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Mar
09
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
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
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
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
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

Oct
12
2016-10-12

VANCOUVER – One of the year’s biggest events for wine lovers is happening October 15 when BC Liquor Stores hold its annual release of highly-prized Bordeaux wines.

 

Consumers bought almost $2.5 million worth of Bordeaux wines in just two days at last year’s... Read More

Jun
15
2016-06-15

VANCOUVER—The year was 1921: B.C.'s population was a modest 525,000, prohibition against alcohol was over, and the very first nine government liquor stores opened their doors on June 15.

  

In the 95 years since, the BC Liquor Distribution Branch (LDB) and BC Liquor... Read More

Jun
09
2016-06-09

VANCOUVER – Every Dad is unique—and a BC Liquor Stores gift or fun product tasting experience is the perfect way to celebrate him on his special day. This year, the Signature BC Liquor Store at 39th and Cambie is holding three special events to celebrate all kinds of fathers, from... Read More

Jun
01
2016-06-01

VANCOUVER — British Columbians have shown their compassion and kindness for the residents of Fort McMurray by donating $384,089 through BC Liquor Stores.

The funds, which were collected in stores throughout the province between May 3 and May 29, continue to help the Red Cross... Read More

May
20
2016-05-20

BURNABY – As British Columbia continues to grow its reputation as the craft beer capital of Canada, craft brewers in every corner of the province will now benefit from an additional $10 million a year in economic support thanks to a significant reduction in the mark-up rate for craft beer... Read More

May
16
2016-05-16

VANCOUVER – As the first long weekend of the summer season arrives, BC Liquor Stores and The Community Against Preventable Injuries (Preventable) are joining forces to remind British Columbians about how dangerous prevailing attitudes around mixing alcohol with boating can be.

... Read More

May
09
2016-05-09

VANCOUVER — Close to a quarter of a million dollars have been donated by British Columbians at BC Liquor Stores for Fort McMurray wildfire relief efforts.

In just five days, the total amount raised rings in at over $240,000 — and British Columbians are encouraged to keep... Read More

May
05
2016-05-05

VANCOUVER - High school graduation is a significant rite of passage and this year about 52,000 British Columbia students will celebrate at safe, alcohol-free events, thanks in part to BC Liquor Stores' annual Support Dry Grad campaign.

 

This year's campaign, which ran between... Read More

May
04
2016-05-04

VANCOUVER — As wildfires rage in Fort McMurray, Alta., forcing the emergency evacuation of 80,000 residents, BC Liquor Stores customers can support Red Cross relief efforts there by donating at stores throughout the province.

Starting today, BC Liquor Stores customers can... Read More

May
03
2016-05-03

VANCOUVER – On May 10, whisky aficionados will have the chance to buy one of the rarest and most desirable whiskies from Scotland’s iconic Glenfarclas Distillery. The only bottle of the ultra-rare 60-year old Glenfarclas Scotch Whisky available in B.C. will be sold at Vancouver... Read More

May
02
2016-05-02

VANCOUVER – Mother’s Day is a time to celebrate the special woman who loves her children through thick and thin, picks them up when they’re down and spoils them to no end. Every mother is different and unique, so BC Liquor Stores offers up these suggestions for some great... Read More

Apr
26
2016-04-26

VANCOUVER — As thousands of Ecuadorians struggle to cope in the aftermath of the strongest earthquake to hit the country in decades, British Columbians can show their support for the Red Cross's emergency relief efforts by making a cash donation at any BC Liquor Store throughout the... Read More

Apr
18
2016-04-18

VANCOUVER — Over the past year, BC Liquor Stores customers have returned approximately 94 million beverage containers to their local liquor store—enough to fill more than 22 Olympic-sized swimming pools.

It's just one of many "green" success stories the BC... Read More

Feb
29
2016-02-29

VANCOUVER — Local grad committees looking to raise funds for alcohol-free high school graduation celebrations and activities will once again get a helping hand from community members and the BC Liquor Distribution Branch.

From Feb. 28 to March 31, 2016, BC Liquor Stores will be... Read More

Feb
06
2016-02-06

VANCOUVER — For the eighth consecutive year, the BC Liquor Distribution Branch (LDB) has been named to an exclusive list of the province's best employers.

The prestigious list of B.C.'s Top Employers — which highlights the LDB as a progressive workplace offering competitive... Read More

Jan
07
2016-01-07

VANCOUVER — Later this month, for the first time ever, Vancouver will be one of only ten North American cities to host a highly exclusive event featuring dozens of the world's top winery owners from Bordeaux, France.

