Many state laws seemed to be waived overnight as stay-at-home orders were put into place and drinkers embraced trends such as liquor delivery, virtual happy hours and online wine tasting. Curbside cocktails in 12 and 16-ounce bottles particularly helped Waldo Thai make up for its lost revenue from dine-in customers.
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Oklahoma City, Okla — Studies show alcohol sales are skyrocketing during the coronavirus pandemic while more Oklahomans are working from home. Reports show they're drinking to pass the time and relieve stress, but experts say drinking might have the opposite effect.