Press Releases

Released July 20, 2020: BC Regulations Fail to Address Youth Vaping

Released July 13, 2020: Convenience Industry Opposes Retailer Liability for Face Mask Usage

Released June 12, 2020: Convenience Stores Applaud Action on Organized Crime, Contraband Tobacco

Released February 28, 2020: Ontario Government Favours Appearance over Substance in Dealing with Youth Vaping

Released February 20, 2020: Convenience Stores Most Successful at Keeping Vape out of the Hands of Youth

Released January 22, 2020: 85% of New Brunswickers Support Sale of Beer and Wine in Convenience Stores

Released December 13, 2019: CICC Supports Vaping Priorities Outlined in Minister of Health’s Mandate Letter

Released November 22, 2019: Prince Edward Island Vaping Crackdown Will Drive Former Smokers Back to Tobacco

Released November 18, 2019: 3 in 4 Specialty Vape Shops Illegally Targeting Youth

Released November 14, 2019: BC Regulations an Attack on Convenience Stores

Released November 1, 2019: New Brunswick Government Taking a Good First Step – Now it’s time to level the playing field

Released October 25, 2019: New Vape Regulations Fail to Address Youth Vaping Issues

Released October 23, 2019: Convenience Stores mark Small Business Week by contributing to communities

Released September 13, 2019: Liberals pledge to eliminate swipe fees on sales tax: a win for Canadian convenience stores

Released August 27, 2019: Community leaders join convenience retailers to raise funds for Children’s Wish Foundation

Released May 27, 2019: Canada’s Convenience Stores Welcome Move to Expand Ontario Sales

Released May 1, 2019: Canada’s small business retailers demand action to fight illicit tobacco

Released April 11, 2019: Canada’s convenience industry welcomes Ontario budget actions that support small businesses

Released April 10, 2019: New poll reaffirms support for beverage alcohol in convenience stores ahead of Ontario budget

Released March 19, 2019: A strong middle class needs a strong and competitive small business community