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Move over tobacco, vape biz makes big C-store expansion

Space Jam Juice LLC, a lifestyle-driven vape company, announced massive expansion into national convenience store chains, growing from its current 4,000...

Testrite’s October sales to benefit breast cancer charities

In recognition of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Testrite Visual Products is highlighting pink as a custom option. Throughout October, Testrite will donate...

U.S. coffee houses face competition from RTD market

Stopping by a coffee shop to grab a latte, mocha or cold brew coffee is still an essential part of the day for Americans, according to Mintel’s Coffee US...

In memoriam: Richard J. Fellinger

Industry leader Richard J. Fellinger, former president and CEO of Mechtronics Corp., died on Sept. 27 after a 10-month battle with cancer. Fellinger was an...

Survey says U.S. CEOs optimistic about retail growth

But tech will play large role in who stays or goes An overwhelming majority (95%) of U.S. consumer goods and retail CEOs are confident about the growth...

U.S. grocers gaining ground with click and collect

Traditional chains are positioning themselves to capture a significant majority of online grocery sales over the next decade or so, according to Joe...

Here’s how local brands can win over young Australians

It seems that one of the major sources of brand trust in Australia lies in a consumer’s national identity, according to Mintel. Research reveals that as...

GPA preparing engaging experience for SGIA Expo 2017

GPA, a market leader in substrate solutions for offset, digital, and wide format printing, is preparing to invigorate market leaders and innovators at the...

Shop! members named winners in Store Design Contest

Two Shop! members, Interbrand and Paragon Solutions, were named winners in the 2017 Convenience Store News Store Design Contest. In its 12th year, the...