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Weekly Update — Cocktails to-go OK after 10 p.m.; feedback requested for new Food Code; bowling centers can reopen

[New FAQ] Cocktails to-go OK after 10 p.m., gatherings and more Recently the Governor’s Office created a FAQ document clarifying some hospitality operations in Phases 2 & 3. Click here

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A New Faster Funding Option: True Daily Funding

Get Paid within Hours of a Batch You can now access your funds within hours of a batch, seven days a week, holidays included, with True Daily Funding. Originally slated

Food Safety News Room Washington State

Food Code updates: Your feedback needed

In the last several years, the association’s Government Affairs Team has been participating on your behalf in the Food Code revision process. We know we’ve asked for your comments before,

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Weekly Update — New mask guidance from L&I, hotel 2021 per diem rates, Rick Braa financial strategies webinar

New L&I guidance on employee mask alternatives Do you have employees who are medically exempt from wearing a mask? L&I has new guidance on how to accommodate these employees in

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Two Minute Video: What you need to know 8/19/20

New guidelines for fitness centers released by Governor’s Office; “Safe Start for Taverns and Restaurants” spot checks in Seattle and King County; Register for the upcoming Pierce County Virtual Town Hall.

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Adapting to a new payments landscape

This year brought new challenges for small businesses and their customers alike. The pandemic has put a laser-like focus on safeguarding the cardholder payment experience and providing new ways of

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Weekly Update — New reopening checklist flyers for quick service, must-watch webinars

[QSR flyer] Ready to Serve checklist now available Our team has updated the Ready to Serve checklist just for our quick service members. Click the link, hit print and hang

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Weekly Update — Updated restaurant reopening guide, additional PPP guidance

Fully updated: Washington restaurant reopening guide Our team has been hard at work to incorporate the recent state restrictions into our restaurant reopening guide. Check out our expanded guide, which

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Share on social to reopen our industry

Bringing this virus down is key to us getting our businesses open. Masks are a great tool to beat the virus. The Washington Hospitality Association and other business groups have

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Two Minute Video: What you need to know 8/5/20

More on the new restrictions impacting hospitality; statewide mask order information.