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2018 General Managers Meeting

Presentations given at the 2018 General Managers Meeting in Greensboro:

Association Membership

Membership in the North Carolina Association of ABC Boards is open to all of the local ABC boards in North Carolina.

The Association’s By-laws concerning membership read as follows:

Article III

Section 1
Members. Membership in the Association shall be available to all county and municipal Alcoholic Beverage Control Boards in North Carolina.

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Alcohol Education

We’ve all heard the importance of “drinking responsibly,” but it’s not as common to hear an actual definition of what responsible alcohol use really is. So what does it mean to drink responsibly?

There are probably a lot of different answers to that question, but as it relates to binge drinking and the misuse of alcohol, one way is to consider the following responsible drinking guidelines, including the definition of a standard drink.

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Customers Give Their Local ABC Stores High Marks

North Carolina retail customers and business customers alike gave their local ABC liquor stores an overall grade of A- according to a recent statewide customer service telephone interview survey of 424 retail customers, 400 business customers, and 400 adult non-customers. Retail customers graded their local ABC liquor store higher overall than they graded their local grocery store, bank, discount store, and drug store. Retail and business customers also identified areas in which customer service at local ABC stores and community citizenship of the local ABC boards could be improved.

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Legislative News

Contact Legislators to Make a Difference

You can help the North Carolina Association of ABC Boards by contacting the Representatives and Senators who represent you in the Legislature. Effective lobbying requires both constituent contact and direct lobbying efforts. Below you will find below instructions on how to determine who represents you, and how to locate their contact information.

Legislators are dependent on your vote, as their constituent, and are always anxious to hear from you and to learn of your interests and issues.

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