News

Oct
30

BC Liquor Stores offer whiskies from around the globe in spirit release

2017-10-30

A collection of premier spirits, including a bottle of the rare Bowmore Black 1964 50 Year Old Whisky for $32,000, will go on sale to the public at the annual BC Liquor Stores Premium Spirit Release on Nov. 4, 2017.

 

Thirty BC Liquor Stores throughout the province are... Read More

Oct
10

Signature BC Liquor Stores will participate in the Annual Bordeaux Release

2017-10-10

BC Liquor Stores is holding its annual Bordeaux release on Oct. 14, featuring the 2014 vintage, which many are calling the best since 2010.

 

Wine lovers and avid collectors throughout the province are again expected to line up to buy some of the rarest wines of the year.... Read More

Sep
06

BC Liquor Stores' customers donate record high for wildfire relief

2017-09-06

VANCOUVER – BC Liquor Stores’ customers donated a record-breaking $417,675 to the Red Cross BC Fire Appeal to help fellow British Columbians impacted by the wildfires burning throughout the province.

 

Customer donations were collected over an eight-week period... Read More

Aug
03

Generosity of BC Liquor Stores' customers continues

2017-08-03

VANCOUVER — BC Liquor Stores' customers have again demonstrated their care, compassion and generosity for fellow British Columbians by donating more than $340,000 to the Canadian Red Cross, to-date.

BC Liquor Stores activated its partnership with the Red Cross on... Read More

Jul
10

BC Liquor Stores accepting donations for wildfire relief

2017-07-10

VANCOUVER – British Columbians looking for a way to support those impacted by the wildfires

burning in various areas of the province can now do so by providing a donation at any BC... Read More

May
03

Recalled Sapphire Bombay Gin not stocked by LDB warehouses

2017-05-03

VANCOUVER – The Liquor Distribution Branch (LDB) has confirmed its warehouses do not stock the 1.14-litre bottles of Bombay Sapphire London Dry Gin being recalled by the manufacturer.

 

According to the Canadian Food... Read More

Mar
09

Cheers to nine years! LDB renamed a BC Top Employer

2017-03-09

VANCOUVER - For the ninth consecutive year, the BC Liquor Distribution Branch (LDB) celebrates being named to an exclusive list of the province’s best employers.

 

The list of BC’s Top Employers, featured in today’s Vancouver Sun, recognizes the LDB as an innovative... Read More

Mar
06

Annual fundraising campaign helps graduates celebrate safely

2017-03-06

BC Liquor Stores are once again encouraging customers to support the annual Support Dry Grad Campaign, an initiative that raises funds for public and independent schools to host safe, alcohol-free celebration events for graduating high school students.

 

Chocolates are being... Read More

Feb
20

New, modern liquor warehouse increases efficiencies

2017-02-20

A new, larger location offering increased efficiencies, modern technology and an improved working environment has been chosen for the Liquor Distribution Branch’s (LDB) Lower Mainland warehouse.

 

The LDB has long outgrown its current location at 3200 E. Broadway Ave. in... Read More

Dec
05

Share-a-Bear campaign supports non-profit organizations

2016-12-05

BC Liquor Stores is partnering with non-profit agencies throughout the province again this year in its annual Share-a-Bear program.

 

For $12.50, customers can choose one teddy bear to take home while its twin is donated to a local shelter, hospital or other worthwhile charity... Read More

Nov
01

Extremely rare scotches offered at Premium Spirits Release

2016-11-01

BC Liquor Stores is hosting its Premium Spirits Release on Nov. 5, 2016, at locations throughout the province where a diverse selection of unique spirits, including rare whiskies, scotches and bourbons, will go on sale.

 

This annual event has grown in scope and popularity... Read More