Foodservice category news for the convenience store retail industry.

Top Hampton Roads chefs dish out c-store cuisine for Miller charity

NORFOLK, Va. -- It's Spam, Twinkies and Vienna Sausage on the menu of some of Hampton Roads' top restaurants for one week only, September 14-23. Miller Oil's Eat Good! Do Good! is giving diners a chance to sample the innovative and creative dishes prepared by notable chefs from the 2007 Miller's...

Wal-Mart Canada adds Tim Hortons

BENTONVILLE, Ark. -- Subway, the fast-food chain that likes to promote its sandwiches as a healthy alternative to traditional fried and grilled fare, began doing business with Wal-Mart Stores Inc. only three years ago. But from a lone restaurant inside a Wal-Mart in Ozark, Ala., Subway has quickly...

Sara Lee exec offers advice at Chicago NEW event

CHICAGO -- More than 250 women and men from the retail and consumer packaged goods (CPG) industries came together on Tuesday to network and ponder "authentic leadership," at an event sponsored by the Network of Executive Women (NEW). The event, the first of its kind in the Chicago area for NEW,...

Growth at retail outpacing restaurants at nearly twice industry rate, NPD Group reports
Larry Miller, vice president and general manager of Duke Manufacturing's Duke Convenience Group, has stepped down.
Hot Stuff Foods has a new look, and some new tastes.
Competing against and partnering with coffee giant offer lessons in retail
Includes first Chester's cobranded with McDonald's.
Searsport, Maine, c-store will also get upgrades
QuikTrip opens bakery to serve its Kansas City-area c-stores