And the Survey Says  –  We got an overwhelming response to our survey last month on liquor pricing practices. The results of the survey were not surprising, but being able to document what we already knew anecdotally will be helpful in building our case. Here are the key takeaways from the survey responses: Only a…

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As previewed in last month’s report, we’ve launched an effort to deal with liquor pricing. We’ve met with the State Liquor Authority to review our legislative proposals. The Authority does not take positions on bills pending before the legislature, except for the ones they advance, but they provided helpful technical comments. They also asked good…

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We’ve scheduled our Annual Golf Outing for Monday, June 5th at Cronin’s Golf Course in Warrensburg, New York. This year’s outing is sure to be the best in many years. Planning is already underway to make sure we have plenty of beverages and prizes – now we just need attendees to take advantage of the…

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Earlier this month we reminded you that the first of several annual increases in the minimum wage will take effect at the end of this month. We also advised you that the allowances, credits and minimum weekly salary for employees to be exempt from the state overtime rule will also increase by the same percentage…

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