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Calls for mandatory age verification at point of alcohol delivery

UNSW researchers say tougher laws are needed to prevent minors and vulnerable members of society accessing alcohol easily online.

Major alcohol companies to introduce age-restriction labels

Diageo, Asahi and Bacardi among liquor giants to help curb underage drinking with new labelling and tighter controls online.

Report to look into social cost of alcohol

Health Minister Greg Hunt has pointed out Australia’s taxes on alcohol are already among the highest in the world.

Fake Penfolds wine seized in Cambodia

Subsequent raids seized fake Johnnie Walker, Ballantine’s whisky and other alcohol.

Lion serves up Quincy to racegoers from recycled plastic bar

Lion’s Round II bar was created using thousands of pieces of recycled plastic.

Liquorland’s NZ CEO talks business evolution and the journey online

Brendon Lawry shares why Liquorland was slower than others to join the online party.

Coles quietly adds Liquorland to Uber Eats

Coles’ Liquorland trials on-demand alcohol delivery to improve convenience offer for consumers.

Is big alcohol claiming drinking is safer than it really is?

The alcohol industry has labelled the current guidelines as harsh and voiced concern that they may be tightened further.

Poll: Should third party platforms need a license to deliver alcohol?

Third party delivery companies are not required to hold a license to deliver alcohol.

Sales vs safety: the minor inconvenience of online alcohol delivery

Are there enough measures in place to ensure alcohol doesn’t fall into the hands of minors? And how much responsibility lies with third party platforms?