More Stores in Oakville, Burlington and Mississauga selling beer and cider

By: Loretta Phinney Team

More Stores in Oakville, Burlington and Mississauga selling beer and cider

Tags: Oakville, Mississauga, Burlington, LCBO

Just in time for the summer. 76 new independent and large grocery store chains are now authorized to sell beer and cider. Which ones are close to you?
 
The 76 stores are added to the existing 130 that sell beer and cider. 70 of these can also sell wine. The new additions were added based on geographic distribution.
 
In Burlington, the new store selling beer and cider is:

 
In Oakville, there are 2 new stores:  
In Mississauga, there are 5 new stores:

 
The Ontario government has decided that selling beer, cider and wine in stores will result in more convenience and choice for consumers. Over the coming years, the number of stores selling these drinks will increase to 450. This will add to the 447 Beer Stores and 659 LCBO stores across the province.
 
It would probably be more convenient if all stores could sell beer and wine. For example, if you are not familiar with a neighbourhood and want a six pack, the local Walmart might have it, or it might not. There’s no consistency. But the government created a map of all the stores across Ontario that sell beer and wine. Click here to check it out.
 
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