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CSP Announces Finalists in 2023 Retailer Choice Best New Products Contest

Voting open now through June 30
CSP 2023 Best New Product Contest finalists
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CSP has named the finalists and opened voting in its 20th annual Retailer Choice Best New Products Contest (BNPC). The BNPC honors today’s top product innovations and tomorrow’s solutions, focusing on the most successful product launches from the past year.

The editors of identified all finalists in 23 product segments from products nominated by convenience-store industry members. Now it’s up to c-store retailers to select the winners of these coveted awards. Retailers can fill out a ballot now through June 30.

The full list of finalists:

Product categoryProductSupplier
CandyTic Tac Strawberries & CreamFerrero
 Reese’s Dipped Animal CrackersThe Hershey Co.
 M&M's Caramel Cold BrewMars
Foodservice: ComponentsNo Bake Stroopwafel Pie CrustDutch Waffle Co.
 Gonnella Ciabatta BunGonnella Baking Co.
 Rich’s Gluten Free Parbaked Detroit Style Pizza CrustRich Products Corp.
Foodservice: DessertChocolate Glazed Donut Golden Dough Foods
 Prairie City Bulk Sweet Cinnamon RollPrairie City Bakery
 Sigma Caramel Churro Roller Grill Dessert BurritosSigma Foodservice
Foodservice: Dispensed BeveragesFrazil Energy Orange Creme Frazil
 Icee Llama-nadeThe Icee Co.
 Javo Peruvian Cold Brew EspressoJavo Beverage Co.
Foodservice: EntreesBlount's Family Kitchen Chicken Pot PieBlount Fine Foods
 Sigma Southwest Bean, Corn, Poblano & Cheese Roller Grill BurritosSigma Foodservice
 Tyson Spicy Southern Style Chicken Sandwich Tyson Convenience
Foodservice: PackagedUncrustables on Wheat BreadThe J.M. Smucker Co.
 Konscious Foods Plant-Based California Roll Konscious
 Our Specialty Treat Shop Strawberry Cheesecake Mousse Parfait CupRich Products Corp.
Foodservice: ProteinHillshire Farm Fully Cooked Sliced Pork Belly ToppingHillshire Farm
 Sigma Fire Roasted Fiesta Pork, Beef & Pepper Jack Cheese SausagesSigma Foodservice
 Swift Fully Cooked Sous Vide Beef BarbacoaSwift Prepared foods
Foodservice Equipment: Dispensed BeveragesCosta Smart CaféThe Coca-Cola Co.
 Franke A400 Fresh Brew Franke
Foodservice Equipment: Other6000XL RefrigerationDelfield
 Flav-R-Shield Sneeze GuardsHatco Corp.
 D.U.O. XeroStrawProtex Medical Products
Forecourt180kW All-in-One (AiO) DC Fast ChargerBTC Power
 Encore 700S Series Fuel PumpGilbarco Veeder-Root
 14HC High Flow Diesel NozzleOPW
Meat SnacksFiorucci StickadosFiorucci Foods
 Jack Link's Cold Crafted Mozzarella Cheese & Pepperoni ComboJack Link's
 Olli Pepperoni Mozzarella Snack PackOlli
Packaged Beverages: CSDCoca-Cola MoveThe Coca-Cola Co.
 Dr Pepper Strawberries & CreamKuerig Dr Pepper
 Pepsi S'mores CollectionPepsiCo
Packaged Beverages: OtherBioSteel Grape Sports HydrationBioSteel
 Simply MixologyThe Coca-Cola Co.
 Ryse Fuel Country Time LemonadeRyse Up Sports Nutrition
Packaged Beverages: RTD CocktailsUptown Cocktails Strawberry MargaritaSouthern Champion
 MixoloShe Orange Old FashionedMixoloShe
 Drinkmanship Thai Basil SwizzleDrinkmanship
Packaged Beverages: WaterCentr Enhanced Centr Brands
 vitaminwater Zero Sugar with loveThe Coca-Cola Co.
 Evian SparklingDanone
Salty Snacks: ChipsChipoys Spicy Ranch Rolled Tortilla ChipsChipoys
 Frito Lay Walking Taco BagsPepsiCo
 Snack'in For You Veggie PuffsSnack'in For You
Salty Snacks: NutsCorn Nuts Mexican Style Street CornHormel Foods
 Planters Cashew Rosemary & Sea SaltHormel Foods
 Tapatio PeanutsSunshine Snacks Co.
Snack BarKing Size Chex Mix Bars General Mills
 No Cow Dipped Protein BarsNo Cow
 Nuttzo Chilled Nut & Seed Butter BarsNuttzo
Sweet Snacks: BakeryBimbo Choco BimbunuelosBimbo USA
 Hostess Triple Chocolate KazbarsHostess
 Little Debbie Zebra Mini DonutsMcKee Foods
Sweet Snacks: OtherNutella B-ReadyFerrero
 Cinnamon Toast Crunch BuglesGeneral Mills
 Pop-Tarts Bites Frosted Confetti CakeKellogg
 Standard AI Vision OS^Standard AI
 Vroom Delivery Order Aggregator and Menu ManagementVroom
Tobacco1839 CigarettesPremier Manufacturing
 Game Leaf DarkSwedish Match
 White Owl Black Sweets Pipe-Tipped CigarsSwedish Match
Tobacco AlternativesMojo Balanced Energy PouchesE-Alternative Solutions
 Smokey Mountain Caffeinated PouchesSmokey Mountain
 Juice Head PouchesStreamline Group
 ZEO Nicotine PouchesZest Brands

Voting will remain open through the end of the day June 30. Click here to vote now.

Winners will be announced during the NACS Show in Atlanta, online and in a future issue of CSP magazine. Click here to see last year’s winning products.

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