Abbey Lewis

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

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At this year's NACS Show there are many new, cool, and innovative products out there on display that you could see in a c-store very soon.

Among all the innovations are CSP’s own 2015 Retailer Choice Best New Products Contest winners. After months of nominating and voting, the results are in and on display.

oktoberfest parade

A trip home for Oktoberfest reveals a lot about convenience-store brand loyalty among consumers.

cigars e-cigs tobacco

The tobacco category experienced largely positive sales trends.Nielsen reported cigarette and smokeless sales grew in c-store, food, drug and mass.


Super Bowl viewers across the country stock up on nearly 166 million pounds of snacks before the game, according to category manager of grocery and snacks for McLane

convenience store products online new website

Welcome to, the culmination of years of cataloging and reporting on products for the convenience-store industry.

NACS Show 2015 Las Vegas

This story represents approximately 0.288% of the new products on the NACS Show floor. Consider it your sneak preview.

In celebration of the c-store industry’s most important tradeshow, Convenience Store Products magazine is sharing a mammoth 225 products!

Bakery revitalizes packaging to make its pastries pop on store shelves

Convenience Store Products’ inaugural retailer survey reveals product trends and category strategies across the c-store landscape.

In the six years that have passed since I started in this industry, our pulse has slowed, jumped and began its normal rhythm again. In light of what we’ve been through, we thought it would be a good time to check the industry’s pulse.

What products stood out to Abbey Lewis at this year’s Sweets & Snacks Expo, held at Chicago’s McCormick Place at the end of May.