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The 2017 BAR Report

Canadians love their tipple — they’re just not imbibing as much at bars and restaurants. According to Statistics Canada, Canadians spent $22.1 billion on...

ORPP Announcement Silent on Youth Employment

TORONTO — Restaurants Canada is lobbying to adjust the age of enrolment in the Ontario Retirement Pension Plan from 18 to 25 to allow...

Retail Beer Deal Hurts Restaurant Owners

TORONTO — Restaurants Canada officials have asked the Competition Bureau to launch an official investigation into the non-compete deal between the Liquor Control Board...

Ontario to Ban Smoking on Patios

OTTAWA — The provincial government recently agreed to ban smoking on restaurant patios, beginning Jan. 1. “If we prevent youth from taking up smoking in...

Ontario Raises Minimum Wage

TORONTO — The Ontario government has announced it will increase the minimum wage to $11 in June to reflect the rise in the Consumer...