Import News & Industry Updates

IVSA Buyer's Salon Events for 2022

With the December 21, 2021 new BC Provincial Health Orders we have postponed our February 2022 Buyer's Salon in Victoria and will continue with plans for other 2022 tastings when there is a much clearer path for group gatherings.

We appreciate the ongoing support of buyers and by our agency membership.  We hope to see you soon.

Please reach out to us at with any questions.

DHL and Connect Logistics service address updates

The DHL "bill to address" and the Connect Logistics "service addresses" have been updated and are detailed here:

Please ensure the bill to address reflects the DHL Supply Chain address below:
Bill to Address: 
DHL Supply Chain
Cost Center 5804
P.O. Box 1590
Westerville, OH 43086-1590
United States


The 2020 (virtual) IVSA Annual General Meeting will take place on Wednesday, November 25th beginning at 10am.

Members interested in joining the ZOOM meeting can send an RSVP to

AGLC Tastings During COVID-19. Dated July 3rd, 2020

The AGLC has received inquiries around the activity of Tastings.  This e-mail is to clarify some of the issues around tastings during the Public Health Order, in particular, the ability to conduct Virtual tastings.

In-Store Tastings:

LDB Policy Directive for Licensee to Licensee Sales

LDB Policy Directive for Licensee to Licensee Sales: approved to July 15, 2020

Click here to read the full Policy Directive