Changes to Food Inspection Coming in 2015, Says CFIA

Does your small business import or export food? If so, your business will likely be affected by upcoming regulatory changes that will be implemented under the Safe Food for Canadians Act in 2015.

New Mobile Business Licence Program

Do you operate a business in multiple locations in the Greater Vancouver area? Then you may be eligible to upgrade to an Inter-municipal Business Licence as of October 1, 2013.

Are You Too Small to Be Affected?

You may think your business is too small to be impacted by changes to WorkSafeBC’s policies regarding bullying and harassment in the workplace, but businesses of all sizes need to make sure they have the right tools in place to protect their people and their reputations.

Industry Regulations: Know Which Ones Apply to Your Small Business

Do you know what regulations govern your small business’ industry? Your business is your livelihood and you want to make sure you play by the rules in order to legally protect yourself and your employees.

A New Opportunity for Socially-Minded Entrepreneurs in BC

The new “Community Contribution Company” model in BC offers entrepreneurs the best of both worlds: an opportunity to grow a business with a social purpose and also provide an attractive opportunity for investors.

Changes to BC Liquor Laws: How They Will Help Small Business

BC’s liquor laws will undergo significant changes in March 2013. Find out how these changes will impact craft breweries, distilleries, and wineries, as well as liquor retailers and the food and beverage industry.

Choosing a Business Name Made Easy

Many business owners find it a struggle to find the right business name. The pressure, after all, is immense. Choose the right name and you will become memorable. Choose the wrong name and you are doomed for obscurity.