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January 10, 2022

BC Bars, Lounges and Nightclubs Ordered Closed Again Amid Omicron

On December 22/21, in response to the COVID-19 Omicron variant surge, BC Provincial Health Officer, Dr. Bonnie Henry, issued a public health order closing businesses that […]
December 23, 2021

Banks Treat Licensed BC Cannabis Retailers Like ‘Bad Kids’ 3 Years After Legalization. Credit Unions to the Rescue

It’s been three years since Canada first legalized recreational cannabis and yet it appears that legal BC cannabis retailers are still stained by the stigma that […]
December 21, 2021

Things You Should Do Before Selling Your BC Cannabis Store License

If you’re selling a cannabis license in BC (which usually means selling the license, store assets and sometimes a municipal development permit), a little housekeeping goes […]
December 16, 2021

Summary of ABLE BC Annual LRS Survey Results 2021

The Alliance of Beverage Licensees (ABLE BC), the voice of BC liquor licensees, recently published its 2021 LRS (Licensee Retail Store) benchmark survey. ABLE BC collects […]
December 13, 2021

Have a Liquor Store for Sale in BC? Do These Things to Increase the Chances of Quick Sale

If you have a liquor store for sale in BC, the longer you have it up for sale, the more it will cost you in time […]

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