Business

Group of Sears Canada creditors wants to sue

Sears Canada is undergoing a rebranding, following the closure of 59 locations across the country

Mobile eatery makes its home in Alberni

Bistro Breizh offers new fare for food lovers

Tourist cancellations far beyond B.C. wildfire zone

Vancouver Island traffic up, misinformation a problem

Most ‘peak millennials’ in B.C. say they can’t afford a home: survey

New research suggests four-fifths of those ages 25-30 don’t think they can buy in the next five years

First Nation fashion designer invited to Paris fashion show

A fashion dream is coming true for one B.C. woman

BUSINESS BEAT: Alberni businesses celebrate in August

From anniversaries to open houses, it’s a busy month

  • Aug 15th, 2017
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Sobeys sees automation as the future of supermarket warehousing

     

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      B.C. government to outline next steps on Trans Mountain pipeline

      Officials to speak on pipeline set to run through Vancouver, Abbotsford, Chilliwack and onto Alberta

      Canadian wine is on NAFTA negotiating table

      U.S. dispute over Canadian wine sales restrictions on the table at NAFTA talks

      New WestJet discount airline service not expected until next year

      News of the delay came as WestJet reported it earned $48.4 million in its latest quarter

      BUSINESS BEAT: Alberni businesses lend a hand to wildfire victims

      Walk the Coast wins nationwide contest, SteamPunk Café selling keychains for charity, and more.

      • Jul 25th, 2017

      BC tech & RCMP tackle child exploitation

      A tech startup out of Kelowna has joined forced with the RCMP for the Protecting Innocence Hackathon

      New car sales booming

      Thirst for new vehicles still high for Canadian consumers judging by record-setting sales

      U.S. adds another border tax to B.C. lumber

      Minister says work continues through B.C. instability

      UPDATE: Sears Canada closing 59 of its stores across Canada

      Roughly 2,900 jobs expected to be lost, amid restructuring.

      UPDATE: Weaver’s claims of Site C road damage denied

      BC Hydro says sweatlodge, burial ground accommodated

      B.C. recreational property market rebounds

      Lower Mainland, Fraser Valley residents cash out, head for the hills

      Amazon is buying Whole Foods in $13.7B deal

      The deal is targeted to close in the second half of the year

      Sobeys sees automation as the future of supermarket warehousing

      Thrifty Foods owners operate four mostly- automated distribution centres aimed at lowering overhead.

      Green-NDP government in B.C. could mean $600 tax hike: report

      The Fraser Institute attributes most of the potential increase to carbon taxes in a new study

      Sears Canada ponders sale, says there is ‘significant doubt’ about its future

      Despite its recent efforts to turn itself around, the writing has been on the wall for Sears Canada