Industry bodies have welcomed measures from internet giant Google to restrict alcohol advertising online, while Retail Drinks extends its age verification tech trial with eftpos.
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Retail Drinks has backed proposed reforms to the Western Australian licensing application and approvals processes which the McGowan government has promised.
The Foundation for Alcohol Research and Education and Retail Drinks are at loggerheads over retail alcohol sales statistics during COVID-19 as FARE criticises the industry’s “predatory instincts”.
DrinkWise and Retail Drinks Australia have announced a collaborative campaign to encourage safer drinking ahead of the holiday season.
Retail Drinks has appointed acting CEO Michael Waters as its permanent chief executive following the departure of founding CEO Julie Ryan earlier this year.
FARE’s newly-published poll indicates Australians were drinking more at home before COVID, but Retail Drinks slams it as “misleading” over alcohol home delivery claims.
A report on a Northern Territory initiative which claimed minimum alcohol pricing was a major success has been slammed by Retail Drinks as “inconclusive and inadequate”.
With brewers pivoting to new business models to survive the current crisis, many are entering the direct retail market for the first time. Retail Drinks has guidelines to help brewers responsibly deliver alcohol.
Retail Drinks Australia has today announced a voluntary national initiative by participating liquor retailers to place temporary limits on the amount of product customers can purchase in one transaction