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16:12 ET Holland America Line Designs Exclusive Annual King's Day Collectors Premium Lager Bottle

Holland America Line has designed a commemorative collectors bottle of Heineken premium lager to celebrate King's Day, April 27, 2019. King's Day in...


Apr 17, 2019, 15:44 ET Class action appeal against the Beer Store dismissed

TORONTO, April 17, 2019 /CNW/ - The Ontario Court of Appeal, in a unanimous decision, has upheld the dismissal of a $1.4 billion class action lawsuit ...


Apr 17, 2019, 11:31 ET GREY GOOSE® Vodka Invites People to Treat Themselves as the Special Occasion with the Launch of Live Victoriously

GREY GOOSE® vodka is proud to announce the unveiling of its global brand platform, Live Victoriously. The ethos of the Live Victoriously platform is...


Apr 16, 2019, 07:00 ET Aperol Toasts to 100 Years of Joy

Today, Aperol, Italy's iconic orange bittersweet aperitif ranking 9th in the list of the world's best-selling cocktails[1], announces the celebration ...


Apr 15, 2019, 20:34 ET Canada's 100 Best Restaurants Dishes out 2019 Rankings

The List reaches its fifth-year milestone and sees exciting changes on the Canadian restaurant scene TORONTO, April 15, 2019 /CNW/ - Canada's 100...


Apr 11, 2019, 11:18 ET Cheers to 'Real Life': Andrew Peller Limited Announces Significant Investment in Peller Family Vineyards Brand

Consumer focus, with a humorous look at family life, aimed at expanding APL's share of the $11 billion Canadian wine market GRIMSBY, ON, April 11,...


Apr 11, 2019, 07:34 ET Martell Home Live, the World Premiere Interactive Live Talk Show

Last night, Maison Martell premiered the first episode of Martell Home Live, hosted by the legendary Killer Mike at The Greystone Court, NY. The...


Apr 10, 2019, 08:00 ET stackt, the highly anticipated new community destination, opens in Toronto at Bathurst & Front Streets

Constructed out of shipping containers, the new public space offers retail, culinary and cultural experiences TORONTO, April 10, 2019 /CNW/ - Today...


Apr 10, 2019, 07:30 ET IONIC Brands Signs LOI to Acquire Licensed Cannabis Volatile Extraction and Manufacturing Assets of Kavry Managment LLC

IONIC Brands Corp., formerly Zara Resources Inc. (CSE: IONC) ("IONIC BRANDS" or the "Company") announces today that it has entered into a Letter of...


Apr 09, 2019, 12:33 ET Canada acts to eliminate barriers to interprovincial trade in alcohol

OTTAWA, April 9, 2019 /CNW/ - Today, the Honourable Dominic LeBlanc, Minister of Intergovernmental and Northern Affairs and Internal Trade,...


Apr 03, 2019, 19:52 ET Big Rock Brewery Announces Brand Licensing Agreement with Iconic Brewing

CALGARY, April 3, 2019 /CNW/ - Big Rock Brewery Inc. (TSX: BR) ("Big Rock" or the "Company") today announced that it has entered into a license...


Apr 03, 2019, 07:00 ET Dan Aykroyd Toasts the 50th Anniversary of the Caesar with Some of Canada's Unsung Heroes

Aykroyd invites Canadians to share their tales of Canada's Cocktail for the chance to ride in a vintage firetruck with him on National Caesar Day...


Apr 02, 2019, 07:30 ET Corby Spirit and Wine's Canadian Whiskies Achieve Worldwide Acclaim

World's Best Canadian Blended Whisky among four prestigious accolades TORONTO, April 2, 2019 /CNW/ - Corby Spirit and Wine Limited has once again...


Apr 01, 2019, 15:53 ET Calling all curators of the curious: Hendrick's Gin offers guests an unusual golden opportunity to voyage into the world of whimsy

Hendrick's Gin, our favourite Purveyors of the Peculiar, launch a national contest graciously (and oddly) inviting curious guests for a chance to...


Apr 01, 2019, 14:33 ET Rouge Media's Labs Network Claims Top Spot in Premium Advertising For Legal Age Audiences!

TORONTO, April 1, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Place-based media giant Rouge Media continues its rapid expansion in premium legal-age advertising by revealing ...


Apr 01, 2019, 13:13 ET Holland America Line Introduces New Craft Cocktail Menu Created by Master Mixologist Dale DeGroff

Holland America Line is introducing an exclusive craft cocktail menu developed by Master Mixologist Dale DeGroff — known as King Cocktail, author of...


Mar 29, 2019, 12:09 ET Lassonde Industries Inc. announces its results for the fourth quarter and fiscal 2018

ROUGEMONT, QC, March 29, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Lassonde Industries Inc. (TSX: LAS.A) ("Lassonde") posted sales of $1,594.0 million in 2018. Excluding...


Mar 28, 2019, 08:00 ET Absolut Elyx Unveils Elegant New Bottle Design

This year Absolut Elyx celebrates an exciting evolution with the unveiling of a striking new bottle design. Pioneers in the pursuit of perfection and ...


Mar 27, 2019, 13:57 ET Holland America Line Debuts 'James Suckling's Guide to Great Wines' List with an Intricate Collection of Top Rated Wines

Holland America Line is debuting a sophisticated new wine list created in collaboration with James Suckling, the premium cruise line's wine curator...


Mar 22, 2019, 14:28 ET Ford's alcohol overhaul would put profits before people: OPSEU

TORONTO, March 22, 2019 /CNW/ - OPSEU President Warren (Smokey) Thomas is warning that a disastrous privatization of alcohol sales is looming with...


Mar 20, 2019, 14:07 ET John Cochran, Harvest Health & Recreation Inc. COO and former Pabst Brewing Co. CEO, to Deliver Cannabis Conference 2019 Welcome Keynote

John Cochran, Chief Operating Officer of Harvest Health & Recreation, (CSE: HARV, OTCQX: HRVSF) ("Harvest"), will deliver the Welcome Keynote,...


Mar 20, 2019, 13:34 ET Cunard Uncorks Line-up of Speakers for 2019 Wine Voyage

Luxury cruise line Cunard has announced that three of the leading wine connoisseurs and oenologists, will join Queen Victoria's second annual 'Voyage ...


Mar 18, 2019, 11:02 ET Budget 2019 - Time to Stop the Escalator Tax on Alcohol

TORONTO, March 18, 2019 /CNW/ - Canada's distillers are asking federal Finance Minister Morneau to repeal the job-killing and pocket-picking annual...


Mar 15, 2019, 18:49 ET Spring Global opens European Office

Spring Global, an enterprise-grade retail execution application for the Consumer Packaged Goods industry (CPG) announced today the opening of its new ...


Mar 13, 2019, 08:23 ET Winemaker Gérard Bertrand Spoke at the Climate Change Leadership: Solutions for the Wine Industry Conference, March 5-7, 2019

Iconic southern French winemaker Gérard Bertrand spoke at the Climate Change Leadership: Solutions for the Wine Industry conference, Porto, Portugal, ...