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New multi-million-dollar feed mill under construction in Chilliwack by Trouw Nutrition Canada

‘95 per cent of feed volume produced is consumed within a 50-km radius,’ says Trouw official CHILLIWACK, B.C. (May 14th, 2022) – Construction on a new 40,000 square-foot feed mill for Trouw Nutrition Canada is underway in Chilliwack. The existing facility on Chilliwack Central Road dates back to the 1960s with the East Chilliwack Co-op, …
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BC Economic Development award winners for 2022 announced

PENTICTON, B.C., April 26, 2022 ­- The British Columbia Economic Development Association (BCEDA) and FortisBC teamed up once again to announce the winners of the 2022 BC Economic Development Awards at the BCEDA’s annual awards presentation held virtually this morning. These awards recognize BCEDA members for outstanding work in supporting their local economies, and making a …
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Trouw Nutrition Canada to invest millions of dollars into Fraser Valley economy

Trouw Nutrition Canada announces plans to build a new production facility in response to strong market demands CHILLIWACK, B.C. (January 18, 2022) – As a global leader in innovative feed specialties, premixes, feed additives and nutritional services for the animal feed industry, Trouw Nutrition Canada, a subsidiary of Nutreco, announced today that they have begun …
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Denciti’s large-scale property acquisition will fuel Chilliwack’s economic growth. 12.4 acre Lickman Road development set to provide rare opportunity to businesses in land-constrained Metro Vancouver

CHILLIWACK, September 8, 2021  – The acquisition of one of the largest underutilized Highway 1 interchange properties in the Fraser Valley is set to deliver much-needed retail, commercial, and industrial space to one of the British Columbia’s fastest growing municipalities. Denciti Development Corp. of Vancouver has acquired 7985 Lickman Road and 43971 Industrial Way in …
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CERN Launches New Website and Offers Free Workshops

Chilliwack, BC: At the start of the pandemic, the Chilliwack Economic Recovery Network (CERN) was launched to help local businesses work towards recovery. In order to continue to serve as a resource to local businesses moving forward, CERN evolved into the Chilliwack Economic Resource Network. In order to better serve Chilliwack businesses, CERN is excited …
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Valhalla investment Summit BC

The Valhalla Investment Summit is a 7-week immersive program that provides hands-on experience to founders and investors in a fun, casual setting, while investing $100,000+ into at least one local tech Startup. Applications to pitch and invest are now open! https://valhallaangels.com/investment-summit-bc/ BC Summit Companies BC Summit Investors Valhalla Investment Summit – Sponsorship Package V2 (2) …
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Newly created resiliency award for 2021 goes to the Chilliwack Economic Partners Corporation

Chilliwack, BC March 12, 2021 – Chilliwack Economic Recovery Network (CEPCO) won a new award from the BC Economic Development Association heralding economic resiliency for spearheading the Chilliwack Economic Recovery Network (CERN). The hugely collaborative Chilliwack effort won the 2o21 Economic Recovery and Resiliency Award from BCEDA, who teamed up with Fortis BC to hand out …
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Creative Shift powered by PechaKucha

Learn about the untold stories of Chilliwack’s creative economy. The 6th annual PechaKucha event is being held online this year and will feature local speakers each with a unique story to tell delivered in a very unique format. Thursday, October 29, 2020 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM Register About this Event PechaKucha 20×20 is a …
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CEPCO Launches Interactive Online Community Profile

Chilliwack, BC – September 28, 2020 – The Chilliwack Economic Partners Corporation (CEPCO) has launched a new interactive online community profile to assist businesses with their decision-making process. This exciting new community profile tool can be found on CEPCO’s website: www.businessinchilliwack.com. This website, along with www.lifeinchilliwack.com, serve as a comprehensive source of community information for …
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Motion Picture Fund Backs B.C. Stories

B.C. creators and producers will receive help to get projects off the ground, with new government funding targeted for the motion picture industry as it restarts. “The past few months have shown us how quickly the motion picture industry can change,” said Premier John Horgan. “This new fund will help B.C.’s domestic film industry create …
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