Monthly Archives: May 2019

May 20

ITS NOT TOO LATE TO JOIN HIM!

Join us this evening at the Atlanta Nightlife Aliance’s Monthly Mixer tonight from 6pm-8pm! Hope to see you there!

May 18

Would You Go To A Bar With No Alcohol?

BBC News Margaret Eby A bar in Brooklyn has taken the first step towards a new trend in nightlife: a bar without alcohol! Getaway, a bar in Greenpoint, Brooklyn, has been acknowledged as a place with an oxymoron, but places like NYC and London have tried to appeal to a demographic of people who just […]

May 16

Soda Sales in Philly Drop Following the Tax on Sugary Drinks

NBC News A Philadelphia tax on sugary drinks back in 2017 has been the cause of a decline in the purchase of soft drinks in the state. The state has taken a 38% dive in sales of sugary drinks and diet drinks just last year. The results were posted just this past Tuesday in the […]

May 16

New Orleans-based coffee chain coming to San Antonio

My SA Madison Iszler PJ’s Coffee of New Orleans plans to open 180 new shops in Texas over the next decade. The bulk of the chain’s new franchise stores will be concentrated in the state’s largest cities, with 40 locations in San Antonio, 60 in Houston, 25 in Austin and 55 in Dallas-Fort Worth, according […]

May 16

Starbucks’ China challenger Luckin Coffee will price IPO at $17 a share

CNBC Amelia Lucas & Leslie Picker Luckin Coffee is preparing for its initial public offering for tomorrow and is trying to overtake Starbucks as the coffee chain with the largest presence in China. Luckin Coffee will price its initial public offering at $17 per share, sources with knowledge of the deal told CNBC on Thursday. […]

May 16

Heiress of Seagram Liquor Pleads Guilty to Crimes in New York

CNN Amir Vera & Sonia Moghe Two women plead guilty to a sex trafficking and racketeering pyramid scheme just two weeks ago in a New York federal court. Kathy Russell and Clare Bronfman, a known heiress to the Seagram Liquor fortune, were indicted back in March on racketeering charges for their involvement with a cult-like […]

May 16

Undercover Sting Includes More than 180 Liquor Shops

New York Post Bernadette Hogan 186 New York liquor stores were caught red-handed when it was discovered that they were serving alcohol to minors. Following the checkup of 851 businesses in the state, a near 200 of them- including 45 bars, restaurants, and liquor and spirit stores were against compliance when it was discovered that […]

May 07

Cocktails & Music: Are Artists Being Pimped Out? #ToSellAlcohol

On Tuesday, May 7, 2019 at 6 PM (EST), the 100-Proof Radio Show with Je’ Wesley, will explore Cocktails & Music: Are Artists Being Pimped Out? #ToSellAlcohol. While the music-alcohol relationship has a long history, current trends put the music industry in an optimal position to cash in on booze.  In this episode we will […]