Press Releases

Chapmans Ice Cream Hikes Wages in Preparation for a Busy Summer Season

June 7, 2021

Markdale, ON – With the demand for Chapman’s Ice Cream increasingly growing, the factory is maximizing its capacity and boosting its hiring. The company is known for going an extra mile for its employees, but it continues to implement new...


Chapman’s Announces Its Support of the Captain Canada 5K Run for Make-A-Wish

May 12, 2021

Markdale, ON – Chapman’s Ice Cream is proud to announce its support of the new national virtual run, The Captain Canada 5K organized by 365Sports. The 5 or 10 km run, dubbing itself “the most patriotic fun run in Canada,”...


Chapman’s Expands Its Ice Cream Offerings With New Premium Ice Cream, Cones And Bars

March 4, 2021

New ice cream innovations from Chapman’s Ice Cream are on their way to stores across Canada. The largest independent ice cream manufacturer in Canada hopes to fill up the frozen aisles of most store chains by April 1st with new...


Chapman’s Ice Cream Makes Pandemic Pay Increase Permanent

September 30, 2020

Markdale, ON – Chapman’s Ice Cream announced today their intention to make the pandemic pay boost permanent for production and distribution workers starting this October. The initial pandemic pay program was introduced on March 22, with a $2 per hour...


Reasons to Consider Working Night Shifts

November 29, 2019

Over 20% of Canadians consider themselves night owls, but only a few would prefer to work during night times. Why is that? The overall negative connotation of night shift work has certainly played a big role in shaping people’s perceptions....


Chapman’s Ice Cream Makes Permanent Changes To It’s Shift Work Polices

November 13, 2019

Markdale, ON – Chapman’s Ice Cream recently announced a permanent change in their shift work scheduling to accommodate multiple requests from workers, improve employee well being and increase productivity. The Company has now eliminated their day/afternoon/night rotating shifts and offer...


Chapman’s Ice Cream Wins Two International Awards in Sweden

October 28, 2019

Oct 2019 – Markdale, ON – The International Ice Cream Consortium (IICC) presented Chapman’s with two prestigious awards: Gold for the launch of their new Yukon Caribou Ice Cream Bar and a Silver for the company’s most recent energy conservation...


Nut allergies reshaping Canadian ice cream industry.

July 25, 2019

Markdale, ON – Inspired by a little boy who wanted to serve ice cream at his birthday party, Chapman’s was among the first in Canada to produce peanut and nut-free ice cream. “We decided that every Canadian should be able...


Chapman’s Ice Cream donates $10,000 to South East Grey Community Health Centre to support the new Cardiac Rehabilitation Program.

June 28, 2019

Markdale, ON – The new Cardiac Rehabilitation Program offered by the South East Grey Community Health Centre (SEGCHC) will be ran out of Markdale and Dundalk and available to all residents of Grey and Dufferin Counties, as well as North...