News

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

Feb
19

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

2020-02-19

BURNABY –The BC Liquor Distribution Branch (LDB) has been recognized as one of the top employers in B.C.

 

It marks the 12th straight year that the LDB, the sole wholesale distributor and public retailer of liquor and non-medical cannabis for the province, has been named... Read More

Jan
28

Share-a-Bears bring happiness over the holidays

2020-01-28

Thanks to the generosity of our customers, BC Liquor Stores distributed more than 23,000 Share-a-Bears to charities that help families in need, over the holidays.   The annual Share-a-Bear program invites customers visiting stores during the months of November and December to purchase a... Read More

Dec
19

Cannabis edibles, extracts and topicals available soon in B.C.

2019-12-19

The province is now distributing new categories of legal non-medical cannabis products.

 

This begins the second phase of available products since legalization began in October 2018.

 

The Liquor Distribution Branch (LDB) received its first shipments of... Read More

Nov
18

Spread holiday cheer by sharing a bear

2019-11-18

BURNABY- BC Liquor Stores is marking the 31st anniversary of its annual Share-a-Bear campaign, once again inviting customers to support a good cause.

From now until the end of December, customers can purchase a pair of stuffed bears for $11.70 plus tax - one to take home and a... Read More

Nov
14

BC Liquor Stores partners with Richmond firm to ditch plastic bags

2019-11-14

RICHMOND - The Government of British Columbia has selected Richmond-based Bulldog Bag Ltd. to provide paper bags to all 197 government-owned and operated BC Liquor Stores as part of a commitment to the environment and sustainable business practices.

 

The Liquor Distribution... Read More

Oct
23

Premium Spirits Release showcases rare and collectible products

2019-10-23

The highly-anticipated annual Premium Spirits Release will take place on November 2, 2019 at 33 participating BC Liquor Stores (BCLS) across the province.

 

“The Spirits Release is an opportunity for customers to purchase hard to find, highly sought after products from... Read More

Sep
16

Save the date for Bordeaux wine release

2019-09-16

Wine collectors and fans of Bordeaux are expected to line up for the annual Bordeaux wine release at BC Liquor Stores (BCLS) across the province on September 28th.

 

Many wine experts and writers are calling the 2016 vintage the perfect Bordeaux, a view echoed by Barb Philip,... Read More

Aug
14

Call for new cannabis products

2019-08-14

The BC Liquor Distribution Branch (LDB) is inviting licensed cannabis producers to participate in a product call for new products that are due to be legalized later this year.

 

The product call is an opportunity for licensed producers to identify their interest and ability to... Read More