Posts in Beer Retailing category

Western Convenience Stores Association Asks Saskatchewan Government to Open Up Beer Sales

By CBN • February 9, 2015

REGINA, SK – As part of a government mandated review of Saskatchewan’s alcohol retailing system, the Western Convenience Stores Association (WCSA) has submitted a …

Beer Store Backlash Continues in Ontario with Lawsuits and Government Warnings

By CBN • January 15, 2015

TORONTO, ON – The controversy surrounding Ontario’s Beer Store – the retail beer chain co-owned by Molson Coors, Labatt/AB-InBev and Sleeman/Sapporo – has continued …

Ontario Craft Brewers Skeptical About Beer Store Ownership Offer

By CBN • January 7, 2015

TORONTO, ON – Reaction has come quickly to this morning’s announcement from the Beer Store (TBS) that it would be offering ownership shares to …

The Beer Store Opens Ownership to All Ontario Breweries

By CBN • January 7, 2015

TORONTO, ON – In a surprise move, Ontario’s Beer Store – the retail chain co-owned by Molson Coors, Labatt/AB-InBev and Sleeman/Sapporo – announced this …

Collusion Between LCBO & Beer Store Revealed by Toronto Star

By CBN • December 9, 2014

TORONTO, ON – Details of a long-standing “sweetheart deal” between Ontario’s two alcohol retail chains – the government-owned LCBO and privately-owned Beer Store – …

Advisory Panel Recommends Changes to Ontario’s Liquor Retailing System

By CBN • November 14, 2014

TORONTO, ON – A panel mandated to look into ways for the Government of Ontario to earn more money from several key Crown Corporations …

Lake of the Woods Launches Growler Sales at Retail Stores in Ontario & Manitoba

By CBN • September 22, 2014

KENORA, ON – Lake of the Woods Brewing has announced the launch of off-site growler sales at liquor stores in Ontario and Manitoba, with …

ANBL Launches Growler Sales Pilot Project

By CBN • September 4, 2014

FREDERICTON, NB – The Atlantic Canada Beer Blog reports that the ANBL pilot project for sales of growlers has launched today (September 4th) at …

Growler Retail Sales Pilot Projects Announced for New Brunswick & Manitoba

By CBN • July 29, 2014

FREDERICTON, NB & WINNIPEG, MB – The burgeoning craft brewing industries in New Brunswick and Manitoba will be getting boosts this fall, with the …

West Coast Canning Offers Mobile Canning Service to B.C. Breweries

By CBN • June 25, 2014

VANCOUVER, BC – While cans are becoming an increasingly popular package for craft beer, many small breweries are unable to easily offer their products …