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Barking Irons and Bombay Sapphire have Teamed Up to Create “Bar Bag”

Barking Irons and Bombay Sapphire have Teamed Up to Create The “Bar Bag”

Barking Irons and Bombay Sapphire have teamed up to create this one- of-a-kind, limited edition “Bar Bag” for the world’s finest cocktail aficionados.

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Alabama Bartender William Batson Named First Certified Spirits Professional in the State by United States Bartenders Guild

Alabama Bartender William Batson Named First Certified Spirits Professional in the State

Alabama bartender turned entrepreneur William Batson has been recognized as a Certified Spirits Professional by the United States Bartenders Guild.

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Jon Taffer on the Rachel Ray Show with Ray and Regis Philbin

Jon Taffer Spills Dirty Secrets from Behind the Bar

Jon Taffer is back dishing about his new show Hungry Investors. Taffer talks bars and food on the Rachel Ray Show.

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Cardinal International

Cardinal International Announces the Addition of Michele Brooks to the Sales Group

Cardinal International, North America’s leading tabletop marketer to the hospitality industry, is announcing the appointment of Michele Brooks to the sales team reporting directly to Bryan O’Rourke, President & CEO.

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Oyster Bar

Go For the Food: Taste the Big Easy in St. Louis

The Broadway Oyster Bar may be a mere block from the home stadium of the St. Louis Cardinals, but its heart lies in another Mississippi River city nearly 700 miles south.

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Topshelf Bartending

Topshelf Bartenders Becomes A Part Of Onondaga Community College’s Curriculum

Topshelf Bartenders celebrated their one year anniversary of business this past January. In a tough economy, are people spending the extra money to learn a new profession?

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Cocktail Bar

The 30 Hottest Cocktail Bars in America Right Now

Here are 30 of the hottest cocktail bars in the United States right now. It's been nearly a year since the last update of the national cocktail heatmap, but now it's time once again to hone in on the new and the most buzzed about bars.

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Open Table

OpenTable Diner Reviews Reveal Top 100 Most Romantic Restaurants

As we look forward to the romance of Valentine's Day, OpenTable is pleased to announce the 2013 Diners' Choice Award winners for the Top 100 Most Romantic Restaurants in the United States.

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Open Table

The Telegraph: What makes a Perfect Pub?

The Telegraph: It’s a heady mixture of good ale, lager, wine, and food – not forgetting sympathetic conversation, hospitality and lighting

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Open Table

NRN.com: Having Words With: Sally Smith, Chief Executive, Buffalo Wild Wings

One year has made a huge difference in Buffalo Wild Wings’ cost structure, but chief executive Sally Smith remains focused on managing the 837-unit chain not only through the high commodity inflation of 2012 but also over the long term as a high-growth company.

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Bar Management - Bar News & Events

Free Webinar: How to Profit with Pay-Per-View Events

September 20, 2016 | Article | By Nightclub & Bar

Pay-per-view boxing nights are big, profitable events. Join us on September 27 at 2:00 PM EST for our FREE webinar, "How to Profit with Pay-Per-View...

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Why You Need to Retire the Paper Guest List

September 20, 2016 | Article | By Whitney Larson

In today's digital world there's no reason you should still use pen and paper to manage your nightclub's guest lists. It's time to move on, go...

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Drinking for Health: Cocktails with a Purpose

September 20, 2016 | Article | By Amanda Baltazar

Just two years ago, the Cocktails with Purpose, a program designed to meet guests' desire for wellness, was rolled out by the JW Marriott chain in...

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Grape Expectations for Peruvian Pisco

September 20, 2016 | Article | By Kelly Magyarics

Some people labor under the false impression that pisco is only for the summer, and that it belongs in the same category as low-end vodka and rum....

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E-Marketing Magic: Are You Talking to Me?

September 20, 2016 | Article | By Nancy A. Shenker

Communicating directly to customers can be a great way to build a one-on-one relationship. But with literally billions of emails sent each day, how...

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Video: Learn About the Bar & Nightlife Industry at Nightclub & Bar Show

September 20, 2016 | Article | By Nightclub & Bar

The future of the bar and nightlife industry happens at the Nightclub & Bar Show. Our education sessions, workshops and keynotes ensure that you’re...

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Making the Highball Hot Again

September 20, 2016 | Article | By Jack Robertiello

Operations like Chicago's GreenRiver are leading the charge for the return of the highball, but you'd hardly recognize this classic cocktail today....

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5 Top Tips for Marketing Your Nightclub or Bar

September 13, 2016 | Article | By Whitney Larson

In today's data-driven world there's no excuse to not know your guests and what they want from you. It's all too common for operators to spend money...

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Global Nightclub Trends You Can Bring to Your Club

September 13, 2016 | Article | By Nancy A. Shenker

Nightclub owners and operators interested in offering new experiences to their guests should take a look at what nightlife venues in other countries...

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Special Elixir: Growing a Private Label

September 13, 2016 | Article | By Amanda Baltazar

Operators looking to strengthen their bar programs should consider offering their guests private label offerings. Own-brand beverages are an...

