Traceability Update from CFIA – April 7, 2020

On March 25th the CCBA petitioned the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) to delay the deadline for the implementation of the traceability standards imposed as part of the new Safe Food for Canadians Regulations. The letter to Dr. Siddika Mithani, President of the...

Prime Minister Announcements – March 30th

HIGHLIGHT: Today the Prime Minister gave further clarity regarding the 75% wage subsidy which is now called the Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy. To be eligible for this subsidy, businesses will need to show that revenue has gone down by at least 30% due to the COVID-19...

Provincial Cross-Border Beer Sales

The first line in the federal Importation of Intoxicating Liquors Act states that no person shall, from within Canada or outside Canada, import, send, take or transport into any province any intoxicating liquor except such as has been purchased by or on behalf of the...