NAC Weekly News 2020 Archive


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December 30, 2020-Year in review: Most read articles of 2020

December 23, 2020-Year in review: Most read articles of 2020

December 16, 2020-Cinemark has sold over 100,000 private watch parties in US theaters to date

December 9, 2020- Nobody Is Going To Conventions. Convention Centers Are Growing Anyway

December 2, 2020- Color trend alert: Red to reinvigorate food and beverage category in 2021

November 25, 2020- 11 New Concessions Items Debuted At NFL Stadiums

November 18, 2020- Emptied sports stadiums tackle losses with new experiences

November 11, 2020- CinemaCon 2021 Postponed to August 23-26

November 4, 2020- England Joins Growing List of Countries in Second Round of Covid-19 Cinema Closures

October 28, 2020- From trivia nights to college classroom rentals: How theaters are surviving without new movies

October 21, 2020- Gov. Cuomo Says Movie Theaters Outside New York City To Reopen at Limited Capacity

October 14, 2020- Pixar’s ‘Soul’ Bypasses Theaters, Sets Disney+ Christmas Debut

October 7, 2020- Amid Film Delays and Movie Theater Closings, Can Hollywood Be Saved?

Sept. 30, 2020- FDA Will Be Flexible With Nutrition Facts Label Requirements

Sept. 23, 2020- Popcorn is Piling Up Thanks to Movie Theater Closures

Sept. 16, 2020- NFL stadiums reinvent concessions stands to protect fans, leaving some workers on sidelines

Sept. 9, 2020- Allegiant Stadium to make history as the first American pro sports venue to open cashless

Sept. 2, 2020- Candy sales rise during pandemic

August 26, 2020- What Will Be the Most Popular Halloween Candy of 2020?

August 19, 2020- Will There Be Fans at NFL Games in 2020? Where All 32 Teams Stand for the Regular Season

August 12, 2020- How Hershey is preparing for Halloween amid COVID-19

August 5, 2020- Diving deeper: COVID-19 pandemic impacts movie industry

July 29, 2020- For theatergoers, a campaign to secure federal relief money

July 22, 2020- CineAsia 2020 Cancelled, ShowEast Moved to December

July 15, 2020- Coca-Cola modifies soda machines so customers can order drinks by phone

July 8, 2020- Ballpark peanuts, a classic summer pleasure, have been benched

July 1, 2020- Register Now! Summer Session 2020 Online CCM Course

June 24, 2020- Save the Date: Refresh, Reopen and Reengage with NAC on Nov. 10-12 in Dallas

June 10, 2020- Food and beverage is the only sector projected to grow this year, report says

June 3, 2020- US food prices see historic jump

May 27, 2020 – Self-serve soda machines will be increasingly harder to find due to COVID-19, experts say

May 20, 2020 – Parking lot cinema: How movie theaters are converting to drive-ins during the pandemic

May 13, 2020 – Will the coronavirus crisis crush craft beer?

May 6, 2020 – As snack time becomes anytime, sales skyrocket

April 29, 2020 – Long-challenged weekday movie attendance may jump when theaters open

April 22, 2020 – U.S. movie theater operators aim for a late-summer blockbuster season

April 15, 2020 – Movie theaters are trying curbside popcorn, streaming, and film clubs to stay afloat

April 8, 2020 – Everyone gets a hot dog at games. But why?

April 1, 2020 – Theater owners create $2.4 million fund for cinema workers

March 25, 2020 – Amid coronavirus outbreak, drive-in theaters unexpectedly find their moment

March 18, 2020 – North American theater chains respond to coronavirus with reduced seating capacity, closures

March 11, 2020 – Legends Hospitality stresses popular dishes and local restaurant brands in Sacramento’s Golden 1 Center NBA arena

March 4, 2020 – Coca-Cola tests kombucha-like juice with less sugar

February 26, 2020 – Are consumers seeking new flavor experiences?

February 19, 2020 – NBA All Star Game: Beverages cross over to create pop culture connection

February 12, 2020 – New concession items available at Astros games in 2020

February 5, 2020 – Who is Gen Z and what will they eat?

January 29, 2020 – Hard Rock Stadium to promote recyclable cups at Super Bowl LIV

January 22, 2020 – Americans drink about 2.3 gallons of alcohol a year

January 8, 2020 – Looking to 2030: Should we be hopeful about what’s to come in food?

January 1, 2020 – A look back at 2019: Top 10 articles


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