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Topco Names 2 New Vice Presidents

January 17th, 2019

Topco Associates has revealed two new executive appointments: David Negron as VP, meat, seafood, deli and bakery; and Clint Johnson as VP, center store operations. Full story

Walgreens embeds digital ad tech in cooler doors

January 17th, 2019

Walgreens Boots Alliance is experimenting with digital technology in cooler doors to offer shoppers personalized ads. The technology uses cameras and digital screens to deliver advertising based on shopper characteristics… Read more »

Planning for Success in 2019

December 19th, 2018

Convenience Store News presents its 2019 Category Planner, designed to be a c-store category manager’s one-stop reference toolbox for evaluating performance and consumer trends, and planning business strategy for the… Read more »

Confectionery

December 19th, 2018

The “crispety, crunchety, peanut buttery” Butterfinger chocolate bar may look and taste a little different by the end of the year. Full story

Grain-based Foods

December 19th, 2018

Sales trends for a number of leading baking companies were encouraging over the past year, but business conditions have remained challenging. Full story

Meat and Poultry

December 19th, 2018

Plentiful supplies of meat protein and a relatively unencumbered international market highlighted a strong first half of 2018 for U.S. meat and poultry processors. Full story