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Cocoa prices spike, farmers struggle, Easter treat expected for Big Chocolate

Cocoa prices spike, farmers struggle, Easter treat expected for Big Chocolate

Climate change wreaking havoc on producers but that’s not expected to hurt chocolate marketplace
BIZ BEAT: Longtime Alberni Valley businesses celebrate

BIZ BEAT: Longtime Alberni Valley businesses celebrate

While some honour big anniversaries, others are busy opening doors for first time
Cruise ships set to return to Nanaimo this year after a 5-year absence

Cruise ships set to return to Nanaimo this year after a 5-year absence

Port authority targets pocket cruise market with hopes to expand cruise tourism in coming years
B.C. gas bars on the market as Parkland plans to sell off 157 Canadian outlets

B.C. gas bars on the market as Parkland plans to sell off 157 Canadian outlets

Chevron and FasGas among the brands up for sale as gas firm looks to optimize
Eggs going to cost you this Easter thanks to bird flu, weather, inflation

Eggs going to cost you this Easter thanks to bird flu, weather, inflation

Worldwide egg prices retreating some, but you still should prepare for sticker shock
Kelowna woman breaks down barriers to adventure racing in B.C.

Kelowna woman breaks down barriers to adventure racing in B.C.

Nathalie Long created Adventure Immersion Lab Ltd. after realizing the Okanagan is the perfect place to host adventure races.
Corporations in good shape if TikTok goes dark, not so much the little guy

Corporations in good shape if TikTok goes dark, not so much the little guy

Smaller brands have come to rely on social media platform as U.S. threatens national ban
Taseko strikes deal to claim full ownership of B.C. 2nd largest copper mine

Taseko strikes deal to claim full ownership of B.C. 2nd largest copper mine

Firm to acquire remaining 12% of Gibraltar copper mine from two minority partners
$242M Vancouver Island film studio coming soon to slopes of the Malahat

$242M Vancouver Island film studio coming soon to slopes of the Malahat

Project on Malahat Nation land aims to expand local film industry with sustainable focus
Firm announces $50M investment into new industry hub for northeast B.C.

Firm announces $50M investment into new industry hub for northeast B.C.

Buffalo transforming former Canfor pulp mill site in Taylor into logistics and infrastructure hub