Author Archives: Cocktail Chronicles

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

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 […]

April 30

Episode 64 – Cocktails & Soda: What Does Your Tongue Say? #FlavoredOrNot

Tonight on the 100-Proof Radio Show, we will explore if consumers truly do desire flavored soda.  We are going to do some in-studio focus groups to see what people on the street like and do not like.   Earlier this year, Coca-Cola released the Orange Vanilla flavored Coke. Now Coke hasn’t come out with a […]

April 16

THE RETURN OF JE’ WESLEY!

Well, you asked, and we delivered! Je’ Wesley and the 100-Proof Radio Show TONIGHT AT 6PM! After a 5-month hiatus, the infamous Je’ Wesley Day makes his new debut this evening! Join us in his return, along with guest co-host Attorney Gerald Griggs !

April 15

Atlanta Nightlife Alliance TIPS Traning

Please come out tonight to the Atlanta Nightlife Alliance’s Training for Intervention Procedures TONIGHT AT 6PM!!!! This is an event you DON’T wanna miss!!!!!

April 04

Morehouse Alumnus Develops His Own Liquor Label

Atlanta Voice Hunter Gilmore Who said an HBCU graduate couldn’t do great things? A Morehouse graduate has accepted his place among prominent black business owners as he takes on the great responsibility of creating his own premium liquor label. At the time Shawann Crumpler graduated from Morehouse College back in 2016, he was also sent […]

March 31

Wendy Williams’ Alleged Relapse Following Rumors of Husband’s Mistress

Mercury News Martha Ross TV Host Wendy Williams reportedly checked out of her sober living home last weekend and began a relapse on alcohol. The entertainment host began her relapse allegedly following news that her husband, Kevin Hunter, has a mistress that recently (and allegedly) delivered his child. The 54-year-old was seen headed to her […]

March 27

Can Axe Help Hide The Smell of Alcohol?

New York Post Associated Press Axe Body Spray has been widely known to the world as the best body freshener for men since before the start of the 21st Century, but we’re not so sure if the producers of the product ever intended for the spray to be used as a breath freshener. Police arrested […]