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.
May 2014 - ROSEMONT, Ill. -- Coffee can be strong both in taste and in its power to drive traffic and profits at convenience stores, as retailers attending a recent CSP roundtable meeting found out.
About 100 attendees at CSP’s three-day Hot Dispensed Beverage Meeting reviewed statistics covering the importance of coffee to the hot-dispensed category, as well as the important role coffee drinker's play with market basket size. Statistics from the Chicago-based Technomic Inc. also indicate that c-store retailers make less on what they sell, but realize greater margins than with other foodservice categories. Click Here for the complete article.