Retail & Manufacturing

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

Surrey strikes COVID gold with home-grown PPE industry

Manufacturers ready to provide global supply of masks, wipes, sanitizer

Lush seeks court permission to dissolve Canadian arm

Dispute has been simmering between U.K.-based parent and North American partners for years

50 million N95 masks could now be manufactured in Richmond

Richmond entrepreneurs said the goal is to serve all Canadians

Landmark B.C. paint business stares down pandemic

Cloverdale Paint has been in business since 1933 and employs hundreds

Asian grocery giant to resume temperature checks

T&T Supermarket, which has a major location at Coquitlam Centre, announced in a written statement it would resume “inviting all customers and employees to take your temperature before entering the...

Cannabis company continues to cut

Even more cuts are coming to Canada’s biggest cannabis company, which for a time had an East Ladner greenhouse set to become one of the world’s biggest. In a further restructuring move, Canopy...

New mass timber maker lands three school contracts

Kalesnikoff Lumber to provide mass timber for schools, colleges

Burberry, new brands to join McArthurGlen Designer Outlet

Those looking for an update to their fall wardrobe will have more choices to choose from this fall. Richmond’s McArthurGlen Designer Outlet revealed that Burberry and several luxury brands will be...

B.C.’s back-to-school spending shifts to technology

Pens, paper give way to computers, tablets as pandemic accelerates move to online learning