BACKGROUNDER NEW PETERBOROUGH STORE, 1154 CHEMONG ROAD, UNIT 2NA, PETERBOROUGH, ONTARIO
TUESDAY, OCTOBER 23, 2018
● The official opening of the new LCBO store in Peterborough is Tuesday, October 23rd, at 10:00 a.m.
● This brand-new store will provide convenient and one-stop beverage alcohol service to nearly 22,890 local residents. The area population is expected to increase by nearly twelve per cent over the next 10 years.
● The 10,210 square-foot store has nearly 5,970 square feet of display space. It carries a wide selection of 1,800 wines, spirits, beers, ready-to-drink cocktails and coolers. It also features a selection of up to 360 VINTAGES premium wines and spirits.
● The store has a prominent Ontario wine display showcasing over 308 Ontario wines, including almost 160 VQA wines.
● It also features 664 linear feet of refrigerated shelving in a beer cold room, which offers a wide selection of Ontario craft beers as well as other domestic and imported brands, ready-to-drink cocktails and coolers. There is also a chilled wine section complete with ‘dairy doors’ that features 38 linear feet of refrigerated wine.
● The store’s product mix is the result of market research, matching products and services to local tastes and demographics, and community interests, and includes an assortment of made in Ontario products.
● There are six checkouts, including a customer service counter, the store is wheelchair accessible and has ample free parking.
● There are 21 full-time and part-time employees who are trained in product knowledge and responsible service.
● Hours of operation are 9:30 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. Monday to Wednesday, 9:30 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. Thursday to Saturday and 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Sunday.