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NAC to Collaborate with ShowEast.EDU

NAC to Collaborate with ShowEast.EDU

| October 16, 2017

On Monday and Tuesday, October 23-24, 2017, NAC will collaborate with ShowEast to bring you in depth programming with a focus on the food and beverage, restaurant equipment, and kitchen and bar design in the industry. The program will be led by NAC Director of Education and Malco Theatre’s Senior Vice President, Larry Etter. The […]

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Next CCM Class in Conjunction with ShowEast

Next CCM Class in Conjunction with ShowEast

| October 16, 2017

The next NAC Concession Certification Management (CCM) four-day class is scheduled for Friday, October 27-Monday, October 30 on the Florida International University (FIU) Biscayne Bay Campus in North Miami immediately following the 2017 ShowEast EXPO. October 27-30, 2017 Florida International University (FIU) Biscayne Bay Campus 3000 NE 151 Street  North Miami, FL 33181  On-line Registration CLICK HERE […]

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Regional Seminar Series Returns Feb. 21, 2018 – Santa Fe Springs, California

Regional Seminar Series Returns Feb. 21, 2018 – Santa Fe Springs, California

| October 16, 2017

The National Association of Concessionaires (NAC) presents “Building and Energizing Results Oriented Relationships” featuring Mark Hunter at Royal Corporation Headquarters on February 21st, 2018. Hunter, author of High-Profit Selling and High-Profit Prospecting is a recognized expert in salesmanship and customer service and his message of results oriented relationships will be attractive to both Operators and […]

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Government Relations Update: Cook County Finance Committee Votes Down Soda Tax

Government Relations Update: Cook County Finance Committee Votes Down Soda Tax

| October 11, 2017 | 0 Comments

In a near-unanimous vote, the Cook County Finance Committee has approved a plan to repeal the controversial sweetened beverage tax, effective Dec. 1, setting up a final showdown on Wednesday. Cook County Commissioner Larry Suffredin was the only member of the Cook County Board to vote against the proposal to eliminate the penny-per-ounce tax on […]

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Preferred Popcorn Launches New Organic Products, Doubles Manufacturing Capacity

Preferred Popcorn Launches New Organic Products, Doubles Manufacturing Capacity

| September 22, 2017

That melt-in-your-mouth theatre popcorn just gained a new claim to fame as movie-goers may soon be able to choose a certified organic option. Preferred Popcorn introduced the new product this fall in the form of pre-measured, organic popcorn kits. According to CEO, Norm Krug, “The organic All-in-One kits are an easy and affordable way to […]

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Gold Medal Products Co. Named Top Family Business

Gold Medal Products Co. Named Top Family Business

| September 22, 2017

Excellence in Cincinnati’s family and private business community was celebrated at the Goering Center’s 18th Annual Family and Private Business Awards Gala held at JACK Cincinnati Casino on September 12, 2017. Gold Medal was honored to receive the award as Cincinnati’s Top Family Business (101+ employees). The focus of this year’s event was individual business […]

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NAC Expo 2018 to Feature Brunch at the Movies

NAC Expo 2018 to Feature Brunch at the Movies

| September 22, 2017

The National Association of Concessionaires (NAC) has announced that The 2018 NAC Concession & Hospitality Expo scheduled for August 7-10 in New Orleans will feature BRUNCH AT THE MOVIES.  In conjunction with Regal Entertainment, the Wednesday morning brunch and screening will take place at the Cinebarre Canal Place 9 just 2 blocks from the New […]

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Our Colleagues in Exhibition Continue to be Displaced by Hurricanes – They Need Our Help

Our Colleagues in Exhibition Continue to be Displaced by Hurricanes – They Need Our Help

| September 22, 2017

The widespread damage caused by the storms is affecting thousands of people in the southern United States and even reaching our industry colleagues in Puerto Rico. There are many wonderful efforts being made by relief groups and exhibition companies, but with the relentless storms continuing to build, the need is overwhelming. DOWNLOAD FLYER BY CLICKING […]

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How Movie Theater Concessions Can Sell More Gourmet Popcorn

How Movie Theater Concessions Can Sell More Gourmet Popcorn

| September 19, 2017

With an increasing number of options for watching movies at home (or even on cell phones) and competition from other local establishments, competition for movie theaters is fierce. That’s why having a concession option such as gourmet popcorn is lucrative. Providing gourmet popcorn is a great way to get people into your seats and gives […]

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2017 Larry D. Hanson Award: Ron Krueger, Southern Theatres

2017 Larry D. Hanson Award: Ron Krueger, Southern Theatres

| September 19, 2017

Interview with Ron Krueger, President and COO, Southern Theatres How is 2017 shaping up for Southern Theatres? Lots of activity here. We’re teeing up some expansion. We have at least two new Movie Tavern locations opening in the first part of 2018. We continue to refine and grow the overall organization. On the conventional side, we’re […]

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