A newly released Angus Reid Public Opinion study shows that 60% of Ontarians support expanding the province’s

alcohol retailing system to allow beer and wine to be sold by more types of retailers. Other Canadian provinces, including Quebec and Newfoundland already o er the convenience of alcohol in convenience stores.

Corner store convenience
61% support
27% oppose
2%
don’t know

Q 71% support
34% oppose
5%
don’t know

In addition to the LCBO and Beer Store, do you support or oppose the idea of allowing private retailers like corner stores to sell alcoholic beverages in Ontario?

61% support
39% oppose
0%
don’t know

55%
support

support

51%

45% oppose
0%
don’t know

43% oppose
6%
don’t know

East Ontario
Source: Angus Reid

Greater Toronto

North Ontario

HamiltonNiagara

S.W. Ontario
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