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General merchandise category news for the convenience store retail industry.
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The industry’s most significant new-product awards to be presented at the NACS Show

CHICAGO -- CSP magazine is proud to announce the leaders in product innovation for the 14th consecutive year with its Retailer Choice Best New Products Contest winners (list below). Nominations of hundreds of eligible new products introduced into the convenience-retailing format between Aug. 1,...

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Changes include redefining management roles to focus on the company’s operations, including the establishment of a new corporate COO

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. -- Core-Mark Holding Co. Inc. has made three executive management changes, redefining certain management roles to focus on the company’s operations, including the establishment of a new corporate chief operating officer (COO) role. Scott McPherson, former senior vice...

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CSP editors offer up the topics and trends in each major category that will be the talk of the show floor

More than 130 truckers from across the country participated in national contest .
As c-store sales slip, retailers look for bright spots
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Just when you think you’ve seen it all, it’s that time of year all over again

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Big trends and opportunities CSP editors gleaned from this year’s event

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Study reveals strengths and weaknesses in leading names in beverages, QSRs and snacks

President Trump is taking aim at food-stamp benefits, placing retail in the crosshairs. Here are important numbers to know ...

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Distributor launches new product lines during National Trade Show

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