Convenience Store News Staff


  • This is a Profile

    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 [...]

    This is a Profile

    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 [...]

    This is a Profile

    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 [...]

    This is a Profile

    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 [...]

    This is a Profile

    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 [...]

    This is a Profile

    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 [...]

    This is a Profile

    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 [...]

    This is a Profile

    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 [...]

    This is a Profile

    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 [...]

    This is a Profile

    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 [...]