Channel: Category Managers

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CSP Kitchen recently had the opportunity to visit fast-casual chain Corner Bakery’s corporate headquarters in Dallas, and we gleaned some ideas from the 178-store chain’s success from Ric Scicchitano, senior vice president of food and beverage.
Boston Retail Partners BRP Europay MasterCard Visa EMV (CSP Daily News / Convenience Stores)
Study reveals huge increase; what are their priorities?
The Bud Light Button
The Bud Light Button promises extra "experiences" for some customers.
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Healthy kids’ meals ranked No. 4 in the National Restaurant Association’s “What’s Hot 2015 Culinary Forecast,” a survey of nearly 1,300 professional chefs. Also on the list were whole-grain items in kids’ meals (No. 14) and fruit/vegetable children’s sides (No. 19). But are convenience store-operators taking any notice?
360fly camera Consumer Electronics Show CES (CSP Daily News / Convenience Stores)
Consumer Electronic Show offers peek at apps that could influence drivers, shoppers, ops
PEZ Christian Jegen candy (CSP Daily News / Convenience Stores)
Snacks & Candy
Jegen was with Haribo of America for 18 years
Pantry Kangaroo Express PNC ATM (CSP Daily News / Convenience Stores)
C-store chain adding access at nearly 100 stores in three states
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Welcome to the second year of the Top 101, and we at CSP can’t say enough about how interesting it has been to compare this year’s list to last year’s. Looking at the new store counts shows just how the landscape is changing for some of the big boys (and the small ones, too). We detail those whirlwind changes on this report.
Energy Information Administration (EIA) Short Term Energy Outlook (CSP Daily News / Convenience Stores / Gas Statioins)
Fuels Analysis
EIA revises 2015 projections in latest Short-Term Energy Outlook update