It Takes a Village: Behind The Scenes Partner Profiles

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As with any grand undertaking, Bar None Foods wouldn’t be here without the people who work with us behind the scenes to make our products a reality. We are grateful to these companies and individuals who are involved in manufacturing, packaging, designing, and marketing our products and would like to offer a humble mention for them below. Bake Works Inc. … Read More

It Takes a Village: Ingredient Profiles

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Hemp Seed: Hemp is believed to be one of the earliest cultivated plants. It originated in central Asia, with use in China dating back to 2800BCE. Hemp cultivation spread west through the Mediterranean region and then into Europe during the Middle Ages. It was planted in Chile during the 1500’s and eventually made its way to North America a century … Read More

It Takes a Village: Supplier Profiles

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HempCo Canada: It takes a village to raise our bars. Working with our dedicated suppliers to source the best ingredients we can makes Bar None Foods what it is and keeps us passionate about making our bars. One of the great companies we partner with is HempCo. They operate out of Burnaby, Canada, located just east of Vancouver, B.C. and … Read More

It Takes a Village to Raise the Bars

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During the past month, we have had the incredible opportunity to visit some of the suppliers and farmers who make Bar None Food possible. We love making and sharing Betsy’s Bar None bars, but we couldn’t do it without the help of those who grow the ingredients, package the bars and sell them to customers. The experience of meeting our … Read More

New Recipe Notes

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We’ve received several phone calls and emails in response to our new recipe. It’s been a long and challenging road to come up with an alternative to the original bar recipe, and we’ve decided to write about the changes we’ve made and the primary reasons for which we made them. 1. Our old recipe, though tasty, had some issues that … Read More

Sourcing Locally: Beloved Bars Made Better with Local Partners   

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When Betsy decided to source her ingredients as locally as possible, she not only reduced her carbon footprint, she also learned of other benefits for her business, community and beyond. She was able to develop closer relationships with her suppliers, a more nutritious recipe, and more efficient production. With each bar produced and unwrapped, Betsy shows the world how beneficial … Read More

The Next Generation of Betsy Bars

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  Dear Friends, Betsy’s Best Bar None is now Betsy’s Bar None! For this relaunch we’ve shortened our name as well as our ingredient list, and the best part is that the ‘Bar None’ still says it all. Bar None is a vital part of our identity, and the gentlemen at Columbia River Correctional who coined the name did so … Read More

New blog coming soon

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Keep your eyes out for a new blog starting here! We will be bringing you interesting stories behind the scenes, etc.