Package Liquor Store Month
Every November, the American Beverage Licensees (ABL) and licensed beverage retailers nationwide come together to celebrate Package Liquor Store month. This month not only kicks off the busiest season for liquor stores, it is a time to recognize the vital role that they play in our economy. Below are just a few items on how they have impacted the economy this past year.
- Off-premise retailers are responsible for $42.04 Billion in direct economic impact.
- Off-premise retailers pay $16.31 Billion in State, Local, and Federal taxes.
- Off-premise retailers are responsible for over 565,400 direct jobs in the U.S.
- Off-Premise retailers pay their employees more than $18.67 Billion in annual wages and benefits.