General Merchandise

General merchandise category news for the convenience store retail industry.

CSP's Steve Holtz checks in with Miss America at the Outlook Leadership Conference in Arizona

Will represent all c-store sales efforts for energy supplement maker

MELROSE PARK, Ill. -- Convenience Valet has announced exclusive representation of Precise Nutrition International Inc. (PNI), doing business as Vital 4U, in the convenience-store class of trade. PNI manufactures energy and health supplement brand Vital 4U, including Liquid Energy, Screamin Energy,...

Online retailer’s proprietary brands gaining market share, report says

A category-by-category breakdown of what's coming to c-stores next

Confirms continuing importance of local, neighborhood retailers
Study shows which channels are winning, which are losing
Continues annual tradition despite station divestment
Survey looks at frequency of convenience-store, supermarket visits
Suppliers to choose top managers across nine vital c-store categories

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