sales http://wkms.org en KY Retailers Still Have Room to Grow http://wkms.org/post/ky-retailers-still-have-room-grow <p></p><p>Kentucky retailers are hoping for an ‘end of the year’ rush between now and Tuesday.&nbsp; The 2012 holiday shopping period is certainly not one for the record books.&nbsp; Laura Leigh Goins with the Kentucky Retail Federation says businesses gauge sales from November through the end of December.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p> Thu, 27 Dec 2012 12:00:51 +0000 Stu Johnson (KPR) 26119 at http://wkms.org KY Retailers Still Have Room to Grow Princeton Studies Other Cities’ Liquor Laws http://wkms.org/post/princeton-studies-other-cities-liquor-laws <p>Princeton City Council members are studying how two other western Kentucky cities have implemented their local option laws allowing alcohol sales.&nbsp;</p><p> Thu, 23 Aug 2012 14:44:28 +0000 Dave Shinall 21183 at http://wkms.org Princeton Studies Other Cities’ Liquor Laws TN hopeful that state follows KY's wine sales ruling http://wkms.org/post/tn-hopeful-state-follows-kys-wine-sales-ruling <p>Some Tennesseans hope their state will change alcohol sales regulations at grocery stores after a federal court in Kentucky found beer only sales at grocery stores unconstitutional. Tennessee Grocers and Convenience Store Association President Jarron Springer says the current law is outdated, and that Tennessee is missing out on 30 million dollars of annual revenue with the low alcohol content level.</p> Thu, 16 Aug 2012 09:00:00 +0000 Rose Krzton-Presson 20825 at http://wkms.org TN hopeful that state follows KY's wine sales ruling KY's ruling on wine sales in groceries may affect TN revenue http://wkms.org/post/kys-ruling-wine-sales-groceries-may-affect-tn-revenue <p>The recent federal court ruling that Kentucky&rsquo;s law against selling wine in grocery stores is unconstitutional may affect a similar law in Tennessee. Tennessee Grocers and Convenience Store Association President Jarron Springer says their campaign &ldquo;Red, White and Food&rdquo; has long addressed this and that Kentucky&rsquo;s court ruling will hurt Tennessee&rsquo;s revenue if it doesn&rsquo;t soon follow suit.</p> Wed, 15 Aug 2012 20:45:31 +0000 Rose Krzton-Presson 20824 at http://wkms.org KY's ruling on wine sales in groceries may affect TN revenue TVA electricity: winter sales down, summer sales up http://wkms.org/post/tva-electricity-winter-sales-down-summer-sales <p>A 5 percent increase in electricity sales from hot weather this summer has boosted the Tennessee Valley Authority&rsquo;s profits this quarter. But it wasn&rsquo;t enough to offset the 5.9 percent drop that came with last winter&rsquo;s mild patterns. TVA officials couldn&#39;t say whether they&#39;d increase power rates at the start of the new fiscal year in October until after its board meets later this month.</p> Fri, 03 Aug 2012 16:16:54 +0000 Associated Press 20178 at http://wkms.org Bourbon Sales Up http://wkms.org/post/bourbon-sales <p>Kentucky&rsquo;s bourbon production has increased 115% over the past 13 years according to the Kentucky Distiller&rsquo;s Association.&nbsp;</p><p> Thu, 05 Jul 2012 16:00:00 +0000 Dan Conti (KPR) 18731 at http://wkms.org Bourbon Sales Up