• Beer on Shelf
    Beer and Wine Update, October 2020
    October 3, 2020

    It has now been three years since the Ontario government promised to allow consumers more access to beer and wine in local, family-run convenience stores. The program, to this point, seems to have stalled despite our continued participation in meetings on the subject. What we have seen in the meantime is the relaxation of various […]

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    OCSA Remains Committed To Adding Beer And Wine
    January 20, 2020

    We are sure many are disappointed with the slow down on the roll out of beer and to the convenienceĀ store sector and want to assure everyone that this government is still committed to the channel and customer convenience for beer and wine. The OCSA has informed the government of our customers’ expectations as well as […]

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    Ontario Beverage Alcohol Oversight and Changes
    November 7, 2019

    The Minister of Finance tabled the fall economic statement yesterday in an Omnibus bill that has gone through first reading. There were many references throughout the Bill that referred to the beverage alcohol oversight and changes. The OCSA along with several different stakeholders were invited to a technical briefing last week for a review and […]

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