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DISCUS, Grocers Withdraw Oregon Privatization Initiative

An Oregon ballot initiative aimed at allowing spirits sales in grocery stores has been abandoned by its backers, including the Northwest Grocery Association and the Distilled Spirits Council of the U.S. (DISCUS). Continue reading →

Posted in News on April 29, 2016

Pennsylvania Privatization Drive Stuck In Neutral

Pennsylvania’s top advocate for privatizing the state’s retail spirits and wine sales is backing off the fight until at least this fall. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 21, 2012

Pennsylvania Hits Record $1.96 Billion In Wine And Spirits Sales

Pennsylvania’s Liquor Control Board (PLCB) is touting record sales of $1.96 billion in its recently completed fiscal year, ended last month, an increase of 4% over the previous year. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 5, 2011