Retail & Manufacturing

BIV's coverage delves into all retail and manufacturing issues affecting businesses in Vancouver and British Columbia

City of North Van gets whiff of pot shop possibilities

City will mull changes to way it handles cannabis-store applications, councillor says

Indochino increases omni-channel strategy, with 39th showroom to open

What started as an online suit-seller has rapidly increased its number of physical showrooms

Lift & Co. panel debates how to treat cannabis-sector trailblazers

Business conference precedes large three-day expo at Vancouver Convention Centre

Vancouver’s Cannabis Culture to lay off 50 employees, close dispensaries

Closure comes after a provincial lawsuit found that the City of Vancouver has the power to regulate cannabis stores

Legal cannabis shortage sparks B.C. retail concerns

Entrepreneurs face risks of limited supply after overcoming municipal licensing obstacles

Third legal cannabis store in Vancouver to open January 9

First legal cannabis store in Vancouver opened during the evening of January 4

Two of three licensed cannabis stores in Vancouver to open January 5

Third location received confirmation of licence January 4 and is set to open next week

Outlook 2019: Future shopping hub comes into focus

Cambie at West Broadway eyed for long-term redevelopment plans

The key to retail success? Creating unforgettable experiences that keep customers coming back

The world of retail is in the midst of a massive upheaval: people are researching and shopping on their smartphones, brand loyalty is in flux and mobile technology has opened up a whole universe of...

Banner holiday-shopping season ramps up

Surveys differ on volume but agree that this is peak season for retail and hospitality