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Liquor changes could push up prices

!Private liquor stores, like this one in Langley, have the advantage of longer hours and cold rooms for high-volume beer sales. More government stores are getting refrigeration, financed by the province
  • posted Nov 25, 2014 at 9:00 AM

Good news: private and public B.C. stores get the same liquor tax mark-up starting April 1. Bad news: it's as much as 124%

BC Views - Liquor changes could push up prices

  • posted Nov 24, 2014 at 4:00 PM

When the B.C. government announced its latest changes to liquor distribution, the reaction was not what I expected.

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