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Canadian Vintners Association Introduces 2018-2019 Board of Directors

The Canadian Vintners Association (CVA) is pleased to announce below 2018-2019 Board of Directors and Officers  and welcomes Kelly Brown (Arterra Wines Canada) and Erik Fisher (Monte Creek Ranch Winery) to the Board. Directors Greg Berti*,...

Industry Greats Celebrated during 2018 Canadian Wine Industry Awards

KELOWNA, BC – July 11, 2018 – The Canadian Vintners Association (CVA) is pleased to announce the winners of the 2018 Canadian Wine Industry Awards alongside headline sponsor, MNP. These prestigious awards recognize individuals,...

New study amplifies costs linked to alcohol; ignores progress

Ottawa, June 26, 2018 – The Canadian Centre on Substance Use and Addiction (CCSA) released a study estimating the cost of substance use to Canadian society. The $1.4 million study, funded by Health Canada, fails...

Wine Industry Disappointed with Supreme Court Ruling

OTTAWA, April 19, 2018 –The Canadian Vintners Association (CVA) and its members today expressed disappointment with the Supreme Court of Canada’s ruling on Her Majesty the Queen v. Gerard Comeau. The case challenged restrictions...

CVA Applauds CFIA New Wine Labelling Rules

Ottawa, March 12, 2018 – The Canadian Vintners Association (CVA) applauds the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) Blended in Canada Wine Labelling Consultation report, which supports new wine label requirements for wine bottled and...

Consumers should be permitted to order wine for delivery to their home from any Canadian winery, says poll

Toronto, ON – December 5, 2017 – Nearly all Canadians (87%) believe that consumers should be permitted to order wine for delivery to their home from any Canadian winery located in any province, according to...