Will people legally consume cannabis publicly in your bar, nightclub or restaurant in the years to come? The 2017 Nightclub & Bar Show panel discussion “Monetizing Cannabis” sought to answer that question. Cultural shifts throughout America have changed America's perception of cannabis, as have laws passed in a handful of states. Watch the panel discussion here!
While it's disappointing that a reduction in Federal Excise Tax wasn't included as part of the Craft Beverage Modernization and Tax Reform Act that was passed by Congress, a key provision in the bill did advance.
Corporate giant Exxon Mobil, with its 83,000-plus employees and revenue in the tens of billions of dollars, is suing Nielsen Spirits over the Roxx Vodka logo, claiming that consumers will confuse their gasoline with ultra-premium Polish vodka.