SUGAR FACTORY TO EXPAND GLOBALLY WITH BAHRAIN LOCATION THIS SUMMER

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SUGAR FACTORY TO EXPAND GLOBALLY WITH
BAHRAIN LOCATION THIS SUMMER

 

 

 

Sugar Factory, in conjunction with Bahrain-based brand, Haute Cupcakes, will expand abroad to the Middle East, located at the Ritz-Carlton. Growing its acclaimed confectionary empire globally, Sugar Factory’s first international location is scheduled to open in early summer.

“We have been looking forward to expanding the Sugar Factory brand internationally,” says owner, Charissa Davidovici. “We are excited to partner with Bahrain’s top confectionary brand, Haute Cupcakes.”

The Bahrain Sugar Factory will feature a sampling of the company’s signature treats and merchandise. Synonymous with the Sugar Factory brand, Couture Pops have become a pop culture phenomenon and have made confections a celebrity accessory. Britney Spears, Nicki Minaj, Katy Perry, Rihanna, Paris Hilton, Sting, Charlie Sheen and Kim Kardashian are just a few of the celebrities who have been spotted with the sparkly lollipops.

From classic childhood novelties and modern candy creations to Sugar Factory’s signature celebrity Couture Pops, the new, 300-square-foot store will offer it all in the Seef Area, Bahrain’s business district. The sweet destination will feature a large selection of sweet treat options, such as bulk candy and baked treats by Haute Cupcakes, as well as a collection of playful and chic retail merchandise that will include stylish T-shirts, hats, coffee mugs, glassware and more.

Sugar Factory’s Bahrain shop will be designed by extraordinary talent Amy Kim of AK DesignNETWORK, The brand’s Bahrain location will combine function and form to take the guest on a breathtaking, visually-inspiring journey. Kim has many impressive projects to her credit, including a collaboration with Philippe Starck on the groundbreaking interior of the SLS Hotel in Beverly Hills, and Hecho Inc., a strong design and build firm making their name among New York City’s finest.

Operated by Haute Cupcakes, Sugar Factory’s first Bahrain location will carry the trendiest baked goods, such as pastries, cake pops and cupcakes. The Haute Cupcakes brand is operated under the same parent company of The Ritz-Carlton Hotel, Trader Vic’s Polynesian Restaurant and Bushido Japanese Restaurant and Lounge and sister-company to International Hotels Establishment.

The celebrated confection brand known for its sinful sweets will give guests signature treats with a café-style menu. The center pieces of Sugar Factory’s café will be one-of-a-kind, crave-worthy milkshakes such as The Barbie, Very Berry Blast and Chocolate Cookie Jar, coffees, sundaes and baked confections, which will mesmerize every sweet tooth. Sugar Factory, with Haute Cupcakes, plans to expand within Bahrain over the next few years.

Sugar Factory has established its brand to locations throughout the United States, including its ever-popular Las Vegas locations, which are located at The Mirage Resort & Casino, Miracle Mile Shops inside Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino, MGM Grand Hotel & Casino and Paris Las Vegas. The brand’s first East Coast restaurant and retail location is now open in New York City’s famed Meatpacking District. Sugar Factory’s Brooklyn location is slated to open this fall in the Barclays Center.

Sugar Factory isn’t your average sweet spot. The brand has made confections part of popular culture and has turned sweets into the latest designer accessory. Sugar Factory’s signature Couture Pop collections have hit the red carpets in the hands of celebrities at major events in Miami, Los Angeles, New York City and Las Vegas, and are just part of the buzz that has made Sugar Factory a staple in such national media as People, OK!, Us Weekly, In Touch Weekly, NBC’s “Today Show” and more.

The Sugar Factory brand is a hit around the world – offering everyone a sweet escape. Sugar Factory currently has stores located at The Mirage Resort & Casino, Miracle Mile Shops inside Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino, MGM Grand Hotel & Casino and Paris Las Vegas. The famed sweet retreat opened its first New York City location in the Meatpacking District and will open a second East Coast sweet shop in Brooklyn’s Barclays Center this fall. For more information please visit www.SugarFactory.com, become a fan on Facebook at www.facebook.com/SugarFactoryLV and follow on Twitter at @SugarFactory and Instagram at @TheSugarFactory.

