As of Jun 30, 2017, the Company's 250 retail liquor stores consist of 176 in Alberta, 34 in British Columbia, 22 in Alaska, 15 in Kentucky, 2 in New Jersey, and 1 in Connecticut. Nameplates include “Liquor Depot”, “Liquor Barn” and “Wine and Beyond” in Alberta; “Liquor Depot”, “Liquor Barn”, and “Wine Cellar” in British Columbia; “Brown Jug” in Alaska; “Liquor Barn, The Ultimate Party Source” and “Liquor Barn Express” in Kentucky; "Joe Canal's Discount Liquor Outlets" in New Jersey; and "LQR MKT" in Connecticut.

During fiscal 2016, the company opened 1 store in Alberta and 1 store in Connecticut, acquired 2 stores in New Jersey, and closed 2 stores in Alberta and 1 store in British Columbia. The company is targeting a 2% to 3% organic store growth rate over the next 2 to 3 years.

The company's operating lease terms vary from monthly to 20 years and expire between 2017 and 2035.

Stores in Canada generally range in size from 2,000 to 5,000 square feet while the U.S. stores are larger in size. The company’s stores in Alaska range in size from 1,400 to 14,000 square feet. Stores in Kentucky range from 2,700 to 30,000 square feet along with a flagship store of 44,000 square feet. The two stores in New Jersey, of which the comapny holds a 51% interest are destination/large 30 format stores with areas of approximately 17,000 and 25,000 square feet, respectively. The one store in Connecticut is approximately 20,000 square feet. The company's two "Wine & Beyond" stores in Alberta, with areas approximately 17,000 and 20,000 square feet, are the largest liquor retail stores in western Canada.

TTM20162015201420132012
Stores250252252243245247
Store growth-1.6%0.0%3.7%-0.8%-0.8%2.9%
Total gross square feet (M)1,2421,2491,1971,1441,1341,133
Total gross square feet growth0.2%4.3%4.6%0.9%0.1%6.3%
Avg store gross sq ft5,0005,0004,8004,7004,6004,600
Avg store gross sq ft growth1.8%4.3%0.9%1.7%0.9%3.3%