Business

West Coast businesswomen empower hospitality industry to champion a zero waste, ocean-friendly future

"Always surround yourself with women who support you and challenge you."

  • Mar 8, 2021

‘One man show,’ The Cabbie in the #YYJ cultivates 45,000 followers on Instagram

New taxi company brings unusual spunk to the West Shore

  • Mar 7, 2021

Sidney Pharmacy changes ownership, but retains family tradition

First opened by Frances and Jim Brigham in 1959, Sidney Pharmacy is now part of Heart Pharmacy

  • Mar 7, 2021

Greater Victoria businesses in chamber spotlight for 2021 awards

Annual awards program highlights local companies making the most of things, despite the pandemic

  • Mar 7, 2021

$16.9 million invested to improve worker safety, strengthen B.C.’s food supply chain

Money to be used for social distancing, personal protective equipment, cleaning, and air circulation

  • Mar 6, 2021

Dolce & Gabbana seeking over $600M in damages from 2 U.S. bloggers

The bloggers reposted anti-Asian comments attributed to one of its designers, leading to a boycott

  • Mar 6, 2021

Very Good Butchers brand adds cheese to its platter

The Cultured Nut products to be rebranded under Very Good Cheese banner

  • Mar 6, 2021

Shuswap credit union to mark 75th anniversary with legacy project

SASCU will be looking for input from arts community, city

  • Mar 6, 2021

Islander aims Clearflo clean drinking water system at Canada’s remote communities

Entrepreneur $300,000 mobile system can produce 50,000 litres of water in a day, via solar energy

  • Mar 6, 2021

$16.9 million invested to improve worker safety and strengthen B.C. food supply chain

Money to be used for social distancing, personal protective equipment, cleaning, and air circulation

  • Mar 6, 2021

Kelowna couple launches pregnancy advent calendars

Advent calendars aren't just for Christmas

  • Mar 6, 2021

Buzz on Business: New aesthetics shop nails it in Colwood

Darcy Nybo introduces a trio of new businesses on the West Shore

B.C. applies 7% sales tax on streaming, vaping, sweet drinks April 1

Measures from 2020 budget were delayed due to COVID-19

Ucluelet’s Ahoy Bags up for two Small Business BC Awards

German-Canadian wife and husband team transform old sails into one-of-a-kind beach bags

  • Mar 5, 2021

Abbotsford company wins four housing excellence awards

Stattonrock Design + Build's honours include Residential Renovator of the Year

Curbside food trailer brings new dining option to Shuswap

Snacktastic owner Dawn Backs grateful for support from family and community

  • Mar 5, 2021

3 generations later: Iconic Revelstoke tire business to be retread with new name

Excel Tire soon to become Trail Tire, but is still owned by the Hunter family

  • Mar 5, 2021

Semiahmoo Peninsula fitness pros leading charge on tax-deductible gym memberships

Live Well Exercise Clinic CEO Sara Hodson pitched idea to deputy prime minister

North Island College to host practical nursing info session

10 seats are open in the Port Alberni region for practical nursing program

  • Mar 5, 2021