General Merchandise

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

Instant CBD Strips Arrive in C-Stores Nationwide

Product is taken orally and reaches the bloodstream within minutes

General Merchandise

Retail's New Hybridization

The changing customer and virtual threats are prompting food retailers to curtail traditional avenues of capital investments in favor of innovating with bold new partnerships and unexpected deals

Average in-store cost of holiday meal at lowest level since 2010 while more people shopping online

Helped Wam Distributing increase sales by 53% over the past 5 years

Campaign communicates that the chain listens to customers and offers whatever they need

Company offers melatonin, caffeine and vitamin B12 varieties

The hottest shifts in consumer preferences heading into next year

From medicine to hearing aids, here's what emerging in the HBC sector

Better-for-you beverages and CBD oils are emerging

Company honored for successful sales and support for private-label HBC items