Katy Perry Post Concert Party at the Griffin
Katy Perry and Rihanna Enjoying Sugar Factory Couture Pops

Photos: Twilight Heartthrob Alex Meraz Enjoys Meatball Spot at Town Square

Twilight heartthrob Alex Meraz celebrated the release of “The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 2” at Meatball Spot at Town Square in Las Vegas last night.

Meraz, who arrived with wife Kim on his arm, looked dapper in dark jeans and a fitted black jacket as he walked in the door.

The studly wolf pack member devoured a plate of hearty classic meatballs paired with Chef Carla Pellegrino’s signature spicy meat sauce, a classic Italian pizza with artichokes, prosciutto, black olives and cheese, and Panzanella Salad with cucumber, tomato and pieces of tasty feta cheese.

For dessert, the couple noshed on a delicious peanut butter cup ice cream sandwich along with a creamy black and white milkshake drizzled with chocolate sauce.

In between sips of Chianti, Meraz greeted hundreds of fans eagerly awaiting a photo with the Twilight hunk. Girls screamed as they finally got to the front of the line and were welcomed with open arms from Meraz.

Also dining at Meatball Spot on Saturday night was Britney Spears’ manager, Larry Rudolph. The legendary talent manager enjoyed a plate of chicken meatballs with classic tomato sauce, savory turkey meatballs with parmesan cream sauce and a ‘Roman Style’ pepperoni and pineapple pizza. For dessert, Rudolph indulged in a Cookie Explosion milkshake.

Meatball Spot is open daily for lunch, dinner and late-night dining: Sunday, Tuesday and Wednesday, from 11 a.m. until 11 p.m., Thursday, from 11 a.m. until midnight, and Friday and Saturday, from 11 a.m. until 1 a.m. Meatball Spot, located directly across from Rave Motion Pictures at Town Square Las Vegas, remains open for special screenings and big opening nights.  More information is available on the website,www.MeatballSpot.com, by calling 702.641.7768, on Twitter @meatballspot, and on Facebook at www.Facebook.com/MeatballSpot. Meatball Spot is available for parties and special events.

Photo Credit: Jeff Ragazzo

 

 

La Cage Set to Reopen at Riviera Hotel & Casino on Wednesday, Feb. 29

Back By Popular Demand – The Original and Most Famous Female Impersonator Show is Back Home at the Riviera Hotel & Casino

La Cage, the original and world’s most famous female impersonator show, is coming back home to the Riviera Hotel & Casino by popular demand, opening Wednesday, Feb. 29 at 7:30pm in the Crazy Girls Showroom.

Longtime producer and director of the show, Norbert Aleman, saiys, “I am so excited and proud to be opening La Cage back at the Riviera. The cast is just incredible, you won’t believe your eyes or the authenticity of the talent, and La Cage is, of course, “the original” and one of the longest-running shows on the Strip for 27 years strong. It’s a must-see!”

La Cage star Jimmy Emerson has performed as the comedy lead and alternate host of the show for more than 27 years, and is overjoyed to be coming back home to the original venue inside the Riviera after an extended tour of Europe. Emerson heads the talented cast as the show’s hilarious emcee, impersonating the outrageous trailer-trash bimbo, Tammy Spraynette. The show is fabulous and funny. Jimmy Emerson, the number one comedic female impersonator, has that kind of incredible sense of humor that draws you to him and makes you feel like you’ve known him all your life. Other unbelievable talents in the show impersonate celebrities Britney Spears, Madonna, Lady Gaga, Liza Minnelli, Dolly Parton, Celine Dion, Barbra Streisand, Reba McEntire, and Bette Midler.

La Cage Starring Jimmy Emerson takes the stage Wednesdays through Mondays at 7:30pm in the Crazy Girls Showroom inside the Riviera Hotel & Casino. Tickets are available at the Riviera box office or at www.RivieraHotel.com.

About The Riviera Hotel & Casino
Celebrating more than 55 years of non-stop entertainment, the newly renovated Riviera Hotel & Casino is one of the iconic gaming and hotel destinations in Las Vegas. Located on the north end of the Las Vegas Strip, the Riviera brings a rich tradition of quality, service and hospitality excellence. The Riviera features more than 2,000 rooms and suites as well as 160,000 square feet of meeting space. Headlining entertainment includes Confessions of a Rock Star, starring Pat DiNizio from The Smithereens, the legendary Crazy Girls and nightly performances inside the Riviera Comedy Club. The Royale Pavilion hosts some of the top names in music and entertainment. R Steak & Seafood headlines wonderful dining options, providing “affordable elegance” in a modern setting.

