favourites.

First introduced in 2003, the PSL features the brand’s signature espresso and milk, with notes of pumpkin, cinnamon, and nutmeg. You can enjoy it topped with whipped cream and real pumpkin-pie spices.

Pumpkin Cream Cold Brew features Starbucks Cold Brew sweetened with vanilla, then topped with a pumpkin cream cold foam and a dusting of pumpkin spice.

Starbucks is also welcoming back the Salted Caramel Mocha, which comes topped with caramel drizzle and sea salt, and the Salted Caramel Mocha Frappuccino blended beverage, which features mocha sauce and toffeenut syrup with coffee, milk and ice, then finished off with sweetened whipped cream, caramel sauce and a blend of turbinado sugar and sea salt.

In addition to drinks, participating Starbucks locations are also bringing back seasonal bakery items, including the Pumpkin Cream Cheese Muffin and Pumpkin Scone.

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Papa John’s Canada Adds New Grilled Buffalo Chicken Papadia

Papa John’s Canada turns up the heat with the introduction of the new Grilled Buffalo Chicken Papadia.

The Grilled Buffalo Chicken Papadia is a flatbread-style sandwich made with original fresh dough and loaded with grilled chicken, onions, our signature cheese, plus A 3-cheese blend, buttermilk ranch sauce, and buffalo sauce. The Papadia is served with a side of ranch dipping sauce.

You can find the new Grilled Buffalo Chicken Papadia at participating locations across Canada for a suggested price of $7.99.

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Canada’s Sol Cuisine Launches New Plant-Based Spinach Chickpea Bites At Costco

Canadian plant-based brand Sol Cuisine is launching new Spinach Chickpea Bites at all Costco Canada locations throughout Western Canada.

Spinach Chickpea Bites feature a blend of vitamin loaded spinach and high in protein chickpeas. The plant-based appetizer is soy free, non-GMO and offers a good source of iron.

You can find new Spinach Chickpea Bites in main frozen aisle at participating Costco Canada locations throughout Western Canada.

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Cineplex Reopens All 164 Theatres And Entertainment Venues Across Canada

Cineplex says all its theatres and entertainment venues from coast-to-coast will be open for business today.

The company says 164 theatres, 1,687 screens and 10 entertainment venues, including 22 VIP Cinema locations across Canada will be in operation again by Friday, August 21, 2020.

Cineplex is welcoming back movie-lovers to the big screen by showing new releases, including Spongebob: Sponge on the Run and Unhinged.

Additionally, Christopher Nolan’s film Tenet will hit Cineplex theatres on August 27, with special advance screenings the night before.

Advance tickets for Tenet, as well as tickets for other new films, can be purchased at Cineplex.com or on the Cineplex app.

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Ragu Pasta Sauce No Longer Available In Canada

Pasta sauce brand Ragu is no longer selling their popular pasta sauces in Canada.

After fans in Canada starting noticing the sauce missing from shelves earlier this summer, several reached out to the company on Twitter asking where the sauces were.

The brand responded on Twitter with the following statement:

“We regret to inform you that RAGÚ has made the hard decision to exit the Canadian pasta-sauce market. We hope that you have enjoyed the delicious taste of RAGÚ and are very sorry for any inconvenience.”

Mizkan America Inc. is the parent company of Ragu.

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Here’s What’s Playing On Netflix Canada In September 2020

As summer 2020 comes to a close, Netflix Canada unveils a new batch of movies, TV shows, docs and more set to debut on the streaming service through the month of September 2020.

Below you will find a comprehensive look at what’s coming Netflix Canada in September 2020:

Coming Soon

  • ARASHI’s Diary -Voyage- ep 12 — NETFLIX DOCUMENTARY

In the lead-up to their 20th anniversary, the guys open up about going digital and the challenges of launching their official social media accounts.

  • GIMS: On the Record — NETFLIX DOCUMENTARY

Go backstage with beloved rap superstar Gims in the year leading up to his major 2019 Stade de France performance in this up-close documentary.

