Molson Coors pledges $1 million to support bartenders affected by COVID-19 pandemic; Miller Lite encourages others to follow suit (via Peter Frost @ Molson Coors)

Molson Coors Beverage Co. today pledged $1 million to the United States Bartenders’ Guild, a nonprofit that supports bartenders and other service industry professionals, millions of whom are out of work due to widespread closures …

Richmond-area craft breweries and cideries try to survive by offering curbside pickup, deliveries (via John Reid Blackwell @ Richmond Times-Dispatch)

The beer is still flowing at Richmond-area craft breweries, but the coronavirus has taken a chunk out of sales as taprooms have closed for on-site beverage consumption and some breweries have had to lay off …

Virginia ABC allowing all restaurants with ABC-on licenses to sell wine and beer to go (via Karri Peifer @ Richmond Times-Dispatch)

Any restaurant in Virginia with a valid license to sell wine and beer on-premises can now sell wine and beer to go and for delivery without applying for additional permits. The Virginia Alcoholic Beverage Control …