• Ontario Preparing for an Open Beverage Alcohol Market
    October 10, 2023

    Since 1923 beer sales have been controlled by The Beer Store in Ontario and this has been blessed, renewed and authorized by successive governments. The OCSA has been working with the current Ontario government to open the market to allow beer sales in convenience stores as we see throughout North America, Quebec and Newfoundland. The […]

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    Premier Ford Commits to Beer in Convenience Stores
    May 16, 2023

    Leading up to the Victoria Day long weekend, on Monday, Premier Ford was asked by a reporter if he was going to walk away from his 5 year promise to consumers to modernize beer sales in Ontario in Convenience Stores. The Premier, in a video clip once again stated he is committed to having beer […]

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    Unfairness of LCBO to the 400 Convenience Outlets in Ontario
    July 12, 2022

    The OCSA has reached out to the LCBO to discuss the partnership with the 400-family run LCO stores located in mainly rural Ontario locations responsibly selling a limited supply of alcoholic products to customers in these communities. We recommend that all Convenience Outlet owners contact their new elected local MPP’s to ask them for assistance […]

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