Business

Exterior of a Target store in the U.S.

Target takes aim at 15 B.C. Zellers stores

Major renos planned before U.S. retailer arrives in 2013

Exterior of a Target store in the U.S.
Victoria Harbour Ferry’s Barry Hobbis behind the wheel of a new H2O Taxi.

Water taxi plying waters of Inner Harbour

Hailing a taxi is a new waterside activity in Victoria.The new H2O…

  • May 26, 2011
Victoria Harbour Ferry’s Barry Hobbis behind the wheel of a new H2O Taxi.
Business is hopping for several Victoria bike shops. Troy Woodburn of the Trek Bicycles Store credits that windfall to the buzz around the inaugural Ryder Hesjedal’s Tour de Victoria and the newly named and revamped Victoria International Cycling Festival

Bike fest business booming

Business is up for a number of Victoria bicycle shops, which are…

Business is hopping for several Victoria bike shops. Troy Woodburn of the Trek Bicycles Store credits that windfall to the buzz around the inaugural Ryder Hesjedal’s Tour de Victoria and the newly named and revamped Victoria International Cycling Festival

Victoria business group recognized for work in setting up integrated court system

The Downtown Victoria Business Association was awarded recently for its work with…

Tire round up rolls into town

People with old passenger and light truck tires can bring them in…

  • May 11, 2011

Rotary salutes ‘community-minded’ businesses

The Rotary Club of Victoria Harbourside will salute local businesses who “give…

House sales remain slow as summer nears

Prices stable, despite little movement in real estate market

Donation helps local job-seekers

A $3,000 donation will help people in Victoria find jobs.Coast Capital Savings…

  • May 3, 2011

Black Press, B.C. Games ink new partnership deal

Four-year agreement will focus on promoting athleticism, communities

Canadian Tire store representatives

Canadian Tire shoppers donate heart beds

Giving at the till is a gift from and for the heart.…

Canadian Tire store representatives
Victoria Conference Centre general manager Jocelyn Jenkyns stands inside the Crystal Garden. In the background work crews tear down the set up from the previous evening’s event.

Crystal Garden and the new reality

The iconic Crystal Garden hasn’t been able to attract the business it…

Victoria Conference Centre general manager Jocelyn Jenkyns stands inside the Crystal Garden. In the background work crews tear down the set up from the previous evening’s event.

B.C. Transit hike unnecessary: Douglas Street businesses

The Association of Douglas Street Businesses has looked at the math and…

Colin Bosa

Bayview project resurrected

Developer targets 2016
to complete 8.5-hectare
Vic West development

Colin Bosa

Median prices drop, averages up in real estate market

While the average price of properties in Greater Victoria increased between January…

Alex Campbell

Alex Campbell honoured for a lifetime of leadership

His rags to riches story is well-known among Thrifty Foods staff past…

Alex Campbell

Registration underway for corporate challenge

Proceeds benefit Power to Be Adventure Therapy

  • Feb 8, 2011

One park promise fulfilled, one to go

From a pile of rubble will soon rise a new park for…

Online resource offers training for entrepreneurs

There's a new resource in Victoria for entrepreneurs looking to launch a…

  • Feb 8, 2011

Victoria: open for business

Year ahead to focus on customer service, prepare for retirements

Josh Mitchell is the inventor of Scufflinks

Victoria man invents ‘bling for your ankles’

There’s no telling when Josh Mitchell and his girlfriend Kailyn Bailey will…

Josh Mitchell is the inventor of Scufflinks