Chicago Bar Shop and Partners’ Highlight the NRA Show 2023

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Take a look at the NRA Show 2023 Recap & Partner Spotlight, Above! We had an incredible time at the National Restaurant Association Show 2023, where Chicago Bar Shop and our esteemed partners, including Sony, Sagenet, Peerless AV, Pyramid, Solato, and more, showcased our latest offerings and innovations. The event was a fantastic opportunity for industry leaders, restaurant and bar … Read More

Safeguarding Your Business: Staying Aware of Common Scams

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As technology advances, so do the methods of cyber criminals looking to scam businesses out of their hard-earned money. From phishing scams to fraudulent invoices, scammers can target small businesses in various ways. To protect your restaurant or small business, it’s essential to be aware of these scams and take necessary precautions. Cash Safety Counterfeit bills and short-changing are two … Read More

Decoding Restaurant Lingo: Understanding the Slang Used in the Industry

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Are you a foodie who loves to dine out or an aspiring chef looking to break into the restaurant industry? If so, you’ve probably noticed that restaurant workers have their own unique language. This insider jargon, known as restaurant slang, is often used to quickly and efficiently communicate between front and back of the house staff. However, if you’re not … Read More

Chicago Bar Shop Displays Custom Bar Builds and Sanitation Tech at NRA Show 2023

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The National Restaurant Association Show (NRA) is a premier event for the hospitality industry where professionals gather to discover the latest trends and innovations in the market. From May 20-23, 2023, the show will be held at McCormick Place, Chicago. This year, Chicago Bar Shop, a renowned supplier of commercial bar equipment, will be showcasing their custom bar builds and … Read More

Chicago Bar Shop – Hospitality Solutions at the National Restaurant Association Show 2022

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Yes, it’s official. The Chicago Bar Shop Team will be returning to the annual National Restaurant Association Show that takes place at McCormick Place from May 21st through the 24th. This year marks the end of the two-year hiatus (due to COVID-19) and finally, Chicago Bar Shop is back to show what we do best: bringing you innovative hospitality solutions … Read More

Chicago Bar Shop’s Retail Store spotlight on Good Day Chicago (Watch on Fox)

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Lincoln Park location in the headlines screenshot of Fox News Chicago

Check out our retail store and showroom location Chicago Bar Shop in Lincoln Park, which was just spotlighted on the news this morning (12/14/2021) on Good Day Chicago, in anticipation of tomorrow’s Late Night Shopping Event on Armitage & Halsted! Good Day Chicago interviewed the Lincoln Park Chamber of Commerce Vice President to promote the special holiday shopping occasion. Chicago … Read More

Best Places to Celebrate Halfway to St. Patrick’s Day in Chicago (is it really a thing?)

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Halfway to St. Patrick's Day Celebration Chicago

Chicago bars that celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in September Halfway to St. Patrick’s Day marks the halfway countdown to our favorite March/Irish/Drinking/Party and Guinness fueled shenanigans! It’s also a great opportunity to get your fill of all of the corned beef & cabbage, potato, and Reuben sandwiches before things turn all turkey and pumpkin pie for the fall and winter … Read More

Is Grubhub a scam?

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Is Grubhub a scam? Should I start using Grubhub or UberEats for take-out orders at my restaurant? These are questions asked daily by restaurant owners looking to add additional revenue or expand into delivery offerings. Unfortunately, the answer to whether or not these app based takeout companies are a scam might seriously surprise you. Grubhub (& most similar delivery apps) … Read More