October 2019

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The Vancouver company known for its dairy-free cheese, Daiya, is moving their operations to Burnaby in 2020. Their current facility near the Rupert Street train station is around 65,000 sq feet, and will expand to a whopping 400,000 sq ft.

The new location will be at 3100 Production Way, Renx.ca wrote in 2018. The Brick was the previous tenant and used it for distribution before moving to North Delta.

The producer of gluten and dairy-free foods will look for 300 new hires for the new Burnaby location and will sit near the fantastic Dageraad Brewing.

(image from lowtideproperties.com) A few new offices are being built for a few local tech giants. The Daily Hive is reporting that Microsoft and Slack have expansion plans in Vancouver. Microsoft’s New Gastown Space Microsoft already has locations at 111 West Georgia, 725 Granville, and 858 Beatty Street. The new office space at 155 Water Street will be eating up 75,000 sq feet. The

As businesses become more socially conscious, so do the awards. Over the years the increase of B Corp certified companies in Vancouver (there’s even a local chapter) has shown that the local business community is helping to take on issues that affect us. In the same spirit, BC Business is holding a competition for businesses in British Columbia that “turn the