Two of the largest confectionary celebrations are finally here – National Chocolate Day on October 28 and Halloween on October 31. This is your last chance to prepare for these upcoming holidays with candy from National Convenience Distributors!
We’ve got all the deals on summer’s hottest items!
Meat lovers rejoice – June 12 is National Jerky Day, and we’re celebrating this carnivorous holiday with sizzling deals on Jack Link’s peg bags!
In recent years, the food and beverage marketplace has experienced an increase in consumer demand for functional, better-for-you products. And with this a trend, a craze for kombucha has emerged.
Last week, General Mills officially launched Pillsbury Funfetti Popcorn in the convenience segment. The release marks the third confectionary-inspired, ready-to-eat popcorn to join their 2022 line of Cinnamon Toast Crunch and Cocoa Puffs.
Our April deals have been extended to May 6, so don’t miss out on these functional snack savings!
Spring is finally here! With sunny skies and warmer temperatures just around the corner, consumers will be out and about more frequently, and according to recent findings, ready to spend.
General Mills fans are in for a treat this March 1. As a “major player” in the cereal bar space, General Mills has announced the release of a new treat bar variety – Chex Mix.
With Valentine’s Day just one week away, shoppers will be out and about collecting all the V-Day essentials. The number one pick? Sweets. In 2022, 44% of consumers opted to gift candy – particularly boxes of chocolate – helping convenience stores secure the top spot for all things Valentine’s Day treats. As the retailer most responsible for candy sales, here’s how c-stores can maximize their Valentine’s Day offerings.
The Super Bowl is right around the corner, and although it may be one of the largest sporting events of the year, it is also one of the largest snacking events of the year. With National Convenience Distributors, super snacking means super savings.
It’s officially the first day of winter! National Convenience Distributors’ partnership with Highline Warren is helping to make this winter a bit more bearable with a quality line of automotive snow gear.
For today’s consumer, Christmas shopping can be stressful, and oftentimes anything but convenient. Though 94% of families both hang and fill stockings, according to a Field Agent survey, many of those families will actually forget the stocking stuffers until the last minute. The same survey found that the top 12 stocking stuffers included candy, with chocolate being number one, as well as packaged snacks, baked goods and gum or mints. While big box retailers sell out fast during the holiday season, convenience stores help shoppers find all these in-demand stocking stuffers in one place, no matter how late. Prepare for this opportunity with these seasonal favorites!
While the year may be winding down, retailers still have time to save on 2022’s trending items with National Convenience Distributors’ November and December deals. Stock up on popular products from Conagra Brands, the Wonderful Company and Jack Link’s.
Labor Day may signify the end of summer, but there are still plenty of warm days ahead. As a result, consumers are looking to enjoy the late summer and early fall sun. Use this tobacco guide to learn more about these seasonal favorites and expand your offerings.
It’s back to school time, which means that students — and their parents — are constantly on the go. Whether it’s an early morning drop off, on the way to a friend’s house, or rushing off to practice, neighborhood convenience stores are the number one stop along the way.
As temperatures soar, consumers are more likely to purchase bottled waters and other functional beverages. Take advantage of the heat and make a splash this summer with National Convenience Distributors’ full selection of trending bottled beverages!
July is National Parks and Recreation Month, and since CLIF BAR Was born on the back of a bike, who better to power the outdoor adventures of consumers than CLIF BAR? Best known for their namesake bar made with rolled oats, CLIF has expanded throughout the years to include protein-focused Builders Bars, kid’s Z Bars and protein Z Bars, Minis, Cereal, Nut Butter Bars, BLOK Energy Chews and Gel, LUNA Bars, drink mixes and artisan-made grocery items.
Summer means consumers are heading outdoors, but what are summer outdoor activities without the foods and games that make them so special? We’re summing up the best products to help you step into summer!
This past May, Hostess debuted their limited edition “patriotic” strawberry Donettes and red, white and blue CupCakes. Since the treats are only available until July 4, this is the last chance for retailers to secure the seasonal sweets before Independence Day.
73% of consumers have summer travel plans, and with travel, comes snacking. Whether consumers are on route to the beach, the airport, or a long road trip, odds are they are going to stop to refuel or prepare for the journey ahead. Kelloggs’ new Cheez-It Puff’d products are ready for summertime travel.
As parents scramble to find the perfect spring-inspired treats for their children’s Easter baskets this week, be prepared for the Easter candy rush with Kinder Joy chocolate eggs.
Allergy season is predicted to start up to 40 days earlier this year, with pollen counts projected to climb to 250 percent. Here’s what you need to know about spring allergies.
This past February, Ferrero announced the reinforcement of their Cocoa Charter and Action Plan to show their further commitment to sustainability efforts.
Mentos Fresh Mint and Spearmint Pure Fresh Gum received the ADA’s Seal of Acceptance, which proved that the product was safe and effective in preventing cavities when chewed for 20 minutes after eating. The seal appears on the sugar-free gum’s 50-piece curvy bottle and asserts Mentos’ dedication to consumer well-being.
On January 18, the State of New Jersey approved a bill that will require certain tobacco product retailers to stock and sell nicotine replacement therapy products. The new act will become effective 60 days after the date of enactment, or March 19.
This past Valentine’s Day, General Mills released their new cereal flavored popcorn to convenience stores. The innovative, Cinnamon Toast Crunch and Cocoa Puffs inspired snacks pack salty-sweet nostalgia into every crunchy bite.
Valentine’s Day is a massive opportunity for convenience stores. Here’s how to get your store ready.
Convenience stores have a chance to win big with these Super Bowl snacks.
ONE Brands’ protein bars are the tasty secret to helping your customers uphold their resolution — for good.