News

Nov
19

Latest liquor changes good for consumers, small businesses

2014-11-19

VICTORIA – The latest changes to B.C.’s liquor policy will offer greater consumer choice and convenience, support small- and medium-sized breweries to grow and expand, and ensure fair and equitable wholesale pricing for the retail industry.

For consumers, April 1, 2015, will... Read More

Nov
17

Share-a-Bear with someone in need this holiday

2014-11-17

VANCOUVER – BC Liquor Stores are encouraging British Columbians to give to those less fortunate this holiday season by participating in the 25th annual Share-a-Bear campaign.

From now until Christmas, or while quantities last, customers can buy a Share-a-Bear for $12 at any BC... Read More

Oct
28

BC Liquor Stores to release premium spirits this weekend

2014-10-28

VANCOUVER – To the delight of spirit enthusiasts, connoisseurs and collectors, select BC Liquor Stores will release a wide range of global spirits this weekend at the annual Premium Spirit Release.

 

On Saturday, Nov. 1, 2014, customers will be able to choose from more... Read More

Oct
04

BC Liquor Stores celebrate 30 years of Bordeaux wines

2014-10-04

VANCOUVER – Today marks the 30th anniversary of the annual Bordeaux wine release in BC Liquor Stores.

Each year, this event attracts crowds of wine aficionados and collectors interested in purchasing the latest vintage.  

This year, 3,500 cases of the 2011 vintage,... Read More

Sep
03

Ultra-rare Glenfarclas Scotch comes to BC Liquor Stores

2014-09-03

VANCOUVER – On Tuesday, Sept. 9, 2014, BC Liquor Stores’ customers will have the opportunity to purchase one of three available bottles of ultra-rare, collectible, 60-year-old Glenfarclas Scotch whisky.  

BC Liquor Stores is the first Canadian retailer in Canada to offer... Read More

Aug
14

BC Liquor Store opens in North Burnaby’s Kensington Square Mall

2014-08-14

The BC Liquor Distribution Branch announces the opening of a BC Liquor Store in Kensington Square Mall in North Burnaby on August 15.

The Kensington Square store presents BC Liquor Store customers with a new shopping... Read More

Aug
08

BC Liquor Store opens in Vancouver’s Marpole neighbourhood

2014-08-08

The BC Liquor Store in Vancouver’s Marpole neighbourhood is now open at its new location.

The Marpole location presents BC Liquor Store customers with a new shopping experience providing an extensive... Read More

Jun
09

BC Liquor Stores offer rare whisky for Father’s Day

2014-06-09

VANCOUVER – Father’s Day is just around the corner and BC Liquor Stores are offering customers a unique opportunity to splurge on some highly collectible, rare, single malt Scotch whiskies.

 

Each single-cask whisky from the Dalmore Constellation Collection is... Read More

Jun
04

More than $500,000 raised by BC Liquor Stores for 2014 dry grad

2014-06-04

VANCOUVER – Whether it’s river rafting, overnight bowling, boat cruises or laser tag, more than 52,000 B.C. students can celebrate their graduation at safe, alcohol-free events, thanks in large part to funding raised by BC Liquor Stores’ annual Support Dry Grad campaign.

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Feb
21

Dry Grad campaign launched by BC Liquor Stores

2014-02-21

VANCOUVER – BC Liquor Store customers are invited to support alcohol-free events for graduating high school students by donating $1 or more at the cash register to the Support Dry Grad campaign between Feb. 24 and March 31, 2014. 

 

Contributions by BC Liquor Store... Read More

Feb
07

Liquor Distribution Branch again named one of BC’s Top Employers

2014-02-07

VANCOUVER – The BC Liquor Distribution Branch (LDB) has been named one of BC’s Top Employers in a national competition organized by Mediacorp Canada Inc. and published in the Vancouver Sun on Feb. 6, 2014.

 

The LDB has been recognized as one of BC’s Top... Read More

Jan
24

Win A Chance To Purchase Samuel Adams Utopias Beer

2014-01-24

VANCOUVER – BC Liquor Stores has acquired a small supply of the highly sought-after, limited release Samuel Adams Utopias® premium craft beer. A draw is being held to provide customers throughout the province with an opportunity to purchase one of these special beers.

 ... Read More

Nov
21

Share-a-Bear offers opportunity to give to a child

2013-11-21

VANCOUVER – BC Liquor Stores is encouraging British Columbians to embrace the spirit of giving by participating in the annual Share-a-Bear campaign that is taking place in all 195 of its locations from now until just before Christmas.

Customers have the opportunity to purchase twin... Read More

Nov
14

BC Liquor Stores has 2013 Beaujolais Nouveau

2013-11-14

VANCOUVER – Thursday, Nov. 21 marks the official release of 2013 Beaujolais Nouveau – a renowned red wine from France – in BC Liquor Stores across the province.

 

Beaujolais Nouveau is available in limited quantities for a short period of time. The BC Liquor... Read More

Nov
12

BC Liquor Stores accept donations for Philippines typhoon relief

2013-11-12

VANCOUVER – BC Liquor Stores customers can support Red Cross Super Typhoon Haiyan relief efforts in the Philippines by making a donation at any of the 195 BC Liquor Stores located in communities throughout the province.

 

These donations will help the Red Cross provide... Read More