Alcohol companies

FARE says liquor companies take advantage of heavy drinkers

The Foundation for Alcohol Research and Education (FARE) has claimed that a new report suggests that alcohol companies depend on heavy drinkers for their sales. the Report on distribution of alcohol consumption in Australiapublished today by FARE and undertaken by the Center for Alcohol Policy Research (CAPR), analyzed alcohol consumption among people who consume alcohol […]

Alcohol prices

Minimum Pricing Ireland: We compare alcohol prices in Dundalk and Newry

It’s all about crossing the border this week as punters try to escape the new rise in alcohol prices that isn’t just hitting problem drinkers – it’s hitting everyone. We visited offices and supermarkets on both sides of the border this week just to see in real terms how much cheaper people in the North […]

Alcohol prices

Happy New Year for Supermarkets as Alcohol Prices Rise

When government minimum unit prices for alcoholic beverages were imposed last week, craft beer enthusiast John Duffy noticed that the cost of a four pack of German Rheinbacher pilsner at Aldi had dropped from € 4.49 to € 7.73. uffy, co-founder and chairman of independent craft beer consumer group Beoir, believes that the Minimum Unit […]

Alcohol prices

I visited Tesco the day before the alcohol price increase in Ireland and was surprised

The price of cheap alcohol is expected to rise in Irish supermarkets, with the cheapest bottle of wine now costing € 7.40 and a slice of 24 cans of beer costing at least € 40.80. With the controversial new prices due to go into effect on January 4, I visited the Tesco hypermarket in Dun […]

Alcohol prices

Ontario cuts wholesale alcohol prices for restaurants

Effective January 1, Ontario reduced the LCBO’s wholesale alcohol prices for bars and restaurants and allows curbside pickup of beer, wine and cider at licensed grocery stores, as well as the freezing of the basic tax rate on beer. A government announcement says the measure aims to support licensed bars, restaurants and other businesses by […]

Alcohol prices

Irish law changes of 2022: alcohol prices to jump in one of biggest reduction efforts

Ireland is expected to host a major legislative change in a few days as the New Year approaches. From January 4, a minimum unit price system will come into effect nationwide for all sellers of alcohol. This new regime implies that alcoholic beverages must be sold at least at the minimum price set for the […]

Alcohol prices

Ontario Cuts Wholesale Alcohol Prices In Restaurants And Bars, Freezes Beer Tax For Consumers

Ontario is reducing LCBO wholesale prices for bars and restaurants, allowing curbside pickup of beer, wine and cider at licensed grocery stores, and freezing the base tax rate on beer. “The government is supporting bars, restaurants and other licensed businesses to operate a liquor store by reducing the wholesale prices of the alcohol they purchase […]

Alcohol prices

Ontario To Cut Wholesale Alcohol Prices In Bars And Restaurants

The Ontario government will reduce wholesale prices for alcohol purchases from the LCBO effective January 1. According to the government, LCBO’s wholesale purchases will save businesses 20% off retail prices. This change is expected to provide around $ 60 million in annual support to restaurants, bars and other businesses. In addition, curbside pickup of beer, […]

Alcohol prices

Maharashtra reduces excise taxes on alcohol; Check the latest alcohol prices here

The Maharashtra government recently announced that it would halve the special duty on imported alcohol. Now the excise service has updated the tariffs for some of the brands affected by the rule change. While Maharashtra’s special duty rate remains the highest at 150 percent, along with Kerala this is a significant drop from the previous […]

Alcohol prices

Lowest Hungarian alcohol prices in the EU

MTI – Econews Tuesday August 31, 2021, 11:50 Image from Shutterstock.com In 2020, the price level of alcoholic beverages (spirits, wine and beer) in Hungary was the lowest among EU member states, according to data released by the statistical agency Eurostat. The price of alcoholic beverages varied widely across the European Union, the agency notes. […]

Alcohol companies

Alcohol companies for consideration in EU and UK FTAs

Domestic whiskey makers have suggested a gradual reduction in basic tariffs on alcoholic beverages in India’s proposed trade deals with the EU and UK, as well as a simultaneous removal of non-tariff barriers such as recipe criteria and maturation requirements in these countries. The Confederation of Indian Alcoholic Beverage Companies (CIABC) has suggested that the […]

Alcohol companies

Underage Alcohol Use: Alcohol Companies Make Billions In Profits From Behavior They Do Little To Prevent

Alcohol remains the drug most consumed by high school students. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, approximately 3,500 people under the age of 21 die each year from alcohol consumption. I have studied the relationship between alcohol marketing and the drinking behavior of young people over the past 20 years. In 2011, […]

Alcohol companies

Alcohol companies make $ 17 billion in illegal sales each year

Alcohol remains the most commonly used drugs among high school students. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, about every year 3,500 people under the age of 21 die from alcohol consumption. I have studied the relationship between alcohol marketing and the drinking behavior of young people over the past 20 years. In […]

Alcohol prices

Inflation accelerates with rising energy and alcohol prices

Prices continue to rise as pent-up demand and pandemic-induced shortages fuel inflation. there was an overall price increase of 1.7 percent in May, according to the latest figures from the Consumer Price Index from the Central Bureau of Statistics (CSO). Pent-up demand after months of foreclosures has seen spending spike as hair stylists and non-essential […]

Alcohol companies

Alcohol companies earn $ 17.5 billion a year from underage alcohol use, while prevention efforts run out of money

CC – BY – ND. Alcohol remains the most commonly used drugs among high school students. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, about every year 3,500 people under the age of 21 die from alcohol consumption. I have studied the relationship between alcohol marketing and the drinking behavior of young people over […]

Alcohol prices

Alcohol prices will increase slightly while the cost of cannabis will decrease

The price of many alcoholic beverages increases from tomorrow, even if the increase is marginal. The NLC says that the annual price adjustment is made to meet various market conditions, including inflation and the cost of goods and transportation. The Commission says that while some products will increase in price, others will decrease. Beer is […]

Alcohol prices

Pakistan Alcohol Prices Rise During Coronavirus Pandemic | Asia | An in-depth look at current events from across the continent | DW

Alcohol is widely prohibited for Muslims in Pakistan, but that does not prevent a black market from securing a supply of illicit alcohol. As in many countries around the world, there has been an overall increase in alcohol consumption in Pakistan during the coronavirus pandemic. Not all Muslims follow the rules, and well-healed drinkers can […]

Alcohol prices

Poll shows one in five Arizona residents think low alcohol prices are contributing to drinking problems in their community

TUCSON, Ariz. (KOLD News 13) – GreenhouseTreatment.coma leading addiction treatment provider, surveyed 3,000 drinkers, revealing that more than one in five (23%) Arizona residents believe that low prices of alcoholic beverages contribute to drinking problems in their community. Spread across the country, Arkansans have the strongest feelings about low alcohol prices contributing to drinking problems […]

Alcohol prices

Alcohol prices will not rise due to 100% agro-infrastructure: experts

Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, in her 2021 budget speech, announced the imposition of the Agricultural Infrastructure and Development Tax (AIDC) on specific goods, including alcoholic beverages, gold, silver, cotton, peas, apple, gasoline and diesel. A 100% agricultural infrastructure CES has been offered on alcoholic beverages, while on gold, silver and gold bullion it is […]