Foodservice category news for the convenience store retail industry.

Newest McDonald's offers a glimpse of the future for chain

OAK BROOK, Ill. -- It's clear from a block away that this is no ordinary McDonald's restaurant. The closest restaurant site to McDonald's corporate headquarters in Oak Brook is a two-story building on more than an acre of land. About six months after breaking ground, the new restaurant with a...

Food companies introducing grab-and-go fruits, vegetables

CHICAGO -- In a recent CSP Daily News Poll, more than 50% of respondents said the obesity issue, particularly as it relates to children, is not getting enough attention. While filling newspapers and the nightly news with statistics about how fat Americans are, the trend has left retailers looking...

SSP's Circle K stores adding Krispy Kreme pastry circles in Texas

McALLEN, Texas -- Krispy Kreme Doughnuts Inc. will start selling its pastries at 24 McAllen-area Circle K convenience stores next Monday, and at 21 additional Valley stores beginning May 23, representatives from both companies told The Monitor. People in the Valley have been asking for a Krispy...

A food distributor for QuikTrip convenience stores is recalling Po Boy sandwiches that were sold last month at locations in four states.
Pernod expects quick sale of QSRs
Retailer joins in request to settle salmonella lawsuits out of court
Three new units inside Food Shops
Grocery operators find themselves facing same struggles as other channels
Consumers noticing the remaking of c-store cuisine
During the month of March, the Subway quick-service restaurant (QSR) chain opened 209 new locations and reached a number of significant milestones.