Richmond Business News – April 2019

Business continues to soar in Richmond with YVR being named North America’s best airport, businesses continue to expand into international markets and creative industries like filming are growing. Learn more below.

‘The Terror: Infamy’ First Look: Meet the Japanese-American Community Driving Season 2

Filmed in Richmond, the first season of AMC’s “The Terror” thrived on excellent storytelling, all the way down to the detail of its treacherous surroundings.
Indie Wire • April 8

YVR named North America’s best airport for 10th year in a row

Vancouver International Airport (YVR) won the honour of being named North America’s best airport, and the 17th best airport in the world at the Skytrax World Airport Awards, which were held March 27 in London, England.
Business in Vancouver News • March 27 

Richmond-based Star Solutions and BEC Technologies Partner to Deliver End-to-End CBRS Solution

BEC Technologies Inc., a leading developer and manufacturer of 4G, 5G wireless broadband networking solutions, announced today a strategic partnership with Richmond, BC-based Star Solutions, a leader in supplying innovative cellular network infrastructure equipment.
BC Tech News • March 20

Richmond nutritional gummy producer enters China’s e-commerce market

Herbaland, a Richmond-based nutritional gummy producer, is entering the Chinese market by partnering with a subsidiary of Alibaba.
Richmond News • March 17

Richmond company makes clothing donation bins safer

Green Inspiration, Mitchell Island-based company committed to recycling clothes, announced last week that it has made all its collection bins across the Lower Mainland safer in order to prevent those trying to enter them being trapped.
Richmond News • March 12

Great Little Box Company recognized for 15th year as Canada’s Best Managed Company

This annual competition recognizes excellence in Canadian owned and managed companies and has selected Great Little Box Company as one of the companies to be recognized for this coveted award.
Western Grocer • March 7

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