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Woodford Reserve Donates $15K to Wounded Warrior Following Kentucky Derby 141 ®, Woodford Reserve has donated $15,000 to the Wounded Warrior Equestrian Program to continue developing equine therapy programs for wounded veterans. The donation stems from net proceeds raised from Woodford Reserve’s annual $1,000 Mint Julep Cup program. 2015 marked the tenth year of the program, with more than $410,000 total raised for equine and humanitarian causes to date. “The Wounded Warrior Equestrian Program is grateful for Woodford Reserve’s support and donation,” said Bridget Kroger, the organization’s founder and president. “It was a… Read More
The Fate of the Happy Hour Since Illinois and several other states passed laws several years back effectively banning the happy hour out of concerns over drunk driving, some have begun to call for a review of such policies. The New York Times spoke to four people with four different takes on happy hour laws, including Audrey Saunders of the famous Pegu Club cocktail den. Have a look at the opinions in the article below by clicking on the link, and keep an eye on the upcoming legislation in your state… Read More
Brockmans Welcomes Warmth With Summer Cocktails Brockmans Gin, a super premium, new-style gin, is targeting cocktail menus throughout the northeast with a refreshing array of seasonal drink recipes. After a cold and snowy winter in the brand’s five markets—CT, MA, NJ, NY, and RI— Brockmans Gin is ready to showcase its unique botanical recipe in summer concoctions. “Gin has long been a go-to base spirit for cocktails during the hot summer months,” explains Bob Fowkes, Director and Co-Founder of Brockmans Gin. “The wide range of botanicals and intensely smooth taste of… Read More
Dos Equis® Celebrates Summer with Rising of the Moon Dos Equis is gearing up for a legendary summer with the debut of this summer’s retail and on-premise promotion designed to capitalize on the outdoor summer occasions that rise with the moon.  Running June 1st through the end of August, Dos Equis’ Luna Rising is a fully-integrated campaign that includes limited edition packaging, national TV, digital and social support along with events and sponsorships that will inspire LDA+ consumers to choose Dos Equis by showcasing that as the moon rises, so do the possibilities. “The… Read More
Tap TV Updates Trivia Channel AMI Entertainment Network is happy to announce the latest updates for the Tap TV Trivia channel, including several fun new trivia games and all-new schedules.  Tap TV is introducing seven new trivia games to its lineup, providing something for every trivia fan! New games include Raceway, All-You-Can-Eat, Travel Spot, 70’s, Transport, Americana, and Get Fit. To see a complete list of games and descriptions, visit www.taptvtonight.com/trivia. Tap TV Trivia is celebrating the summer with a new seasonal schedule that features a new game every 20… Read More
The Law of the Land When opening a business, it’s important to have all of your legal ducks in a row. When it comes to opening a business that involves liquor, it’s even more important that every aspect of your business—in terms of avoiding litigation, liquor liability, and proper insurance—are set firmly in place to ensure you don’t hit any road blocks after opening day. Larry Stoddard III, an attorney formerly with Avelino Nitkewicz LLP in New York City, is an expert when it comes to asset protection and liquor… Read More
HOW TO: Keep an Eye on Security Your bar is your safe haven. It is where you have put your money, your time, blood, sweat, and tears. And in order to keep it running like a well-oiled machine, it’s important to implement a certain level of security. Your staff may love their jobs and you all get along, but that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t keep an eye on them. And when a rowdy customer comes busting through your doors on a Saturday night, it’s important to make sure they’re monitored before they… Read More
 
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July 01, 2015

Newcastle Aims Campaign at Light Beer Drinkers


Newcastle Brown Ale is campaigning to reach out to the drinkers of light beer. A common misconception about this brown ale is that it is heavy and bitter, but Newcastle is looking to change that perception. Newcastle Brown Ale is the No. 1...
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June 30, 2015

The Power of POS


With the POS market expanding, in both new hardware technology and the sheer number of options available, price point and power continue to dominate on-premise decisions when it comes time to pick a platform. At first there were a few, then a...
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June 30, 2015

Meeting Modern Music Head-on On-premise


Advancements in on-premise entertainment—specifically at the jukebox—have been fast and furious over the last decade, challenging not only providers but also bar owners to keep up with the rapid pace that today’s consumers demand and...
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June 30, 2015

ID the Issue


If you’ve been in this industry for any amount of time, you know that 1% of customers cause 95% of incidents at nightclubs and bars. All it takes is one. But being aware and proactive in protecting your venue and your customers can make all the...
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June 30, 2015

Woodford Reserve Donates $15K to Wounded Warrior


Following Kentucky Derby 141 ®, Woodford Reserve has donated $15,000 to the Wounded Warrior Equestrian Program to continue developing equine therapy programs for wounded veterans. The donation stems from net proceeds raised from Woodford...
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June 30, 2015

NEW X-RATED® FUSION LIQUEUR® PEACH BLUSH


X-Rated® Fusion Liqueur®, a sophisticated spirit known for its unique flavors and exotic hues, introduces X-Rated® Fusion Liqueur® Peach BlushTM. The third in the X-Rated Fusion Liqueur portfolio, Peach Blush is a luscious fusion of...
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June 29, 2015

Deep Eddy Vodka Celebrates Strong Growth


Deep Eddy Vodka recently announced it has produced more than 500,000 nine-liter cases over the past 12 months, setting the company on a path to meet its goal of 700,000 cases in 2015 and 1 million cases in 2016. As Deep Eddy experiences its...

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