General Merchandise/HBC

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

General Merchandise/HBC

No Plan B Sales for Gas Stations, C-Stores

Gas stations and convenience stores would not be allowed to offer Plan B - emergency contraception or the morning after pill - as an over-the-counter option.

General Merchandise/HBC

Core-Mark, Klein Sign Deal

Distributor will incorporate candy company into existing network

Channel remains force to be reckoned with, report says

Better compliance effort needed on meth laws in convenience channel, they say

Consultant offers tips to drive private-label product sales


Core-Mark Holding Co. Inc. said that it is in exclusive negotiations to acquire substantially all of the assets of Klein Candy Co. LP, Wilkes-Barre, Pa.

Retailers, suppliers come together at McLane's National Tradeshow

Futurist Weiner urges retailers to fight complacency and see what's coming

Italian gas stops provide real convenience

NPD's Portalatin cites roadblocks to industry growth

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