Vancouver International Wine Festival to launch 40th extravaganza

Substantial growth has made the festival one of the largest international festivals in North America

B.C. minimum-wage hikes to make restaurant meals pricier

Restaurateurs want government to keep lower rate for employees who receive tips

Restaurant sector reflects on new B.C. payroll tax

Elimination of MSP premiums in B.C. comes with new costs to business

Cannabis companies get mixed public relations reception

With marijuana legalization looming in Canada, issues surrounding the marketing of cannabis firms have divided players in the public relations industry. While some PR agencies are eager to take on...

Tourism operators brace for a potential Alberta boycott

Okanagan concerns rise as Alberta bans B.C. wine imports

Infographic: The science behind virality

Why do we share some things and not others online? This infographic breaks down some of the qualities of successful viral marketing campaigns

Biggest Year of the Dog boost could come from tourism

Metro Vancouver businesses draw from beyond the border for gains during Lunar New Year

B.C. bars might be shut out of Olympic hockey bonanza

Way-past-bedtime or brutally early starting times for hockey games have Metro Vancouver bar owners ambivalent about the upcoming Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea. Only one bar owner...

Swiss Chalet, Montana's owner Cara to buy the Keg in $200m deal

Cara Operations Limited (TSX:CARA) announced January 23 that it is buying Vancouver-based Keg Restaurants Ltd. (KRL) for $200 million. KRL operates as The Keg Steakhouse & Bar, with 106...