Snacks & Candy

Snacks and candy category news for the convenience store retail industry.

Cinnamon rolls now available at Colorado, Utah 7-Elevens

LOVELAND, Colo. -- A sweet cinnamon roll, which is a staple in Northern Colorado's Johnson's Corner Restaurant, Bakery & Truckstop, are now available at 7-Eleven convenience stores throughout Colorado and Utah, according to a report by The Coloradoan . Johnson's Corner opened in Loveland in...

Most importantcategory purchasing day of entire year

NEW YORK -- The Nielsen Co. has released its annual Guide to the Super Bowl, which showcases a full range of consumer and media information about the most anticipated marketing event in the United States. This year's matchup between the Arizona Cardinals and the Pittsburgh Steelers is scheduled for...

Clif Bar & Co. announces voluntary recall of CLIF, LUNA bars

BERKELEY, Calif. -- Clif Bar & Co. has announced a voluntary recall of CLIF and LUNA branded bars that contain peanut butter because the products have the potential to be contaminated with salmonella. The recalled products contain peanut butter manufactured by Peanut Corp. of America (PCA). PCA...

Voluntaryrecall includes certain Austin, Keebler, Famous Amos brands
Voluntaryrecall includes certain Austin, Keebler, Famous Amos brands
Companies do not use peanut butter implicated in salmonella outbreak in their products
Kellogg announces precautionary hold on Austin, Keebler Peanut Butter Sandwich Crackers
New England Confectionery announces new senior managers, plans for '09.
Coast to Coast Candy has appointed Mike Ivey as national sales manager, reporting to Fred Bowers, vice president of sales and new business development.
NPD finds half of all Christmas gifters give food