Alcohol Importers bring wholesale alcohol from other states into their own state. Because alcohol regulations vary by state, importers are charged with ensuring shipments comply with state law. Accordingly, importers must hold the appropriate state liquor license and in many cases local business licenses.
At one time everyone was shuffling off to Buffalo. However today, many have gone to roost. New York's second largest city is a regional economic center boasting education,biotech and banking. Because New York State regulates many key industries and business-types, Buffalo regulates only certain things. applications are simple and the permitting process is relatively straightforward.