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Acosta Sales & Marketing:
Acosta is Winks' key contact for the following Supply Partners:

  • Big Sky Brands
  • Canada Dry Motts
  • Campbell Company of Canada
  • C.B. Powell Ltd.
  • Colgate/Palmolive Canada Inc.
  • ConAgra
  • COTT Beverages
  • Johnson & Johnson
  • Kellogg's Foods Canada Corporation
  • PRINGLES (Kelloggs)
  • Perfetti Van Melle
  • Sunrype

BIC Canada:
All lighters are not created equal.   The BIC® Lighter is recognized as a worldwide leader in producing a safe, reliable flame for millions of consumers every day. In more than 160 countries around the world, BIC has sold more than 15 billion lighters.    BIC's manufacturing processes have been refined to make high quality products available to all consumers.

big sky

Big Sky Brands

blue diamond almonds

Blue Diamond (CB Powell)

 Bon Appetite

Bon Appetit:
Bon Appetit® is a wholesale bakery manufacturing facility, specializing in gourmet baking and distribution of top quality Danish, cakes, muffins and a vast assortment of other fine gourmet products to the retail and convenience store industry.


BONI Equipment:
Quality and reliability:

Since 1974, Equipement Boni has stood out from the competition in the field of shelving and commercial and industrial pallet racking. Manufacturer of warehousing systems, shelving for retail stores, and commercial and architectural fixtures.


At Breyers we believe good things get better when they're double churned.

The Breyers brand has grown significantly in recent years as new products have joined the flagship Breyers Classic Ice Cream line. 

Among them are: Naturally Flavoured Breyers Double Churn, our family favourite line of Breyers Classic, the Smooth and Dreamy Light Ice Cream line and the Breyers co-brands, such as Hershey’s and Cadbury's confectionary bar brands.


Brites Sunglasses:
Brites Sunglasses is a division of Cool-View Optics Inc. The company headquarters are in Calgary, Alberta Canada. Founded in 1988, Cool-View Optics is a leader in the Canadian Sunglass Industry.

Our products are sold in thousands of retail stores across Canada.

We are committed to the latest in fashion at affordable prices.

bunzl BUNZL Canada Ltd.: 
Bunzl is a leading provider of operating supplies and retail goods to convenience store wholesalers and retailers. We offer thousands of products to this market, including foodservice disposables, retail carry-out bags and sanitation and cleaning supplies.

Mondelēz Canada Inc:
As a Winks Supply Partner, Mondelēz will promote and/or rebate Winks Members on Cadbury confectionary items supplied through Core-Mark Distributors. Mondelēz brands include Oreo, Chips Ahoy! and Peek Freans cookies; Ritz and Triscuit crackers; Trident and Dentyne gum; Cadbury Dairy Milk and Caramilk chocolates; and Maynards candy.

canada dry

Canada Dry / Motts

canadian trade house

Canadian Trade House (Hot Stuffs):
Canadian Trade House is an innovative, energetic company specializing in importing and distributing gourmet food and beverage products. Based in Calgary, Alberta, Canadian Trade House currently supplies the retail and food service industry across Canada. You can find our fine products from the largest national retailer to your local coffee shop.

casa cubana

Casa Cubana:
Canada’s fastest-growing distributor of quality cigars. More than 20,000 trade partners nationwide. Comprehensive selection of quality products at most competitive prices. Why do business with us: strong growth products and most extended distribution and sales force across Canada for machine and man-made cigars. Efficiency of online ordering combined with visits from qualified reps who help you increase sales.


CMMI / NewsGroup:
Canada's leading national marketer of periodicals and books. outpacing the reading category in growth each year, enhancing the profitability of the category for Canadian retailers by combining single source supply and reliable local service.

coca cola

The Coca-Cola Company offers a wide variety of non-alcoholic brands, many of which come in no-calorie and low-calorie options. These beverages include sparkling soft drinks, still waters, juices and fruit beverages, sports drinks, energy drinks and ready-to-drink teas. We're proud to offer some of the most popular brands in Canada including Coca-Cola®, Diet Coke®, Coca-Cola Zero®, Sprite®, Fanta®, Nestea®, PowerAde®, Minute Maid®, Dasani® and vitaminwater®. 


CORE-MARK International:
Leading the way.

