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  • 51 74
    Submitted by braveone772 on May 20, 11 at 10:35am

    Bombay Bicycle Club, Des Moines, IA. We do it, and we have great figures every quarter...profit for the past 9 consecutive quarters.

  • 56 85
    Submitted by illiniNation on May 20, 11 at 10:21am

    There are already bars that do this.

  • 45 63
    Submitted by Artisan_Devil on May 20, 11 at 9:29am

    And maybe the world will end tomorrow...who knows?!

  • 37 61
    Submitted by Ramy on May 20, 11 at 2:35pm

    Bars at the casinos in Atlantic City sells 40s. Nothing new.

  • 39 70
    Submitted by GenDisarray on May 20, 11 at 2:07pm

    Some do--Check out Champy's Famous Fried Chicken in Chattanooga, TN, where they actively promote "Forties and Fowl":

  • 44 81
    Submitted by Michguy on May 20, 11 at 9:29am

    No, not really. Why sell in bulk at a bar? More profit in smaller drinks bought numerous times. Guess you failed at business planning.

    • 47 61
      Submitted by Edarlin on May 20, 11 at 9:52am

      Actually if you set it up as a novelty item at a full bar it could work. You figure, a 40 costs 3 bucks, tops, at retail. If you're buying directly from a supplier it couldn't be more than 2. Since it's a novelty item it would be feasible to charge 5 to 8 bucks, depending on your market. Added to the rest of your liquor and beer sales, at worst it would be a loss leader.

      • 43 69
        Submitted by 310/951/805 on May 20, 11 at 10:41pm

        Thursday is $4 40s at a restaurant I visit only on Thursdays. It's much nicer being able to enjoy it sitting at a restaurant patio than in shitty apartment.