Convenience Store News Staff

Alt Image Text

Senate Passes Bill for FDA to Regulate Tobacco

Brand Marketing

WASHINGTON In a 79-17 vote yesterday, the U.S. Senate passed a bill giving the Food and Drug Administration regulatory authority over the tobacco industry. The vote sends the measure back [...]

Alt Image Text

Senate Passes Bill for FDA to Regulate Tobacco

Brand Marketing

In a 79-17 vote yesterday, the U.S. Senate passed a bill giving the Food and Drug Administration regulatory authority over the tobacco industry. The vote sends the measure back to [...]

Alt Image Text

Walmart Debates Continued Sale of Tobacco

Brand Marketing

In an annual shareholders meeting, Walmart reveled in its strong performance during the recession and promised further improvements in store merchandise and store aesthetics. Of most interest to convenience store [...]

Alt Image Text

Walmart Debates Continued Tobacco Sales

Brand Marketing

NEW YORK At its annual shareholders meeting, Walmart reveled in its strong performance during the recession and promised further improvements in store merchandise and store aesthetics. Of most interest to [...]

Alt Image Text

A-B, Nascar’s Petty Launch Designated-Driver Push

Brand Marketing

Nascar driver Richard Petty and Anheuser-Busch are teaming up on a new Budweiser responsibility campaign aimed at reminding fans to use a designated driver, the company said. “Racing is about [...]

Alt Image Text

A-B, Nascar’s Petty Launch Designated-Driver Push

Brand Marketing

CHARLOTTE, N.C. Nascar driver Richard Petty and Anheuser-Busch are teaming up on a new Budweiser responsibility campaign aimed at reminding fans to use a designated driver, the company said. “Racing [...]

Alt Image Text

Lay’s Chips Spotlights Potato Farmers

Brand Marketing

Marking the second phase of its repositioning strategy that started earlier this year, Lay’s Potato Chips launched a nationwide marketing campaign celebrating the power of the people and communities producing [...]

Alt Image Text

Lay’s Launches Phase 2

Brand Marketing

PLANO, TEXAS Marking the second phase of its repositioning strategy that started earlier this year, Lay’s Potato Chips launched a nationwide marketing campaign celebrating the power of the people and [...]

Alt Image Text

Snacks Gain Consumer Clout

Brand Marketing

Snacks have taken center stage in American eating, according to Snack Foods Culinary Trend Mapping Report from the Center for Culinary Development (CCD) and Packaged Facts. The study shows time-crunched [...]

Alt Image Text

7-Eleven Brings OGPlanet Game Cards to Stores

Brand Marketing

OGPlanet game cards are now available at 7-Eleven stores, thanks to the collaboration between OGPlanet and game card-developers Incomm to offer players easier access to OGPlanet’s online currency. “Partnering with [...]