Toronto, ON (June 8, 2021) – The Canadian Premier League is pleased to announce HelloFresh—the world’s leading meal kit provider—as the “Official Meal Kit Delivery Partner of the Canadian Premier League”. Through this new partnership, the CPL will collaborate on unique HelloFresh offer opportunities to Canadian soccer communities from coast-to-coast.
The partnership negotiated by Canadian Soccer Business (CSB) will also provide special offers to CPL Clubs’ fans and season ticket members via digital integration in the League’s Centre Circle App. HelloFresh and CPL will also collaborate on unique content pieces throughout the term of agreement focused on showcasing delicious summer recipes tailored for soccer-loving families on the go.
As part of the new partnership, HelloFresh will also become an official partner of Canada Soccer’s Circle K Active Start Soccer Fests program, the largest and longest running grassroots program in Canada. Through its support of the program, HelloFresh will activate at events from coast-to-coast, providing special offers for festival participants as well as unique on-site meal kit opportunities for Canadian soccer families.
“We are excited to be partners with HelloFresh,” said David Clanachan, Commissioner, Canadian Premier League. “As the leading meal kit provider in Canada the synergy with Canada’s top men’s professional soccer league is perfect and we are looking forward to enjoying many balanced and delicious HelloFresh recipes this season.”
“Becoming the official meal kit partner of the Canadian Premier League was a natural fit for HelloFresh,” said HelloFresh Director of Culinary, Chef Corby-Sue. “We know how important fresh ingredients and balanced dinners are to soccer-loving families across the country, and we’re happy to be able to provide soccer communities and fans of the game with a new option to enjoy dinner with a kick!”
About Canadian Premier League
Canadian Premier League (CPL) is Canada’s Tier 1 professional men’s soccer league that debuted on April 27, 2019. Playing in world-class and unique venues, and partnering with strong community-led ownership groups, the CPL is a league for Canadians by Canadians that brings professional soccer to communities coast-to-coast. For updates and more information, please go to CanPL.ca.
About Canada Soccer’s Circle K Active Start Soccer Fests
Canada Soccer’s Circle K Active Start Soccer Fests is a grant-based program designed to provide resources to host a soccer celebration in communities across the country. Community soccer clubs are encouraged to apply to host a festival via the online application process and pending program space and Provincial/Territorial Member Association approval, will receive a program event package, which they can use to showcase their event. In addition, participating clubs will receive a festival hosting package which includes individual participation certificates and a wide array of promotional giveaways from the program’s national sponsors. For more information about Canada Soccer’s Circle K Active Start Soccer Fests program and to learn how bring a festival to your club and community, visit to the Canada Soccer’s Circle K Active Start Soccer Fests website.
HelloFresh Canada was founded in February 2016. HelloFresh delivers ‘cook from scratch’ meal plans straight to your door with carefully curated, easy-to-follow recipe cards and locally sourced pre-portioned fresh ingredients in just the right quantities. HelloFresh helps reduce food waste and takes care of the meal planning, shopping, measuring, and delivering, leaving time for you to do the fun parts: cooking and eating. HelloFresh caters to a variety of needs by offering Pronto, Family, and Veggie boxes. HelloFresh delivers all across Canada. In the three-month period between October 1, 2020 and December 31, 2020, HelloFresh delivered 179 million meals to 5.29 million active customers worldwide.