When it comes time to purchasing materials or equipment I always search first for locally made products. Whether its jams and beer, or trailer equipment. This post will serve as a list of Canadian companies creating products made in Canada that I have found along my travels. This list will start out in no particular order but as it grows I will most likely have to start categorizing it.
Created May 12 2017. Last updated Nov 01 2020.
On the Hill (NS) – Hand Forge, with horse back riding and bed and breakfast.
Stillwater Family Farm (NS) – We are a small family farm focused on a sustainable food system for Nova Scotians. Our passion is Wagyu (Wangus) beef.
RF Kiln Tech (ON) – RF Kiln Tech’s drying technology is the new tried-and-tested way of drying wood.
Brookridge Farms (NS) – Makers of beautiful, traditional wool blankets.
Mac Kilts (NS) – Kilt makers in St. Peter’s, Cape Breton.
PLA3D (NB) – Woodcarving, 3D modeling, t-shirt block printing
Stanfield’s (NS) – Manufactures of the men’s, women’s and children’s undergarments.
Viberg Boots (BC) – Maker of quality footwear and clthing accessories since 1931.
Bell’s Machinery (ON) – Makers of custom firewood processors.
Blacks Creek (ON) – Makers of 1 person operation fire wood splitting operations.
Cord King (ON) – High performance firewood processors.
Eastonmade Custom Wood Splitters (ON) – Manufacturers of hydraulic wood splitters, wedges and conveyors.
Hakmet (QC) – Makers of forestry equipment, one person firewood processing.
Split Fire Sales Inc (ON) – Makers of commercial grade wood splitters, featuring a bi-directional splitter.
Timber Devil (QC) – Makers of firewood vertical splitters.
Grocery and Household
Alymer Soups (QC) – We are a small Canadian soup company who understands how the love of good food can bring people together, creating smiles, laughter and joyful conversation.
Barrier Spray Foam (NS) – Stephen MacIntosh, Certified Spray Foam Applicator & Home Inspector 902-870-7751
Crown Royal Northern Harvest Rye Whiskey (MB) – Crown Royal, the whisky-maker from the small Manitoba community of Gimli, MB.
Endy (ON) – Makers of mattress-in-a-box. The Endy Mattress is designed and crafted using the finest materials in the Great North!
French’s Ketchup (ON) – Makers of ketchup, mustard and other condiment foods.
Irving (NB) – The Irving family are not just makers of oil and gasoline products, their massive lumber industry also makes consumer paper products like Scotties, Royale and Majesta brands.
Kruger Products (ON, QC & BC) – Makers of paper product brands like Cashmere, Sponge Towels, Scotties, Purex and White Swan.
Laura Secord (ON) – Chocolate maker since 1913.
Meadow Green Farm (NS) – Locally grown farm products; meats, eggs, produce. Delivered weekly through the summer.
Neal Brothers Foods Inc (ON) – Since 1988, Neal Brothers Foods has provided families all over Canada with better for you snack options using whole and natural ingredients you can pronounce.
Peace By Chocolate (NS) – Chocolate manufacturer.
Purdy’s Chocolatier (BC) – Canada’s chocolatier since 1907.
Royale (NB) – Makers of paper products like toilet paper, bathroom tissue, paper towels, etc.
The Beautiful Project (BC) – Greeting card company. Sass served up with a wink and a chuckle is our calling card.
The Soap Company of Nova Scotia (NS) – The Soap Company of Nova Scotia Ltd., where we make soaps, skin care and cleaning products that are so pure & gentle we test them on our children!
Machinery – Other
Brandon Manufacturing (QC) – Dump truck bodies, hook lifts.
Ditch Doctor™ (NS) – Ditch Doctor TM method is used to create, restore and maintain efficient ditches, and is gentle to the environment.
FD Attachments (ON) – Mennonite built equipment for excavators, skidsteers, etc. Made in Canada.
Multi Shelter Solutions (ON) – Cost effective multi-purpose storage solutions for backyard and commercial applications.
North Riverside Welding (NS) – metal fabricator
Pinegrove Metals (ON) – Fabricator of utility containers (hooklift bins, etc) and custom work.
Seaside Metalworks (NS) – Fabricator of steel fire pits, like trucks, cars, logos.
Residential and Commercial
Artisan Natural Stone (NS) – 3 generations of masons, exterior and interior fireplaces, stone work, etc.
Crafters Throughout Nova Scotia – A web portal to crafters around the province of Nova Scotia.
EcoPoxy (MB) – Makers of a high performance UV resistant epoxy for table tops, artwork, etc. Low odour formulation allows for application indoors, no ventilation required.
Fusion Mineral Paint (ON) – Canada’s sole independent Milk Paint manufacturer and continues to demonstrate its expertise and ongoing commitment to providing the highest quality non-toxic paints across North America.
Hoffmeyers Mill (ON) – Buy direct authentic reproduction wood windows and screen doors from a real old fashioned mill.
NovaTree (NS)- Lumber, fencing, etc made from locally sourced materials in Nova Scotia.
South River Stone (NS) – Masonry products and services like fireplaces for indoors and outdoors, pizza ovens, residential and commercial stone veneer facing, etc. Made in Nova Scotia
Backyard Bandsaw Mills (BC) – Manufacturers of their own portable band saw mills.
Clarke Portable Band saw mills (ON) – Manufacturers of their own portable band saw mill.
D&L Timber Technologies (BC) – Manufacturer of swing blade and slabber mill. We are the manufacture of the only 180 degree swing blade mill in the world.
Pascal Metals (QC) – Manufacturers of 4 post band saw mills.
Vallee Portable Sawmills (QC) – Pascal Métal Inc. is a young and dynamic enterprise located in St-Denis de Brompton, in the Eastern Townships. We specialize in the manufacture and distribution of forestry machinery, and more notably of our hallmark brand, Vallee Sawmills.
AM Machinery (QC) – Fabricators of tow behind forestry trailers with grapple booms.
Atlantic Outdoor Solutions (NS) – Custom fabrication work by Allan Hubley, Wileville, NS. Tow behind wagons, cart for atv machines, as well as custom work.
BWS Trailers (NB) – ISO Certified trucking trailer builders.
Dean’s Welding and Auto Body Work (NS) – Dean builds trailers and anything else that involves welding. Contact him via his Facebook page.
Eloquip Ltd (ON) – A custom builder of aluminum truck boxes, trailers, dump inserts, and custom solutions.
Equipments Woody (QC) – Trailer manufacturer for forestry and agriculture.
K-Trail (QC) – Manufacturer of tow behind trailers.
Linkletter Mfg (PE) – LWL is one of the largest welding and repair shops on Prince Edward Island and we offer creative solutions, timely repairs and expert advice for equipment trailers of all sizes as well as agricultural equipment.
Machineries A B (QC) – Forestry trailers for both quad and highway use.
N & N Trailers (QC) – Manufacturers of consumer and industry trailers.
Pickens (QC) – Manufacturers of small scale logging trailers with hydraulic boom and grapple.
Range-Road (AB) – Range Road has a full line of Equipment for small to medium scale Low Impact Logging Operations.
Wallenstein Equipment (ON) – Outdoor power equipment manufacturer; wood chippers, grapples, skid steer attachments, generators, etc.
Weberlane Manufacturing (ON) – A custom builder of trailers for construction and agricultural industries.
Doucet (QC) – Canadian Manufacturer of sanding machines.
WoodworkersWorkshop® (NS) – Design and publication of woodworking plans.