Liquor Regulation update- A WIN for industry
March 6th, 2014BCRFA announces BC Restaurant WeekFebruary 7th, 2014
Government outlines Changes to B.C.'s liquor laws which will
be implemented in 2 stages.
include: A new wholesale pricing model for wine and spirits allocated by the
Liquor Distribution Branch, Happy Hour throughout B.C. this summer, liquor
outlets within grocery stores will also be allowed in early 2015. More detail
Struggling Vancouver Canucks impacts local businesses
March 6th, 2014
Businesses that depend on the success of the Vancouver Canucks are feeling the economic impacts of a disappointing season.
Minister of State for
Tourism and Small Business, Naomi Yamamoto, and BCRFA President & CEO, Ian
Tostenson announced that February 10th-16th is B.C. Restaurant Week. Throughout
the week, the BC Government and the BCRFA will encourage people to head
out and explore some of the more than 12,000 diverse restaurants throughout the
Communal restaurant tables to turn Vancouver into an 'Engaged City'?
February 7th, 2014
A hopeful new city of Vancouver report suggests that the city's eateries install more communal tables."This is kind of like, going to go nowhere", said Ian Tostenson.