In The News

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Oct31 AGLC reminds twentysomethings to bring ID before enjoying a cold-one
Posted: 10/31/2014 10:19:18 AMBaby faces know buying booze isn't easy. In Alberta if you look under 25, you’d best have your ID prepared, and if you don’t cough up some birthday proof you’re out of luck.
Oct20Retain and Gain: Making Ontario assets work better for ratepayers, taxpayers and consumers
Posted: 10/20/2014 10:42:53 AM As you heard in the introduction, I have the honour to Chair the Advisory Council on Government Assets. The Council's mandate is to review three public assets - the LCBO, Hydro One and OPG - with the...
Oct20Ontario should keep Hydro One, OPG, LCBO
Posted: 10/20/2014 10:33:35 AM Ontarians should be able to buy a 12-pack of beer at their local LCBO store. That may be the only measure the public notices out of a major review of Ontario government assets conducted by a team of ...
Sep05Nunavut eyeing first beer and wine store
Posted: 9/5/2014 11:40:36 AM Nunavut wants to deal with its alcohol problem by opening the territory’s first beer and wine store. Soon Iqaluit residents will have their say and, if there’s enough support for the idea, the govern...
Jul30LCBO: 20 Consecutive years of increasing dividends to government
Posted: 7/30/2014 10:52:00 AM Despite economic challenges and the effects of extreme weather, LCBO’s financial results for fiscal 2013-14 show net sales growth of 2.2 per cent, up $105 million, to $4.997 billion. The agency trans...
Jul25NB Liquor says new rule won’t impede 2 microbreweries
Posted: 7/25/2014 11:09:50 AM The president of the NB Liquor says a new rule some brewers believe will kill start-ups in the province will not inhibit at least two businesses.
Jul07New AGLC distribution centre coming
Posted: 7/7/2014 3:34:23 PM A new distribution center for alcohol in Alberta is now under construction. The Alberta Gaming and Liquor Commission broke ground this morning in St. Albert for the huge facility. It will be southeas...
May29Moderation Tastes Better
Posted: 5/29/2014 10:35:02 AM The Canadian Vintners Association (CVA) is very pleased to announce the release of its new website, Moderation Tastes Better: winemoderation.ca. The online educational resource is intended for adult ...
May05NB Liquor releases fourth-quarter results
Posted: 5/5/2014 9:21:46 AM NB Liquor announced its unaudited results today for the quarter ended March 30, 2014. Total sales for the quarter were $78.3 million, $500,000 or 0.6 per cent lower than the same quarter last year, w...
Mar27New liquor agency store to showcase P.E.I. booze
Posted: 3/27/2014 8:57:30 AM The P.E.I. Liquor Commission wants to open a new liquor agency store on the Charlottetown waterfront that will showcase only products made in Prince Edward Island.