Retail Drinks leads this voluntary initiative to halt panic purchasing and ensure no disruptions to supply.
With Australia moving deeper into lockdown mode we reflect on why liquor stores should remain to be deemed an essential service.
The bottle shop has engaged a range of initiatives to support the wider hospitality and beverage community.
Liquor retailers are reminded to keep calm and only listen to official reports as we make our way through this crisis.
Retailers call for clarification around how temporary sales restrictions in Western Australia apply to online sales.
It’s an example of how the industry is sensibly reacting to panic buying and health risks amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
When the COVID-19 outbreak first began affecting businesses a few weeks back this independent retailer leapt into action.
An increase in COVID-19 cases has prompted temporary restrictions on the sale of takeaway alcohol in WA.
Bottle shops can continue trading but retailers are urged to prepare themselves now for the possibility of increased trading restrictions.
As governments, regulators and associations look to stimulate the economy in the face of COVID-19, there is some good news, with temporary measures to help small businesses.