Hospitality, Marketing & Tourism

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

When can B.C. be hospitable again?

More cruise control threatens to drive downtown businesses off a cliff

Geography, misinformation major vax PR hurdles: experts

Special report: Awareness campaign will be as challenging as vaccine rollout, experts say

Vancouver has a charming new French-inspired neighbourhood bakery and cafe

Sidewalk cafe tables, baskets brimming with fresh produce, and display cases packed with inviting sandwiches and tempting treats: Mais oui!

Policy to allow B.C. restaurants to buy alcohol at wholesale prices made permanent

Restaurant industry continues to lobby to be able to deliver packaged alcohol with meals on a permanent basis

2020 a record year for Metro Vancouver parks

Regional parks like Iona Beach saw 16.5 million visitors last year

COVID-19 cancels wide range of Lunar New Year festivities

Large restaurants brace for loss of bottom-line boost from banquet business

Cheers: B.C. distilleries win big in 2021 Canadian Artisan Spirit Competition

Time to raise your coupe, tumbler, or highball glass to some spirited British Columbian businesses who are making some award-winning spirits

Hilton Vancouver Metrotown hotel workers issue 72-hour strike notice 

Hotel had conducted "mass firings" last week, according to the union