News

Feb
16

LDB makes the grade, named one of best employers in BC

2021-02-16

BURNABY — For the 13th straight year, the BC Liquor Distribution Branch (LDB) has been included on the list of top employers in B.C.

 

B.C.'s Top Employers, a designation started by Canada's Top Employers project in 2005, recognizes industry-leading... Read More

Jan
20

BC Liquor Stores raise over $1 million for Food Banks BC

2021-01-20

Thanks to the generosity of its customers, BC Liquor Stores (BCLS) collected $820,028 for food banks during the holiday season.

 

Together with proceeds from its fundraising campaign last summer, the government retailer collected and donated $1,132,472 to Food Banks BC in... Read More

Nov
20

Masks Required in BC Liquor Stores & BC Cannabis Stores

2020-11-20

Dr. Bonnie Henry, the Provincial Health Officer (PHO), recently announced a new order mandating the use of face masks in indoor public and retail spaces. In line with this order, effective November 20, 2020, BC Liquor Store and BC Cannabis Store employees and customers are required to wear... Read More

Nov
12

Popular Premium Spirit Release adapts to keep BCLS customers safe

2020-11-12

BURNABY, BC - An amazing selection of whiskies and highly sought-after spirits from around the world make up the 2020 Premium Spirit Release from BC Liquor Stores (BCLS) on November 14, 2020.

 

“On top of the fabulous whiskies we have on offer, there are limited... Read More

Nov
11

Masks Recommended in BC Liquor Stores & BC Cannabis Stores

2020-11-11

The health and safety of our staff and their families, our customers and the communities in which we operate is the LDB's most critical priority, and has been since the World Health Organization declared the COVID-19 outbreak a global pandemic.

 

The LDB was deemed an... Read More

Sep
10

Bordeaux release introduces pre-order system

2020-09-10

BC Liquor Stores (BCLS) has moved a portion of its annual Bordeaux release to an online pre-order system, in order to safeguard customers and employees.

 

Customers have the opportunity this week to pre-order products online on a first come, first serve basis in advance of the... Read More

Aug
05

Celebrate with Pride this August

2020-08-05

The head office of the BC Liquor Distribution Branch (LDB) in Burnaby has undergone a makeover in celebration of Pride Month.

 

Pride banners now hang from the roof of the building at Gilmore and Canada Way, and are visible to drivers travelling the Trans-Canada Highway.... Read More

Apr
09

A message to our valued customers

2020-04-09
Hello everyone, The impact of COVID-19 has been felt by all of us – from businesses adapting to new ways of operating, to individuals who have been faced with added challenges and anxiety in their lives, and all of our communities as we work together to flatten the curve. Since the threat of... Read More
Mar
26

Province defines LDB as essential service

2020-03-26

To our valued customers and industry partners,

 

Premier John Horgan and Minister of Public Safety and Solicitor General Mike Farnworth recently announced BC’s next steps to support the COVID-19 response.

 

In consultation with Dr. Bonnie Henry, B.C.... Read More

Mar
20

BC Liquor Stores open, taking extra steps to battle COVID-19

2020-03-20

Government liquor stores remain open in order to continue serving British Columbians, while also ensuring the safety of the most vulnerable people, employees and customers during the COVID-19 pandemic.

 

BC Liquor Stores (BCLS) and BC Cananbis Stores (BCCS) are adjusting hours... Read More

Mar
13

COVID-19 Preventative Measures

2020-03-13

To our valued customers and partners,

 

The BC Liquor Distribution Branch (LDB) is watching closely as the global situation with COVID-19 continues to evolve. I wanted to reach out to you personally to let you know what we’re doing to stem the spread of viral infections... Read More

Mar
03

Support Dry Grad campaign underway at BC Liquor Stores

2020-03-03

BC Liquor Stores are giving dry graduation events across the province the ‘thumbs up’ as part of their annual Support Dry Grad fundraising campaign.

 

Throughout the month of March, BC Liquor Stores’ customers are encouraged to donate a dollar or more to... Read More