Convenience Store News

NOV 2014

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72 Convenience Store News | NOVEMBER 2014 | WWW.CSNEWS.COM with our canine test group, as well as their owners. Other Tobacco Products: Garcia y Vega 1882. The rolled leaf cigar segment is growing at 21 percent per year. Under Garcia y Vega 1882, Swedish Match has brought out unique rolled leaf cigars with its Sweet Aromatic and Honey Berry varieties and added new flavors such as White Grape and Bourbon. The resealable zipper feature on the packaging ensures freshness, which was noted by our test panel. The 1882 line is value priced with multiple packaging formats in pre- priced and open stock — a satisfy- ing cigar at c-store pricing. Overall Innovation: Kunzler Indi- vidually Wrapped Cheddar Pep- per Pretzel Dog. Want a fun food for lunch that allows you to text … with the other hand? This full-size cheddar pepper frank wrapped in gourmet pretzel dough is a winner from Kunzler & Co. It's a great handheld meal for $1.49. Our panel thought this individually wrapped dog was genius and so convenient. Also, the flavor was very satisfying and it's not too messy. The product remains fresh for 14 days when refrigerated. are dental dog treats with a peanut butter flavor accented with real parsley to keep a dog's smile happy and healthy. They reduce both plaque and tartar. This good-for- your-dog product does not break the bank at $1 to $1.25 for the pack of two, and it also promotes aware- ness of other pet products being sold in c-stores. These were a hit Ryan Krasner From left to right: Sarah Wilson, Theresa McKinnell and Jim Wherley Dealing with full size pallets in a small format store isn't easy. ORBIS 42" x 30" Small Format pallets are narrower, ofering ease of access through doorways and aisles during delivery and replenishment. That means fewer product touches, accelerated restocking and increased throughput. There's no need for a playbook. Just the same amount of product in a smarter footprint. Contact us to learn more. a shift in thinking | You don't need a playbook to restock the candy aisle.

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