October 2008
Checkout;Oct2008, Vol. 34 Issue 10, p57
The article reports on the statement released by the Drinks Industry Group of Ireland (DIGI) about the significant decline in alcohol consumption during the first half of 2008. Based on an analysis, alcohol sales were down 7% in the first eight months of the year and down 14% in the month of August alone. Michael Patten of DIGI said that it is likely that they will see a fall in alcohol consumption per adult of 8% or more during the current year.


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