Foodservice category news for the convenience store retail industry.

Wholesaler association forms strategic partnership for CSP foodservice expo

FAIRFAX, Va. -- The American Wholesale Marketers Association (AWMA) has joined forces with CSP Information Group as an Association Partner for CSP's Foodservice at Retail Expo (FARE) 2008. This new event, to be held August 11–13, 2008, at the Renaissance Hotel & Convention Center in Schaumburg...

Quick Chek brew now official coffee of N.J. hockey team

WHITEHOUSE STATION, N.J. -- The Quick Chek food-store chain said that the company 's coffee, known for its 20-minute freshness guarantee and made from a select blend of beans, is now the official coffee of the New Jersey Devils. Quick Chek 's coffee will be exclusively served at the New Jersey...

Earnhart + Friends deal will allow retailer to focus on foodservice

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. -- Beginning this month, two Bowling Green, Ky.-based businesses have entered an exclusive partnership. Earnhart + Friends is now the agency of record for all advertising, public relations and marketing needs for convenience retailer Minit Mart, according to both owners, who are...

Fast-feeders expanding breakfast offerings to satisfy time-starved workers
Chicken QSR opens in Love's new Iowa travel plaza.
As more stores open, retailers can see for themselves
Papa John's running pizza text-ordering promo for football fans.
Helps fans throw football parties
Company also removes trans fats
Will refocus company on customer experience in face of McDonald's coffee threat.