Topic: News

2017 Nightclub & Bar Award Winners Named

Nightclub & Bar Media Group has selected winners across 15 different categories for the 2017 Nightclub & Bar Awards, recognizing both individuals and establishments from across the nation who demonstrate a remarkable talent of skill and expertise while driving the industry to a new level of success. Winners will be honored at the 2017 Nightclub & Bar Conference and Trade show, North America's premier industry show.

2017 Nightclub & Bar Show Features 100s of Exhibitors, 70+ Speaker Sessions & More

The Nightclub & Bar Convention and Trade Show is the top industry-leading and largest annual bar and nightlife trade show in the United States. For its 33rd year in operation the Nightclub & Bar Show has added innovative sessions, seminars, workshops and off-site events. Taking over the Las Vegas Convention Center March 27-29, attendees will have the opportunity to make new discoveries, learn tips of the trade and make connections they canat get anywhere else.

Premium Spirits Trending Upward

Distilled spirits gained dollar share of the total beverage alcohol category for the 7th consecutive year. Adult consumers clearly have a taste for and interest in premium distilled spirits. The top three fastest growing areas for spirits in terms of value are super premium vodka, high-end Irish whiskey, and super premium Canadian whisky.

Lady Gaga to Enter Wine Market with Grigio Girls

Lady Gaga has filed the necessary paperwork to produce wine, wine coolers, wine punches, and wine cocktails under the brand name Grigio Girls. The name Grigio Girls is a tribute to one of her best friends, Sonja, and the name of a Gaga song dedicated to the same friend.

Text Messages Reduce Problem Drinking in Adults

Researchers have found that text messaging is an effective tool to reduce the heavy consumption of alcohol among adults seeking help on the internet. The results of this first-of-its-kind study show that when drinkers received adaptive tailored texts, their drinking reduction was similar to many in-person moderation treatments.

'Monetizing Cannabis' Panel Discussion

This year's Nightclub & Bar Show in Las Vegas will host a special "Monetizing Cannabis" panel discussion open to all attendees, providing insight into how nightclubs and bars can capitalize on opportunities while mitigating the risks.

Time is Running Out to Vote!

Time is running out to vote for the 2017 Nightclub & Bar Awards! The deadline is approaching FAST, so take the time now to vote in one, some or all of the 15 Nightclub & Bar Awards categories. Voting closes Wednesday, 1, 2017, so don't miss out on making your voice heard.