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Study shows nearly 70% of Ontarians support allowing more private retailers to compete with The Beer Store – December 19, 2013

Study shows Ontario government could earn higher profits by allowing competition to government-run LCBO and foreign-owned Beer Store – June 24, 2013

112,500 Ontarians sign petition calling for beer and wine in convenience stores – July 25, 2012

Angus Reid study reveals most Ontario voters support beer and wine in convenience stores - July 27, 2011

Study shows 1 in 4 minors leave LCBO stores with booze; 1 in 5 from The Beer Store; Convenience stores best at testing for age – May 30, 2011

 

Editorials

Ontarians want modern alcohol retailing – Toronto Star – July 25, 2012

Open up alcohol sales – Ottawa Citizen – July 25, 2012

Ontario’s monopoly on alcohol sales more harmful than it looks – National Post – July 26, 2012

Give us more beer options – Ottawa Sun

 

News Stories

Expanded booze sales good for consumers and government, study finds – Toronto Star

Ontario kids have easier access to booze than cigarettes, study says – Toronto Star

Ontario minors have easier access to booze than cigarettes – National Post

Ontarians want booze at corner store: Poll – Toronto Sun

Poll suggests Ontarians support booze at convenience stores (with video) – CTV

Poll: Ontarians want beer in corner stores – London Free Press

Ontario corner stores push to make booze available – 680 News Toronto

More than half of Ontarians want beer & wine sold at convenience stores: poll (with video) – CITY TV Toronto

Let us buy beer in convenience stores, Ontarians say in survey – Toronto Star

Hundreds begin signing petition in Welland - Welland Tribune