General Merchandise

General merchandise category news for the convenience store retail industry.

AG cites deceptive practices, blatant promotion of drug culture

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. -- Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan is demanding that a San Francisco company discontinue the misleading marketing and sale of a packaged coffee product that blatantly glorifies drug culture. In a letter sent earlier this week to Doll God LLC, Madigan demanded that the...

Will be available for sale at each facility equipped to handle tires, service

OKLAHOMA CITY -- Love's Travel Stops & Country Stores has entered into an agreement with China Manufacturers Alliance LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Double Coin Holdings Ltd., to offer the Double Coin brand radial truck tire. These tires will be available for sale at each of its facilities...

Travel center network to offer personal protection devices

WESTLAKE, Ohio -- Beginning this month, TravelCenters of America LLC (TA) will sell TASER International Inc.'s TASER C2 Personal Protector devices in its retail stores operating under the TravelCenters of America, TA and Petro Stopping Centers brand names located along the nation's interstates. The...

B&W wholesale putting Elvis, Sun merchandise in convenience outlets
Firm will market device to consumers via c-store, gas station rack card
Named new CEO at Barjan LLC
RV with dune buggy rolls into stations
C-store simulation game to debut in Japan
Signs deal with Michelin Americas Truck Tires
Racetrac offering free Mother's Day mug, spa contest.