Latest Media in Victoria, British Columbia Stories

2014-07-16 23:08:36

QuickMedical, a veteran owned small business registered with the Department of Veterans Affairs, has provided customers with over one million test strips during its partnership with PTS/Chek Diagnostics. Issaquah, WA (PRWEB) July 16, 2014 During QuickMedical's 11 year partnership with Chek Diagnostics, formerly PTS, over one million CardioChek test strips have been ordered by QuickMedical customers. The milestone was attained last year and verified during a recent audit at Chek...

2014-05-06 08:36:07

INDIANAPOLIS, May 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Chek Diagnostics, the U.S.-based manufacturer of both the CardioChek® brand and the A1CNow family of point-of-care diagnostic products, announced today that they have started shipping A1CNow+ systems to their distributor network. Just four months ago, Chek Diagnostics acquired the A1CNow family of products from Bayer Diabetes Care. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140327/DE91354LOGO "A1CNow systems are important to healthcare...

2014-04-01 08:25:21

Harsh Winter Leads to 88% of Runners and Joggers Being More Motivated Than Previous Years to Get Outside This Spring Sport Chek Partners with Olympians to Showcase Spring Training Tips and New Products in National PR Tour CALGARY, April 1, 2014 /CNW/ - Coming out of one of the harshest winters in recent history, a new consumer survey reveals 91 per cent of Canadians are motivated to get active this spring through a range of activities. Commissioned by Sport Chek, the survey(i) polled...

2014-01-23 12:26:04

Sport Chek's Integrated Campaign Features Inspirational Journey to the Podium for Canadian Athletes #whatittakes Weaves New TV Creative, Digital, Out-of-home, In-Store, PR, Sponsorship into Largest Single Campaign in Sport Chek Brand's History CALGARY, Jan. 23, 2014 /CNW/ - With just under one month until the start of the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games, Premier National Partner of the Canadian Olympic Team, Sport Chek is blitzing the marketplace with its #whatittakes...

2013-07-12 23:03:19

The provocative show announces July air dates for Vancouver and Victoria, B.C on CHEK-TV and in Dawson Creek on CBC Affiliate CJDC-TV. Coral Springs, FL (PRWEB) July 12, 2013 The producers of Net Worth Business TV announce July air dates for two cities in the Canadian province of British Columbia. The compelling program will be broadcast on CHEK-TV in the Vancouver and Victoria area, and also in Dawson Creek on CBC Affiliate CJDC-TV. The cities are diverse in economic strengths and...

2013-06-21 23:04:38

The celebrity-hosted cable television program airs on CHEK-TV throughout the month of June. Coral Springs, FL (PRWEB) June 21, 2013 The Net Worth Business TV program announces June air dates for Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. This beautiful city is known as the third most livable city in the world, and one with the smallest carbon footprint for any major city in North America. It is renowned for its innovative programs in the areas of sustainability, accessibility and inclusivity....

2009-09-05 15:04:17

The station manager of CHEK-TV says the Canadian station has been saved from closure thanks to an employee-led deal. CHEK station manager John Pollard said union and non-union station workers partnered with a group of local investors to purchase the station from Canwest Global Communications, The Victoria Times Colonist reported Saturday. It's been a tough three weeks of roller-coaster rides for us. Last Friday, we thought we were dead in the water. This Friday, we are running the boat,...

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.