Foodservice category news for the convenience store retail industry.

Retailers are reconsidering a stalwart service format

In a foodservice segment defined by convenience, c-store retailers are now facing increased competition from other channels. Grocery stores, third-party delivery services and meal-kit companies have joined the fight to best answer this question: Which category owns convenience today? In addition to...

Technomic forecasts the hottest menu trends

Treats customers to freebies for a full week

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. -- Retailer Pilot Flying J will celebrate National Hot Dog Day, July 19, with a weeklong freebie celebration. Customers can stop in for a free all-beef hot dog or any roller-grill item with coupon from July 19-26. The offer can be redeemed by displaying the online coupon available...

How the QSR is reinvigorating its design, layout and technology elements

Keep customers interested by offering a variety of options, such as seasonal beverages that can be enjoyed either hot or over ice.
Join FMI and others in lawsuit to stop enforcement in New York City
Making sure consumers get what they want at c-stores means retailers need to know what their customers are buying every time they come in.
Will focus on driving growth in North America

Capitalizing on limited-time offers means thinking strategically

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