Doug Ford announces plans for alcoholic beverages in convenience stores

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Alcohol sales in Ontario will be enhanced in grocery stores and expanded to convenience stores this summer, a year-and-a-half sooner than expected, following a deal that will see the Ontario government provide The Beer Store up to $225 million for the early rollout.

“We are delivering on our commitment to give consumers in Ontario the choice and convenience every other Canadian enjoys and we’re doing so even sooner than we had originally promised,” Premier Doug Ford said in a statement Friday.

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26 COMMENTS

  1. That will.
    Transfer all the thefts from the l c b 0 2 all the stores now.
    Promote Alcoholism and drinking and driving…. Sounds like a step in the right direction not

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