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Apr 16, 2020, 16:11 ET The SAQ implements initiatives in support of Quebecers

MONTREAL, April 16, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - Aware of the pandemic's impact on Quebecers, customers and partners, the SAQ is adopting a series of measures to aid the collective effort and assist those in...


Mar 21, 2020, 17:00 ET COVID-19 - The SAQ changes its opening hours to give its employees a break on Sundays

MONTREAL, March 21, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - For several days now, the SAQ has been operating with reduced staff due to preventive self-isolation and the closing of schools and daycare centres. The...


Mar 18, 2020, 17:26 ET The SAQ responds to call from Food Banks of Quebec

MONTREAL, March 18, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - Answering a cry for help from the country's food banks, the SAQ is donating $1 million to Food Banks of Quebec (FBQ). The move is in support of Quebecers who...


Mar 13, 2020, 14:32 ET COVID-19: Risk mitigation measures at the SAQ

MONTREAL, March 13, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - The Société des alcools du Québec (SAQ) is sensitive to Quebecers' growing concerns about the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) and has implemented measures aimed...


Dec 09, 2019, 11:23 ET The SAQ enjoys an excellent second quarter

MONTREAL, Dec. 9, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - At the end of its second quarter, the SAQ reported sales growth of $59.3 million, a notable 7.9% increase over the corresponding quarter of the preceding fiscal...


Jun 21, 2018, 15:28 ET Catherine Dagenais will be the SAQ's new President and Chief Operating Officer effective June 26, 2018

MONTRÉAL, June 21, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - The Société des alcools du Québec (SAQ) is pleased with the appointment of Catherine Dagenais as its next President and Chief Executive Officer. Under the Act...


Jun 14, 2018, 11:47 ET The Société des alcools du Québec announces net earnings of $1.114 billion for its 2017-2018 fiscal year

MONTREAL, June 14, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - The SAQ ended its 2017-2018 fiscal year on March 31, 2018, with net earnings of $1.114 billion, up 2.6% from the preceding year. Sales totalled $3.252 billion,...


Nov 30, 2015, 13:16 ET Recycled glass to improve our roads: A brilliant idea!

MONTRÉAL, Nov. 30, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - The École de technologie supérieure (ÉTS), City of Montréal, Société des alcools du Québec (SAQ), Éco Entreprises Québec (ÉEQ) and RECYC-QUÉBEC released the...


Nov 16, 2012, 11:42 ET Financial results for the second quarter of 2012-2013 - Sales increase 2.7% and profit grows 3.4%

MONTREAL, Nov. 16, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - For the second quarter of its 2012-2013 fiscal year, which ended on September 15, 2012, the SAQ had sales of $652.5 million, an increase of $17.3 million or...


Aug 17, 2012, 11:00 ET Financial results for the first quarter of 2012-2013 - Sales increase 7.4% and profit grows 11.1%

MONTREAL, Aug. 17, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - For the first quarter of its 2012-2013 fiscal year, which ended on June 23, 2012, the SAQ had sales of $653.5 million, an increase of $45.2 million or 7.4% from ...


Jun 15, 2012, 08:47 ET The SAQ's net earnings rise 9.8% to reach $999.7 million

MONTREAL, June 15, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - The SAQ ended its 2011-2012 fiscal year with net earnings of $999.7 million, an increase of $89.2 million or 9.8% from its preceding fiscal year. At the same...


Jun 04, 2012, 09:00 ET Results of the SAQ's Generous Wines campaign: $380,000 donated to Banques alimentaires Québec

MONTREAL, June 4, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - On May 25, 26 and 27, a large number of Quebecers took the Société des alcools du Québec (SAQ) up on its invitation and visited outlets to buy bottles of...


May 22, 2012, 08:00 ET From May 25 to 27 - Generous wines - Major campaign in support of Banques alimentaires Québec: generous wines are coming back to the SAQ

MONTREAL, May 22, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - Following the success of the first edition in 2011, the Société des alcools du Québec (SAQ) is again organizing a major campaign in all its outlets in support of ...


Oct 07, 2009, 11:00 ET The SAQ and HEC Montréal Team Up to Improve Retail Trade Practices in Quebec

MONTREAL, Oct. 7 /CNW Telbec/ - The Société des alcools du Québec and HEC Montréal announced a new initiative this morning: the SAQ-HEC Montréal Program in Retail Management. This strategic...