Retail & Manufacturing

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

Cannabis vaping laws frustrate B.C. entrepreneurs

Rules are inconsistent and unfair – and put consumers’ health at risk, industry insiders say

David Labistour to step down as CEO of MEC

MEC’s board to seek successor as no one is yet identified

Boutique Langley cannabis grower BlissCo opens doors to media

Tour of 12,000-square-foot Langley facility shows process from growing to oil extraction

Line-up greets Canada Goose’s Vancouver flagship-store launch

Venerable Canadian winter-wear brand’s 9th store is its first on the west coast of the Americas

International expansion key to Lululemon success

Vancouver yoga-wear giant has doubled its store count outside North America since 2015

B.C. municipal elections clarify cannabis retail rules

All stores selling recreational marijuana must get provincial and municipal approval

Cannabis store may come to Vancouver’s Dunbar neighbourhood

Board of variance overturns city’s opposition to considering application in that area

Seattle retailer evo buys Whistler Village Sports

evo enters Canada with the purchase of the five-store bike and ski store chain

1,000 sales in first hour as B.C. cannabis sales launch

Midnight launch of online store has seen “steady” sales: Farnworth