Archives for July 2010

Stick To It

  Old Wisconsin Sausage Co. unveils four new products to complement the sausage maker’s extensive line of handcrafted sausages: 8-ounce Snacker Stackers in Pepperoni & Beef flavors, 4-ounce Beef Snack Sticks and the single-serving Beef & Cheese Stick and Beef & Jalapeno Cheese Stick. Snacker Stackers in Pepperoni & Beef Flavors come in 8-ounce portions

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Something to Smile About

  New and improved flavor profiles, complete packaging upgrade and great value are all included in the exciting re-launch of the Smiley’s brand sandwich line. Satisfy customer cravings all day, even during the breakfast daypart with the new Smiley’s Sausage Biscuit. The line also includes the top-selling Charbroil with Cheese, the all-American favorite BBQ Rib

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Sweet / Salty Treat

Snyder’s of Hanover announces a special edition pretzel variety: Chocolate Dips made with Hershey’s brand Chocolate. The Pretzel Dips feature Snyder’s of Hanover Mini pretzels enrobed in Hershey’s Milk and White Chocolate. Snyder’s of Hanover Pretzel Dips add that sweet/salty variety to its traditional lineup of products, which include Pretzel Pieces and Pretzel Sticks. Pretzel

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Front Facings

Drive traffic to profit centers with Benchmaster all-plastic display merchandisers. Quickly becoming the industry standard for store front merchandising, the Benchmaster three-tiered wall displays create a clean, fresh, professional look that will draw customers into stores to pay for their automotive fluids, and create opportunities for add-on sales. Rain, sleet or shine, Benchmaster outdoor fixtures

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Finders Keepers

  International Paper’s (IP) Smart Packaging business has partnered with Cascade Corp. to offer RFID-Ready clamp truck solutions, offering customers the opportunity to achieve reliable product reads through IP’s RFID-ready trucks. The clamp attachments are installed with integrated RFID readers, antennae and respective cabling. IP Smart Packaging designs the specific RFID solution while the partnership

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Holiday Hollow

The Marshmallow Peeps brand continued to grow in Easter 2006. Due to the overwhelming positive response last year to the new yellow Peeps chick inside a chocolate egg, manufacturer Just Born Inc. has hatched another egg in the Peeps family. This Easter, a pink Marshmallow Peeps chick will be nestled inside a crispymilk chocolate egg

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Water That Works

Propel Fitness Water introduces Propel Calcium, which has the same great taste profile as regular Propel Fitness Water. A full 700 milliliter bottle of Propel Calcium provides nearly the same amount of calcium as an 8-ounce glass of milk (300 milligrams),or approximately 30% of the daily recommended amount. Propel Calcium will be available nationwide in

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Looking the Part

  TLM designs, manufactures and distributes image-enhancing uniforms with standard services such as same-day shipping, inventory management, custom manufacturing and a 100% satisfaction guarantee—making it a one-stop shop for all uniform needs. TLM provides uniforms for more than 600 companies across the U.S. and offers wholesale uniform specialties including: matching smocks and polos in stock

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Car Caring

  D&S Car Wash Equipment Co. introduces a new rollover, friction system, the Odyssey Soft Touch, the first entry for D&S in the friction category designed for self-service carwashes and convenience stores. The new system is constructed of lightweight, durable aluminum and features a pressure sensitive top foam brush and four side foam brushes that

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Smart Brew

  FETCO introduces the newest addition to its innovative Extractor Coffee Brewer series, the CBS-2042. This sophisticated brewer is designed to brew directly into the one-gallon L3D model LUXUS Thermal Dispenser. It keeps coffee fresh and hot for hours with no heating source. The CBS-2042 is simple to use; the amount of coffee and customized brews

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Portable Packs

IZZE Beverage Co. has launched its newest package—-a 12-pack of 8.4-ounce cans. Available in a bright, easy-to-carry and simple-to-store package, thisnew 12-pack displays perfectly on shelves or end-caps. The new can 12-pack is available in Sparkling Blackberry, Sparkling Clementine and Sparkling Pomegranate. For more information from IZZE Beverage Co., www.izze.com  

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The Heat Is On

  The Vollrath Co.’s new Cayenne Heat Strips boast remarkably even and precise heat dispersion thanks to the unique heating and reflector design. Cayenne Heat Strips offer low, medium and high wattage units to ensure maximum performance at the desired operating height. Heat Strips are available in three styles: Cord and Plug, Hard Wired or

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Seamless Transition

  MEI plans to seamlessly transition retail customers to accept the soon-to-be-released U.S. $10 bill in kiosks, self-checkouts and other self-serve retail systems. The new $10 bills, set to be released in early 2006, incorporate state-of-the-art security features to combat counterfeiting. MEI will offer customers severaloptions to upgrade their bill acceptors. Most products can be easily

