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Maison Routin 1883 Launches Red Pepper, Madeleine and Apricot Syrups

Maison Routin 1883 Launches Red Pepper, Madeleine and Apricot Syrups

New Signature Syrups Add Exceptional Flavors, Marvelous Aroma and Unrivaled Taste to Beverages Maison Routin’s 1883, known for its range of gourmet syrups imported from the French Alps, launched three distinctly delicious flavored beverage syrups for cocktails and hot drinks. The new premium flavors range in scope from spicy to […]

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Maison Routin 1883 Launches Four New Flavors

Maison Routin 1883 Launches Four New Flavors

Unique Orchid Syrup Industry-First Flavor Innovation Driven by its perpetual creative impetus, Mason Routin’s 1883, known for its range of gourmet syrups imported from the French Alps to flavor coffee based drinks, cocktails, sodas, beers and granitas, unveiled four bold and interesting flavors at the 2015 Cocktails Spirits Show in Paris. […]

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Improving the Lives of Restaurant Workers

Improving the Lives of Restaurant Workers

There are several well-established outlets for chefs and other restaurant workers who need to deal with the crushing stress and demanding hours of their jobs: Alcohol and illegal drugs are big. So are screaming fits, or simply walking off the job in the middle of service. Those are the clichés, […]

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Starbucks Alcohol Menu A Smart Business Move, But Loyal Customers Push Back

Starbucks Alcohol Menu A Smart Business Move, But Loyal Customers Push Back

The atmosphere at the Starbucks on North Seventh Street in the trendy Brooklyn neighborhood Williamsburg was soothing but purposeful on a recent morning. Customers dressed in button-down shirts and jeans with briefcases slung over their shoulders sipped on foamy cappuccinos and iced lattes as they swiftly exited the coffee shop, […]

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Pour Smart: Why Spills and Overpouring are Costing Your Bar Big Bucks

Pour Smart: Why Spills and Overpouring are Costing Your Bar Big Bucks

What’s the first thing you think of when you’re trying to come up with ways for your bar to cut costs? It probably isn’t wasted alcohol…spills and overpouring couldn’t be costing your bar that much, could they? Unfortunately, a few ounces here and a few ounces there can really add […]

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Best Casual-Dining Restaurant for Both Prices and Selection of Alcoholic Beverages is Buffalo Wild Wings

A recent survey by Consumer Edge Insight shows which casual-dining restaurants appear to generate the most loyalty from their alcoholic beverage offerings. According to Restaurant DemandTracker, a recent survey of restaurant customers in the United States, a restaurant’s alcoholic beverage offering plays an important role in determining loyalty to some […]

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Offering Large Selection of Wine Brands Boosts Sales at Restaurants and Especially at Bars, Survey Shows

According to Alcoholic Beverage DemandTracker, a periodic survey of US adults age 21+ who consume any type of alcohol at least once a week or more, offering a larger selection of wine brands in the on-premise channel helps the operator sell more wine, especially for bars. Among wine drinkers who […]

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Alcohol Sales at Restaurants and Bars Expected to Increase by Nearly 2 Percent in 2011

Consumers are expected to increase their purchases of alcohol in bars and restaurants in 2011, with a forecasted uptick of 1.9 percent, according to leading food and beverage consultancy Technomic. Citing an improving sales climate at the nation’s eating and drinking establishments, Technomic notes that consumers are beginning to order […]

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