Abbey Lewis

Abbey Lewis
Editor in Chief, Convenience Store Products
Winsight LLC
(630) 528-9226

Abbey Lewis is editor in chief of Convenience Store Products magazine. Email your comments to [email protected].

Mars Wrigley Confectionery Alert Caffeine Gum

New release gives adult consumers a simple, portable alternative to other caffeinated offerings

Ellen Sarem, who submitted the idea and inspiration behind the winning flavor, will take home $1 million in prize money

Lighting a match

The most clicked c-store products of 2017


Better-for-you attributes help drive global confectionery market's value

potato chips

Salty-snack sales grow with innovation that includes healthier, alternative ingredients

Sometimes you just need to start a fire


The company's senior category manager for confection talks changing seasons and private label

online retailing

Both Amazon and Wal-Mart are creating new brick-and-mortar retail spaces that meld the online world with the physical. What does that mean for your product mix and how you manage your categories?

Lighting a match

The most-clicked c-store products of 2016

40th birthday cupcake

Reflecting on 40 years of c-store devotion.

second annual Convenience Store Products retailer survey

The second-annual Convenience Store Products retailer survey reveals what you really think about the next big thing—and the strategies you employ to sell them.

Goose Island sample bus

Marketers of products in your stores are upping their game. How can you pick up this strategy and use it to market your own brand?