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A day in the life of Jangling Jack’s owner-operators

Jangling Jack’s in Sydney’s Potts Point is a classic neighbourhood joint: it offers a respite from the madness that comes with living in Sydney, the kind of place where you take a seat at the bar and as regulars come and go and the hours pass you by. But a lot goes into making a place feel so easy, and we wanted to know what that’s like for owners Orlan Erin Raleigh and Jon Ruttan — here, lightly edited and condensed, is a day in the life according to Raleigh.

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These trends from the Global Drinks Forum in Berlin can be useful to your bar

The Global Drinks Forum was held the day before Bar Convent Berlin began, and it gathered a few dozen drinks industry heavyweights (and us) to discuss marketing, strategy, and insights for the global drinks business. It’s the kind of thing we’d usually move away from very quickly in the opposite direction, too afraid of a torrent of ‘touchpoints’. But this one, well, it was different. We wanted to work out just what we could take from it that would be of use to bartenders and bar owners.

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Drinks with… Grey Goose Global Ambassador Joe McCanta

Now celebrating the brand’s 20th anniversary, Grey Goose — renowned as the world’s best tasting vodka — is launching its latest summer campaign Down Under with a big, blue splash. Known as Grey Goose Riviera a new, limited-edition bottle has been designed to commemorate the twenty-year heritage. A launch party on a luxurious super yacht will be followed by a series of Grey Goose pop-ups across Sydney & Melbourne as part of the campaign. We sat down with Grey Goose Global Brand Ambassador, Joe McCanta to find out more.

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