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Video: does your delivery driver need alcohol training?
ABC Consulting has a new training, called Virginia Responsible Delivery Drivers Certification, that only costs $14.95! If you are a deliverer of alcohol, it is so important that you understand the rules and regulations of delivery alcohol, in the state of Virginia. Our training course is online, self-paced and available so that you can be state certified, because state certification is going to be required, by all delivery drivers, in the state of Virginia, on July 1, 2022.
Video: Are you an ABC Manager?
What is an ABC Manager? What is your role? How do you qualify to be an ABC Manager? If you ARE an ABC Manager, be prepared for an inspection. And don't be intimidated. ABC Authority inspection agents are sworn police officers and they act very efficient and to the point. They just want to get your inspection over and get on with their day. Be prepared and make their day!
Video: Has your ABC License expired?
Has your Virginia ABC License expired? Why is this so important and why might you not know? Some changes happened that may have let your notification slip through the cracks. Let Crystal Stump tell you all about it, in her video:
Video: Banquet or Convenience Store license?
Which license SHOULD you apply for? It can be quite overwhelming. Convenience Store isn't what you think and perhaps what you really need in a Gourmet license. Watch our latest video and make your own decision (or we are only a call away).
Video: What kind of license? Gourmet? Convenience Store? Grocery?
Please follow our YouTube Channel for the latest content, education and changes to any law and code. We vary the content so that cover retail licensing for breweries, restaurants, convenience stores and skill-gaming locations. Our video, this week, covers why you, as a convenience store might like to apply for a Gourmet-Shop license, instead. We are your bridge to everything alcohol and compliance, in the state of Virginia and beyond
How to license a Wedding Venue
We often get calls about someone wanting to serve alcohol at their event venue or are looking into opening a wedding venue and are not really sure if they are going to able to serve alcohol. This video will go into the details of what it means to be a venue and how you can serve alcohol at your venue. LEGALLY
How do license your Wedding Venue
We'll give you a couple of options in our video (with Links to follow, too) so you can get to the right kind of license. Pour yourself a drink; you're going to need it
How to pass your alcohol inspection
How do you pass your ABC Inspection? Our consulting firm helps you do things in order, fill out forms completely and correctly and pass that initial (and subsequent) alcohol inspections. Head on over to our YouTube channel to learn for yourself how to pass that inspection. GOOD LUCK
New Video: What's first? Registrations or License?
In our video, Crystal Stump (owner and CEO of ABC Consulting and former Virginia ABC Special Agent from the Alcoholic Beverage Control Authority) is going to explain the order of your registrations – BEFORE getting that ABC license.
How to you serve alcohol outdoors, in Virginia -- legally
Looking to add patio seating? Want to serve alcohol, now that seasonal weather is heading our way? Watch our informational and educational video for lincensees in the state of Virginia
Convenience Store alcohol licensing
When you are applying for an alcohol license for a convenience store, it is important to know what VA ABC Authority defines as a Convenience store. We use the language (at ABC Consulting) convenience store and grocery store to mean the same thing, but to the VA ABC Authority, they are very different things! Our video (and blog) go over the important differences, as you apply for that license!
New Video: How to get a convenience store license to sell alcohol
We use the language (at ABC Consulting) convenience store and grocery store to mean the same thing, but to the VA ABC Authority, they are very different things! All you need to know about alcohol licenses for your grocery!
New Video: how can I apply for an alcohol license, in Virginia?
When applying for a license, DIY, make sure you understand that: The VA ABC Enforcement division is broken down into three smaller divisions that investigate alcohol license applications One-day licenses Retail licensing Industry Know all these tips in the video!