The Beer Store to reduce store hours, pause recycling as of tomorrow

In response to the rapid spread of COVID-19

The Beer Store has announced that its reducing its store hours and pausing recycling as of tomorrow, March 19th.

“As we continue to closely monitor COVID-19, the Beer Store will reduce store hours to 10 am to 7 pm, Monday through Saturday, as of March 19th,” the statement explains. “Stores that operate from 10 am to 6 pm are unaffected. Sunday hours remain unchanged.”

Additionally, the company is suspending the return of empty containers at all retail stores in Ontario from March 19th to March 31st. Deposits will be honoured upon their return once operations begin again. “In addition, at times we may need to limit the number of customers in our stores.”

Read the statement in full below.