General Merchandise

General merchandise category news for the convenience store retail industry.

Firm will market device to consumers via c-store, gas station rack card

CEDAR KNOLLS, N.J. -- MedeFile International Inc., a company specializing in portable electronic medical records management solutions, said that it has granted Manalapan, Fla.-based API Marketing, Sales & Advertising Co. the exclusive right to market MedeFile memberships to consumers in more...

Named new CEO at Barjan LLC

ROCK ISLAND, Ill. -- Barjan LLC, a distributor of consumer products to travel centers, truck stops and convenience stores, announced that Charles A. Sciandra has been named chief executive officer and will join the board of directors effective immediately. Sciandra will replace the company 's...

RV with dune buggy rolls into stations

NEW YORK -- A recreational van with dune buggy has made its debut as part of Hess Corp.'s collectible Miniature Truck series. The 2008 Hess Miniature Recreation Van is on sale at participating Hess and Hess Express retail stores for $6.99 plus tax, batteries are included. The van features real...

C-store simulation game to debut in Japan
Signs deal with Michelin Americas Truck Tires
Racetrac offering free Mother's Day mug, spa contest.
Retailer staging Innovation Day for vendors to showcase products, ideas
Tick Tactic tick removal, first-aid kit available in c-stores
Maine first state to make the move
Grocer Hy-Vee Inc. will near convenience-store territory with a new, smaller store planned for Lincoln, Neb.