Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board Opens New Fine Wine & Good Spirits Premium Collection Store in Philadelphia

Aug 14, 2013, 11:00 ET from Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board

PHILADELPHIA, Aug. 14, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board, PLCB, today celebrated the grand opening of the Fine Wine & Good Spirits Premium Collection Store at 2040 Market St., Philadelphia. 

The new store, at more than 10,000 square feet, doubles the size of the wine and spirits store it replaces at 1913 Chestnut St.  To provide additional assistance for consumers, there will be a wine specialist on staff to conduct product tastings, provide information and recommendations and answer questions. 

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 Premium Collection Store will be open from 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m., Monday through Saturday, and from noon to 5:00 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 Fine Wine & Good 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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SOURCE Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board