Island Good – Major Vancouver Island food retail competitors collaborate for VIEA pilot project success
Suppose someone asked you to “prepare a meal using only food products grown, produced or manufactured locally”. Could you do it? What foods would you include?...
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LETTER: Island Good
After three years of careful planning, the Vancouver Island Economic Alliance (VIEA) launched ‘Island Good,’ an initiative to highlight food that is being produced and manufactured...
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Island Good results to be revealed at Summit in Nanaimo
How do you recognize all the locally made food in your grocery store? Do you like to support Vancouver Island farmers and producers? How do you...
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Is your workplace ready for cannabis legalization?
State of the Island Economic Summit to address legalization of recreational cannabis   With the legalization of recreational cannabis set to happen this fall in Canada,...
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‘Island Good’ initiative showcases locally made food
Who doesn’t like to know where their food comes from? An initiative led by the Vancouver Island Economic Alliance is making sure Vancouver Island residents know...
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These Local Foods are Island Good
  Vancouver Island Economic Alliance members and grocery chains team up to provide locally produced food. You may have noticed some new locally themed signage on...
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Fresh Tastes Better: Comox Valley’s Tree Island Shows Why Going Local Just Makes Sense
Food just tastes better when it’s fresh – and local. It’s a guiding belief of the family behind Comox Valley’s Tree Island Yogurt and it includes not only...
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New Initiative Island Good Aims to Increase the Strength of the Local Food Economy
Everything from kiwis to craft beer is being produced on Vancouver Island, and a group of Island-based business people think it’s time we promoted these products...
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