NYC Duane Reade Cozies Up to Community with Beer on Tap

on 17/01/11 at 12:18 am

Booze News

Next time you stop by your local pharmacy, you might be able to pick up all of your necessities including milk, shampoo, chips and a growler of beer. Yes, you read that right: A Williamsburg, Brooklyn-based Duane Reade is now offering beer on tap to its patrons.

Residents vehemently opposed the chain from entering their neighborhood because they feared that it would displace a local pharmacy, New York Times reported. So Duane Reade decided to cozy up to the naysayers by offering them something that they knew a hipster couldn’t say no to: beer on tap.

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