As one of the largest and most valued marketers of fresh and broad-line supply solutions to the convenience retail industry, Core-Mark is Winks' PRIMARY SUPPLY PARTNER.

Offering a full range of products, marketing programs and technology solutions to over 29,000 locations across North America, Core-Mark services traditional convenience stores,  grocery and specialty stores and other small format retailers that sell consumer packaged goods.


CURVE Distribution Services Inc.:
Your connection to fast moving consumer electronics brands in Canada. We connect great brands and leading retailers - providing sourcing, logistics, fulfillment, category management and brand marketing services. 

 Muscle Milk

CytoSport / Muscle Milk:
Muscle Milk RTD beverages are an excellent source of protein to help fuel recovery from exercise and provide high quality protein to help you recover and be ready for tomorrow’s workout.


Dare Foods Limited:
Dare produces a wide variety of snack foods satisfying many different consumer needs like better-for-you, convenience and above all enjoyment - each of which contribute to making our consumers feel good. Our range of cookies, crackers, fine breads and candy is available throughout North America. 

direct cash

Direct Cash:
DirectCash is the leading provider of ATMs, debit terminals, prepaid phone cards and prepaid cash cards in Canada. With over 14 years of operational and industry experience, we have built a substantial technology and security infrastructure that enables us to offer convenient and secure transaction processing that allows our clients to maximize their revenue.

DirectCash is a member of Interac and part of the Visa and Mastercard networks, offering a diversified product suite including ATMs, debit terminals and prepaid phone cards as well as prepaid debit and credit cards.

direct plus Direct Plus:
As a Winks Supply Partner, Direct Plus will rebate Winks Members on all snack, sandwich and pastry items supplied through Direct Plus Distributors. See the Winks agreement for more details.
donmiguel Don Miguel Mexican Foods, Inc:
Serving families tasty Mexican foods since 1908. Our heritage of providing the most delicious Mexican foods for our customers goes back a long way.
duracell Duracell:
Trusted everywhere, Duracell provides a wide range of batteries and Smart Power solutions for virtually all of your power needs.

Ferrero Canada:
Our constant attention towards consumers’ needs is the foundation of our company policy, inspired by maximum transparency and excellence in quality.

Our loyalty towards consumers and the trust they put in our products with their everyday purchases are at the core of the long-lasting relation that we enjoy with them.                                      



Frito Lay Canada:
As Canada's largest snack food manufacturer, Frito Lay Canada invigorates PepsiCo Canada's portfolio of products with plenty of good food and good fun: Doritos®, Lay's®  Potato Chips, Baked! Lay's®, Lay's®  Stax®, Cheetos®, Fritos®  Corn Chips, Munchies®, Quaker®, Rold Gold®, Ruffles®, Smartfood®, Spitz® Seeds, Stacy's®, SunChips Brand, SunChips® Tostitos®, Twistos®

global payments

Global Payment Systems:
In today's competitive business environment, customers expect merchants to accept all forms of payment. Global Payments offers Canadian merchants a wide variety of advanced credit and debit card processing services, all from one reliable source.  As one of the world's largest and most trusted payment processors, Global Payments combines industry-leading expertise with over 40 years of Canadian specific experience.  This powerful combination allows us to deliver comprehensive solutions that are personalized to your needs.

Whether you're a small merchant looking for a terminal or a multi-national merchant requiring an integrated solution, Global Payments will consult with you to assist in selecting the credit and debit processing solution that meets your unique business requirements.

harlan fairbanks

Harlan Fairbanks:
Harlan Fairbanks carries an extensive range of beverage and snack food products, equipment, and supplies. Whether you're looking for a complete hot or frozen beverage centre, a soft serve ice cream program, a hot dog program or popcorn machines, Harlan Fairbanks has a friendly and knowledgeable sales staff to help you build your business. We don't sell machines, we sell profit concepts. Our large inventory in 8 warehouses ensures you will not run out of product and we service what we sell.  We stock factory approved parts to keep you up and running. We also offer FREE* shipping to most locations. (*with a minimum order - please ask for details)


Hershey Canada:
Hershey Canada Inc. is a wholly owned subsidiary of The Hershey Company that manufactures, distributes and sells confectionery, snack, refreshment and grocery products in Canada.

house of horvath House of Horvath:
With a family cigar-making tradition dating back to 1932, House of Horvath was founded in 1977 on the principles of Quality, Tradition, and Integrity.
 huer Huer Foods:
Your Quality Confectionery Source

Incomm Canada Prepaid Inc.:
Incomm offers a robust prepaid product suite, featuring a variety of cards, including wireless, long-distance, financial services, third-party gift, music, general-purpose reloadable, digital content, loyalty, B2B and software. We provide retailers access to new revenue streams through the industry’s leading product delivery network and provide comprehensive expertise in consumer sales and marketing, including card and package design, production, distribution, sale, redemption and bilingual 24/7 customer support 365 days a year. 

