Last night in London kilts and headdresses collided as two very distinct worlds united. Itís hard to imagine there has ever been a more amusingly incongruous marriage than Scotland and Brazil. Certainly the marketing minds behind†Ballantineís Brasil†have been having fun with the idea. The launch's accompanying cocktail creations include the Highland Samba and the Glen Coco.
Where: Jacob K Javits Convention Center, 11th Avenue & West 38th Street, New York City, NY 10001
The New York-based on-premise show is in its 13th year and this time around the two-day event is set to be the biggest yet.
Organisers are expecting thousands of visitors from US bars, restaurants, chain operators, single and multi-unit operations, nightclubs, taverns, hotels, chefs and caterers.
Exhibitors for this yearís show include members of the following sectors: bar supplies, distributors and suppliers of spirits, wine, beer, energy drinks, water, coffee, drinkware/stirs, food service equipment, ice, electronics, music systems, juke boxes, cable services, vending machines, food suppliers, signage, furniture, refrigeration, books, coin operated games, insurance, financing/banking, phones, linen/napkins, security systems/POS, fraud and asset protection.
Last year the geographic breakdown of visitors to the show was: 50% from New York, 28% New Jersey, 9% Mid-Atlantic, 6% New England, 7% other US and foreign.
For further details, including the timetable of seminars, visit newyorkbarshow.com