Snacks & Candy

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

Offers baked goods including donuts, danishes, cinnamon rolls, brownies, cookies

TEMPLE, Texas -- McLane, a leading supply chain services company, has rolled out its new Grab & Go Gourmet Pastry program, a new foodservice offering for convenience stores. The retail program offers a turnkey solution with several options to help retailers increase their bottom line. The...

Product distributed to 7-Eleven stores in Michigan, Ohio

TROY, Mich. -- Dough Masters Inc. has recalled all lots of its Oatmeal Raisin Cookies and Chocolate Chunk Cookies because they contain undeclared walnuts. The recalled "Oatmeal Raisin Cookies" and "Chocolate Chunk Cookies" were distributed to and sold at 7-Eleven retails stores in Michigan and Ohio...

Kraft Foods lays out new global growth strategy; Cadbury yielding $1 billion

NEW YORK -- Kraft Foods Inc. presented its new global growth strategy at a meeting of analysts and investors in New York yesterday. The comprehensive review of the company's power brands, global categories and regional business units detailed the plan by which Kraft Foods will deliver organic...

BP's ampm franchise stores roll out "Good Stuff by ampm" brand with water, candy.
Snack cake maker launches new line of muffins
Grazing consumers sometimes skip daily meal
Private-label brand comes from Duane Reade acquisition
Van Holten launches Facebook, Twitter pages
Vendor receives 2009 Retailer Initiative Award
Research reveals growth opportunity, occasion categories