Coming To Netflix Canada In September 2020

New On Netflix Canada September 1, 2020

  • Bookmarks: Celebrating Black Voices — NETFLIX FAMILY
  • The Boss Baby: Get That Baby! — NETFLIX FAMILY
  • Felipe Esparza: Bad Decisions — NETFLIX COMEDY SPECIAL
  • La Partita / The Match — NETFLIX FILM
  • 3:10 to Yuma
  • American Psycho
  • Bewitched
  • Blade Runner: The Final Cut
  • Blades of Glory
  • Captain Phillips
  • Daddy’s Home
  • Dinner for Schmucks
  • Family Guy: Season 18
  • Fences
  • The First Purge
  • Four Brothers
  • The Godfather
  • The Godfather: Part II
  • Ghost in the Shell
  • Hairspray
  • How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days
  • I Am Legend
  • Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom
  • Lemony Snicket’s A Series of Unfortunate Events
  • The Next Karate Kid
  • Old School
  • Saturday Night Fever
  • Saving Private Ryan
  • School of Rock
  • Selma
  • Skyscraper

New On Netflix Canada September 2, 2020

  • Bad Boy Billionaires: India — NETFLIX DOCUMENTARY
  • Chef’s Table: BBQ — NETFLIX DOCUMENTARY
  • Freaks – You’re One of Us — NETFLIX FILM
  • Captain Fantastic
  • Dumb and Dumber To
  • Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas
  • The Bourne Identity
  • The Bourne Legacy
  • The Bourne Supremacy
  • The Bourne Ultimatum
  • Jaws 1, 2 and 3
  • Jaws: The Revenge
  • Lucy
  • Murdoch Mysteries: Season 13
  • Venom

New On Netflix Canada September 3, 2020

  • Afonso Padilha: Alma de Pobre — NETFLIX COMEDY SPECIAL
  • Love, Guaranteed — NETFLIX FILM
  • Young Wallander — NETFLIX ORIGINAL

New On Netflix Canada September 4, 2020

  • Away — NETFLIX ORIGINAL
  • The Blacklist: Season 7
  • I’m Thinking of Ending Things — NETFLIX FILM
  • Spirit Riding Free: Riding Academy: Part 2 — NETFLIX FAMILY

New On Netflix Canada September 5, 2020

  • Step Up: All In

New On Netflix Canada September 7, 2020

  • My Octopus Teacher — NETFLIX DOCUMENTARY
  • Record of Youth — NETFLIX ORIGINAL

New On Netflix Canada September 8, 2020

  • A Star Is Born
  • StarBeam: Season 2 — NETFLIX FAMILY

New On Netflix Canada September 9, 2020

  • Corazón loco / So Much Love to Give — NETFLIX FILM
  • Get Organized with The Home Edit — NETFLIX ORIGINAL
  • La Línea: Shadow of Narco — NETFLIX DOCUMENTARY
  • Mignonnes / Cuties — NETFLIX FILM
  • The Social Dilemma — NETFLIX DOCUMENTARY

New On Netflix Canada September 10, 2020

  • The Babysitter: Killer Queen — NETFLIX FILM
  • The Gift: Season 2 — NETFLIX ORIGINAL
  • Greenleaf: Season 5
  • The Idhun Chronicles — NETFLIX ANIME
  • Julie and the Phantoms — NETFLIX FAMILY

New On Netflix Canada September 11, 2020

  • The Duchess — NETFLIX ORIGINAL
  • Family Business: Season 2 — NETFLIX ORIGINAL
  • Interstellar
  • Pets United — NETFLIX FAMILY
  • Se busca papá / Dad Wanted — NETFLIX FILM

New On Netflix Canada September 12, 2020

  • Zumbo’s Just Desserts: Season 2

New On Netflix Canada September 14, 2020

  • Close Enough — NETFLIX ORIGINAL

New On Netflix Canada September 15, 2020

  • 17 Again
  • Ancient Aliens: Season 3
  • Beyond Scared Straight: Season 4
  • Hope Frozen: A Quest to Live Twice — NETFLIX DOCUMENTARY
  • Intervention: Season 6
  • Izzy’s Koala World — NETFLIX FAMILY
  • Michael McIntyre: Showman — NETFLIX COMEDY SPECIAL
  • Taco Chronicles: Volume 2 — NETFLIX ORIGINAL

New On Netflix Canada September 16, 2020

  • Baby: Season 3 — NETFLIX ORIGINAL
  • Challenger: The Final Flight — NETFLIX DOCUMENTARY
  • Criminal: UK: Season 2 — NETFLIX ORIGINAL
  • The Devil All The Time — NETFLIX FILM
  • MeatEater: Season 9 — NETFLIX ORIGINAL
  • The Paramedic — NETFLIX FILM
  • Signs: Season 2 — NETFLIX ORIGINAL
  • Sing On! — NETFLIX ORIGINAL

New On Netflix Canada September 17, 2020

  • Dragon’s Dogma — NETFLIX ANIME
  • The Last Word — NETFLIX ORIGINAL

New On Netflix Canada September 18, 2020

  • American Barbecue Showdown — NETFLIX ORIGINAL
  • Jurassic World Camp Cretaceous — NETFLIX FAMILY
  • Ratched — NETFLIX ORIGINAL

