Channel: Category Managers

Debit card swipe interchange fee (CSP Daily News / Convenience Stores / Gas Stations)
High court rejects retailers' request to hear debit-card interchange fee case.
CSP Magazine
Four trends driving--or slowing--packaged-beverage sales
PepsiCo's Super Bowl Game Day Grub Match
Student chefs use Pepsi food, beverage products in recipes
fresh fruit display
Changes in consumer needs bring opportunity to foodservice category
Wayne Gas Station TV GSTV inOvationTV (CSP Daily News / Convenience Stores / Gas Stations)
Fuels Technology & Equipment
New media-at-the-pump program includes free technology upgrades
CSP Magazine
Are vape shops stealing c-store business? Can the convenience channel ever hope to compete with the vaping-centric knowledge and offerings of this new channel? Is this channel here to stay, perhaps the tobacconist of the new segment—or will it fizzle out in the face of stricter regulations?
Hawaiian Host Mauna Loa nuts snacks Hershey (CSP Daily News / Convenience Stores)
Snacks & Candy
Macadamia nut company will continue as separate brand
CSP Magazine
Can mass merchants grab the attention of the OTP consumer? What does it mean for c-stores?
Rick Snyder Michigan electronic cigarettes tobacco (CSP Daily News / Convenience Stores)
Michigan governor vetoes three bills, says devices should be treated as tobacco products