Convenience Store Products | May/June 2017

May/June 2017 Convenience Store Products

In This Issue

June 2017
The Foodservice Issue

Riding the Crave Wave: Experience beats convenience as c-store foodservice ups its game

State of the confection category. Making the best of better-for-you snacks. What's next in breakfast sandwiches. foodservice equipment, Zima's return, bright ideas for energy savings and more ...

 

Yogurt is portable, impulse-driven and compatible with other items

Hershey Cookie Layer Crunch

These four products are the best-selling new products, isolated as top consumer velocity items by McLane Co., for this quarter

Cover story

What was once a “convenience store” could just as easily be called a quick-service restaurant (QSR) today.

Features

Empanadas

Ethnic-style handhelds, stuffed varieties and big flavors are on trend

NACS ranks the category No. 1 in average sales and No. 2 in gross profit

LEDs waste less heat and direct light in a specifc direction, reducing the need for deflectors

Exotic flavors, culinary alliances and new rollouts across the meat-snacks segment are driving category intrigue and growth

MFA Oil Co.

The 5,000-square-foot location in Lee’s Summit, Mo., has a new logo, a fresh exterior and a focus on foodservice