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The Vancouver Pen Shop | BCBusiness

Retail

"You will always, at some point, need a pen"

Margot McRae, owner of The Vancouver Pen Shop, has found a surprising new market for fountain pens: high school students

Small Business | Research
Button Button | BCBusiness

Retail

"Everyone laughed when I said I wanted to open a button store"

Inside the profitable small business that sells 12,000 buttons a month

Small Business | Research
All-Vacuum Store | BCBusiness

Retail

"It's good business, because everybody buys a vacuum"

Carlos Bresciani's business hinges on providing service and repairs for the product he sells

Small Business | Research
Tea Time | BCBusiness

Retail

"People move, and yet they come back for tea"

How does one run a successful tea-selling business? Jitendra Tanna, founder and owner of North Vancouver's Tea Time, shares his experience

Small Business | Food & Drink

Tourism & Culture

Surrey's 10 new food trucks

With the recently approved Food Truck Program and the launch of Food Cart Fest in Surrey, the fast-growing city finally gets its fair share of street food

Small Business | Surrey | Food & Drink
Small business confidence | BCBusiness

Your Business

B.C. small businesses are the most optimistic in Canada: poll

Twenty-four per cent of respondents plan on adding full-time staff in the next three months

Small Business | Research

Tourism & Culture

Q&A with Wolf in the Fog chef Nick Nutting

Chef Nick discusses foraging for fresh items, the communal table trend and cultivating an accessible dining experience

Small Business | Vancouver Island | Food & Drink
Toni Desrosiers, Abeego | BCBusiness

Retail

Victoria Entrepreneur Wins Big in BDC Contest

Toni Desrosiers wins $25,000 worth of consultancy services for her business selling sustainable food wrap

Small Business | Sustainability | Entrepreneurs

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