July 2014 - These days you can get a decent cup of coffee just about anywhere. Since the rise of Starbucks created a nation of coffee snobs, many convenience stores and quick-service restaurants — once known for watery, flavorless brews — have kicked up their coffee game with higher quality beans, more sophisticated brewing techniques, improved branding, updated equipment and better atmosphere.
Indeed, competition for consumers’ hot dispensed beverage dollars is at an all-time high. How can the industry make up for that lost ground? Click Here for the complete article.
June 2014 - Macs Canada and Circle-K US have launched a line of
26-ounce refillable 'EasyGo Drinkware' Mason Jar 'Froster' mugs with spiral fun straw! They are available at participating Macs and Circle-K convenience stores while supplies last.
Dallas (May 12, 2014) – It was only a matter of time. They’re seemingly everywhere – on party supplies, clothing, jewelry, candy, decals, at ‘stache bashes, in party photo booths, even on cars and baby pacifiers. Now, mustaches are on Slurpee® drink straws too, the perfect accompaniment to this summer’s new, novelty Slurpee cup – a 26-ounce refillable, plastic Mason jar mug. Both on-trend Slurpee accessories, sold separately, are made for summer fun.. Click Here for the complete article.