Posts with LCBO tag

LCBO to Open Craft Beer Specialty Sections at Select Locations

By CBN • May 26, 2015

TORONTO, ON – At a trade symposium held earlier this month, Ontario’s government-run alcohol retail chain the LCBO announced plans to open a Craft …

More Details on Ontario Beer Retailing Changes

By CBN • April 17, 2015

TORONTO, ON – Following up on yesterday’s Government of Ontario announcement regarding upcoming changes to the province’s beer retail system, here are some further …

Government of Ontario Announces Changes to Beer Retailing System

By CBN • April 16, 2015

TORONTO, ON – In a press conference held earlier today at Queen’s Park, Premier of Ontario Kathleen Wynne confirmed details of the upcoming changes …

Beer Sales May Be Coming Soon to Ontario Grocery Stores

By CBN • March 13, 2015

TORONTO, ON – According to a report in today’s Toronto Star, the upcoming Ontario Government budget may open up beer and wine sales to …

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 …

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 – …

LCBO Summerhill Hosting Release Events for Sprearhead & Unibroue This Week

By CBN • November 25, 2014

TORONTO, ON – The flagship Summerhill location (10 Scrivener Square, Toronto) of Ontario’s LCBO chain will be holding release events this week for two …

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 …

Ontario Breweries & Agents Honoured at 20th Annual LCBO Elsie Awards

By CBN • May 29, 2014

TORONTO, ON – At a gala event last night in Toronto, the LCBO handed out this year’s Elsie Awards, honouring the top suppliers and …

Quebec Breweries Invade Ontario with LCBO Beer Release & Brewer’s Backyard Event

By CBN • September 5, 2013

TORONTO, ON – Some of the best breweries in Quebec will soon be put under the spotlight in Ontario via a specialty beer release …