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Retail Drinks Australia announces temporary limits on alcohol purchases

Voluntary initiative addresses government concerns over alcohol purchasing behaviours during COVID-19.

Nestlé to donate $2 million worth of products to Australians in need

CUB turns focus to hand sanitiser with donations for medical staff, employees and those in need.

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NSW supermarkets and pharmacies permitted to operate 24 hours a day

Pharmaceutical Society of Australia and NRA applaud the new trading hours.

Dan Murphy’s and BWS impose liquor limits as shoppers bulk buy booze

Bottle shops buckle up for influx of shoppers, as WA government imposes state-wide limits.

Beer giants warn shutdown could stall beer supply for months

“You can’t turn major breweries off and then quickly turn them back on,” Carlton & United Breweries CEO Peter Filipovic warns.

Woolies defers Endeavour plans

Woolworths postpones demerger of liquor and hotels business as venues shut over COVID-19 outbreak.

WA brewers team up to produce hand sanitiser

The two brewers will produce sanitiser with 80 per cent ethanol to ‘play their part’.

FSANZ told to revise pregnancy warning labels

Food Forum Ministers haave rejected FSANZ recommendations for new mandatory pregnancy warning labels on alcohol products.

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