Foodservice category news for the convenience store retail industry.

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Deal will strengthen company’s focus on fully cooked food products

CINCINNATI -- AdvancePierre Foods, one of the industry’s top producers and distributors of sandwiches, sandwich ingredients, entrees and snacks to convenience stores, has acquired Allied Specialty Foods Inc. Allied is a manufacturer of raw and cooked beef and chicken Philly steak products...

Swiss Farms is pairing free coffee with any of its new breakfast sandwiches for $2.99.

BROOMALL, Pa. -- Swiss Farms was among numerous convenience stores to celebrate National Coffee Day on Sept. 29 , but now the drive-thru chain is taking things a step further by promoting free coffee with the purchase of a breakfast sandwich throughout the month of October. Available at all 13 of...

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Distributor's successful artisan pizza program contributed to recognition.
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A look at how the chain menus and markets pastas overseas ahead of potential U.S. launch

C-store chain honored for innovation in foodservice technology
Meet the needs of on-the-go consumers

Restaurants and retailers can freshen up menus with on-trend vegetables, herbs and fruits.