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ALEXANDRIA, Va. – Over one in three Americans (34%) say that they have purchased more snacks that are considered “healthy choices” over the past year, and they are increasingly turning to convenience stores for these healthy purchases, according to survey...

Ruki Sayid 29 April 2015 Mirror UK Boss David Potts revealed the chain is turning back the clock to old fashioned service with two new express checkouts in every store from this week Supermarket chain Morrisons is ending the misery...

Tim Powell April 27, 2015 CSNews Prioritizing shoppers can turn information into something actionable. For convenience store operators, it is an ongoing challenge to determine the right mix of food and beverages to offer customers. The type of customers can...

Angela Hanson April 27, 2015 Convenience Store News NATIONAL REPORT — It’s important for convenience store operators to capitalize on ice cream, frozen novelties and related items during the summer, as May through August are consistently the strongest months for...

CSNews April 27, 2015 NACS survey also shows awareness of fresh food. ALEXANDRIA, Va. — More than a third of Americans (34 percent) report purchasing snacks that are “healthy choices” over the past year, and they are increasingly turning to...

APRIL 29, 2015 PepsiCo is dropping aspartame from Diet Pepsi in the US. Source: AP ASPARTAME has been demonised as causing cancer, Parkinson’s disease, diabetes and multiple sclerosis. This week, it was removed from Diet Pepsi in the US in...

Damon Kitney THE AUSTRALIAN BP in Australia. Source: TheAustralian The local arm of global oil giant BP plans to spend more than $450 million over the next three years to open up to 60 new service stations across the country...

Maureen Azzato, April 29, 2015 Know who you are and what your guests want. ORLANDO, Fla. — Foodservice purveyors in all channels of trade strive to remain relevant and top of mind to consumers, but must be careful not to...

Madeleine Heffernan May 1, 2015 The Age The supermarket wars have pushed two of Australia’s big advertisers in different directions, with No. 1 supermarket Woolworths revving up its spending while Coles winds its down. Woolworths is estimated to have spent...

April 30, 2015 CSNews POMPANO BEACH, Fla. — Japan Tobacco Inc. (JTI) continues to make moves in the global electronic-cigarette market. This time around, JTI is acquiring Logic Technology Development LLC, a Pompano Beach-based electronic cigarette company. “With the Logic...

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