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WSTA statement on Responsibility Deal


5 March 2011

Commenting on today's Government announcement on the Public Health Responsibility Deal, WSTA Chief Executive Jeremy Beadles said:

"The drinks industry is committed to playing its part alongside other stakeholders in tackling alcohol misuse.

"Today's announcement marks a positive step in a partnership process designed to ensure that consumers have the information they need to make informed choices.

"We look forward to making further progress in the months ahead."

 

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Notes to editors

WSTA
The WSTA is the UK lobbying organisation for the wine and spirit industry representing over 340 companies producing, importing, transporting and selling wines and spirits.
We campaign to promote the industry's interests with governments at home and abroad.
We work with our members to promote the responsible production, marketing and sale of alcohol.

For more information please contact Gavin Partington:
Tel:  +44 (0) 20 7089 3876
Mob:  +44 (0) 7966 014058
Email: [email protected]

 


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