New On Netflix Canada September 21, 2020

  • A Love Song for Latasha — NETFLIX DOCUMENTARY

New On Netflix Canada September 22, 2020

  • Chico Bon Bon: Monkey with a Tool Belt: Season 3 — NETFLIX FAMILY
  • Jack Whitehall: Travels with My Father: Season 4 — NETFLIX ORIGINAL
  • The Playbook — NETFLIX DOCUMENTARY
  • Mighty Express — NETFLIX FAMILY

New On Netflix Canada September 23, 2020

  • Enola Holmes — NETFLIX FILM
  • No Strings Attached
  • Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

New On Netflix Canada September 24, 2020

  • The Chef Show: Season 2 — NETFLIX DOCUMENTARY
  • This Is Us: Season 4

New On Netflix Canada September 25, 2020

  • A Perfect Crime — NETFLIX DOCUMENTARY
  • Country-Ish — NETFLIX ORIGINAL
  • Modern Family: Season 11
  • The School Nurse Files — NETFLIX ORIGINAL
  • Sneakerheads — NETFLIX ORIGINAL

New On Netflix Canada September 26, 2020

  • The Good Place: Season 4

New On Netflix Canada September 28, 2020

  • Whose Vote Counts, Explained — NETFLIX ORIGINAL

New On Netflix Canada September 29, 2020

  • Michelle Buteau: Welcome to Buteaupia — NETFLIX COMEDY SPECIAL

New On Netflix Canada September 30, 2020

  • American Murder: The Family Next Door — NETFLIX DOCUMENTARY
  • Dear John
  • Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters
  • Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again
  • Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol

 

Last Call – Titles Leaving Netflix In September 2020

Leaving September 2, 2020

  • Ready Player One

Leaving September 5, 2020

  • Once Upon a Time: Seasons 1-7

Leaving September 14, 2020

  • Clueless

Leaving September 30, 2020

  • Ghostbusters
  • Ghostbusters 2
  • Inglourious Basterds
  • Pulp Fiction

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Little Caesars Canada Offers $9.99 5 Meat Feast Pizza Deal

Little Caesars Canada is running a new promotion where anyone can get a medium 5 Meat Feast pizza for $9.99 at participating locations.

The 5 Meat Feast features crispy applewood bacon, smoky bacon, Italian sausage, ham and pepperoni on the brand’s traditional medium crust.

You can find the 5 Meat Feast Hot-N-Ready from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. local time at participating locations across Canada for a limited time only. It’s also available for delivery in participating markets and subject to additional delivery and service fees.

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The Works Gourmet Burger Bistro Relaunches As The Works Craft Burger And Beer

The Works Gourmet Burger Bistro undergoes a major brand transformation as the chain relaunches as The Works Craft Burger And Beer, along with a brand-new menu and more.

According to the brand, the relaunch is an effort to better represent “its high quality food with a refreshed high quality new menu, crew uniforms, web site and craft beer selection.”

To celebrate the relaunch, The Works Craft Burger and Beer will be giving away free burgers, poutines and shakes on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter all week long starting Monday, August 17, 2020.

The recrafted Works menu includes all the brand’s fan-favourite burgers on half-pound AAA fresh beef burgers or your choice of 7 other unique patty options like Kobe-style Wagyu, plant-based Beyond and signature Elk.

New Burgers

  • The new Not Your Grandpa’s BBQ Burger features maple bacon, smoked brisket, maple bacon jam & bacon garlic aioli for a suggested price of $17.98.
  • The new Pig Popper Burger consists of bacon, cream cheese, sliced jalapenos with sweet and tangy sauce for a suggested price of $16.97.
  • The new Hella Nutella Burger includes maple bacon, crispy O-ring and you can ask your server to toss some Nutella into that ring for $18.52.

Fans are invited to wash down one of the new burgers with new craft taps and tallboys or a brand-new crafted milkshake like the Birthday Cake Cookie Dough, Bella Nutella or Shake What Your Brownie Gave Ya!

New Crafted Poutines

  • The new Tragically Poutine is made with fresh-cut fries, cheese curds and gravy, all topped with crumbled maple bacon, crispy bacon sticks and drizzled with bacon roasted garlic aioli for $12.12.
  • The new Brisket Case Poutine features fresh-cut fries, cheese curds and gravy loaded up with smoked beef brisket tossed in Smokey BBQ sauce for $12.73.

The brand’s Oakville, Ontario location is the first to have the complete new redesigned brand look but all locations will soon feature the new menu, new uniforms and new menu items.

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