Foodservice category news for the convenience store retail industry.

Sandwiches sold in some Ark., La., Texas c-stores may be contaminated

LONGVIEW, Texas -- CFS Operating Ltd. is recalling 4,219 units of Cloud's Tuna Salad Sandwiches and Egg Salad Sandwiches because they have the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes, an organism which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or...

Although 65% of consumers say they try to eat healthier, 33% say they don't have time to prepare or eat healthy meals.

NEW YORK -- Time-pressed Americans, seeking foods they can quickly consume at their desks, in their cars or at home as they rush from one daily obligation to another, choose convenience over all other factorsincluding healthfulness, price and tastewhen it comes to buying on-the-go food, according...

Encourages earlier opening for breakfast rush

LAS VEGAS -- McDonald's Corp. wants all its U.S. restaurants to open by 5 a.m., up from 75% today, as Americans increasingly buy breakfast earlier, part of a broader plan to increase average annual sales at McDonald's outlets by $400,000, to an average of about $2.4 million per U.S. location, by...

Hansen named chair, CEO; Maahs succeeds her as president, COO
Court sorting parties over salmonella outbreak that hit Sheetz
Chain now has more than 6,400 station, store sites
New fountain options stress variety
Potentially contaminated products still being sold by some retailers, including c-stores
Competition, Tesco Fresh & Easy arrival driving store upgrades
Rutter's Farm Stores is offering its biggest coffee yet, a 24-oz. cup that from July 30 to August 26 comes with an introductory price of 99 cents.