Retail & Manufacturing

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

Shades of grey shroud Vancouver's cannabis retail scene

Opportunities for legal operators as shift to legitimate retail outlets is in full swing

Legal cannabis edibles, drinks and other products eligible to be sold as early as December 16

Restaurants unable to prepare cannabis infused meals, according to new regulations

Two government pot shops planned for Burnaby

The stores, planned to open in Edmonds and Metrotown, will be Metro Vancouver’s first suburban stores.

Vancouver city council to consider loosening cannabis retail rules for Downtown Eastside

Motion asks council to have staff suggest amendments to policy that affects the gritty neighbourhood

Cannabis activist Dana Larsen to comply with court order

Larsen had threatened to keep open the Medicinal Cannabis Dispensary, at 880 East Hastings Street

B.C. Court of Appeal orders Vancouver cannabis dispensaries to close

All non-provincially licensed Vancouver cannabis dispensaries ordered to close

Big Rock Brewery layoffs may include Vancouver operations

Alberta-based brewer announced cost-cutting measures as a result of that province’s tax regime

Tantalus Labs is latest cannabis company to explore infused drinks

Maple Ridge-based licensed producer plans to partner with Postmark Brewing and Craft Collective Beerworks

How slow retail sales would hurt economy if B.C. reins in money laundering

Luxury retail would be hit hardest, but the blow would trickle down to wider economy

Burcon shares soar 45% after plans revealed for a protein production plant

Exact location of the pea- and canola-protein production plant is yet to be announced