Krystal, in combination with investment partners Paul Clinton and Paul Cosulich, has just completed the purchase of Magnum Trailer & Equipment Inc.

Krystal is pleased to announce the purchase of Magnum Trailer & Equipment Inc. (“Magnum”) from founders/owners Bob and Ted Willock. Founded in 1984 and based in Abbotsford, BC, Magnum has three distinct business segments: 1) manufacturing heavy-duty aftermarket truck accessories, 2) manufacturing/distributing on- and off-highway truck trailers and 3) servicing & maintaining the fleets of… READ MORE

Integrated Paving Concepts Sells Its Streetbond and Thermoplastics Businesses

Integrated Paving Concepts sells its thermoplastic business to Flint Trading Inc. and the StreetBond business to Quest Construction Products. Integrated Paving Concepts sold its thermoplastic business to Flint Trading Inc. in May 2011 and the StreetBond business to Quest Construction Products in June 2011. IPC is excited about both transactions, which will allow these businesses to… READ MORE

Selling Your Business

Business owner/operators across the Lower Mainland find themselves ready for retirement after having founded and developed successful businesses and are considering a number of options for exiting. ‘Times are a changing.’ It’s no secret that we’re now seeing a demographic shift across North America, with the baby boom generation retiring and giving way to the… READ MORE

Sale of Interest in Foley’s Candies Ltd.

Krystal Financial has sold its 30% interest in Foley’s Candies Ltd. to CEO and majority owner Brian Hurl. Krystal Financial Corp. announces the sale of its 30% interest in Foley’s Candies Ltd. to majority owner and CEO Brian Hurl. Since partnering to purchase the Company in 2006, Krystal has actively supported Brian’s efforts to grow… READ MORE

Marqui and TBWA/Vancouver form Station X!

Marqui has purchased the assets of TBWA/Vancouver and formed Station X, a strategic marketing, communications and technology company. Station X aims to combine front-end strategy and creativity with back-end science and analytics to produce artfully integrated campaigns with measurable sales and marketing results. The company’s integrated service offering will improve its clients’ brands and helps… READ MORE

Some Interesting Facts About Western Canada

The Western Canadian economy, flush with metal, mineral and energy resources, is a major supplier of the primary inputs that are key to the industrial and structural expansion taking place in China and India. Did you know that Western Canada accounts for: 91 per cent of Canada’s oil production; 94 per cent of Canada’s natural… READ MORE

B.C. Economic Growth

In its Economic Outlook for 2011 released Monday, the Canadian Chamber of Commerce predicted growth in Canada will be below 2.5 per cent in 2011. The two key sources of growth earlier in this cycle — consumer spending and housing activity — are cooling down, the chamber reports, and business investment is expected to make… READ MORE

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Carmanah receives proposal to go private

Carmanah Technologies Corp. (CMH-T) announced after markets closed on Tuesday, May 7th, 2019 that it has received a proposal from companies controlled by directors and shareholders James Meekison and Terry Holland to purchase…

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Krystal Growth Partners Announces Partnership with Storm Guard Water Treatment

Vancouver BC, - March 22, 2019 - Krystal Growth Partners (“Krystal”) is pleased to announce that it has partnered with company Founder Cliff Oleksiew and acquired a majority interest in…

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The Smith Cameron Group announces the acquisition of Westcan Industries

The Smith Cameron Group (SCG) is pleased to announce that it has acquired Westcan Industries and its sister company, Indu-Tech effective March 1, 2019. Founded in 1964, Westcan is known…

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