Business

BC Chamber Of Commerce Has New President/CEO

Vancouver – The Board of Directors announced the appointment of Jon Garson as the new President and CEO of the British Columbia Chamber of Commerce. “Jon has dedicated over a decade of his career to the Chamber of Commerce movement,…


Leo’s Roofing (Adfomercial)

Chilliwack, BC (Paid Advertisement) – FVN Fraser Valley News Sports and Entertainment is proud to recommend Leo’s Roofing to customers in the Fraser Valley. Whether its Roofing, Siding and Sheet Metal Work, Leo’s Roofing can handle the job. 1 604…


Ski Hills Bracing For An El Nino Hit To Business

Fraser Valley/Vancouver (Global) – The B.C. ski hills are readying for an upcoming season that may be similar to last year due to an El Niño event. Matt MacDonald, a meteorologist with Environment Canada, said this winter the weather will be…


Abby – One of Five Communities Win Open For Business Awards

Victoria /Abbotsford – Five communities were presented with Open for Business Awards for their innovative programs and projects that support local businesses at the annual Union of British Columbia Municipalities Convention. The awards, issued by the Small Business Roundtable, honour…


Corporate Espionage Between CN and CP Rail?

Toronto (Globe and Mail) – An employee of Canadian National Railway Co. shared secret customer information with Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd. to help the rival lure clients and win market share, CN says in a lawsuit that sets up a…


Mac’s Convenience Store Brand Being Phased Out

Laval, Quebec (CP)– The Mac’s convenience store brand is being retired by owner Alimentation Couche-Tard, which is adopting the Circle K brand for most of its locations in North America and Europe. The company will keep its Couche-Tard banner in…



Major Expansion Of Valley Blueberry Processing Facility

Chilliwack, BC – The City of Chilliwack and the Chilliwack Economic Partners Corporation (CEPCO) are pleased to welcome Berryhill Foods Inc. to Chilliwack. Founded in 1994, Berryhill Foods specializes in the processing, freezing, marketing, and distribution of cultivated blueberries and…