Foodservice category news for the convenience store retail industry.

True Blue Coffee Roasters providing beans for c-store's enhanced offering

PROVIDENCE, R.I. -- Family-operated neighborhood convenience store Eastside Mart in Providence, R.I., is now serving the premium coffee of Organic Fair Trade coffee roasting company True Blue Coffee Roasters, Old Fields, W.Va. Since purchasing Eastside Mart a year ago, the new owner has renovated...

Wawa raising coffee prices because of higher fuel costs

WAWA, Pa. -- The signs are out at Wawa convenience stores letting customers know that coffee prices will increase by six cents per cup starting today. The high cost of fuel has filtered down to hot beverages, reported the Associated Press. Wawa said rising general costs associated with coffee,...

Exec was in charge of Quickstuff c-stores for Jack in the Box

MIAMI -- Burger King Corp. has appointed Gladys DeClouet as senior vice president of North America company operations. Formerly, she was vice president of operations for Jack in the Box, with responsibility for restaurants and for the company-owned Quickstuff-branded convenience store and fuel...

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