– “Washington’s boozy cities: Here’s a look at the top 50 cities and stores for liquor sales”
“Sales of spirits in Washington state increased 5 percent in fiscal 2018, coming in at $654.9 million.”
“Here are the stores that together sold the most hard alcohol in the state and the number of locations they had here as of June 2018:
* The only other non-corporate liquor stores to make the list of the top-selling store for the top selling cities were Yelm Liquor & Beverage in Yelm and Duannes Liquor Mart in Lakewood. Both beat out corporate stores, such as Safeway and Walmart.”
By Coral Garnick, the Puget Sound Business Journal.