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FSANZ rejects claims that coloured pregnancy warning would add ‘unreasonable cost’ to alcohol industry

Food and beverage regulator revises wording of a pregnancy warning label on packaged alcoholic beverages.

Coles adds 24 small brewers to national supply network

‘Communitinnies’ designed to support small businesses impacted by the closure of bars and restaurants.

Groceries, liquor boost online retail sales in February

The increase in spending was driven by a surge in grocery sales as consumers stocked up on essentials.

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.

Woolworths encourages shareholders to back Endeavour Group plans

Woolworths details its three-part plan to create and separate Endeavour Group from the business.

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.

Coca-Cola Amatil adds Zubrowka Vodka to spirits portfolio

New Australia-wide distribution agreement to provide future growth opportunities for the brand.

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?

Independents gaining ground in whisky market

Online consumers leaning towards independent retailers as opposed to supermarkets for whisky purchases.

Diageo terminates London Irish rugby contract over Jackson signing

Guinness owner said the decision to sign the player is ‘not consistent’ with its values.