We manage inventory and distribution and maintain a strong retail footprint, and in return our gift card mall and prepaid centers continue to yield exceptional growth for our partners every year.

jacks links Jack Links:
Jack Link's Beef Snacks are the smart snacking choice for the whole family. They are an excellent source of protein and iron, with fewer calories, fat and carbs per serving than most other snacks. Today Jack Link's is the fastest-growing meat snack manufacturer in the world, and sells more than 100 different meat snack products in more than 40 countries. More than a century has passed, but the Link family principles and traditions remain the same: hard work, integrity and a commitment to earn consumer respect by delivering the best-tasting meat snacks in the world.
kraft foods Kraft Canada:
One of Canada’s most recognized Brands, Kraft Canada provides rebates on select items to Winks Members. For more information on Kraft products and promotions, visit our website at:
krispy kernels

Krispy Kernels:
Your 100% Canadian one-stop-nut-shop! From coast to coast, for many more years to come. Tasty seasonings and perfectly roasted nuts and peanuts: it’s all about you and your taste buds. After 65 years, our promise to use only premium quality ingredients is still our mission.  


Mars Canada Inc.:
Mars Canada is a subsidiary of the US family-owned business known as Mars, Incorporated, one of the leading global manufacturers of branded products. Established in the late 1940's, our three segments – Petcare, Chocolate and Food help Canadians celebrate life everyday through food experiences. We are an organization that is guided by our Five Principles: Quality, Responsibility, Mutuality, Efficiency and Freedom. It is putting these principles into action that allows us to make a difference to people and the planet, through our performance. 


Monster Energy:
Monster is way more than an energy drink - Monster is... A lifestyle in a can.

morris national Morris National Inc.:
Morris National, Inc. Canada is a privately held corporation that imports and distributes confectionery, specialty food, and gift packs on an exclusive basis throughout Canada.
mother parkers

Mother Parkers:
Let Mother Parkers’ customizable Beverage Solutions drive your consumers in-store and increase your profits. We have the right products for your beverage station from Coffee to Tea, Hot or Cold. We’ve been delivering customer satisfaction to this channel for years. We help increase profitable, beverage sales through menu innovation and promotional support. We deliver a high quality, consistent cup the consumer will keep coming back for.

nestle Nestle Canada:
As a Winks Supply Partner, Nestle Canada will rebate Winks Members on Nestle confectionary items supplied through Core-Mark Distributors. See the Winks agreement for more details.
nestle ice cream Nestlé Ice Cream:
Nothing makes you smile all over like the cool taste of Nestlé Ice Creams. From the world renowned Häagen-Dazs to the rich and creamy Nestlé Real Dairy Ice Cream, from the traditional Nestlé Parlour Ice Cream to the family favorite Nestlé Sundae. Weekends were made for these.
nestle waters

Nestle Water:
Nestlé Waters Canada sells both the marketshare-leading domestic natural spring water brand - Nestlé Pure Life - and the marketshare-leading international natural spring water/mineral water brands - Acqua Panna, Perrier and S. Pellegrino. Almost half of all domestic spring water products sold in Canada are produced by Nestlé Waters Canada and almost three-quarters of international water brands sold in Canada are marketed by Nestlé Waters Canada.

old dutch

Old Dutch Foods:
Old Dutch first started in Winnipeg, Manitoba as a little chip company with a lot of heart. Soon, our tradition of making and delivering great-tasting snacks spread throughout all of Canada. For over 50 years, our windmill has stood for quality and trust, old world charm, and a desire to create a long-lasting chip and snack tradition.

You can see it in the windmill. You can taste it in our snacks.

olymel Olymel:
The Olymel brand is widely recognized and enjoyed by consumers for its delicious pork and poultry products. Olymel offers a range of diversified superior quality products for everyday meals or receptions!

