Uganda and COVID-19: Beer Giant Defies Closure of Bars

Posted on October 26, 2021 in Africa, Africa

The alcohol industry in Uganda has exploited the pandemic to heavily market alcohol, expand e-commerce and start on-demand delivery services.
This strategy has been profitable for the industry as Uganda Breweries Limited (UBL) recorded a 33% growth in revenue for the year ending in June.
On top of it they lobby for the weakening of alcohol taxation in Uganda.

Alcohol Delivery, Alcohol Harm, Alcohol Industry Lobbyism, alcohol marketing, Alcohol Policy, Availability, Big Alcohol, BigAlcoholExposed, COVID-19, Diageo, Evidence, News, Online Alcohol Retail, Online Alcohol Sale, UAPA
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