Retail & Manufacturing

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

Hudson's Bay Co. store closes at Coquitlam Centre

HBC had failed to keep up rent payments at location, landlord says

Biofuel, rendering operations at risk: terminal operator

Port plan could displace West Coast Reduction to increase containerized cargo capacity

Resurgent customer traffic at mall points to retail rebound

Limited closures at Metrotown after initial pandemic chill

Mount Pleasant proprietors pivot under pandemic pressure

Businesses adapt as COVID-19 shakes up retail and hospitality environment

Mall vacancies illustrate which retailers COVID-19 has hit hardest

Location a contributing factor to shop closures in high-end Pacific Centre, Park Royal

Revenue, losses up for B.C.’s biggest cannabis companies

Top companies in the burgeoning business sector still losing millions

Burnaby business sees sales crash 90% amid COVID so it pivots to making millions of masks

What do you do when your business is crushed by COVID-19? Adapt or die. That’s what South Burnaby company Lonsdale Event Rentals did when it saw 90% of its business crater due to COVID-19...

New Gastown retailers boot up a recovery

Gastown has seen a score of new retailers open this year, despite the pandemic’s honing of the neighbourhood’s gritty edge

The biggest Christmas store in Western Canada is now open in Metro Vancouver

In addition to a wide selection of merchandise, they have a number of intricate displays