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Open Container Laws Modified, Could Pose Challenges for Retailers

While its true common consumption areas and to-go beverages might not be entirely new concepts, remaining COVID restrictions and lingering fears have propelled the pair into the limelight. The positioning comes as major cities across the U.S. loosen open container and public drinking laws. Shifts in traditional regulation are intended to help the restaurant industry, a catalyst of economic growth and development, to drive business and avoid further declining sales. Legalized common consumption in Colorado... Read More

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Enforcement Ramps up Efforts on Underage Alcohol Sales, Social Access

From California and Texas, to Florida and Massachusetts, news headlines spanning the web recount stories of illegal access to alcohol among those under the legal drinking age. Obtained through methods such as shoulder taps, social access and underage purchases, at The BARS Program, we can assure you government agencies are out in full-force to combat underage access. Headlines report active compliance checks to uphold alcoholic beverage control laws throughout the country, as well as adverse... Read More

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Play it Safe by Installing Consistent BARS Checker Visits

It s no secret consistency becomes routine. And routine your employees will have when you partner with The BARS Program. We ll work in tandem with management teams to redirect and reinforce compliance training efforts, so ID checks become commonplace. These efforts could protect your business from failing government-back stings AND give your employees ample chance to practice what you preach. With BARS, employee practice opportunities come in the form of Red and Green Cards.... Read More

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Uncorking The BARS Program's Reporting Functionality

A partnership with The BARS Program is a vital step toward attaining near-flawless compliance with state and local regulations governing the sale of alcohol and tobacco. Following each and every visit, your management team – big or small – is outfitted with near real-time reporting metrics. These valuable, business-specific metrics are available with username and password protection via The BARS Program website . In addition to database archival, reports are emailed to specified management team... Read More

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Retail Compliance Mixology: A Recipe for Employee, Business Success

Proactively safeguard your retail business from the consequences of failed government-backed stings by partnering with The BARS Program. Our highly tested and proven compliance training platform works in your favor to ensure employees are fully aware of and adequately trained on compliance practices related to the sale of age-restricted products. How BARS Works Following initial consultation to learn about your business current compliance practices for the sale of alcohol and tobacco, BARS works to establish... Read More

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Tobacco Market Trends Incite Necessity of Compliance Training

Nearly one year ago, the U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) approved legislation to change the legal age for purchasing tobacco and tobacco-related products to 21. These changes apply to retail establishments and persons, including military personnel; and includes tobacco products, such as cigarettes, cigars, e-cigarettes and hookahs. As a result of Tobacco 21 Legislation (T21 or Tobacco21), the FDA now executes nationwide checks to determine retailer compliance; this includes verification of purchasers age under... Read More

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Designing a Carding Policy Employees and Customers Can Get Behind

Age is more than just a number. The chronological sequencing of digits bares rite of passage along the way as one s age contributes a great deal to maturity, qualifications and so on. At The BARS Program, we re partial to the number 35 and here s why. Many clients come to us asking for carding policy recommendations. Some are worried current practices aren t strict enough, while others say operations follow a firm “ID... Read More

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Retailers Expand Sales to Include Delivery Options: Now and in the Future

At least 35 states and territories, including Washington, D.C. and Puerto Rico, 1 allow for on-demand alcohol delivery. Once thought to be a temporary adjustment within the liquor industry to keep restaurants, bars and stores afloat, several states now seek to make alcohol delivery permanent as the COVID-19 Pandemic rages on. Alcohol Delivery Uncorked At least two Texas representatives back a bill to make an emergency measure filled in July permanent. The bill would make... Read More

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