News General
July 27, 2020  

Nova Scotia price policy for local wines to be phased out over four years

Nova Scotia says domestic sales revenue for local wineries was $21 million in 2019

News General
June 18, 2020  

Ontario toasts beverage alcohol sector during COVID-19

Patrons encouraged to support local beverage alcohol producers during Craft Beer Week and Wine Week.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
January 28, 2020  

Switching grape varieties helps winemakers adapt to climate change: study

Wine grapes are sensitive to temperature, so many growers have been feeling the effects of a changing climate for decades.

News Food & Beverage General
November 11, 2019  

Despite fires, California wine is doing just fine for now

Overall, vintners estimate that the region lost only about 5% of its harvest to fire and smoke.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
October 3, 2019  

West Bank winery wants in on ‘Product of Israel’ appeal

Psagot says it was conspicuously left out of the earlier proceedings.

News Aerospace Food & Beverage Government Manufacturing General
October 3, 2019  

US tariffs on EU goods would include cheese, wine, aircraft

WTO ruled the US could retaliate over illegal aid that the 28-country EU gave to Airbus.

News Food & Beverage Government General
October 3, 2018  

BC wine industry disappointed over coming grocery store sales changes

As part of the USMCA, BC grocers need to make room for US wines.

News Food & Beverage General
July 12, 2018  

Quebec liquor store workers turn wine labels around as pressure tactic

Expressing frustration over protracted contract negotiations, workers at the Quebec Liquor Corp. are obscuring wine and liquor bottle labels and price stickers as a protest.

News Food & Beverage Government Manufacturing General
April 23, 2018  

Supreme Court ruling corks BC vintners’ hopes for free trade of Canadian wines

Comeau decision supports provincial legislation that controls liquor supplies and protecting health and safety.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
February 21, 2018  

Court challenge coming from BC Wine Institute against Alberta wine ban

Alberta takes in 20% of all bottles produced in BC, making it the province’s biggest customer.

News Energy Food & Beverage Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas Economy General
February 20, 2018  

BC challenges Alberta’s ban on wine over pipeline expansion dispute

Salvo is part of a bitter tussle over the expansion of bitumen shipments through the Trans Mountain pipeline.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
February 13, 2018  

Notley wants progress within days from feds on BC pipeline dispute

Alberta premier has already suspended talks to buy BC electricity and has banned BC wines.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
February 7, 2018  

Trudeau talking to premiers about Trans Mountain pipeline battle

Trying not to get in the middle of the spat but he has reiterated government approved the pipeline and is going to get it built.

News Food & Beverage Government Manufacturing General
February 7, 2018  

Saskatchewan will not ban BC wines in pipeline dispute: Moe

Doesn’t think the dispute will be solved by trade measures that impact consumers and private businesses.

News Food & Beverage Government Manufacturing General
October 2, 2017  

US files second WTO complaint over BC’s wine sales practices

Rules that ban imported wine from grocery store shelves called an unfair advantage.