Case library

Cases of alcohol industry misconduct from around the world exposing the predatory practices.

A library of all the unethical methods of Big Alcohol – aggressive lobbying, unethical marketing, sabotaging of rules and institutions and much more, all in one place.

AB InBev, Bacardi

Canada: Big Alcohol Derailed Planned Alcohol Tax Increase While New Report Details High Alcohol Harm and Economic Costs

Big Alcohol managed to pressure the Canadian government into giving up on a much needed alcohol tax increase. The federal alcohol duty was ...

AB InBev

Canada Will Improve the Alcohol Duty Escalator As More Ambitious Action Is Needed to Address Alcohol Burden

The planned escalator of the alcohol excise tax in April 2023 upgrades the existing Canadian alcohol tax policy’s effectiveness. The ...

Canada: Big Alcohol Called Upon to Step Out of the Dark and Face the Public with Their Resistance to Warning Labeling 

Bill S-254, an Act to amend the Food and Drugs Act (warning label on alcoholic beverages) was introduced by Patrick Brazeau, Senator of ...

Proposed Alcohol Guidelines in Canada Reduce Low-Risk Amount to Maximum 2 Alcoholic Drinks per Week

The Canadian Centre on Substance Use and Addiction (CCSA) has updated the low-risk alcohol use guidelines to a maximum of two alcoholic ...

Three Reasons Why Big Alcohol Eyes Big Marijuana As Opportunity

Big Alcohol is eyeing the rise of Big Marijuana as an opportunity to maximize profits. There are three reasons why the alcohol industry ...

New Momentum For Cancer Warning Labeling on Alcohol in Canada

Globally alcohol caused 741,300 cancer deaths in 2020. Despite this, one in four Canadians remain unaware of alcohol’s cancer risk. A ...

Alcohol Giant Diageo Got Sued For Misleading Marketing By More Than 23.000 People

Big Alcohol giant Diageo has settled a long-running US law suit over the marketing of a Guinness product in the US after consumers ...

Carlsberg, Heineken, Kirin

Alcohol Issues Newsletter – No. 12

Welcome to No. 12 of Movendi International’s Weekly Alcohol Issues Newsletter. We bring you carefully curated alcohol policy news, the ...

Big Alcohol Exposed: Craft Beer and Wine Industries Push For Alcohol Tax Reductions in Canada’s New Budget

Ahead of the Federal Budget in Canada the craft beer industry is lobbying for a tax break and the wine industry is lobbying to offset the ...

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