Chilliwack, BC: A collaborative committee has been assembled to help local businesses work towards recovery during this time of uncertainty due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The Chilliwack Economic Recovery Network includes representation from the City of Chilliwack, Chilliwack Chamber of Commerce, Chilliwack Economic Partners Corporation (CEPCO), Community Futures South Fraser, Downtown Chilliwack Business Improvement Association, [...]
We’re open online to serve you On behalf of your local WorkBC Centre, we are reaching out to you regarding the current impact of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), regarding our services and concerns as developments occur, and how this may impact your business. We understand that things are in a state of constant change. We know [...]
The BC Economic Development Association (representing over 300 local, Indigenous, and regional governments in BC), the BC Chamber of Commerce in partnership with SmallBusiness BC, and Community Futures BC, launched a survey on March 13 to understand specific impacts BC businesses are experiencing due to the COVID-19 pandemic – and hear their proposed solutions.As of [...]
North America Trailer Company of Chilliwack is expanding in order to meet rising demand from the booming film and television industry. The local fabricators are the go-to guys for providing trailers to the stars. “We’re known to be at the top of the heap. That’s our niche,” said owner Lex Carstenen. “We’re the only [...]
Between 2014 and 2018, Chilliwack’s economy posted strong average annual GDP gains of 3.6 per cent. Although we expect output growth to ease over the forecast, it will still expand at a steady pace of 2.2 per cent in each of 2019 and 2020 following last year’s advance of 3.1 per cent. Key findings Chilliwack’s [...]
Better for Business | Pacific Dairy Centre Pacific Dairy Centre, located in Chilliwack, British Columbia, specializes in the supplying and designing of milking parlours and automation equipment to harvest milk and manage dairy herds. They also carry several lines of farm supply products, as well as custom design waste management systems that include [...]
Better for Business | Woodtone Industries Woodtone is a proud family business rooted in family. Our team, our partners, and our customers are all a part of the Woodtone family. We take pride in how we support each other in business and in life.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 29, 2018 ADVANTEC GLOBAL INNOVATIONS MOVING TO Chilliwack Chilliwack, BC – The City of Chilliwack and the Chilliwack Economic Partners Corporation (CEPCO) are pleased to welcome AdvanTec Global Innovations to Chilliwack. They are relocating their marine Canadian manufacturing facilities from the Township of Langley into an 80,000 square [...]
Better for Business | Dan Sawatzky, Imagination Corporation This month's Better for Business profile is Dan Sawatzky from Sawatzky's Imagination Corporation. The Imagination Corporation is a unique family company that specializes in the design and construction of one of a kind signs and custom environments.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Chilliwack, BC: For over a decade, residents, business owners and City committees have been working together to define the vision for Chilliwack’s downtown. Following 2011 recommendations from the City’s Downtown Core Task Force, the City of Chilliwack and the Chilliwack Economic Partners Corporation (CEPCO) assembled properties in the site bounded by Young [...]