Hospitality technology solutions for restaurants and bars

Candace ZyndaArticles, Bar & Restaurant Builders, Bar Talk, Behind the scenes, Hospitality Technology

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Technology is becoming an integral part of how restaurants and bars run daily business. The future of hospitality is connected and Internet of Things (IoT) Technology solutions are transforming restaurants and bars. This connection allows businesses to effectively communicate with their customers like never before, to and from internal departments, enable automatic orders with vendors, and even access essential vitals … Read More

Intel Solutions Brief featuring Chicago Bar Shop

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The future of the hospitality industry is smart and connected. Internet of Things (IoT) technology- is changing the way restaurants and bars exist today. Check out this Intel Solutions Brief featuring Chicago Bar Shop: Next-Generation Restaurants and Bars: Smart and Connected     You may also be interested: Hospitality and technology solutions for restaurants and bars  

Cocktail Glasses: How glassware creates the perfect drinking experience

Louise McLoughlinArticles, Bar Talk, Classic Cocktails, Cocktail History

Cocktail Glassware matters

In the world of bar frequentation there are few things more disappointing than ordering a cocktail, only to have it presented to you in the wrong glass. To many, the disappointment may seem irrational – does the glassware really make that much of a difference to the taste and experience of the drink? Or to put it more concisely: is … Read More

Copper Mug Varieties & How to Clean and Care for Yours

Louise McLoughlinArticles, Bar Talk

Different kinds of copper mugs: Copper mugs are stylish, functional, steeped in history, and getting more popular by the day. But, before you become the proud owner of one (or six!) there are a few things to think about before you buy. Copper mugs come in lots of varieties. The most popular and well-known styles of copper mug are: Solid … Read More

Mixology classes launched at Chicago Bar Shop

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Mixology classes are being launched at Chicago Bar Shop’s Lincoln Park bar showroom and flagship store, and at locations across Chicagoland.  This new line of mixology classes are inspired by a love of classic cocktails, an appreciation of modern beverage trends, and real mixologists and bartenders.   Chicago Mixology Classes Mixology classes are fun and exciting! Join us in a real Chicago area bar, privately … Read More

5 little luxuries to make your home bar standout (and impress/entertain your friends!)

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Home bars are a common finding in many private residences, but with a few little luxury items your bar can feel anything BUT common and standout above others. Whether your home-bar is a simple bar tray or bar-cart, a full-blown wet-bar or anything in-between, here are a few things you can add to break the boring bar mold (without breaking … Read More