Washington , DC 20001 Location map
Walter E Washington Convention Center
Beverage Business Expo
Get out from behind the bar and get in front of your business!
This is one premium mixer. You’ll be stirring it up with colleagues from around the country: successful franchise operators, savvy buyers, independent owners, organized F&B directors, rising sommeliers, hard-working bar managers—even ambitious baristas and bartenders.
WHAT’S ON TAP
We heard you loud and clear. You want best practices for running your business, and that is what the expo is designed to deliver. The Beverage Business Expo is the industry’s “how-to” event of the year. Take advantage of educational tracks and live demonstrations designed to deliver practical ideas you can carry home.
Get ready for an intoxicating transformation. Learn how to use the latest products and services to grow your business. The entire expo is saturated in experiences to enjoy, and dreams ready for you to make real. The only disappointment will be for those who can’t get a ticket. You’ll be going home with enough stories and ideas to rejuvenate you and your business all year long.
If the Beverage Business Expo is important to your business, act now and make the appropriate connections. See the contact information below.
Industry Attendees: Attendees at beverage industry events report that they spend an average of 9 hours reviewing exhibits when they attend. That represents a lot of interest in finding new products and vendors. Industry Events: 28% of industry attendees attend the same show year after year, but 38% are first time attendees, and 45% attend only one trade event a year. If you are only on one coast, you are likely missing out on half your potential audience and lots of first timers. Our Influence: TABLE maintains the definitive database of every liquor license holder in the USA -approximately 150,000 of them. And 30,281 members of the beverage business industry subscribe to our email newsletter specifically about this event. Our Attendees: 71% of attendees are Owners, that means Bar Owners, Purchasing Directors, Operators, F+B Directors, and Chain Buyers. 24% are Buyers, including F+B Managers, Bar Managers, and Distributors. And the remaining 5% are Staff, rising bartenders, chefs, sommeliers, and deejays. Purchasing Authority: 49% of Expo attendees come with a specific intent to purchase, and a full 81% have buying authority. That makes the Beverage Business Expo the ideal opportunity to interact with a full house of industry buyers. Why They Attend: 91% of attendees surveyed report they are coming for solutions to specific industry problems. 86% say the most important reason to attend is to learn something or to meet suppliers. 70% say they need help finding the right suppliers to meet their needs. And a full 100% say they are coming to learn about best practices.
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