Foodservice category news for the convenience store retail industry.

Restaurants target breakfast and snacking occasions for sales transfusion

ROSEMONT, Ill. -- The traditional foodservice dayparts are stepping aside for consumers' newest focus, snacking. That's the word from Technomic Inc.'s Restaurants 2008 Trends & Directions conference, which brought together more than 150 limited-service restaurant (LSR) and full-service...

Snodgrass joins family-run c-store pizza program provider

NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Hunt Brothers Pizza, a major distributor of fresh dough pizza to the convenience store market, said that R. Aaron Snodgrass has joined the company as purchasing director, according to Scott Hunt, senior executive. Snodgrass comes to the company from Wayne Farms of Oakwood, Ga.,...

Also evaluating securitization financing

DUBLIN, Ohio -- Wendy's International Inc. said that its board, which is reviewing the quick-service restaurant (QSR) company's strategic options, has decided to explore a possible sale. There is no specific timetable for the process. The Special Committee has determined that the exploration of a...

Indiana chili, burger chain in Village Pantry, Crystal Flash, Hoosier Pete
Scott, Griffith will jointly direct growth
CSP Daily News has learned that a senior executive at 7-Eleven Inc. is no longer with the company.
Hyper-caffeinated brew now available in bag-in-a-box system
Continues to tweak foodservice; converting all company-owned stores to franchisees by 2013
Will help expand fresh foods
Juanita's Foods has appointed John Thompson to the position of vice president of sales.