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Features

Maximize Tasting Experience with Hard Cider Glass by Libbey

September 20, 2016 | News | By Nightclub & Bar

Hard cider is one of the top trending beverages. It's particularly popular in the fall. Libbey's innovative 16-ounce Hard Cider Glass and 5-ounce...

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Jameson Irish Whiskey Partners with 7 American Breweries to Form Jameson Caskmates Drinking Buddies

September 15, 2016 | News | By Nightclub & Bar

Jameson Irish Whiskey continues its craft brewery partnerships with Jameson Caskmates Drinking Buddies. A collaboration with seven American craft...

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Wood's High Mountain Distillery Announces New Aluminum Bottle

September 14, 2016 | News | By Nightclub & Bar

Wood's High Mountain Distillery has announced that Tenderfoot Whiskey is now available in a resealable 750ml aluminum bottle. Called the "Backcountry...

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Provence Nominated for Wine Enthusiast's 2016 Wine Star Award for Wine Region of the Year

September 14, 2016 | News | By Nightclub & Bar

Wine Enthusiast has named Provence, France, as a nominee for Wine Enthusiast's 2016 Wine Star Award for Wine Region of the Year. This marks the...

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Kavalan Claims Top 5 Whiskies in the World at International Review of Spirits

September 13, 2016 | News | By Nightclub & Bar

Kavalan has monopolized the independent Beverage Testing Institute's "International Review of Spirits" competition, ensuring that no other whisky...

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Joseph Magnus Bourbon Wins 2016 Best in Show

September 13, 2016 | News | By Nightclub & Bar

Joseph Magnus Bourbon was judged 2016 Best in Show - Best Straight Bourbon, and also awarded Double Gold at the 2016 New York World Wine & Spirits...

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Nightclub & Bar Partners with Florida Restaurant & Lodging Association

September 13, 2016 | News | By Nightclub & Bar

Nightclub & Bar Convention and Trade Show will support the Florida Restaurant & Lodging Association (FRLA) during the Florida Restaurant & Lodging...

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Registration for 2017 VIBE Conference Opens this Week

September 12, 2016 | News | By Nightclub & Bar

Registration for the 2017 VIBE Conference, the premiere beverage conference for chain beverage executives and supplier partners, will open this week....

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Stand out from the Competition with Elevated Beverage Presentation

September 6, 2016 | News | By Nightclub & Bar

Set your bar or nightclub apart through presentation and service. Guests desire creativity and are willing to pay more for high quality beverages. To...

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2017 Nightclub & Bar Show Partners with CORE to Raise Awareness for Working Families in Need

August 31, 2016 | News | By Nightclub & Bar

Nightclub & Bar Convention and Trade Show will once again partner with nonprofit CORE (Children of Restaurant Employees) to raise awareness for...

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Yard House Founder Steele Platt joins the Nightclub & Bar Show

March 3, 2015 | By Nightclub & Bar

Steele Platt will bring his rags to riches story on how he created a restaurant chain worth $585,000,000 to the 2015 Nightclub & Bar Show during his...

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See and Be Seen at the Nightclub & Bar Show

February 24, 2015 | By Ron Cates

When the events are always held at your place, you’re used to people coming to you. But when you’re the one attending the event it can be...

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What's Next for Chicago Based DineAmic Group?

February 24, 2015 | By Nightclub & Bar

The kings of ampersands, first came the success of Bull & Bear and now the soon-to-open Prime & Provisions, the two guys behind the restaurants and...

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Bar Rescue Experts Return to Nightclub & Bar Show

February 17, 2015 | By Nightclub & Bar

Experts from the hit TV series "Bar Rescue" will bring their specialized industry knowledge to the 2015 Nightclub & Bar Show!

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World Famous Skateboarder Tony Hawk joins the Nightclub & Bar Show

February 13, 2015 | By Nightclub & Bar

Entrepreneur, Professional Skateboarder, CEO and Philanthropist Tony Hawk will bring his lessons of leadership and perseverance to the 2015 Nightclub...

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6 Things we Learned from #NCBTaffer Takeover

February 10, 2015 | By Kristen Santoro

Jon Taffer took over the Nightclub & Bar twitter page to answer your specific industry questions on running a successful bar or nightlife venue. Here...

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Make Better Decisions that Benefit Your Bar

February 3, 2015 | By Kristen Santoro

When it comes to the Nightclub & Bar Show, undeniably, each year industry experts bring unique perspectives on growing trends, better business...

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Make Your Dream a Reality: Beginner's Guide to Opening a Bar

January 27, 2015 | By Kristen Santoro

We’ve compiled a thorough, but easy-to-digest guide to start your own business that will help you work towards real life plans for future money...

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World-Famous DJ Tiësto to Spin at #NCBShow15 Platinum Party

January 20, 2015 | By Kristen Santoro

We’re closing out the 2015 Nightclub & Bar Show by throwing an Industry New Year’s party to remember with superstar DJ Tiësto at Hakkasan.

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Gas Prices Down -- Drinks Up?

January 19, 2015 | By Donna Hood Crecca

Even with the falling gas prices consumer price sensitivity remains high for dining-out occasions, and drinks are not immune.

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