Foodservice category news for the convenience store retail industry.

National c-store group to market foodservice program to membership

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. -- Ted Giles, CEO of Chester's International LLC, a leading fried chicken foodservice offering for the convenience store category, said that the company has partnered with Royal Buying Group, Inc. (RBG) in an alliance to market the Chester's branded offering to the 5,500 retail...

Appointments implement company's third-generation succession plan

WILMINGTON, Calif. -- Juanita's Foods has appointed Mark and Aaron De La Torre to be co-CEOs of the family-owned company. The brothers are sons of George De La Torre Jr., chairman, who is the son of George De La Torre Sr., founder with his nephew Albert Guerrero of Juanita's Foods in 1946. The...

Berzan to lead effort, other initiatives

OAK BROOK, Ill. -- Convenient foods-to-go will be the focus of a new multi-channel trade show to be launched by CSP Information Group in August 2008. The conference and trade show will provide a business, education and networking forum for retailers and suppliers involved with on-the-go food...

Eby-Brown is launching Wakefield Sandwich Co., home of the fresh, never frozen sandwich, a significant investment in fresh foods by a c-store distributor.
First reimaged store signifies new beginning for chain and its foodservice
The Network of Executive Women (NEW) awarded Jennie Jones the Hedy Halpert Diversity Awareness Award at the group's annual meeting in Dallas recently.
Caf W, clinics, other services intensify channel threat
New drink options could add $1.3 mil to bottom line
Sheetz promotes Lorenz, Ryan
Clark Brands LLC and Ronnoco Coffee have joined forces to grow the Four Corners Coffee brand.