Tagged: alcoholic beverage control division

Marijuana Dispensary Trio Failed to Mention Family Tie

by Marty Cook 3/11/2019 12:00 am

A Mayflower family that failed to acknowledge their relationship is at the center of an investigation and a lawsuit over the granting of licenses for three medical marijuana dispensaries in Arkansas.

Medical Marijuana Put on Back Burner

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/11/2019 12:00 am

Impatient patients will have to wait at least until the end of April to buy legal medical marijuana in Arkansas.

From Potables to Pot, ABC Chief Doralee Chandler Stays Focused

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/11/2019 12:00 am

Doralee Chandler, the director of the Arkansas Alcoholic Beverage Control Division, says the “unknowns” in the state’s new medical marijuana industry are challenging.

Arkansas Cannabis Lineup Set: Last 3 Dispensaries Pay Fees

by Kyle Massey 2/5/2019 10:31 am

The starting lineup for Arkansas’ medical marijuana cultivation and dispensing industry is now set, pending complaint investigations, according to the state Alcoholic Beverage Control Division, which oversees enforcement of the new system.

Arkansas Liquor Stores See Sales Fall 5.5 Percent Since Grocery Wine Expansion

by Jan Cottingham 7/9/2018 9:36 am

Liquor stores throughout Arkansas have seen total sales fall an average of 5.5 percent since expanded sales of wine in grocery stores went into effect Oct. 1, according to a report released Monday.

Grocery Sales of Wine Hit Liquor Stores

by Jan Cottingham 7/9/2018 12:00 am

Expanded wine offerings have taken a toll on sales at the state’s package liquor stores.

Liquor Wholesaler Glazer's Charged Wal-Mart More, Suit Says

by Mark Friedman 11/13/2017 12:00 am

A former vice president at Southern Glazer’s Wine & Spirits LLC has alleged in a lawsuit that it charged Wal-Mart Stores Inc. more for alcohol than other retailers.

Wine Choices in Arkansas Set to Soar

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/30/2017 12:00 am

What once was a stream is now a flood as applications for grocery store wine permits pour into the Arkansas Alcoholic Beverage Control Division.

Medical Marijuana Rollout Sparks Interest Among Arkansas Entrepreneurs

by Sarah Campbell-Miller 7/3/2017 12:00 am

The state began accepting applications Friday from those wishing to grow and sell marijuana for medical use, but when the drug might make into the hands of patients is still anyone’s guess.

How to Score 100 on Marijuana Business Applications in Arkansas

by Sarah Campbell-Miller 7/3/2017 12:00 am

Applications to grow and sell medical marijuana, which are due Sept. 18, will be scored using a 100-point scale.

11 Apply for Retail Liquor Licenses in Little River County

by Arkansas Business Staff 6/12/2017 12:00 am

Eleven people have applied for retail liquor licenses in Little River County, according to the Arkansas Alcoholic Beverage Control Division.