Retail & Manufacturing

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

Seattle retailer evo buys Whistler Village Sports

evo enters Canada with the purchase of the five-store bike and ski store chain

1,000 sales in first hour as B.C. cannabis sales launch

Midnight launch of online store has seen “steady” sales: Farnworth

Amazon expands but competitors employ more B.C. staff

Jim Pattison Group and Walmart solidly atop BIV’s list of national/global companies

Cannabis e-commerce shipping fee to be $10 in B.C.

Ontario's online pot shop plans to have shipping fees that are half that amount

Consumers face slow rollout of cannabis stores in B.C.

Entrepreneurs await licences; B.C. Liquor Distribution Branch warns of stock constraints

B.C. has 173 paid applications for private cannabis-retail stores; 0 licences

New statistics show it is likely a pipe dream to have any private cannabis-retail stores by year’s end

Wilson family sells Kit and Ace to team led by CEO George Tsogas

Tsogas is majority owner with other executives also having stakes

Could USMCA boost Canadians’ holiday spending?

Canadians plan to boost spending this holiday shopping season — could a new trade deal boost it further?

B.C. to allow international wines in grocery stores

Restriction on only BC VQA wine to end by November 1, 2019