In an attempt to resolve an ongoing dispute between UFCW Local 1518 and Sobeys in British Columbia, the provincial government has appointed Vince Ready as special officer with power to mediate between the two parties.
Potential plans for the "City Yards" area also call for an 'experiential retail lifestyle centre' plus rental and home-ownership living space.
A Vancouver developer wants to buy the city yards north of downtown and breathe new life into the area.
High Tide Ventures Inc. announced that, since March 6, 2018 when the Alberta Gaming and Liquor Commission ("AGLC") began accepting retail cannabis license applications, the company has applied for 25 licensed locations to date. From multiple outlets in the major cities of Calgary and Edmonton, to strategic storefronts in niche markets including Cochrane, Fort Saskatchewan, Grand Prairie, Hinton, Lacombe, Lethbridge, Lloydminster, Okotoks, Olds, Penhold, Red Deer, St. Albert, Stony Plain and Whitecourt, High Tide is well-positioned to capitalize on the imminent launch of the legal Canadian cannabis industry. Through its 19 existing Smoker's Corner locations, High Tide currently educates and supplies accessories to over 170,000 medicinal and recreational cannabis users per year.
Lowe’s-owned Rona to keep the north Red Deer store open