Monthly Archives: March 2017

Stock your ice cream aisle in time for summer

Paper ice cream cup

Spring is finally here, which means summer is just around the corner. And with warmer weather comes everyone’s favorite sweet treat: ice cream. Soon enough, moms, dads and kids of all ages will be rushing to the grocery store to stock up on all the essentials for their ice cream socials, parties and backyard barbecues. In fact, in any given two-week period, 40 percent of Americans will eat ice cream according to recent research by the NPD Group. Make sure your store is ready to handle the demand by stocking up on the following:

1. Ice cream spoons
There are so many different kinds
of adorable ice cream spoons on the market, from colored spoons to gelato spoons to a sim (more…)

30 Mar 2017

How to Choose Your Wedding Liquor List

Beer games

Wedding planning is never easy. From the flowers to the menu and of course the dress, everything must be perfect. Few couples, though, consider the importance of the liquor provision at a wedding. While the food is vital, the alcohol also has a role to play in how guests — and the special couple too — experience the day. as much as 25 percent of the total catering bill goes towards alcohol in an open bar reception. That’s a significant investment in something that is often given very little thought. Here are a few ideas of what to consider for your wedding liquor:

Sophisticated Brew

While wine might be the obvious option, beer is often overlooked or thought of as an add-on at an open bar. T (more…)

21 Mar 2017