Foodservice category news for the convenience store retail industry.

A look back at big happenings in the prepared-foods category this year

Orion Food Systems marks major milestone for pizza platform

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Hot Stuff Pizza, the signature pizza brand from South Dakota-based Orion Food Systems, is celebrating its 30-year anniversary. In 1986, Hot Stuff Pizza became the first company to offer fresh pizza in U.S. convenience stores when it launched in Webster, S.D. The company...

Technomic and the Beverage Marketing Corp.’s new On-Premise Intelligence Report shows how young consumers between the ages of 21 and 34 are transforming the...

Justin Vignola shares his thoughts on the c-store’s expanded meal solutions

What’s helping this c-store chain expand into new markets … and what’s hindering it

Retailer introduces a range of seasonal and limited-time offerings

Technomic’s Consumer Brand Metrics data reveals the top five c-store chains with the most craveable food and beverage items that consumers say they can’t get anywhere else

Convenience retailer focusing on food safety, animal welfare

New data from Technomic’s Consumer Brand Metrics quarterly update uncovers five tech amenities that drive millennial loyalty

Does the FDA have the same calendar we do?