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2014-08-20 12:23:13

TORONTO, Aug. 20, 2014 /CNW/ - The lack of competition in Ontario's system for alcoholic beverage retailing causes higher prices for consumers and foregone government revenue, according to a report from the C.D. Howe Institute. In "Uncorking a Strange Brew: The Need for More Competition in Ontario's Alcoholic Beverage Retailing System," authors Paul R. Masson and Anindya Sen call for a more competitive system in alcoholic beverage retailing in Ontario, which would result in increased...

2014-07-28 23:08:51

The highly successful documentary “DMT: The Spirit Molecule” joins the Keyframe-Cinema community film screening platform’s roster of Transformational films. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) July 28, 2014 Keyframe-Cinema has added “DMT: The Spirit Molecule” to its catalog of Transformational culture films. Created by Keyframe-Entertainment, Keyframe-Cinema is an online service that allows Transformational filmmakers to share their work with fans, film buffs, and festivals. The platform...

2014-07-08 16:24:03

NGC Continues Raise to Awareness About the Nation's Ongoing Drug Epidemic Through Partner PSAs, Online Banner Ads, Blog Posts and Social Media WASHINGTON, July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- From rural towns tormented by addiction to headline-grabbing overdoses, illegal narcotics continue to plague our nation. The $350 billion-a-year industry knows no boundaries and leaves devastation in its wake. For the third consecutive year, National Geographic Channel's (NGC's) acclaimed...

2014-07-07 23:00:32

Harbor Village Florida comments on Tennessee Teens’ Appetite for Hard Drugs. USA (PRWEB) July 07, 2014 Young people in Tennessee are abusing drugs well over the national average according to a recent CDC report. The Tennessean reported in an article Tennessee Teens’ Appetite for Hard Drugs Grows (7/2) that the use of intravenous drugs like heroin are rising quickly. The CDC compiled the data over 18 months in 2012-2013; it showed that Heroin was the first opiate the teens had used...

2014-06-25 16:26:31

LONDON, June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A conference of legal high practitioners, today, heard the problems encountered so far were the "tip of the iceberg." The conference held jointly between legal highs awareness charity, Angelus, and Northamptonshire based charity, Solve It, was also addressed by the Drugs Minister, Norman Baker, by pre-recorded message. Mr Baker thanked the Angelus Foundation for its work in raising awareness of the harms of these substances, adding,...

2014-06-24 10:26:54

The University of Sheffield Supermarkets in the UK could be hindering efforts to reduce harmful drinking by not fully passing tax increases onto the price of the cheapest beers and spirits, according to health and business researchers. A pioneering study, led by the University of Sheffield’s School of Health and Related Research (ScHARR) with business experts from the University of East Anglia and Loughborough University and funded by the Medical Research Council, discovered...

2014-06-20 23:03:49

Alcoholic Beverages Market Report segmentats the market by types of alcoholic beverages, its packaging types, application, and geography. http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market-report/alcoholic-beverages-reports-7410086551.html (PRWEB) June 20, 2014 An alcoholic beverage is a drink that contains 3% – 40% ethanol, an active ingredient which is a psychoactive chemical with depressant qualities. The basic alcoholic beverages are beer, wine, and spirits, which are consumed in massive...

2014-06-19 23:13:24

Request A Test now offers blood and urine drug testing for Ritalin that anyone can order. Brecksville, OH (PRWEB) June 19, 2014 Request A Test, a leading national provider of direct to consumer lab testing, has added new blood and urine tests for Ritalin to their testing menu. Ritalin is a prescription drug which can be beneficial when taken correctly but is frequently abused. Testing for Ritalin can help determine if a person's prescription dosage is appropriate or be used as a...

2014-06-09 08:24:55

NORWALK, Conn., June 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Wine and spirits consumption is increasing and consumers are trading up to premium products, but understanding and capitalizing on those trends isn't as simple as recognizing them. Two new products from the Beverage Information & Insights Group (BIIG) provide beverage alcohol executives targeted insight into what's driving industry consumption and sales trends. The 2014 Adult Beverage Executive Analysis and Scorecard and the 2014...

2014-05-12 12:29:24

LONDON, May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Flavoured Alcoholic Beverages Market in Asia to 2019: Market Guidehttp://www.reportbuyer.com/food_drink/alcoholic_drinks/flavoured_alcoholic_beverages_market_asia_2017_market_guide_1.html SynopsisCanadean's, "Flavoured Alcoholic Beverages Market in Asia to 2019: Market Guide" provides a snapshot of the Flavoured Alcoholic Beverages consumption in Asia. The quantitative data in the...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.