Channel: Independents

Mergers & Acquisitions News
Rebranding the 31 c-stores in southern Arizona to its Giant banner
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Six burgeoning foodservice concepts from coast to coast.
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The NPD Group recently released a study revealing the top foods and beverages that have seen the greatest growth in instances of consumption by Americans from 2004 to 2014. Here's what landed on top.
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We pick the most c-store-ready selections from Restaurant Business’ annual “50 Great Ideas.”
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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.
Study reveals huge increase; what are their priorities?
The Bud Light Button promises extra "experiences" for some customers.
Corporate News
What's in store for your business in 2015.
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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?