You Can Depend On CPSA

Our Experienced Staff is the Foundation of Our Success

Three-Tier System

Our executive director, staff, and lobbyists are constantly working with the legislature and Liquor Control Commission to ensure that your interests are protected

Strength In Numbers

No One of Us as Strong as All of Us

We Need Your Support

As the largest association protecting the rights of package store owners in Connecticut, we rely on the support of our members to fuel our strategy

Years of Success

Our Connections are Strong

CPSA is a Highly Respected Association

Session after session, CPSA proves success in areas such as blocking the repeal of minimum bottle pricing, extended sales hours, and additional permits

Stephen Downes
Stephen DownesPresident
CPSA is instrumental in halting legislation that would threaten liquor stores in Connecticut. We need you as a member to stay strong as an organization. Membership dues for package stores are tiered based on the size of each store. Please fill out the application or join online and become a member today. No one of us is as strong as all of us!

We look forward to serving you.

Stephen Downes, President, CPSA

Why Join?

  • We provide our members with Email updates/e-newsletters on legislative and regulatory issues, American Beverage Licensees (ABL) updates, and an ABL Insider membership magazine subscription
  • Membership to American Beverage Licencees (ABL), our national association for retailer interests in Washington D.C.
  • Answers to all of your industry-based questions and basic legal support for industry issues
  • Competitive pricing on credit and debit card processing rates through our partnership with TransGate Solutions.

  • Representation at Liquor Control – Our close attention and forward-thinking strategies have resolved many legislative decisions that could have negatively impacted the package store industry in Connecticut

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