Adaption to a Changing Marketplace

The times and way product has been sold have changed, but the need for an orderly, well-regulated marketplace, efficient tax collection and social responsibility has not.

New methods to buy and sell exist, but the basic need to regulate this alcohol market has not disappeared, nor does it need to disappear in order to continue serving consumer choice and preferences.  The state-based Three Tier System provides the necessary structure and accountability for businesses to thrive in the modern marketplace by applying core principles to consumer demands.

WSWA advocates for consumer-convenient delivery methods that still ensure products remain in the licensed chain of custody until the consumer takes possession. 

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