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Alcohol sales up in West, stagnant in East: StatsCan

April 14, 2014
By Paul Vieira Wall Street Journal

April 14, 2014 – Statistics Canada’s latest annual data
indicate alcohol sales rose 2.2 per cent to $21.36 billion, a slower increase than the 3 per cent advance recorded in the
previous 12-month period. The data showed a
regional discrepancy, with the figures suggesting a
two-speed economy in Canada with a fast-growing west picking up the
slack for the stagnant east. | READ MORE