General Merchandise/HBC

General merchandise and HBC category news for the convenience-store retail industry

General Merchandise/HBC

Private Labels Increased U.S. Sales to $199 Billion in 2021

IRI data shows return to pre-pandemic growth

General Merchandise/HBC

McLane Hosting Second Annual National Hiring Day

Company aims to hire 2,000 drivers and warehouse teammates

Temporary closures follow FDA alert over rat infestation at distribution facility

Company uses Super Bowl ad to launch expanded services

Soft drinks, vitamins and CBD gummies are among 40 categories of winners chosen by consumers

Gummy energy brand partnering with six distributors

Survey shows a majority of Americans seek new items

Adds supplements to 645 of its travel centers

C-store distributor celebrating 95 years, offering hybrid online and in-person ordering

Delivery service rolls out own-brand water, snacks, general merchandise

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