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    OLG Issues Thank You Letter To Convenience Stores
    June 3, 2020

    Convenience stores sell 76% of all lottery products in Ontario and this category is our single largest traffic generator and impulse sales driver. During the last 10 weeks, our family-run independent stores have once again demonstrated their importance by continually serving lottery players in every community, working electronically with our sales contacts and responsibly driving […]

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    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 […]

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    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 […]

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