General Merchandise

General merchandise category news for the convenience store retail industry.

Feinstein seeking support for Combat Meth Act of 2005

WASHINGTON -- In an effort to combat illegal methamphetamine production, nine major drug retailersAlbertsons, CVS, Longs Drugs, Kmart, Rite Aid, Shopko, Target, Walgreens and Wal-marthave all recently agreed to move all single-ingredient pseudoephedrine products behind the pharmacy counter. And the...

As a fundraiser to support severely disabled heroes of the War on Terrorism, Impact Player Partners is offering special red, white and blue wristbands.

SUGAR LAND, Texas -- As a fundraiser to support severely disabled heroes of the War on Terrorism, Impact Player Partners, a nonprofit organization consisting of business leaders, athletes, entertainers and sports franchises, is offering special red, white and blue Impact a Hero wristbands. The...

Ind. General Assembly OKs bill limiting cold medicine sales

INDIANAPOLIS -- Legislation that would restrict the sale of cold medicines containing ingredients used to make methamphetamine unanimously passed both chambers of the Indiana General Assembly Friday, the Associated Press reported. The bill includes several provisions designed to curb the production...

State aims to curb spread of meth labs
C-store sales would be illegal
Collectible Concepts Group Inc. and BanaHoldings USA Inc. announced that they have received an order to make 10,000 promotional Fanbanas for Circle K stores.
Ruling Sends matter back for further rulemaking consistent with the court's opinion.

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