Glen Korstrom

Cruise lines start dropping COVID-19 vaccine requirements

Canada to require proof of vaccination on cruises, unlike Europe, U.S.

KITS Eyewear's sales up, losses shrink

Direct-to-consumer eyewear company sees sales shift to glasses, away from contact lenses

B.C. COVID-19 hospitalizations dips to one-month low

Number of those in ICU with the disease is lowest since mid-June

Caffè Artigiano to open 17th location

New space is to be in a former Starbucks cafè, at the corner of Howe and Hastings streets

Competition heats up for eyewear in B.C.

Sparring between executives has intensified as more players enter the market

Vancouver Queer Film Festival returns to in-person screenings

The 34th annual event runs August 11 through 21 at seven venues

SIGGRAPH conference to provide $15.7m bump to downtown Vancouver economy

5,000-delegate event is set to be the largest conference in Vancouver since pre-pandemic

B.C. drinkers shift to spirits, away from beer and wine

Spirits was the only alcohol category that saw sales volume grow in the quarter ended June 30

B.C. COVID-19 ICU patient count at two-month high

Most pandemic data metrics have been relatively flat in past month

YVR’s July traffic surges past two million

Vancouver airport’s passenger volume is 79 per cent of pre-pandemic level