Zander Guy Voted Incoming Chair-Elect to NABCA Board

A. D. "Zander" Guy, Jr., Chairman, North Carolina Alcoholic Beverage Control Commission (NC ABC Commission), was voted chair-elect to the NABCA Board of Directors. He will assume responsibilities of this position in May 2019,...

Raising Alcohol Awareness

April was first designated “Alcohol Awareness Month” in 1987, when the public information campaign was founded by the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence. For the past three decades, NCADD has sponsored the...

Inside a Washington State Cannabis Grow Operation

Cannabis is big business in Washington State. Six years after the state first legalized recreational pot, the industry has grown to $361 million in annual revenue. This requires constant crop harvests to keep up....

IABD Developing System to Track Discount Offers

The Iowa Alcoholic Beverages Division (ABD) announced that it will be partnering with Beverage Merchandising, Inc. to develop a system to track and record promotional discount offers made by alcoholic beverages manufacturers to Iowa...

September is Virginia Spirits Month

Governor Ralph Northam declared September as Virginia Spirits Month, marking the third annual celebration designed to educate consumers and travelers about Virginia distilled spirits. “Virginia is the birthplace of American spirits, and our 70 licensed...

2014 Holiday Merchandising Guide

To view a PDF of this year's holiday merchandising guide, please click the link below:   StateWays 2014 Holiday Merchandising Guide

Education and Enforcement: Talking to Students

Interactive learning is the basis of a successful drunk-drinking education program created by the West Virginia Alcohol Beverage Control Administration. Now in its fifth year, the DUI Simulator Program buckles participants into the seat of...

25th Annual ProWein Happening in March

ProWein 2019, International Trade Fair for Wines and Spirits, will celebrate its 25th anniversary with about 6,800 exhibitors from around the world. All major winegrowing regions will be represented, conveniently grouped by country within...

David Jackson Named New COO of NABCA

Jerry Janicki, who has served for 22 years as NABCA’s senior vice president of operations/COO will step away from his full-time position at the Association at the end of June. Mr. Janicki has decided...

Virginia ABC Welcomes Autumn Harvest of New Products

The Virginia Alcoholic Beverage Control Authority (ABC) has added 17 new products to its catalog of more than 3,000 distilled spirits, Virginia wines and mixers. This autumn’s class of spirits represent a variety of categories...

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