With strike action looming, Wine Rack is open for business

163 Wine Rack locations across Ontario to remain open during strike

New products in store for long-weekend entertaining

MISSISSAUGA, ON, May 14, 2013 /CNW/ - With the potential LCBO strike looming, Wine Rack reminded Ontarians that their 163 locations would remain open for business leading up to and during the strike.

"On the cusp of Victoria Day weekend, we want to give Ontarians the comfort and assurance to know that Wine Rack will be open and ready to cover all of your long- weekend wine and refreshment needs," said Sean Taylor, General Manager of Wine Rack.

With LCBO labour disruptions set to begin on Friday May 17, Wine Rack provides an alternative source for beverage-seeking consumers. Wine Rack offers 163 conveniently located boutiques throughout Ontario and offers over 100 different wines and ciders.

Victoria Day Weekend Must-Haves

In anticipation of growing crowds of Ontarians looking to fulfill their beverage needs, Wine Rack is fully stocked and ready. Wine Rack also announced the following new products in store just in time for long-weekend entertaining:

  • Arbor Mist in all new Raspberry Pink Moscato
  • Growers Cider in all new blackberry

In addition, 30 Wine Rack locations will also be open on holiday Monday in tourism designated locations across the province.

"Victoria day long-weekend is a time for entertaining with family and friends," said Taylor. "We want Ontarians to de-stress about long line-ups and store closures and find their way to a Wine Rack for their favourite wines like Jackson-Triggs, Inniskillin, Naked Grape, and Sawmill Creek. We will be open for business!"

For Wine Rack locations and hours of operation visit:
http://winerack.com

ABOUT WINE RACK
Wine Rack is the neighbourhood wine shop of choice - offering an excellent selection of quality wines and great service in a comfortable and friendly environment. Wine Rack has over 160 conveniently located wine boutiques throughout Ontario. For Wine Rack locations and hours of operation visit: http://winerack.com


SOURCE: Wine Rack

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