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Vape expectations: An interview with Michael Nederhoff of Juul Labs Canada
Company president talks about the challenges, responsibilities and opportunities as c-store operators navigate the ever-evolving vape category.
Saskatchewan budget: Drivers and power customers win; vapers lose
The province is introducing a 20% tax on the retail price of all vaping liquids, devices and products starting Sept. 1.
Beverage variety is key to healthy hydration
Balanced Calorie Initiative is helping drive a boon of healthier choices in the beverage aisle.
New owners rebrand Nestlé Waters North America
The former business unit of Swiss food and beverage giant, now operates as BlueTriton Brands.
OLG Plinko promo a success
C-stores accounted for 84% of all Plinko sales for a total of $58 million in sales.
Ontario's budget offers a subtle nod to efforts to secure the sales of beer and wine in c-stores
The budget also contained funds to help hard-hit small businesses, which could include some independent owner operators.
Majority of Nova Scotians support selling beer and wine in convenience stores
CICC survey finds those who had purchased beer or wine within the last 60 days were more likely to support this idea, compared to those who had not purchased beer or wine recently.
Lassonde appoints incoming president and COO
Vincent R. Timpano officially steps into the role on Oct. 1, 2021.
Convenience and choice
The next step in our industry’s work to serve our customers is currently in the hands of governments: allowing beverage alcohol in convenience stores.
Manitoba premier hints at wine in neighbourhood stores, more places to buy alcohol
The aim, the premier said, is to give customers better service, more points of sale and more convenience.
About one in seven young Canadians are regular vape users: Statistics Canada
The report reinforces signs of a generational divide in nicotine consumption habits.
Youth vaping rates levelled off in 2020, while number of smokers declines
New study shows 14% of teenagers aged 15 to 19 had vaped in the previous month, and the prevalence among young adults aged 20 to 24 was 13%.
Hershey sets ambitious sustainability goals
Initiatives to include energy efficiency, renewable energy, packaging innovations and sustainable land-use policies.
7-Eleven hits $1B in private label sales
"We must be confident that we have created something that is better than or equal to competing national brands, and we want to be able to offer it at a price that is more affordable."