Convenience Store News - May 2018 - 8

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INDUSTRY
ROUNDUP

CATEGORY MANAGEMENT
FOODSERVICE

14 Sunoco Puts More Distance
Between Itself & Retail
16 Hiring Is in the Spring Air
16 Fast Facts
18 Eye on Growth
18 Seen on Social Media
20 Retailer Tidbits
22 Supplier Tidbits

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Chelsea Regan
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Renée M. Covino
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Ron Lowy
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54 What's Hot on C-store Menus?
A cheesy mash-up, Casey's Chicken
Quesadilla Pizza scores with customers.

Account Executive, Southeast
(803) 315-0694

FOODSERVICE

EVENTS

56 The Elevated C-store Coffee
Convenience stores are upgrading
their java programs in both product
and promotion.

Senior Vice President, Events & Conferences
Maureen Macke
(773) 992-4413
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TOBACCO

62 Mixed Messages in Vapor
Vaporizers are soaring in the
convenience channel, yet e-liquids
have taken a hit.
CANDY & SNACKS

66 Bite-Sized Opportunities
C-store retailers and suppliers share
best practices to increase basket
size with candy and snacks.

Cindy DeBerry
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Terry Kanganis
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Mary Beth Medley
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Kathy Colwell
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