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What's Better Than a Friend Coming Over to Visit? A Friend With Beer.
Marketing Bootcamp

What's Better Than a Friend Coming Over to Visit? A Friend With Beer.

Bolanile Maté of Be Better Paris explains how HopBuddy distributes beer and is helping to grow France's burgeoning craft brew market.
Erin Schultz
7 Secrets of Running the Bar of Your Dreams
Bars

7 Secrets of Running the Bar of Your Dreams

If you're serious about slinging spirits, here's the bonhomie behind building a better saloon.
Bill Schulz
The Cocktail You Shouldn't Mix: Networking and Booze
Networking

The Cocktail You Shouldn't Mix: Networking and Booze

Be careful not to accidentally alienate a good opportunity just because you want to have a couple of drinks in a business setting.
Matt Garrett
Alcohol-Monitoring Wristband Wins U.S. Prize
Wearable Tech

Alcohol-Monitoring Wristband Wins U.S. Prize

BACtrack, a privately held medical device maker, took the $200,000 top prize in the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Wearable Biosensor Challenge.
7 Salty Business Secrets From Celebrity Entrepreneur and Tequila Titan Rande Gerber
Starting a Business

7 Salty Business Secrets From Celebrity Entrepreneur and Tequila Titan Rande Gerber

George Clooney's longtime best friend and business partner shares his top tips for entrepreneurs, from hiring to keeping it real.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Report Warns Alcohol, Processed Meats and Obesity Increase Stomach Cancer Risk
Personal Health

Report Warns Alcohol, Processed Meats and Obesity Increase Stomach Cancer Risk

The authors claim avoiding these factors could prevent 4,000 new stomach cancer cases in the U.S. each year.
Lydia Belanger
Is This $120 Bottle of Bourbon Actually a Bargain?
Alcohol

Is This $120 Bottle of Bourbon Actually a Bargain?

Michter's Distillery may have finally figured out how to bottle happiness. Watch the results of our desk side taste test.
Dan Bova
It's National Beer Day. Here's Everything You Need to Know About the Art of Brewing Bucks.
Beer

It's National Beer Day. Here's Everything You Need to Know About the Art of Brewing Bucks.

Grab a cold one and learn some important business lessons.
Stephen J. Bronner
Starbucks to Serve Branded Alcoholic Drinks in Japan
Starbucks

Starbucks to Serve Branded Alcoholic Drinks in Japan

The drink menu features unique concoctions such as the Wine Fraggino.
Lindsay Friedman
Hardee's, Carl's Jr., to Introduce Midnight Moonshine Burger Tomorrow
Fast Food

Hardee's, Carl's Jr., to Introduce Midnight Moonshine Burger Tomorrow

The Midnight Moonshine Burger will be available for a limited time in more than 3,360 locations.
These Researchers Know When and Where You're Drunk Tweeting
Social Media

These Researchers Know When and Where You're Drunk Tweeting

Scientists at the University of Rochester want to use the data they've found to help illuminate social behavior and public health issues around alcohol consumption.
Nina Zipkin
Alcohol Drives Use of Uber and Lyft
Sharing Economy

Alcohol Drives Use of Uber and Lyft

Meanwhile, the ridesourcing technology platforms are the least used sort of shared mobility transportation on weekdays.
Catherine Clifford
This Woman Brought a German Franchise to South Carolina With Wunderbar Results
Franchise Players

This Woman Brought a German Franchise to South Carolina With Wunderbar Results

Jean Brodnax-Martin discovered Vom Fass in Europe and, along with her husband, was quick to become a franchisee when the company expanded to the states.
Carly Okyle
Cheers! Drinking More Coffee May Undo Liver Damage From Booze.
Coffee

Cheers! Drinking More Coffee May Undo Liver Damage From Booze.

Two additional cups of coffee a day was linked to a 44 percent lower risk of developing liver cirrhosis.

The alcohol industry is one that faces a high level of regulation, including in its advertising, which limits its media where 70 percent of the audience is 21 and over. While alcohol is good for the economy -- and particularly for ride sharing companies like Uber and Lyft -- the industry has been criticized for minimizing the negative effects associated with its consumption.