Foodservice category news for the convenience store retail industry.

Program members to receive five days of free coffee in March

WAWA, Pa. -- Convenience-store chain Wawa Inc. has brought back its popular Free Coffee Fridays promotion, offering any customer enrolled in its Wawa Rewards program a free cup of coffee each Friday during the month of March. This promotion builds on the success of Wawa’s fall “Free for All”...

Sandwich giant disputes recent rumors in Canada

TORONTO -- Sandwich restaurant chain Subway, with more than 44,000 worldwide locations, including over 5,000 units in convenience stores, is hitting back against a recent report that it is serving fake chicken on the menu in Canada. CBC Marketplace, a Canadian business-news program, alleged that...

Supplier announces branded partnership with Honda, RoadRace Factory

BELOIT, Wis. -- Broaster Co., a license branded foodservice supplier to the convenience-store segment, is expanding its brand beyond its signature fried chicken programs. The company will team up with Honda and RoadRace Factory to form Team Genuine Broaster Chicken Honda, a competitor in the...

Deal poised to strengthen equipment manufacturer’s foodservice business
Flip the script on c-store foodservice programs by putting veggies at the center of the plate.

NRA’s annual awards spotlight new foodservice equipment and technologies

Consumers reveal what’s driving their takeout visits today

Chain promotes higher-margin drinks at budget prices

Technomic and CSP’s 2016 Consumer Study reveals six ways c-store chains can best target their region with prepared foods and beverages

A look at some innovative ideas inspired by restaurants