Posts in Beer Retailing category

Fairweather Brewing Opens Pop-Up Retail Shop in Toronto

By CBN • January 11, 2021

HAMILTON & TORONTO, ON – Hamilton’s Fairweather Brewing has announced the launch of a new retail location in Toronto.
The shop is operating as a takeaway window …

Ontario Government to Make Take-Out Alcohol Legislation Permanent

By CBN • October 7, 2020

TORONTO, ON – The Toronto Star reports that temporary legislation implemented earlier this year to allow bars and restaurants in Ontario to sell alcohol for …

NB Liquor Winding Down Growler Sales Program

By CBN • October 7, 2020

FREDERICTON, NB – Alcool NB Liquor (ANBL) has announced that the growler sales program launched in 2014 is being discontinued in all but one store.
Originally a …

Non-Alcoholic Microbrasserie Le BockAle Launches Online Store with Free Cross-Canada Shipping

By CBN • June 24, 2020

DRUMMONDVILLE, QC – Microbrasserie Le BockAle has announced the launch of a new online store that offers its award-winning non-alcoholic craft beers to customers …

Iqaluit Beer and Wine Store To Stay Open Permanently

By CBN • June 23, 2020

IQALUIT, NU – The Government of Nunavut has announced that the Iqaluit Beer and Wine Store which opened in 2017 as a three-year pilot has been given …

Nova Scotia Auditor General Criticizes NSLC Support for Local Alcohol Producers

By CBN • June 23, 2020

HALIFAX, NS – Nova Scotia Auditor General Michael A. Pickup has released a new report on the Nova Scotia Liquor Corporation (NSLC) which indicates that …

New Brunswick Craft Alcohol Makers Now Allowed to Sell Each Other’s Products

By CBN • May 19, 2020

FREDERICTON, NB – A new pilot program announced by the ANBL will give craft breweries and other alcohol producers in New Brunswick the freedom to …

Brewer Eats Launches Multi-Brewery Delivery Service in Ontario

By CBN • April 24, 2020

TORONTO, ON – A new service offering products from a variety of Ontario breweries and cider makers is now accepting orders for deliveries throughout …

Ontario Government Loosens Alcohol Sales Rules Due to COVID-19

By CBN • March 26, 2020

TORONTO, ON – In response to the ongoing COIVD-19 crisis, the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario (AGCO) has announced several changes to alcohol sales …

Guide to Buying Beer in Canada During the COVID-19 Lockdown

By CBN • March 20, 2020

NOTE: This post is no longer being regularly updated as of mid-April 2020. 
As the COVID-19 outbreak has most of us self-isolating, and is causing …