By Pioneer Staff

Invermeres new consignment store, Consign-it, is a great way to reuse, renew and recycle while re-furbishing your wallet.

Consign-it is located across from The Book Bar and the post office in downtown Invermere at733 12th Street.

A consignment store accepts items from you and retails them.You receive a percentage of the sale of items you bring in. Owner Mary-Lou Delesalle is aiming to open her doors for business soon.Everything from quality clothing to small appliances and furniture and collectables can be brought to the store (by appointment only). To contact Mary-Lou, call 250-341-8520.

Copper Point Resort recently received a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence award. The accolade honours excellence in the hospitality industry and is given to establishments that manage to consistently achieve outstanding traveller reviews on TripAdvisors website.

To qualify for a Certificate of Excellence, businesses must maintain an overall rating of four or higher out of a possible five as reviewed by travellers on TripAdvisor, and must have been listed on TripAdvisor for at least 12 months. Additional criteria include the volume of reviews received within the last 12 months.

Copper Point Resort is pleased to receive a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence, said Copper Point Resort general manager Amanda Robinson in a press release. We strive to offer our guests a memorable experience at our resort and this accolade is evidence that our hard work is translating into positive reviews on TripAdvisor.

TripAdvisor is delighted to celebrate the success of businesses around the globe, from Sydney to Chicago, Sao Paulo to Rome, which are consistently offering travellers a great customer experience, said TripAdvisors Vice President of Marketing for Business Alison Copus in the same release. The Certificate of Excellence award provides top performing establishments the recognition they deserve, based on feedback from those who matter most their customers.