On Thursday, Jan. 28, 2016, the Union des Grands Crus de Bordeaux... Read More

Nov
23
2015-11-23

VANCOUVER — The twin teddy bears are back for the annual Share-a-Bear campaign which launches this week in BC Liquor Stores throughout the province.

From now until Christmas, BC Liquor Stores customers can purchase a set of twin pandas for $12.50, and one of the twins will be... Read More

Nov
20
2015-11-20

VANCOUVER — In an effort to better meet customer demand for craft beer products, BC Liquor Stores have been given the green light to work with their closest microbreweries to expand local offerings on their shelves.

To tailor each store's selection of microbrewery products to its... Read More

Nov
17
2015-11-17

VANCOUVER — For the first time in British Columbia, Unibroue — a popular Quebec brewery — will release 101 limited-edition bottles that have made their way to Vancouver and will be paired with fare from a travelling food truck.

The six-litre bottles of La Fin du Monde... Read More

Nov
02
2015-11-02

VANCOUVER —An extensive array of extremely old and rare scotches and fine whiskies from around the globe are just part of this year's Premium Spirit Release this Saturday, Nov. 7, at 30 BC Liquor Stores throughout the province.

The Premium Spirit Release — widely considered... Read More

Oct
27
2015-10-27

VANCOUVER —British Columbians supported Red Cross emergency relief efforts in Syria with generous in-store donations at BC Liquor Stores of more than $70,000.

In the wake of escalating violence in Syria, BC Liquor Stores collected donations from Sept. 16 to Oct. 17, 2015, on behalf... Read More

Sep
28
2015-09-28

VANCOUVER — An extensive selection of the finest 2012 vintage Bordeaux wines will be available in BC Liquor Stores throughout the province later this week as part of the annual Bordeaux release.

Each year, the highly anticipated event attracts wine enthusiasts and collectors... Read More

Sep
16
2015-09-16

VANCOUVER — As the dire humanitarian crisis in Syria intensifies, concerned British Columbians can now support Red Cross emergency relief efforts by making donations in BC Liquor Stores throughout the province.

 

Recognizing the gravity of the situation in Syria –... Read More

Sep
11
2015-09-11

VANCOUVER - In the wake of raging wildfires, BC Liquor Stores' customers and employees came together to help support Red Cross relief efforts for victims of the recent Rock Creek and Oliver wildfires to the tune of almost $102,000.

 

To help support South Okanagan community... Read More

Sep
09
2015-09-09

VANCOUVER - In the interest of customer safety, the BC Liquor Distribution Branch is recalling four types of Smirnoff Ice coolers due to concerns over possible glass contamination.

 

The move comes after the product's supplier, Diageo Canada, voluntarily recalled several... Read More

Aug
19
2015-08-19

VANCOUVER – As wildfires continue to destroy property and force residents from their homes in Rock Creek and Oliver, BC Liquor Store customers can now support Red Cross relief efforts for fire victims by donating in stores throughout the province.

To help those impacted by wildfires,... Read More

Jun
15
2015-06-15

VANCOUVER - BC Liquor Stores customers and employees have donated more than $208,000 to help support Red Cross earthquake relief efforts in Nepal.

The donation bolsters a $300,000 emergency relief contribution that the B.C. government provided to the Canadian Red Cross after the... Read More

Feb
25
2015-02-25

VANCOUVER – Starting today, British Columbians are invited to support local dry graduation celebrations by donating at participating BC Liquor Stores throughout the province.

 

All donations collected between now and March 31, 2015, will help fund alcohol-free events and... Read More

Feb
02
2015-02-02

VANCOUVER – This year marks the seventh consecutive year the BC Liquor Distribution Branch (LDB) has been named one of B.C.’s top employers.

 

Since 2009, the LDB has been a member of the prestigious BC’s Top Employers list – a competition organized by... Read More

Nov
19
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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.

... Read More
Feb
21
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
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
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
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
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
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

Oct
25
2013-10-25

VANCOUVER – On Saturday Nov 2, BC Liquor Stores is offering customers the opportunity to purchase an array of premium, global spirits at select locations that will excite avid collectors, connoisseurs and enthusiasts.

 

This year’s release includes some extremely... Read More

Sep
20
2013-09-20

VANCOUVER – On Sept. 28, 5,000 cases of the 2010 vintage Bordeaux wine from 180 wineries in France will be released for sale in BC Liquor Stores’ Signature locations throughout the province, as well as a number of select stores.

