This week is the Billboard Music Awards, and what goes on in front of the camera is just half of the party. Celebrities like Iggy Azalea, Katy Perry, Charlie XCX, Taylor Swift, and Sam Smith will also be privy to some of the best in food and cocktails backstage in lounges and private suites. I […]
On April 14th , beverage professionals from all over the world will gather at the Call for Cocktails Mixology Competition at the 72nd annual WSWA Convention and Expo.
Each year, the annual Wine & Spirits Wholesalers of America (WSWA) Convention serves as the launchpad for new products and drinking trends poised to make an impact in the months and years to come. Major liquor distributors, global wine and spirits conglomerates, bar owners and press looking forward to walking the conference’s massive trade show […]
A recent award winner from this year’s WSWA Convention was the brand portfolio from Brinley Gold Shipwreck Rum. Hand crafted on the beautiful Caribbean island of St. Kitts, their mission is simple – to make the best tasting flavored rums in the world. The results have been award-winning rums that even the non-rum drinker can mix […]
The Wine & Spirits Wholesalers of America (WSWA) 69th Annual Convention & Exposition took place last week at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas. The annual event showcased a number of innovative, as well as established, wines and spirits. The convention also featured prominent industry professionals, speakers, award honorees, judges and mixology competitors. “This year’s convention was a […]
The U.S. Beverage Alcohol Forum (USBAF) will premiere on Thursday, April 5, 2012 at the WSWA 69th Annual Convention & Exposition in Las Vegas. The USBAF is a partnership between Wine & Spirits Wholesalers of America (WSWA) and the U.S. Drinks Conference (USDC) to offer educational sessions for suppliers and wholesalers. The newly-created U.S. Beverage Alcohol […]
After a whirlwind week of parties, interviews, and events at the 68th Annual Wine & Spirits Wholesalers of America convention & exposition in Orlando, FL, we’ve returned to bring you a few brands we think are worth watching in 2011. Vodka has been a hot commodity in the spirits market, with many new brands trying […]