General Merchandise

General merchandise category news for the convenience-store retail industry
General Merchandise

McLane Kicks Off 2018 National Trade Show

Event showcases new product lines, extensions for convenience channel

General Merchandise

Nestle and Starbucks Finalize Deal for Global Collaboration

Food and beverage company attains rights to market coffee giant’s products worldwide

Combined company will maintain membership in Consolidated Sales Network

Retailers asked to vote in 23 categories

Includes a variety of supermarkets, mass, drug and convenience stores

Proprietary labels gathered $138 billion across convenience and grocery channels in 2017, but still lag behind

Event will feature 54 exhibitors showcasing more than 750 items

How c-stores can maintain ice safety in stores and throughout multiple locations.

Merged company will become fifth largest U.S. c-store distributor

Disruption and discounters take a toll on regional chains