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Snacks & Candy

Snacks and candy category news for the convenience-store retail industry
Snacks & Candy

Chip Shot

Valero rolls out new proprietary chips in the company's 1,100 retail stores

Snacks & Candy

No Texas Snack Tax

Legislature junks problematic proposal

Frito-Lay launches first four-brand chip ad campaign

More consumers turning to healthy options, but growth still strong

Knowing what to stock and when is key for snacks, candy

Images of burnt coffee and heat-lamp hot dogs have made many consumers reluctant to take convenience store food seriously.

Clears Wrigley purchase of Life Savers, Altoids

Kraft Foods Inc. is actively looking to acquire healthy food and drink brands to tap the growing number of consumers concerned about their weight.

Emphasizes physical activity component

Candy maker officially changes name, doubles shares