Hospitality, Marketing & Tourism

Covering food, drink, travel and marketing in Vancouver, British Columbia and Canada as a whole

B.C. hotels see light at the end of dark COVID-19 tunnel

80% of British Columbians now believe it’s safe to travel to other communities

Metro Vancouver might miss out on Step 2 travel business boost

Reopening U.S. border to leisure, business travellers is key to region’s tourism revival

B.C. restaurants can serve liquor later, banquet halls reopen with limited capacity

Step 2 of the province's re-opening plan begins June 15. Here's what it means for restaurants, bars, and pubs in B.C.

Summer markets in Burnaby will have food trucks, art and entertainment

It all takes place on Fridays and Saturdays in the Brentwood area

Bill tabled in U.S. Senate to allow cruise ships to permanently bypass B.C.

Current U.S. law allows the ships to bypass Canada on a temporary basis

Marketing Metro Vancouver in Canada’s next immigration wave

Vancouver needs to sell purpose, not lifestyle, to maximize immigration gains, analysts say

Parkades vs. parfaits: Impark diversifying lots with ghost kitchens

Florida company to partner with local restaurants to cook and deliver B.C. menu items

The spotlight is on B.C. spot prawns in Vancouver right now

Available for just 30 or 40 days each spring, chefs and seafood lovers are celebrating spot prawn season all around Vancouver

2021 is year of labour unrest at Metro Vancouver hotels

Large unions say they may pull $2 million in annual business from Hilton Vancouver Metrotown

Everything Canadians need to know about travelling with a 'vaccine passport' this summer

Here are the countries that have plans to welcome tourists with proof of vaccination this year