With more than 100,000 square feet of casino space, the Riviera offers convenient gaming options for locals and visitors alike. Table game features include 10x odds on Craps, Single-0 Roulette and 3/2 Single Deck Blackjack, the only casino on the Las Vegas Strip where those odds are available. The Riviera has an expansive Asian Table Gaming area, poker area and more than 900 slot machines. Lucky’s Race & Sports Book offers 37 high-definition televisions, individual carrels for horseplayers and the only walk-up wagering window in Las Vegas’ main corridor. For more information on any of the property’s amenities, visit www.RivieraHotel.com .

SUGAR FACTORY OFFERS SWEET DEAL FOR BLACK FRIDAY

 
SUGAR FACTORY OFFERS SWEET DEAL FOR BLACK FRIDAY
Shoppers Spend $100 in Sweet Store Retail, Receive Free Dessert

 

Sugar Factory will be offering a “Sweet Friday” deal for the infamous after-Thanksgiving shopping day, Black Friday. The frenzy will start on Friday, Nov. 25, and will last all day.

 

Shoppers who spend $100 or more to kick start their holiday shopping at any Sugar Factory retail location—at The Mirage, Miracle Mile Shops inside Planet Hollywood & Casino, and Paris Las Vegas— may bring their receipt in that day to Sugar Factory American Brasserie, inside Paris Las Vegas, to receive a complimentary dessert for their table with the purchase of an entrée.

 

Sugar Factory isn’t your average sweet spot. The brand has made confections part of popular culture and has turned sweets into the latest designer accessory. Sugar Factory’s signature Couture Pop collections have already hit the red carpets in the hands of celebrities at major events in Miami, Los Angeles, New York City and Las Vegas. Kim Kardashian, the Pussycat Dolls and Britney Spears are now endorsing their very own Couture Pops, and are just part of the buzz that has made Sugar Factory a staple in such national media as People, OK!, Us Weekly, In Touch Weekly, NBC’s “Today Show” and more.

 

The Sugar Factory brand has become an instant hit across the country – offering everyone a sweet escape. Sugar Factory currently has stores located at The Mirage Resort and Casino, and Miracle Mile Shops inside Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino. Sugar Factory’s flagship location and biggest store can be found at Paris Las Vegas. For more information please visit SugarFactory.com, follow on Twitter at twitter.com/SugarFactory and friend on Facebook at facebook.sugarfactory.com.  

 

 

“HARRY POTTER” SAGA STAR, RUPERT GRINT, TO HOST MAGICAL MEET AND GREET AT SUGAR FACTORY IN PARIS LAS VEGAS

“HARRY POTTER” SAGA STAR, RUPERT GRINT, TO HOST MAGICAL MEET AND GREET AT SUGAR FACTORY IN PARIS LAS VEGAS

Fans Get a Sweet Treat With Wizarding Actor on Sunday, September 18

 Accio! Sugar Factory at Paris Las Vegas has summoned one of the most widely recognized “Harry Potter” stars, Rupert Grint, who plays Ron Weasley, for a meet and greet with fans of the saga on Sunday, September 18 at 5 p.m. Fans who purchase a Sugar Factory Couture Pop will have the opportunity to meet and mingle with the star.

Experts of the “Harry Potter” series will know that Honeyduke’s was the candy superstore in Hogsmeade, but the wizards of “Harry Potter” have nothing on the Muggle world’s famous Sugar Factory store. “Potterheads” should come ready with their books, brooms and most importantly, Couture Pops, for this magical and spellbound event.

Sugar Factory isn’t your average sweet spot. The brand has made confections part of popular culture and has turned sweets into the latest designer accessory. Sugar Factory’s signature Couture Pop collections have already hit the red carpets in the hands of celebrities at major events in Miami, Los Angeles, New York City and Las Vegas. Kim Kardashian, the Pussycat Dolls and Britney Spears are now endorsing their very own Couture Pops, and are just part of the buzz that has made Sugar Factory a staple in such national media as People, OK!, Us Weekly, In Touch Weekly, NBC’s “Today Show” and more.

