Retail & Manufacturing

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

Booze being rationed at BC Liquor Stores

Restrictions will apply to all products except for beer.

Healthy-meal vending-machine company UpMeals expands

Installations so far include universities, BC Ferries and YVR

Hudson's Bay to revive the Zellers brand

Venerable Canadian retailer Hudson's Bay Co. plans to revive the well-known Zellers brand by launching an e-commerce website and shop-in-shops within Hudson's Bay stores, the company said August...

Store closure highlights retail shift to e-commerce

Cook Culture to close at end of August; owners pivot to online sales

B.C. restaurants and retail liquor shops may run low on booze

Supply of import beer and wine as well as all spirits is in jeopardy for retail shops and restaurants as a workers' strike blocks government distribution warehouses

MEC to open Kiosks in Hudson's Bay stores

First MEC shop-in-shops will be in Toronto

'It's non-stop': B.C. wedding industry returns in full swing

A new survey suggests wedding industry revenue could reach $1.5 billion in B.C. this year

Canadian Tire faces higher inventory levels after late spring, more goods in transit

Canadian Tire Corp. Ltd. is facing higher than usual inventory levels after a late start to warm weather sales combines with early shipments of fall and winter products. The company had an additional...

KITS Eyewear's sales up, losses shrink

Direct-to-consumer eyewear company sees sales shift to glasses, away from contact lenses