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Perceived Value, Price, and Profitability: Command A Higher Price For Your Tacos With Strategic Ingredients

Perceived Value, Price, and Profitability: Command A Higher Price For Your Tacos With Strategic Ingredients Customer’s value proposition is key to your brand’s bottom line profitability.  To drive your brewery’s profits, you have to think about strategic ingredients that customers … Continue reading

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How You Can Use High Profit, Low-cost Beans & Legumes as Featured Ingredients on your Menu

Breakfast and lunch are the growing segments for casual eateries.  Beans and legumes are low cost proteins and easy to prepare.  We just don’t immediately think about these gems when developing our menu.  Featuring beans on your breakfast menu is … Continue reading

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5 Great Foods Craft Breweries Can Make With a Simple Panini Maker

Don’t have space or money to install a full kitchen in your craft brewery? You can still offer a great menu with one or more simple kitchen “electrics.” Let’s look at what you can do with a panini maker. These … Continue reading

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5 Trendy Alcohol-Free Drinks for Your Designated Driver on St. Patrick’s Day

Whenever you have a party involving designated drivers, it’s logical and often expected to include some alcohol-free drinks. If you are hosting a party at this year’s St. Patrick’s Day, don’t forget to include the following cocktails for your driving … Continue reading

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5 Trendy New Green Cocktail Recipes for St. Patrick’s Day

In the Irish culture, the St. Patrick’s Day holiday is more than just a carnival – it serves to link the present with their history-rich past. Drinking is part of the celebration but it is not limited to beer. Green … Continue reading

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Process for getting a legal opinion on the interpretation of the Alcoholic Beverage Control Law from the State Liquor Authority Counsel’s Office

Process for getting a legal opinion on the interpretation of the Alcoholic Beverage Control Law from the State Liquor Authority Counsel’s Office To request a counsel opinion letter concerning the interpretation of Alcoholic Beverage Control Law or policy of the … Continue reading

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Transporting Alcoholic Beverages in New York State

Transporting Alcoholic Beverages in New York State For alcoholic beverages to be transported on roads within the borders of New York State, the vehicle must have a trucking (company or fleet) permit from the New York State Liquor Authority unless … Continue reading

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Retail licensees consider yourself warned … no excuses!

Retail licensees should step-up ID practices to avoid violations during the recently announced state-wide multi-agency compliance enforcement effort.  The police can issue a criminal summons to appear in criminal court and that same report can be used again by the … Continue reading

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One size doesn’t fit all when it comes to contracts

Many employers download “standard” employment agreements from internet resources to use in their employee on-boarding process.  In fact, some payroll service providers provide subscriptions to online forms collections as a value add to their payroll services. These agreements can lead … Continue reading

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Including Kitchen Workers in tipping pools

The courts in part of the country (9th Circuit covering California, Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Montana, Nevada and Arizona) are supporting the US Department of Labor’s attack on restaurants who include kitchen workers in tipping pools.  The rule is clear: participating … Continue reading

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