Hospitality, Marketing & Tourism

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

Craft brewers growing nearly twice as fast as multinationals

Business for B.C.’s largest brewers grew an average of 6.75%

17 Vancouver holiday markets and craft fairs to check out this fall

Skip the malls and big box stores this holiday season and shop local instead. It’s never been easier, thanks to an abundance of craft fairs and holiday markets taking place in the City of Vancouver...

Innovation on tap for Vancouver’s craft brew crew

With competitive market and cannabis-sector challengers, companies experimenting to thrive

Fizz biz: B.C. craft breweries are going pop

For many B.C. brewers, their love of delicious beverages thankfully extends past beer. Some breweries have tried making ciders, others are doing whiskies and spirits. And some are going in a totally...

Taste your way around the world of dumplings at this one-night restaurant crawl

Good things come in small packages, which is probably why dumplings are a popular food form found all around the world. You can celebrate the dumpling in all its global glory at this one-night...

Feds throw tight lid over cannabis advertising

Producers prohibited from glamorizing lifestyle or claiming health benefits

Technology to the rescue of worker-starved restaurant sector

Bill payments and meal ordering via smartphone easing need for servers

Largest Vancouver cruise season since 2010 ends October 19

Expectation is for more than 900,000 passengers to have visited Vancouver on 243 ships