 

Due to its strong relationships... Read More

Sep
17
2013-09-17

VANCOUVER – BC Liquor Stores customers donated over $170,000 as part of a summer campaign to assist people affected by devastating floods in Alberta. One hundred per cent of these funds have been forwarded to the Canadian Red Cross Alberta Flood Relief Fund.

 

The... Read More

Jun
28
2013-06-28

VANCOUVER – BC Liquor Store customers can support Red Cross flood relief efforts in Alberta by making a donation at any of the 195 BC Liquor Stores located in communities throughout the province. These donations will help provide people with necessary emergency relief, medical treatment... Read More

Feb
15
2013-02-15

VICTORIA – The prices consumers pay for liquor products will generally remain unchanged with the reimplementation of PST on April 1, 2013, as liquor mark-ups will be reduced to offset the return to a 10 per cent sales tax rate on liquor—the same rate that applied before the HST was... Read More

Dec
13
2012-12-13

VANCOUVER – The Signature BC Liquor Store at 39th and Cambie is displaying 12 special bottles of Scotch whisky from The Macallan Fine & Rare Collection from Dec. 12 – 17. These rare whiskies will be offered for sale at 3 p.m. on Dec. 17, 2012.

 

The Macallan... Read More

Nov
29
2012-11-29

VANCOUVER – BC Liquor Stores throughout the province have welcomed the arrival of twin teddy bears for the Share-a-Bear campaign, a central part of the annual holiday season in BC Liquor Stores.

 

BC Liquor Stores customers purchase twin teddy bears for $11 and then... Read More

Nov
17
2012-11-17

VANCOUVER – BC Liquor Stores is unveiling a bottle of Balvenie Fifty, the recently bottled 50-year-old single malt scotch whisky from Balvenie Distillery, on Nov. 19, 2012. This bottle is one of only 88 worldwide and the first to be available in Canada.

Balvenie Fifty celebrates... Read More

Nov
13
2012-11-13

VANCOUVER – The 2012 Beaujolais Nouveau is being released at BC Liquor Store locations throughout the province beginning this Thursday, November 15.

Beaujolais Nouveau is available in limited quantities for a short period of time. The BC Liquor Distribution Branch has secured 1200... Read More

Nov
01
2012-11-01

VANCOUVER – Starting this Saturday, a special collection of premium spirits will be available at Signature BC Liquor Stores throughout the province.

The 2012 Spirit Release features a large collection of premium whiskies and other spirits from around the world. From traditional... Read More

Oct
11
2012-10-11

VANCOUVER – Starting this Saturday, BC Liquor Stores will offer their customers access to some of the best wines produced in British Columbia. These rare, sought-after wines are produced in small quantities and have limited availability in the marketplace.

“For the 2012 Best... Read More

May
12
2012-05-12

A total of $540,692 has been donated by BC Liquor Stores’ customers to support high schools throughout the province that are planning alcohol-free graduation events. The money collected will be used by local high school dry grad committees to plan alcohol-free graduation events and... Read More

Mar
23
2012-03-23

A week remains to show your support for Dry Grad celebrations throughout the province.  

Until March 31, BC Liquor Store customers can donate $1 or more to Support Dry Grad celebrations in their communities. The money collected is used by local high school Dry Grad planning... Read More

Feb
24
2012-02-24

Today, Minister Rich Coleman launched this year’s Support Dry Grad fundraising campaign at R.E. Mountain Secondary school in Langley. From Feb. 25 until March 31, BC Liquor Store customers can donate $1 or more to Support Dry... Read More

Nov
17
2011-11-17

This week, BC Liquor Stores throughout the province welcome the annual arrival of twin teddy bears, marking the launch of the Share a Bear campaign and the holiday season in BC Liquor Stores.  

For more than 20 years, BC Liquor Store customers have supported the Share a Bear... Read More

Nov
17
2011-11-17

BC Liquor Distribution Branch (LDB) has recalled 11 products from the Woody’s line of alcoholic vodka beverages, and has suspended all sales of these products.  

The public should not consume the affected Woody's brand of vodka beverages described below because the product... Read More

Nov
16
2011-11-16

BC Liquor Stores throughout the province will receive shipments of over 1,600 cases for this year’s Beaujolais Nouveau release tomorrow.  

By international agreement, Beaujolais Nouveau is released worldwide on the third Thursday of November each year. Much anticipated by wine... Read More

Nov
03
2011-11-03

With enthusiasm for unique, premium spirits growing each year, BC Liquor Stores is pleased to release rare, highly recommended selections for the annual Spirit Release on Saturday, Nov. 5, 2011.  

