Editorials

It’s time for Ontario to step into the present and follow Alberta’s lead on booze – The National Post (July 5, 2018)

Here is the Ontario election beer promise politicians should be making – Maclean’s (May 29, 2018)

Why does the left tie itself in knots over booze in corner stores? ­– TVO (May 25, 2018)

Corner-store beer sales shouldn’t be that hard to swallow – Ottawa Sun (May 23, 2018)

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

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

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

 


News Stories

Struggling Ontario convenience stores hope for a boost from beer and wine sales – The Globe and Mail (June 13, 2018)

Expanded booze sales good for consumers and government, study finds – Toronto Star (June 24, 2013)

Ontario kids have easier access to booze than cigarettes, study says – Toronto Star (May 30, 2011)

Ontario minors have easier access to booze than cigarettes – National Post (May 30, 2011)

Poll suggests Ontarians support booze at convenience stores (with video) – CTV (July 27, 2011)

Let us buy beer in convenience stores, Ontarians say in survey – Toronto Star (July 29, 2011)


News Releases

It’s Time to Make Beer Retailing More Convenient for Ontario’s Consumers – Ontario Convenience Stores Association (June 29, 2018)

Doug Ford Will Further Expand the Sale of Beer and Wine Into Corner Stores, Grocery Stores, and Box Stores – Ontario PC Party (May 18, 2018)

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)