• Convenience Store Open Sign
    Best Practices For Managing Store During Pandemic
    March 24, 2020

    Every convenience store in Ontario has the privilege of keeping their doors open to serve customers in every town, city and village in the province. It is imperative that we take this opportunity to ensure our stores are safe, sanitized and disciplined throughout this unknown crisis. Please ensure that the standards for our employees and […]

  • vaping smoke
    Government To Limit Vaping Options In Ontario
    March 16, 2020

    Minister of Health MPP Christine Elliott has decided to only allow convenience stores to sell three authorized vape flavours (tobacco, mint and menthol) going forward and only in the minimal strength that will drive our vape customers to the underground market or see them return to cigarette sales post consultation. Retailers all over Ontario should […]

  • Person smoking an e-cigarette
    Clarifying New Rules Regarding Vaping Products
    November 18, 2019

    There have been a number of clarifications around vaping laws recently and the onus falls on convenience store operators to comply with ongoing changes required by the government as issues continue to surface. The convenience store channel isĀ  already the best at ensuring youth have no access to either tobacco or vape products so let’s […]

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