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Train on New Labels, Safety Data Sheets by Dec. 1

Train on New Labels, Safety Data Sheets by Dec. 1

By Dec. 1, 2013, employers must train workers on new label elements and a standardized format for new Safety Data Sheets, formerly known as Material Safety Data Sheets, related to chemical hazards in the workplace. The training is required under…

Alabama Retail Comp to Return Almost $6.6 Million

Alabama Retail Comp to Return Almost $6.6 Million

2014 Return is Largest ARC Retro Return Ever MONTGOMERY – Alabama Retail Comp will return almost $6.6 million to qualified participants in 2014, an amazing 20 percent more than last year’s return. The retrospective return is the largest in the fund’s…

2013 Annual Meeting

2013 Annual Meeting

Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013 11:45 a.m. luncheon in Bruno Hall 1 p.m. annual and board meeting in Dunn French Library Harbert Center, 2019 Fourth Ave. N., Birmingham, AL 35203 View on our Calendar of Events LUNCHEON KEYNOTE SPEAKER Michael Patterson, vice…

Gulf Shores Eatery Owner Earns Gold Retailer of the Year Title

Gulf Shores Eatery Owner Earns Gold Retailer of the Year Title

BIRMINGHAM – The Alabama Retail Association, in cooperation with the University of Alabama at Birmingham’s Collat School of Business, today recognized outstanding Alabama retailers representing 12 retail businesses with operations in 72 Alabama cities and 31 states as Retailers of…

Mountain Brook Grocer Earns Silver Retailer of the Year Title

Mountain Brook Grocer Earns Silver Retailer of the Year Title

BIRMINGHAM – The Alabama Retail Association, in cooperation with the University of Alabama at Birmingham’s Collat School of Business, today recognized outstanding Alabama retailers representing 12 retail businesses with operations in 72 Alabama cities and 31 states as Retailers of…

Birmingham Barons Still Going Strong in Their 129th Year

Birmingham Barons Still Going Strong in Their 129th Year

BIRMINGHAM – The Birmingham Barons LLC, one of the most historic and celebrated franchises in minor league baseball, was honored today by the Alabama Retail Association as an Alabama Centennial Retailer, a retailer with 100 or more years in business…

Hibbett Sports CEO Earns Silver Retailer of the Year Title

Hibbett Sports CEO Earns Silver Retailer of the Year Title

BIRMINGHAM – The Alabama Retail Association, in cooperation with the University of Alabama at Birmingham’s Collat School of Business, today recognized outstanding Alabama retailers representing 12 retail businesses with operations in 72 Alabama cities and 31 states as Retailers of…