This year’s premium spirit release features more than 40 world-class products in... Read More

Oct
27
2011-10-27

The time is near for a highly anticipated annual event for British Columbia wine-lovers – the Best of BC release.  

The Liquor Distribution Branch is pleased to once again offer their customers access to some of the best wine B.C. wine-producers have to offer.  

... Read More

Oct
08
2011-10-08

The BC Liquor Distribution Branch (LDB) has been named one of Canada’s Top 100 Employers in a national competition organized by Mediacorp Canada Inc. and published in the Globe and Mail Oct. 7.  

The LDB has also been selected as one of British Columbia’s 50 Top... Read More

Oct
01
2011-10-01

BC Liquor Stores is releasing 2008 Bordeaux vintage wines today.

Bordeaux is a region in southwest France that is world-famous for producing prestigious wines of exceptional quality.

 

BC Liquor Stores has a long-standing relationship with its suppliers in Bordeaux.... Read More

Sep
24
2011-09-24

BC Liquor Stores customers and staff are making a difference in the Horn of Africa by donating $323,902 to help support Red Cross relief efforts in Somalia, Kenya, Djibouti, Ethiopia and Uganda.  

Donations are matched by the Government of Canada, doubling the contribution.

... Read More

Aug
05
2011-08-05

VANCOUVER – Beginning today (Aug.5, 2011), BC Liquor Store customers can help support Red Cross drought relief efforts in the Horn of Africa (which includes Somalia, Kenya, Djibouti, Ethiopia and Uganda) by making donations at any of the 197 BC Liquor Stores located in communities across... Read More

May
16
2011-05-16

VICTORIA – BC Liquor Store customers and staff have generously donated over $298,000 to help support Red Cross relief efforts in Japan.  

BC Liquor Stores collected the donations between March 21 and May 3, 2011 at their 197 locations. The funds raised have been added to the... Read More

Mar
21
2011-03-21

VICTORIA – Effective immediately, BC Liquor Stores customers can help support Red Cross relief efforts in Japan by making donations at any of the 197 BC Liquor Stores located in communities across British Columbia.  

Customers can make donations of $2.00 or $5.00 – or... Read More

Feb
25
2011-02-25

VANCOUVER – BC Liquor Stores begins this year’s Support Dry Grad fundraising campaign.

Until March 31, BC Liquor Stores customers will be able to support dry grad celebrations in their communities by donating $1.00 or more at their local BC Liquor Stores. All donations will be... Read More

Nov
10
2010-11-10

VANCOUVER – For over 20 years, BC Liquor Stores and its customers have supported the Share a Bear program. For the first time, the twin bears will be polar bear cubs outfitted with sparkly scarves – one blue and one silver.  

Through the Share a Bear program, children... Read More

Nov
06
2010-11-06

VANCOUVER – BC Liquor Stores is pleased to release a special collection of premium spirits — whiskies, tequilas and rums — on Saturday, November 6, 2010.

This year’s premium spirit release features world-class products of interest for the collector as well as the... Read More

Oct
06
2010-10-06

VANCOUVER – BC Liquor Store customers and staff have generously donated over $210,000 to help support Canadian Red Cross relief efforts in Pakistan. Between Aug. 25 and Sept. 28, 2010, all 197 BC Liquor Stores accepted voluntary donations. The funds have been sent to the Canadian Red... Read More

Sep
21
2010-09-21

ATTENTION: ASSIGNMENT EDITORS

VANCOUVER – BC Liquor Stores will be holding a public bottle-signing with Canadian acting legend Dan Aykroyd at three of its Signature stores starting tomorrow.

Travelling in the Crystal Head Vodka tour bus, Aykroyd will visit Kelowna, Burnaby... Read More

Aug
25
2010-08-25

VANCOUVER – Effective immediately, BC Liquor Stores customers can help support Red Cross relief efforts in Pakistan by making donations at any of the 197 BC Liquor Stores located in communities across British Columbia.  

Until September 29, 2010, customers are able to make... Read More

Jul
29
2010-07-29

VANCOUVER – The B.C. Liquor Distribution Branch (LDB) received a rebate of approximately $50,000 from Terasen Gas for the installation of two energy-efficient boilers at its Vancouver Distribution Centre today.  

“Saving energy saves money,” said Rich Coleman,... Read More

Feb
26
2010-02-26

VANCOUVER - BC Liquor Stores begins this year's Support Dry Grad fundraising campaign.

