Brick Brewing begins online sales

Craft beers will be delivered in the Toronto area

Oct 26, 1999 - Brick Brewing Co. has made its line of craft beers available online in the Toronto area through Grocery Gateway at


"Grocery Gateway customers can log on to the company's Web site ... and purchase Brick products along with their grocery order that will be delivered to their homes the next day," Brick wrote in a press release.

Customers must place a minimum $45 grocery order and be of legal drinking age. Identification is requested on delivery.

A company spokeswoman said the system has the approval of Ontario liquor distribution authorities. "We're extremely excited to be the first brewery to offer the ease and convenience of home beer delivery using the Web," said Jim Brickman, president and CEO of Brick.

The beer is sold at the same price as is charged in liquor or beer stores.

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