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Cool customer

Cool customer TaylorCo. introduces its compact, four-flavor FCB (frozen carbonated beverage)machine. The Model C302 allows retailers to revitalize their beverage salesby serving customers more of their favorite soft drinks in an exciting frozentaste sensation. Model C302 features a modular countertop design or can be placedon a syrup storage cart for a selfcontained floor model. The

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Lemon-riffic

Lemon-riffic TrueLemon is a cost-effective alternative to fresh lemons that allows retailersto offer the same lippuckering taste in a versatile single-serve packet. TrueLemon is available in a variety of taste packs, including a special 150-ct.dispenser box. Each packet of True Lemon has 0 calories, 0 carbs and 0 gramsof fat per serving, contains no sweeteners

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The bolder the better

The bolder the better CadburyAdams USA LLC introduces new Dentyne Ice Wild Winter soft-chew gum and newDentyne Ice Avalanche Mint pellet gum. Dentyne Ice Wild Winter is wrapped ina unique, easy-close envelope 14-piece pack, featuring a perforated sleeve thatcan be easily detached to condense the package. New Dentyne Ice Avalanche Mintoffers fans of Dentyne Ice

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Frozen fruity goodness

Frozen fruity goodness DoleFood Co. announces the rollout of DOLE Frozen Fruit, a new, branded lineof fresh frozen fruit with the “locked-in” natural goodness and nutrition benefitsof fresh fruit. Dole will offer an extensive selection of over a dozen fruitsfrom colorful antioxidant-rich berries to Dole’s signature tropical fruits includingTropical Gold pineapple. All DOLE Frozen Fruit

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CHEP

CHEP   CHEP’s PLUS PS pallet is in full compliancewith the International Standard Phytosanitary Measures (ISPM 15) guidelines putforth by the International Plant Protection Convention (IPPC) regarding theregulation of wood and wood packaging in international trade. These guidelineshelp prevent the introduction and spread of pests through solid wood packaging,including pallets. As of February 2006, pallets

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Cenex® brand products/CHS Inc.

Cenex® brand products/CHS Inc. With more than 1,600 retail locations, CHS Inc. is addingmore Cenex-identified retail facilities every week. Even as the chain spreadsrapidly across the country, the CHS heritage of caring, helpful, small-townservice permeates each Cenex operation. Our helpful, friendly staff offers theresources operators need to provide high-value, profitable products and servicesto their customers.

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FACTOR

FACTOR Featured Item: Description: FACTOR’s StoreTrak utilizes the newest generation of applicationdevelopment from Microsoft to provide all the solutions necessary for a firmfoundation. Via an online interface, StoreTrak allows the home office and allstores to work together, on the same system—using the same data. The cumbersomeprocess of uploading data from the Store PCs to the

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FireKing® Security Group

FireKing® Security Group FireKing Security Group (FKSG) worksto help convenience store operators improve their bottom line by decreasingcashhandling costs. Certain costs are a given, such as 3% per-transaction creditcard fees. But that’s exactly why FKSG seeks to give as much control back toc-stores as possible. Any and all potential financial drains associated withcstore operations have

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Jack Link's

Jack Link’s Jack Link’s Marinated Tender Cuts are available in threemouth-watering flavor profiles. New Prime Rib Flavor Marinated Tender Cuts aremade with Jack Link’s signature marinade, slow-cooked, and naturally-smokedfor a rich, juicy beef flavor. Jack Link’s new Chicken Fajita Marinated TenderCuts are sizzling with the zesty and spicy taste of the Southwest. The new KCMasterpiece®

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Mark Vii Equipment Llc

Mark Vii Equipment Llc The AquaJet GT series of carwashes embodies everythingMark VII has learned over 40 years of building automatic, touch-free systems.These machines provide the highest-quality touch-free wash available at a competitiveprice. Simplified maintenance, outstanding reliability and future expandabilityare all part of the design. They also use less water and wash at a higher

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New Edge Networks

New Edge Networks New Edge Networks is building a network of direct connectionsto various back-office online solutions providers including payment processors,payroll services, health benefits management companies, IT help desks, kiosks,digital video display or monitoring services and ATM network providers. By usingdirect connections to pre-determined suppliers, retailers avoid installing andpaying for separate dedicated connections to the

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Piccadilly Circus Pizza

Piccadilly Circus Pizza This new program from one of the nation’s premier conveniencestore pizza providers is specifically targeted to establishments that find spaceand personnel at a premium. Unlike the company’s flagship "Fresh-made" program,in which it provides pre-mixed dough and fresh ingredients to stores, the Freezer-to-Ovenprogram is aimed at c-stores that have a limited number of

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