Foodservice category news for the convenience store retail industry.

Hernandez and her brother show their hoagie love on social media

WAWA, Pa. – Most pro athletes happily proclaim that they’re going to Disney World after a big win, but it looks as if Olympic gold-medal-winning gymnast Laurie Hernandez is on her way to Wawa. Following the dominating performance of the U.S. women’s gymnastics team earlier this...

Scientists using ‘big data’ to investigate contaminated food sources

ARMONK, N.Y. – IBM Research scientists have announced the creation of new data-analytics technology that will speed up investigations during the early stages of a foodborne-illness outbreak. The new methodology is designed to greatly minimize the public effects of food-related illnesses such as...

Road trip to both retailers revealed surprising results

ALTOONA, Pa., and WAWA, Pa. -- Sheetz or Wawa? There’s an eternal clash between these two mid-Atlantic convenience-store giants. Each has its camp of loyal aficionados. And each boasts touch-screen ordering, expansive, ever-changing sandwich selections, customizable offerings and speedy...

Burger King is introducing a Tex-Mex menu twist, the latest in a burgeoning trend of food, snack combinations

Sandwich leader pushes revamped logo and ad messaging

Limited-service restaurant chains capitalize on big, bold tastes

Great ideas brewing, baking and bubbling across the industry

How fresh foodservice can take c-stores to a whole new level
Leadership team to remain in place
BP-based unit is testing new morning offerings