General Merchandise

General merchandise category news for the convenience store retail industry.

McLane Co. Inc. and Wallace & Carey Inc. have signed agreements to serve Chevron owned and operated convenience stores and potential franchise locations.

TEMPLE, Texas -- McLane Co. Inc. and Wallace & Carey Inc., an independent Canadian distributor, have signed new agreements to serve Chevron owned and operated convenience stores and potential franchise locations in the United States and commission agents in Canada. Under the agreements, which...

Not mething around in Oregon

INDIANAPOLIS -- Despite protests by the Indiana Petroleum Marketers & Convenience Store Association (IPCA) and others, the Indiana State Police "continue to harass law-abiding retailers by requiring them to enact tougher restrictions than contained in the law regarding the sale of cold...

Consumers shopping, spending more at small-format value retailers

COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Consumers are shopping and spending more at dollar stores and other small-format value retailers compared with a year ago. And, despite an improving economy, most dollar store shoppers will continue to patronize dollar stores and will spend more than they did last year, reported...

Also plans to sell more liquor
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Report says leading players to drive development
NPD study shows kids prefer snacks off the vine, tree
Will offer AACSA vendor rebate administration, marketing programs, promotion management

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