PRESS RELEASES BCB
10 July 2019
BCB São Paulo gathers premium spirits brands, visitors from Brazil & South America and local and international speakers
The inaugural show featured 55 lectures, 75 speakers, 16 hours of content, live activities and a networking for over 3,000 attendees, including bartenders, mixologists, bar and restaurant owners, beverage distributors and hotel professionals.
05 June 2019
It will be rum making its grand appearance at this year’s Bar Convent Berlin. However, with a total of 1,200 brands none of the other spirits will fall short either. 430 exhibitors will be presenting new products and variations here, ranging from gin, liqueur and tequila to bitters, whiskey and vermouth. The biggest trade show in the industry brings together bar owners, bar tenders, distributors and manufacturers from some 80 countries from 7 to 9 October. There will be many novelties to discover this year, too. These come care of the approx. 100 new exhibitors alone who have already registered at this early stage. So visitors will be in for numerous new taste experiences, brands and innovations.
10 October 2018
Visitors from 79 countries turn Berlin into the capital of bar culture They came from five continents: visitors from Australia, Canada, Japan, India and even Panama, Peru...
21 September 2018
The bar community will be looking to Berlin this October when the BCB will once again bring the most important producers, hottest brands, bar operators and bartenders from around the world to the German capital. Some 14,000 expected visitors, more than 1,200 brands and over 400 exhibitors from about 40 countries as well as numerous bar events will turn Berlin into the metropolis for bar culture for three days.
06 September 2018
From brewed coffee to espresso to coffee cocktails – the Bar Convent Berlin 2018 presents the theme of “Coffee in Bars” in all its diverse glory. From 8 to 10 October, Europe’s leading industry event for bartenders and the international beverage industry will reserve a dedicated exhibition area just for the little black bean – the Coffee Convent Berlin. And one thing’s becoming clear already: nitro and cold brew are the top trends of 2018.
04 September 2018
They’re among the world’s best bartenders, and with decades of experience in the bar business, they have a unique sense for sniffing out the trends: as the heart and soul of the Bar Convent Berlin, international top bartenders will once again share their know-how and skills with visitors. Among others, Nick Strangeway, Micah Melton, Joe Schofield, Bobby Heugel and Frankie Solarik are expected to attend the premium trade show of the bar and beverage industry. Taking place from 8 to 10 October – for the first time as a three-day event this year – the BCB will feature presentations on creativity, modern bartending and common challenges bartenders face every day.
26 July 2018
The Bar Convent Berlin will expand its international activities in 2019, adding its first-ever event in Brazil. On 17 and 18 June, international spirits brands and industry experts will meet local bar owners and bartenders in this sophisticated and specialised market, which thus far lacks a central B2B meeting place for the bar and spirits industry. The Bar Convent São Paulo is hosted jointly by trade show organiser Reed Exhibitions Alcantara Machado in Brazil and Reed Exhibitions Deutschland, the organiser of the Bar Convent in Berlin.
25 July 2018
Visionary and tailor-made for bar operators, bartenders and distributors: highlights of the lecture programme at BCB
Learn from the best: the visitors of Bar Convent Berlin expect no less and they are offered no less. Operators of the most successful bars in the world, top bartenders and brand owners give an insight into their wealth of experience in numerous lectures and seminars. This year, Bar Convent Berlin will run for the first time on three days, from 8 to 10 October 2018. The extension of the trade show gives visitors the opportunity to attend more lectures.