COLUMBUS (PRNewswire) — The Ohio Hotel & Lodging Association this month entered a partnership with Health Communications Inc. designed to promote responsible service of alcohol in communities across Ohio.
Under the partnership, OHLA members will have the opportunity to become certified trainers for HCI’s flagship alcohol server training program, Training for Intervention Procedures, or TIPS. To become a TIPS trainer, OHLA members must successfully complete a two-day, train-the-trainer workshop. They may then provide TIPS training to their staff.
COLUMBUS — Over the next several weeks, as students return to college campuses across the state, agents with the Ohio Investigative Unit are encouraging campus-area liquor permit holders to make sure their staff know Ohio’s liquor laws by scheduling a free Alcohol Server Knowledge course.
COLUMBUS — Agents with the Ohio Investigative Unit, along with the Toledo Police Department, recently charged 13 people at a Toledo club for various illegal activities, including illegal drug trafficking and prostitution.
A search warrant was conducted at Déjà vu, 135 S. Byrne St. in Toledo, after a six month investigation into complaints of drug trafficking, prostitution and illegally operating a sexually oriented business. Additional charges are pending in the investigation.
CINCINNATI (PRNewswire) — Cincinnati-based Graeter’s Ice Cream is teaming up with the maker of Not Your Father’s Root Beer to promote an “adult” root beer float.
BOULDER, Colo. — American craft beer production volume increased 8 percent during the first half of the year, according to midyear data from the Brewers Association.
As of June 30, a record high 4,656 breweries were operating in the U.S, an increase of 917 breweries over the same time period of the previous year, according to the association. Additionally, there were about 2,200 breweries in planning.
LYNCHBURG, Tenn. (PRNewswire) — Jack Daniel’s has debuted its Personal Collection program, allowing participants to purchase their own customized selection of whiskey via a hand selected barrel of Jack Daniel’s Single Barrel Select.
HEALDSBURG, Calif. (PRNewswire) — Wine sales and marketing company Truett-Hurst recently announced it is moving its VML production facility and tasting room to Dry Creek Valley, Calif., following the sale of its current Healdsburg location.