Retail & Manufacturing

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

International Cannabis Business Conference ready to touch down in Vancouver

Event focuses on networking and panel presentations, instead of on an exposition

Metro Vancouver taking aim at stink created by pot growers

Metro Vancouver is taking a crack at regulating emissions from marijuana growing operations that are causing a stink. The first phase of consultation on the regional district’s proposed Emission...

Amazon copies Tsawwassen Mills in bid to attract employees from Surrey

Now hiring for its new fulfillment centre at the Tsawwassen First Nation, Amazon is taking a page from neighbouring Tsawwassen Mills and offering prospective employees a shuttle service from...

Lululemon beats expectations for sales and profit in second quarter; shares up

Yogawear giant generated US$883.4 million in sales – up 22% from same quarter a year ago

Vancouver Island industrial park welcomes weed work

Victoria’s BC Canna Park zoned for cannabis growing and distribution

Bricks-and-mortar stores wield technology to combat e-commerce rivals

Technological innovations are fun, but also more efficient for shoppers, say sellers

Victoria changes rules to allow cannabis packaging to be recycled at stores

Regulators initially prohibited used packaging in legal cannabis stores

Nordstrom beats low expectations, shares spike

Vancouver said to be the Seattle-based chain’s top store for sales

Statistics Canada releases a bong full of new cannabis data

Men consume cannabis more than women; 42% of cannabis consumers still buy at least some from the black market

Clinical research key for three million new cannabis consumers expected in next wave of legalization: report

Recommendation from medical practitioner more important than brand, price or potency: survey