Molson Coors acts against duty fraud

08 January, 2010

Molson Coors

is urging its retail customers to help ?fight duty fraud.

The brewer said it was working closely with HMRC on its Tackling Alcohol Fraud strategy, and shared industry concerns about rising excise evasion on drinks, especially big-name wines and lagers.

Sales director John Heynen said: “We? have developed a communication channel to feed in any information surrounding suspected duty fraud?.

“We see this duty of care not just for ourselves, but for the legitimate wholesalers and retailers we work with.” ?The brewer is asking customers to forward any physical evidence of duty fraud, such as emails or flyers, ?directly to HMRC?.




Bookmark this


Site Search

COMMENT

Faith in fakes

One of the most fascinating stories in wine, fit to stand alongside the Judgement of Paris, is that of Rudy Kurniawan, a man who managed to fool friends, auction houses and experts into believing they were drinking some of the world’s most expensive wines.

Click for more »
Upcoming events

Polls

Is blended Scotch overshadowed by single malt in retailers?

  • Yes
  • No
  • Don't know

Facebook

Twitter