Import News & Industry Updates

LDB Wholesale: Inbound Shipment Handbook

The Liquor Distribution Branch’s Wholesale Operations operates two distribution centres located in Delta and Kamloops. Both facilities provide receiving, warehousing and delivery services to private retailers and BC Liquor Stores.

To assist vendors in preparing shipments to our warehouses, the LDB has created a new Inbound Shipment Handbook now available on our Wholesale Operations website


2020 BCLS TASTE magazine media kit

The Taste Media Kit has also been attached for agent's marketing deadline references.

Click here to access the Taste Media Kit


AGLC Liquor Warehouse Operator

Alberta Gaming, Liquor and Cannabis (AGLC) is pleased to announce that Connect Logistics Services (CLS) is the successful proponent following an open procurement for an operator for the province’s liquor warehousing and distribution network.  The new contract, signed with CLS, will drive better value for industry while maintaining high levels of service. AGLC and CLS signed a 10-year contract with a possibility of two 5-year extensions.


BCLDB Core Size Agreement

BCLDB Core Size Agreement


LCRB - Imported Wine to be sold in BC grocery stores

LCRB - Liquor Cannabis Regulation Branch Policy Directive 19-08

Announcement July 10th, 2019

By November 1, 2019, these wine stores may sell both domestic and imported wine (including cider, mead and sake) on grocery store shelves.

Click here for the full news release