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As people clamor to get the best black Friday deals, there’s one thing you may want to leave off your list — alcohol.

Publix Grocery Stores will now deliver booze right to your doorstep if you happened to forgot rum for your coquito or bourbon for your eggnog.

The Lakeland-based grocer has partnered with Instacart for a while now to administer its delivery service. It will now extend that service to Publix Liquor Stores and drop off spirits within two hours of checking out online.

Starting Up In South Florida By 9 Entrepreneurs

Apr 3, 2014
Diego Saldana-Rojas

We caught up with several South Florida entrepreneurs about their trials and triumphs in starting a business in South Florida. 

Jordan Melnick started "Sktchy", an app that connects artists with subjects to draw, paint or sculpt.

Q: What was the moment you realized South Florida would work well for your business?

Pandwe Gibson started EcoTech Visions, a business incubator with a focus on environmental companies.

Q: What is the most difficult part about starting a business in South Florida?