Business

New association launches to give voice to B.C. First Nation development corporations

First Nation Business Development Association is comprised of nearly 50 members

Enchanted Forest opening June 26

Visitors are requested to wear masks or a protective face covering

Vernon Walmart staffer finds $7K lost by Enderby business owner

Entrepreneur elated after Walmart worker, who lost his own business to COVID, returned lost deposit

Okanagan resort ready to sparkle post COVID-19

Sparkling Hill ready to reopen following more than two months of being closed

As two B.C. offices see outbreaks, Dr. Henry warns tests don’t replace other measures

Physical distancing, PPE and sanitizing remain key to reduce COVID-19 spread

Armstrong-Spallumcheen chamber rolling in grants

Chamber approved for nearly $40,000 in grants to help with projects; visitor centre opens this week

Summerland businesses optimistic as reopening begins

Businesses make plans for restructuring as COVID-19 restrictions are relaxed

Vernon gym knocked out by COVID-19

9Round Fitness in Vernon Square Mall owners announce permanent closure of facility

Commercial rent relief applications open as feds encourage landlords to apply

Program would see government cover 50 per cent of the rent

Summerland Chamber looks to businesses reopening

Tourism expected to come from within region this summer

Summerland’s Maple Roch products available on shelves at London Drugs

Local Central initiatives brings maple syrup brand to stores in Penticton, West Kelowna and Kelowna

COVID-19: Survey drives recovery support for North Okanagan businesses

Business Recovery Survey reaching out to see what’s needed

Summerland Chamber welcomes provincial plans to reopen B.C. economy

Chamber president says premier’s announcement on May 6 is welcome news

Former Vernon Safeway turned FreshCo plans late June opening

Plans to open in spring for new grocer bumped to summer

Cidery name honours Summerland’s past

Millionaires’ Row Cider opened its doors on May 1

COVID-19 leads to 75% revenue loss for half of Revelstoke businesses

Prior to the pandemic, 2020 was going to be a bumper year say local businesses

COVID-19: North Okanagan businesses get a boost

Community Futures provides emergency loans

COVID-19: ‘money needs to get out the door,’ Vernon-Monashee MLA Eric Foster says

Cariboo North, Vernon-Monashee MLAs talk business with chamber of commerce

Vernon Chamber manager resigns due to COVID-19 cutbacks

Resignation gives room in budget for Chamber of Commerce to continue to serve community

Vernon bottle depots set to reopen

Chasers Bottle Depot and Interior Freight and Bottle Depot have implemented social distancing rules