The Sugar Factory brand has become an instant hit across the country – offering everyone a sweet escape. Sugar Factory currently has stores located at The Mirage Resort and Casino, and Miracle Mile Shops inside Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino. Sugar Factory’s flagship location and biggest store can be found at Paris Las Vegas. For more information please visit SugarFactory.com, follow on Twitter at twitter.com/SugarFactory and friend on Facebook at facebook.sugarfactory.com.  

 

SUGAR FACTORY TO OFFER TREATS ON ‘NATIONAL LOLLIPOP DAY’ WITH VEGAS’ NEWEST SWEETHEART, ANGEL PORRINO

SUGAR FACTORY TO OFFER TREATS ON ‘NATIONAL LOLLIPOP DAY’ WITH VEGAS’ NEWEST SWEETHEART, ANGEL PORRINO

The Confectionary Hot Spot Will Offer One Day Deal for Famous Couture Pops on Wednesday, July 20

One of the sweetest days of the year is coming up on Wednesday, July 20 and Sugar Factory is the only place to celebrate, along with Las Vegas’ newest headlining princess, Angel Porrino, who will appear at the retail store inside Paris Las Vegas on the extra-sweet holiday.

National Lollipop Day at Sugar Factory will sure to brighten any shopper’s day, as all three of their retail locations will offer a special bundled deal on their most famous and widely recognized sweet treat, the signature Couture Pop, for one day only. The bundles consist of a XO Charm pop and a PCD Charmed pop or a Verde pop and Purple Passion pop, with each bundle priced at $30.

As a special treat, Porrino, who stars in Caesars Palace’s newest revue, “Absinthe,” will serve as a special guest and give away lollipop cheer to Sugar Factory’s candy lovers at the flagship store from 5 p.m. until 6 p.m.

Sugar Factory is best known for its world-famous Couture Pops – chic, bejeweled stems that sparkle with replaceable lollipop heads. Elevating the popularity of Sugar Factory’s Couture Pops to a worldwide phenomenon are numerous high-profile fans including: Britney Spears, Kim Kardashian, Nicole Scherzinger, Mel B., Rihanna, Katy Perry and many more.

The Sugar Factory brand has become an instant hit across the country – offering everyone a sweet escape. Sugar Factory currently has stores located at The Mirage Resort and Casino, and Miracle Mile Shops inside Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino. Sugar Factory’s flagship location and biggest store can be found at Paris Las Vegas. For more information please visit www.SugarFactory.com, follow on Twitter at www.twitter.com/SugarFactory and friend on Facebook at facebook.sugarfactory.com.

HOLLY MADISON TO HOLD NEW BOOK SIGNING AT SUGAR FACTORY ON SATURDAY, JUNE 11


HOLLY MADISON TO HOLD NEW BOOK SIGNING AT SUGAR FACTORY ON SATURDAY, JUNE 11
Get a Literary Treat and Something Sweet at Sugar Factory’s Flagship Retail Store

Las Vegas headliner and “Holly’s World” star Holly Madison will hold a book signing for her brand new book, “The Showgirl Next Door: Holly Madison’s Las Vegas,” at Sugar Factory inside Paris Las Vegas, on Saturday, June 11.

Sin City’s favorite showgirl will be signing at Sugar Factory from noon until 2 p.m. to introduce fans to her new memoir. With her own signature series of candy necklaces and the release of her book, fans will have the opportunity to indulge in all things Holly at Sugar Factory this June.

Sugar Factory isn’t your average sweet spot. The brand has made confections part of popular culture and has turned sweets into the latest designer accessory. Sugar Factory’s signature Couture Pop collections have already hit the red carpets in the hands of celebrities at major events in Miami, Los Angeles, New York City and Las Vegas. Kim Kardashian, the Pussycat Dolls and Britney Spears are now endorsing their very own Couture Pops, and are just part of the buzz that has made Sugar Factory a staple in such national media as People, OK!, Us Weekly, In Touch Weekly, NBC’s “Today Show” and more.

The Sugar Factory brand has become an instant hit across the country – offering everyone a sweet escape. Sugar Factory currently has stores located at The Mirage Resort and Casino, and Miracle Mile Shops inside Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino. Sugar Factory’s flagship location and biggest store can be found at Paris Las Vegas. For more information please visit http://www.sugarfactory.com/, follow on Twitter at www.twitter.com/SugarFactory and friend on Facebook at facebook.sugarfactory.com.