Otis Spunkmeyer:
Otis Spunkmeyer offers ready-to-bake, frozen cookie dough, thaw and serve cookies and muffins, and more.

 parkland fueld

Parkland Fuel Corporation:
The Winks Program is Parkland Fuel's preferred "Go-to-market" program for its Independent Retailers.

pepsi Pepsi:
Winks Members receive product rebates on beverages purchased direct from their local Pepsi Supplier.
 Prime Time Prime Time Tobacco:
One of the most unique and exciting tobacco products currently available in Canada, Prime Time flavored cigarillos represent the ultimate in taste and convenience!
Procter and Gamble Proctor & Gamble:
Procter & Gamble is a global company that provides consumer products in the areas of pharmaceuticals, cleaning supplies, personal care, and pet supplies.
perfetti vanmelle

Perfetti Van Melle:
Making innovative products we take pride in. Developing talent we invest in. Creating a supportive environment people thrive in. 


Pfizer Canada Inc:
Pfizer is inspired by a single goal: Your health. Since 1849, Pfizer has been dedicated to developing innovative medications to prevent and treat diseases. But we believe to be truly healthy, it takes more than medication. That’s why Pfizer is also committed to promoting the many small things we can do to stay healthy.

pringles Pringles:
Everything Pops with Pringles

Reckitt Benkeiser:
RB brands are household favourites all over the world, with products that delight as they make life’s daily routine easier and better.

regal Regal Confections:
Supplies a variety of high-quality brand name confectionary products throughout Western Canada.  Products include Pez, McCormicks, Tootsie Roll, Dubble Bubble, Topps, Breath Savers, and MORE!
saputo Dairyland (Saputo):
Winks Optional Dairyland Program provides Winks Members with highly competitive pricing on all dairy products. For more information on Dairyland, please visit their website at:
saralee SaraLee Foodservice Ltd.:
Sara Lee Foodservice is a leading supplier of meat and bakery solutions, providing value beyond its products to a broad base of foodservice operators throughout North America.
spitz Spitz Seeds:
Spitz partnership with Frito Lay will provide the quality service needed to keep your store stocked on a continual basis.
stagg chili Stagg (CB Powell)
swanson Swanson

Tosuta International:
Your final stop for Quality products & service. Bentasil Soft Lozenges; Chupa Chups Lollipops; Koala Novelties;        Koala Kones and Kups; Livewires Cream Cables; Red Band Sour Suckers


Tropicana® brand was the first to bring fresh, not from concentrate chilled juices to Canada, and remains the nation’s leader in juices and drinks in Canada. With a full line of great-tasting and nutritious juices, juice blends and cocktails, Tropicana® is committed to bringing the goodness of fresh fruit to your glass every day.

 unique foods

Unique Foods Inc.:
UNIQUE FOOD is proud to be a Canadian company, supporting Canadian customers across the nation for over 10 years. Our commitment to you is to bring you the finest in premium quality products while adding great value for your customers. Our products include: AQUAHYDRATE, STEWART’S SODAS, VENGA, HYPE, REEDS DRY SODA 


The Western Convenience Stores Association was founded as a not-for-profit organization in January of 2002 to provide leadership for the industry on key issues affecting owners, operators, employees and customers in Western Canada. 

The WCSA represents the interests of 6,500 gas and convenience retailers throughout the 4 western provinces and 3 northern territories, including their suppliers, distributors and stakeholders. 

The board is compiled of independent, affiliated and corporate chain retailers from the gas and convenience channel and associate members that provide input from suppliers, distributors, and manufacturers. The WCSA represents industry stakeholders to key audiences and builds strong relationships with municipal, provincial and federal governments.  

western refrigeration Western Refrigeration:
Western Refrigeration distributes commercial refrigeration, food store equipment and fixtures to the supermarket, convenience store and fast food industry.
weston Weston Bakeries:
Weston Foods is a leader in the North American baking industry, producing a variety of fresh, frozen and specialty bakery products including breads, rolls, bagels, tortillas, donuts, cakes, pies, cookies, crackers and other baked goods
wrigley Wrigley:
Wrigley is a recognized leader in confections with a wide range of product offerings including gum, mints, hard and chewy candies, and lollipops.