• OCSA - LCBO Convenience Outlet
    LCBO Convenience Outlet – Discussions
    June 17, 2021

    The OCSA has conducted various meeting on behalf of the Agency stores in Ontario to build a better model for additional stores, correct some of the issues affecting the stores as follows: Policy suggestions to improve partnership with convenience stores for consideration: Expand the product offerings in LBCO Convenience Outlets to include ready-to-drink, ciders as […]

  • 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 […]

  • Beer in Ontario convenience stores
    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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