February 17, 2016
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
From the Office of John J. Suchy
Division Director of Liquor Control
Re: UNIMERC Number No Longer Required for Brand Registration
Effective immediately, the department will no longer require the practice of requiring wholesalers/manufacturers/shippers to obtain a UNIMERC number from DISCUS as part of the brand/label registration protocol.
We believe that this will expedite the process by which brands can be registered and come into the marketplace.
John J. Suchy, Director of the Liquor Control Division
The Department of Consumer Protection, through the State Liquor Control Commission, oversees all sales of liquor in the State of Connecticut.
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