Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board Celebrates the Grand Opening of the Rebranded Fine Wine & Good Spirits Premium Collection Store in Philadelphia's Chestnut Hill Neighborhood

Jul 17, 2014, 11:20 ET from Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board

PHILADELPHIA, July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board, PLCB, today welcomed local elected officials, vendors and the public to the grand opening of the Fine Wine & Good Spirits Premium Collection Store at the Top of the Hill Shopping Center, 8705 Germantown Ave., Philadelphia.

The refurbished store offers a warm, welcoming atmosphere for consumers to browse the selection and taste featured wine and spirits. The focal point of the new store is a center table, where consumers can always find staff to answer questions or provide guidance. The center table provides spacious counters for highlighting new items and provides a gathering place for consumers to learn about products and find recommendations. It features information such as:

  • Answers to frequently asked questions about wine and spirits;
  • A vintage chart;
  • A food pairing outline;
  • Party planning guide;
  • Calorie chart; and
  • Tips for responsible hosting and consumption.

In addition, consumers will have access to a larger selection of wines, and spirits to fit every taste. An easy-to-use overview of the most popular products will help consumers navigate the many choices available throughout the store. Staff will also provide their own recommendations based on their years of experience.

Throughout the design and construction, the PLCB has been committed to developing a store that is attractive and environmentally responsible. The majority of the lighting is state-of-the-art LED or energy-efficient compact-fluorescent lighting, using a fraction of the energy of traditional lighting. The store will also sell reusable shopping bags made from 60-percent recycled materials.

The Fine Wine & Good Spirits Store will be open from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m., Monday through Saturday, and from noon to 5 p.m. on Sunday. To find additional store locations, go to

The PLCB regulates the distribution of beverage alcohol and also operates more than 600 wine and spirits stores statewide. Taxes and store profits are returned to Pennsylvania's General Fund. For more information about the Liquor Control Board, visit

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