Until March 31, BC Liquor Store customers will be able to support dry grad celebrations in their communities by donating $1 or more at their local BC Liquor Store. All donations will be distributed... Read More

Feb
17
2010-02-17

VANCOUVER - BC Liquor Store customers and staff have generously donated over $345,000 to help support Canadian Red Cross relief efforts in Haiti.  

Between Jan. 19 and Feb. 12, 2010, all 197 BC Liquor Stores across British Columbia accepted voluntary donations in denominations of $2... Read More

Jan
19
2010-01-19

VANCOUVER – Effective immediately, BC Liquor Stores customers can help support Red Cross relief efforts in Haiti by making donations at any of the 197 BC Liquor Stores located in communities across British Columbia.  

Until Feb. 12, 2010, customers are able to make donations... Read More

Nov
17
2009-11-17

VANCOUVER - The annual arrival of Beaujolais Nouveau wine from France takes place Thursday, Nov. 19 at BC Liquor Stores across the province.  

“2009 is purported to be a spectacular year in Burgundy, and this is a first glimpse at what the vintage will bring,” says... Read More

Oct
27
2009-10-27

VANCOUVER - BC Liquor Stores is releasing a special collection of premium whiskies on Saturday, Oct. 31, 2009 at BC Signature Liquor Stores and other select BC Liquor Stores across the province.  

This year’s premium whisky release brings together 39 rare and highly... Read More

Oct
23
2009-10-23

VANCOUVER - BC Liquor Stores is releasing the Best of BC wines on Saturday, Oct. 24, 2009.

Each fall, the Best of BC wines is released in partnership with B.C. wineries to celebrate a special collection of premium Vintners Quality Alliance (VQA) wines. This sixth annual Best of BC release... Read More

Sep
28
2009-09-28

VANCOUVER - BC Liquor Stores will be releasing the 2006 Bordeaux vintage wines on Saturday, Oct. 3, 2009.  

Bordeaux is a region in southwest France that is world-famous for producing prestigious wines of exceptional quality.  

“We have been able to source... Read More

Feb
20
2009-02-20
VANCOUVER - BC Liquor Stores begins this year’s Support Dry Grad fundraising campaign on Wednesday, February 25, 2009.  

Until March 31, BC Liquor Store customers will be able to support dry grad celebrations in their communities by donating $1 or more at their local BC Liquor Store.... Read More

Feb
20
2009-02-20

VANCOUVER - BC SCHOOL DISTRICT 2008 FUNDRAISING RESULTS BY TOTAL AMOUNT RAISED  

School District No. 39 Vancouver $58,639.00

School District No. 36 Surrey $44,406.50

School District No. 61 Greater Victoria $31,198.00

School District No. 48 Howe Sound $30,693.... Read More

Dec
04
2008-12-04

VANCOUVER - BC Liquor Stores will be giving away new, reusable bags with any purchase in a B.C. liquor store on Saturday, Dec. 6, 2008, as part of their environmental awareness campaign – Think Green Shop Smart.  

“We’re supporting the government’s goal of... Read More

Nov
18
2008-11-18

VANCOUVER - BC Liquor Stores begins this year’s Share a Bear campaign on Wednesday Nov. 19, 2008.  

Beginning Nov. 19, BC Liquor Store customers are invited to buy twin teddy bears for $11. One bear goes home with the customer, while the other... Read More

Nov
17
2008-11-17

VANCOUVER - The annual arrival of Beaujolais Nouveau wine from France takes place Thursday, Nov. 20, at BC Liquor Stores across the province.  

Beaujolais Nouveau is a light, fruity, dry red wine that is bottled directly after fermentation without aging. It is only available for a... Read More

Nov
04
2008-11-04

VANCOUVER - BC Liquor Stores is proud to release the Best of BC wines at BC Signature Liquor Stores on Saturday, November 8, 2008.  

Each Spring and Fall, the Best of BC wines is released in partnership with BC wineries to celebrate a special collection of premium Vintners Quality... Read More

Oct
24
2008-10-24

VANCOUVER - BC Liquor Stores is pleased to release a special collection of premium whiskies on Saturday, Nov. 1, 2008.  

This year’s premium whisky release brings together 50 rare and highly recommended whiskies from countries around the world including Scotland, Ireland,... Read More

Oct
02
2008-10-02

VANCOUVER - BC Liquor Stores is proud to release the long-awaited 2005 Bordeaux vintage wines on Saturday, Oct. 4, 2008.  

Bordeaux is a region in southwest France that is world-famous for producing prestigious wines of exceptional quality. The 2005 vintage is widely regarded to be... Read More