Business

B.C.’s oldest bakery shuts down in Victoria

Willie's Bakery, originally established in 1887, has closed its doors

  • Sep 6th, 2018

Vernon property now known as Prestige Vernon Lodge and Conference Centre

This transition officially took place on Sept. 1.

  • Sep 5th, 2018

Health care, scientific jobs top B.C. employment forecast

Wave of retirements means nearly a million B.C. job openings

Take a nap in an Okanagan show home

Rykon Construction has teamed up with Haven Mattress to feature homes and beds to buy

  • Sep 6th, 2018

Vancouver’s short-term rental listings drop by half after new rules introduced

There are 3,742 active Vancouver listings on sites like Airbnb, compared with about 6,600 in April, when the regulations were introduced, the city said Wednesday.

  • Sep 6th, 2018

Canadian backpack makers eye expansion abroad, morph into lifestyle brands

As parents prepare to shell out hundreds of dollars on school supplies ahead of the first day of school, Canadian backpack makers readily await one of the busiest sales seasons for the industry.

  • Sep 6th, 2018

B.C.’s oldest bakery shuts down in Victoria

Willie's Bakery, originally established in 1887, has closed its doors

  • Sep 6th, 2018

New experience centre to showcase South Okanagan wines

Great Estates Wine Experience Centre will open at the Penticton Lakeside Resort

  • Sep 6th, 2018

Nominees for Business Excellence Awards announced

The winners will be announced at a gala on Saturday, Oct. 13

Vernon UPS announces new Business Solutions Expert

Laurell Cornell will begin at The UPS Store in Vernon Monday, Sept. 10.

  • Sep 6th, 2018

Bank of Canada holds interest rate at 1.5 per cent

The central bank kept its benchmark at 1.5 per cent, but data 'reinforces' view that more hikes are needed.

  • Sep 5th, 2018

Howard Johnson Harbourside Hotel to cease operations

Announcement from hotel operations manager says hotel to close Oct. 31

Bank of Canada holds interest rate for now, puts more focus on NAFTA

Bank of Canada said more hikes should be expected thanks to encouraging economic stats

  • Sep 5th, 2018

Cloverdale Pharmasave to celebrate 35th anniversary

Anniversary event planned for Saturday, Sept. 8

Langley’s Ultimate Garage prize package rewarding, on many levels

Aldergrove's Zone Garage comes aboard with Lordco in this year's raffle - all in aid of the charities.

  • Sep 5th, 2018

2018 Campbell River Business Awards of Distinction nominees announced

The Campbell River Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with Coastal Community Credit Union, received over 180 nominations for the 2018 Business Awards of Distinction.

  • Aug 31st, 2018

New vegan-friendly cafe funded through Start It Up Langley contest

Chaylene Lidell and Shaughnessy Otsuji received more than $130,000 in prizes to launch Pink Avo cafe

  • Sep 5th, 2018

DeHart: Check out what’s fun this fall

Maxine DeHart lets you know what is happening this September in Kelowna

  • Sep 5th, 2018

Condominiums prop up weakening real estate market across Greater Victoria

August home sales drop compared to last month, last year

  • Sep 5th, 2018