• Beer in Ontario convenience stores
    Beer Coming to Convenience Stores in Ontario!
    December 14, 2023

    It’s official!  The Ontario government has announced that convenience stores and grocery stores will be able to sell beer, wine and ready-to-drink products. Kenny Shim, President of the OCSA and OKBA was invited to attend the announcement this morning. The expanded marketplace will give people more choice, convenience and time, Ford said. The changes will […]

  • 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 […]

  • Beer in Ontario convenience stores
    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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