In December, the WVABCA
Enforcement Division piloted an app, Intellicheck Age ID, which enables field agents to scan IDs.
also works closely with colleges and universities, state and local law enforcement agencies, community coalitions and other organizations to promote messages centered on responsible drinking and serving.
During the 2015 fiscal year alone, the WVABCA
generated $94,152,428 in retail sales and sold a total of 707,651 cases.
Building on the success of the DUI Simulator Program, the WVABCA
last year launched "No School Spirits," which accepted PSA drunk-driving essays from high-school students.
To begin the process, the WVABCA
collaborated with its state's central office of technology.
"Our current system is over two decades old," says Gig Robinson, spokesman for the WVABCA
. "We decided to incorporate a lot of modernizations to enhance the distribution center.
At present, the WVABCA
has 1,992 regular codes for fisting and 969 active special order codes, up from 1,975 and 839, respectively.
Modernization of the Distribution Center is a priority project for the WVABCA
and is a contributing reason for the increased volume and sales.
All retail liquor stores now place orders on-line, promoting greater accuracy and more user-friendliness- Both stores and the general public can view all products and listings on the WVABCA
has been re-bidding retail outlets licenses which expired on June 30, 2010.
At this time the WVABCA
is on the cusp of rebidding these licenses.
This new approach allows the WVABCA
to maintain a tighter inventory control by determining which product(s) comprise the ABCA Bailment Portfolio.