News

Jul
16

BCLS and BCCS raise more than $241,000 for India COVID-19 Response Appeal, launches campaign in response to BC wildfires

2021-07-16

BURNABY — Customers visiting BC Liquor Stores and BC Cannabis Stores have once again dug deep to give generously to an important cause.

 

From May 17 to June 26, customers visiting BC Liquor Stores (BCLS) and BC Cannabis Stores (BCCS) were invited to donate to support... Read More

Jun
10

BC Liquor Stores marks 100 years of service with celebration, products sale

2021-06-10

VICTORIA — The BC Liquor Distribution Branch (LDB) and BC Liquor Stores are kicking off celebrations to mark a century of serving the Province of British Columbia.

 

On June 15, 1921, the Liquor Control Board (LCB) opened the first of nine government liquor stores... Read More

Apr
29

LDB recognized as one of Canada’s Greenest Employers

2021-04-29

BURNABY — The B.C. Liquor Distribution Branch (LDB) has been named one of Canada’s Greenest Employers for 2021.

 

“I am pleased to celebrate this distinction, which recognizes our efforts to be a leader in sustainable retailing, from waste management,... Read More

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