Alcohol sales increased by 38% in Northern Ireland

According to figures released by consumer analysts Kantar, alcohol sales across Northern Ireland were 37.9% higher in the 12 months prior to 24 January 2021 compared with the previous 12 months. The rate of increase in alcohol sales is almost three times the 13.9% increase seen for grocery sales over the same period.

Source: https://farmweek.com/northern-ireland-supermarkets-see-alcohol-sales-soar/