White Owl is looking to stand out from the competition with a new brand redesign and Website. In order to emphasize the brand’s heritage, innovation, flavor and quality, White Owl Cigar has launched a new product Website and announced a brand redesign that includes new packaging and POS that will arrive in stores in January.
A new report from the IDDBA identifies key strategies for food retailers to appeal to the snacking consumer. The International Dairy-Deli-Bakery Association (IDDBA) latest original research, Snacking Opportunities: Building Better Snacks, has been released. The report, developed in conjunction with The Hartman Group, identifies key ways food retailers can elevate snacking experiences across bakery, dairy, deli,
By Mel Kleiman, President, Humetrics A restaurant client of ours was having trouble recruiting qualified applicants and puzzled as to why. I suggested they test their system by sending one of their best employees to another one of their locations to apply and she ended up getting the brush off! Turns out she walked in at
By Mel Kleiman, President, Humetrics In light of the ever-tightening labor market, you can’t afford to lose even one promising applicant. So, let me ask once again, are you making it easy for jobseekers to get into your hiring system? Case in point: One client thought they had “made it easy,” by adding the following
Adds PDI’s financial and retail software packages to more than 600 stores. RaceTrac Petroleum Inc. has completed its rollout of PDI/ Enterprise. PDI is a provider of enterprise-class automation software systems to the convenience retail, petroleum marketing and foodservice industries. PDI’s software package includes financial, retail, wholesale petroleum and workforce management product offerings. Atlanta-based RaceTrac,
Former senior vice president of consumer development for ConAgra Foods joins the AdvancePierre team. AdvancePierre Foods has named Steve Booker as president of Retail. He will lead the company’s second largest business unit, which collaborates with club, mass merchandise and grocery chains to provide branded, private-brand and licensed products. AdvancePierre Foods is a producer of
Looks to offer guests a variety of foods in a unique atmosphere. TravelCenters of America LLC (TravelCenters), operator of the TA and Petro Stopping Centers travel center brands, has announced the opening of three new restaurant concepts within the TravelCenters network. These café style eateries offer a variety of quality foods from regional favorites to
New legislation will help c-store operators to comply with menu-labeling laws. The National Association of Convenience Stores (NACS) applauded the House Energy and Commerce for passing new menu-labeling legislation. The new bipartisan legislation will enable compliance for convenience store operators and increase the availability of nutrition information and choice for consumers. The committee approved H.R. 2017,
Kum & Go, Trident and Mondelēz International are seeking to customize the customer experience through human data intelligence. Kum & Go is partnering with Trident Brand for the launch of Trident’s C.H.E.W. (Change Health Every Week) campaign. During the campaign, select Kum & Go convenience stores will reward shoppers for healthy and active behaviors over the holiday season.
Dunkin’ Donuts is preparing to launch new programs to make it easier for consumers to get their hands on their favorite Dunkin’ products. Starting this week, Dunkin’ Donuts will begin testing its two newest programs; mobile On-the-Go Ordering in Portland, Maine and Dunkin’ Delivery in Dallas. Dunkin’ Delivery will also be available in Atlanta, Chicago, Los
Consumers are speaking their minds about shopping on holidays. A commissioned study from Retale has revealed anticipated consumer shopping behavior on Thanksgiving Day and Black Friday. Retale is a location-based mobile platform that conveniently helps shoppers save on purchases from their favorite retailers and brands, and their recent study polled 1,000 adult women and men across the U.S.
Inter-Continental Cigar Corp is the manufacturer of Al Capone, the #1 selling premium cigarillo in the United States. All of which are hand-rolled with natural leaf wrappers in Honduras. Al Capone is ranked in the Top 13 brands in the C-Store Channel and as a Top 4 brand in consumer awareness for cigar and cigarillo
Better vaping, flavor and satisfaction. Blu offers a complete line of vapor products satisfying all your electronic consumers preferences. View our flagship Blu Plus system our Blu Plus Express Kit and our disposable line as well.
Not just another vapor system brand but a manufacturer, engineer and designer of quality hardware and liquid product offerings. View our complete line of liquids, tobacco, fruit and blended flavors and our highly engineered and designed vapor hardware products in Aspen Air and Aspen Slim.
Known for their proprietary Soy Sauce, Chef’s Cut showed off some current and new products ideal for C-store: Buffalo Chicken Breast in a Bag and three new flavors of Crispy Bacon. These offering are sure to be a hit in your stores!
The demand for fresh and healthy makes Chiquita your ideal supply partner, Bananas are the number one consumed fruit in the country. There is no banana like Chiquita To Go bananas. A complete selling program that will help you provide your consumers with the freshest offering and you some serious dough!
View this video to learn about the exciting new flavors and equipment from f’real.
See the new line of award-winning protein products from Fusion Jerky that feature hand-crafted artisan jerky that fusions Asian-style texture with American innovation flavors
The annual NACS show is a key industry event for General Mills to reach convenience store retailers and distributors and share how our resources, tools and expertise— as well as innovative products— can help them grow your convenience store business. Check out this short video to learn how we can help your business
With Hoshizaki, you can expect state of the art engineering, design, innovation, quality and service! View a sample of our reach-in refrigeration units, our ice making lines and our prep tables to help you grow your foodservice and beverage needs.
The ICEE Company has new flavors and the best equipment in the industry to help you drive Frozen Beverage Sales. Take a look at this video to see our exciting opportunities.
IQ Group offers Uniforms and Corporate Apparel in a wide array of styles and brands including but not limited to polo shirts, dress shirts, T-shirts, jackets, vests, and headwear as well as branded promotional products. At IQ we make it possible to build your brand and image through your employees uniforms. Visit http://www.iqagroup.com for more
View the new protein items Johnsonville has to offer you to help you grow your foodservice sales. Products are perfect for increasing roller grill and sandwich sales
Always fresh and never frozen, our chicken is flavor injected with a mild cajun flavoring. In addition to our classic chicken and chicken tenders, fish and shrimp, and red beans and rice, Krispy Krunchy Chicken has added mac-n-cheese to their offerings. A delicious new dish made with real aged cheddar. Be sure to check out
Sunny Sky Products is excited to offer premium quality beverages at unbeatable value. This year they will proudly feature the elite brands of Jolly Rancher Slush, Hershey’s Freeze, Faygo Fountain & Frozen, and Sour Punch Sip ‘n Sour Slushies. Sunny Sky’s commitment and dedication to innovation and value mark them as the dispensed beverage industry