Industry Insights

Alcohol-Related Violence Down

New data from the Bureau of Crime Statistics and Research shows positive declines in alcohol-related violence, the Office of Liquor, Gaming and Racing recently reported. Data for the September quarter found alcohol- related non-domestic assaults for NSW down by 10.9 per cent, and more significantly down by 26.8 per cent in the Kings Cross Local … Continued

January 16, 2015

Campari Australia Becomes a Signatory to the ABAC

Campari Australia has become a signatory to the Alcohol Beverages Responsible Alcohol Marketing Code (ABAC) this January. While Campari already participates in ABAC with its services and adjudication decisions, as signatory of the code, Campari will additionally commit funding towards the scheme. Campari now joins a large number of other alcohol marketers committed to the … Continued

January 16, 2015

ACCC Investigates Allegations Against Coles and Woolworths

Coles has paid out a $10 million fine to settle a case with the competition watchdog, ACCC, after allegations were made against Coles, accusing the chain of “engaging in unconscionable conduct against its suppliers”, and forcing suppliers into “profit gap” and “waste” payments. Since then, new and similar allegations against Woolworths have surfaced, accusing the … Continued

January 16, 2015