Beer distributors are concerned about the governor’s plan to sell the state liquor stores. Mark Tanczos, President of the Malt Beverage Distributors of PA, says the plan includes a special license for distributors that would allow them to sell six-packs. The cost of the license for family-owned beer retailers, however, would be much higher than the same license for supermarkets. He says the governor’s plan would put his members out of business.
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