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Old Credit Brewing Founder Aldo Lista Dies at 91

By CBN • April 19, 2021

PORT CREDIT, ON – Less than a week after the death of Creemore Springs Brewery founder John Wiggins, another pioneer of Ontario’s craft brewing …

Creemore Springs Brewery Founder John Wiggins Dies at 89

By CBN • April 14, 2021

CREEMORE, ON – Creemore Springs Brewery has announced that its founder John Wiggins passed away on April 10th at the age of 89.
Wiggins launched Creemore Springs in 1987 …

The Beer Store Reports More Than $50 Million Loss in 2020

By CBN • April 8, 2021

TORONTO, ON – The Beer Store, the Ontario retail chain majority owned by Molson Coors and Labatt/AB InBev, has reported an operating loss of …

Alberta Small Brewers Association Launches PakTech Recycling Program

By CBN • April 5, 2021

CALGARY, AB – The Alberta Small Brewers Association (ASBA) has announced the launch of a new pilot program spearheaded by its member breweries to reuse …

Split Rail Brewing Receives Funding for Social Purpose Business Development

By CBN • April 5, 2021

GORE BAY, ON – Split Rail Brewing has announced that it has received $26,117 of funding through the Government of Canada’s Investment Readiness Program (IRP) to assist …

Left Field Brewery Names Black Women in Motion as Beer For Everybody Beneficiary

By CBN • April 5, 2021

TORONTO, ON – Left Field Brewery has announced the next group to benefit from Beer For Everybody, the brewery’s ongoing “initiative to showcase and support local organizations that …

Molson Coors Reaches Contract Agreement With Locked Out Employees at Toronto Brewery

By CBN • April 5, 2021

TORONTO, ON – A six-week lockout of employees at the Molson Coors plant on Carlingview Drive in west Toronto is set to end thanks to the ratification …

Wholesale Liquor Pricing Made Permanent for Bars and Restaurants in British Columbia

By CBN • February 26, 2021

VICTORIA, BC – The Government of British Columbia has announced that legislation allowing bars and restaurants in the province to purchase beer and other …

East Coast Music Association Announces Partnership with Five Atlantic Canada Breweries

By CBN • February 26, 2021

HALIFAX, NS – The East Coast Music Association has announced that it has partnered with five craft breweries throughout Atlantic Canada to “expand existing ties …

Molson Coors Locks Out Employees at Toronto Brewery

By CBN • February 20, 2021

TORONTO, ON – Employees at the Molson Coors plant on Carlingview Drive in west Toronto are reporting that they have been locked out following …