Exel Logistics and lobbyists prompt Liberal government to privatize liquor distribution in B.C.

A freedom of Information package received by the NDP shows the Liberal government had no intention of privatizing the Liquor Distribution Branch warehouses, until Exel Logistics and their hired lobbyists presented their own business plan to the Liberal Solicitor General.

The package also shows that Exel Logistics was the sole advocate for privatizing liquor distribution in British Columbia.

A copy of the freedom of information package can be found below.

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