Ontario

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    Plain Packaging Regulations To Take Effect In November
    May 20, 2019

    New plain packaging regulations for Canadian tobacco products are coming into effect in November 2019 for manufacturers and February 2020 for Retailers. Among the regulations: Brand colours, graphics and logos on packages are prohibited, and a drab brown colour is required to appear as the base colour for all brands; brand names can still appear […]

  • Food Preparation
    Resources For Managing Food On Premises
    April 1, 2019

    Managing food on premises is no small task but our responsible retailers are diligent to meet every lofty standard set forth for them by the government of Ontario. Below are references set forth by the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care that all retailers that manage food on premises can consult. Ministry of Health and […]

  • 2019 Queens Park Day - Ontario Convenience Stores Association
    Queen’s Park Day 2019, A Great Success
    March 29, 2019

    The Ontario Convenience Stores Association (OCSA) held our annual Queens Park Day meeting with MPPs from all political parties on opportunities for the family run businesses in Ontario. Thank you to the 17 retailers who attended & presented to the many MPPs. Special thanks to Hon. Vic Fideli for your warm words at our reception […]

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