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HEINEKEN Debuts 8.5-Ounce Slim Can

HEINEKEN USA is introducing the first 8.5-ounce slim can format in the premium price segment. Beginning March 1, 2014, Heineken 8.5-ounce Slim Can 12-packs will roll out at retail outlets across the country just in time to capitalize on the spring/summer and on-the-go outdoor occasions. “The 8.0-8.9-ounce can size experienced explosive growth in 2012, growing

2014 Yumz Express Kiosk Design

Frozen Yogurt Solutions

Yumz Express offers any retail location a frozen yogurt solution to generate additional revenue. The self-serve franchise, Yumz Gourmet Frozen Yogurt, has announced the launch of Yumz Express, a kiosk-sized version of a full-size Yumz Gourmet Frozen Yogurt store. Yumz Express is designed to fit inside existing convenience stores. Yumz Express kiosks offer up to

MacNeil Quad Pak

Double Your Cleaning Power

MacNeil Wash Systems introduces the new Quad Pack RS701/RS400 Combo Wrap, a unique configuration that places MacNeil’s RS-400 Low Side Washer beneath the powerful Long-Arm RS-701 Superflex Wrap-Around brush. Easily installed into new or existing sites, this Quad Pack doubles the cleaning power into a smaller, more compact area saving operators valuable tunnel space. It

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Classic Connecticut

JM Tobacco has added the third selection in its recently-launched JM Dominican Classic brand: Classic Connecticut. Its wrapper, binder and filler are tailored to seasoned enthusiasts who prefer a full-bodied smoking experience. The Classic Connecticut’s blend is a study in balancing tobaccos for desired flavor and body profiles.  The wrapper is true Connecticut-grown shade leaf,

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Sugar-Free Cappuccino

Boyd’s Coffee, the oldest family-owned coffee company in the Pacific Northwest, introduces new Sugar-Free French Vanilla Cappuccino beverage mix for foodservice operators. Sugar-Free French Vanilla Cappuccino delivers the satisfying, popular taste of creamy French vanilla, without the guilt—it’s sugar-free as well as low fat. Today’s diet-conscious consumers want delicious hot beverage options, too. Sugar-Free French

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Wintergreen Moist Snuff

American Snuff Co.’s Grizzly, the No. 1 selling brand of moist snuff in the U.S., is continuing its momentum with Wide Cut Wintergreen, a style innovation for the brand that expanded nationwide in January. Grizzly Wide Cut Wintergreen is a unique product offering from Grizzly, with the individual strands of tobacco cut wider than a

Sweetleaf

Water Enhancers

SweetLeaf introduces SweetLeaf Sweet Drops water enhancers. Made with organic stevia extract and plant-based flavors, with zero calories, zero carbs, the water enhancers come in 1.5-ounce “droplet” bottles, in four flavors. Portable and convenient, the water enhancers add sweet flavor to the recommended daily glasses of water. Known for its award-winning taste, SweetLeaf made taste

Smuckers

Customer-Preferred Sweeteners

Smucker Foodservice now offers a variety of national brand sweeteners:  From the devoted followings of Sweet’N Low to the natural choices of Sugar In The Raw and Stevia In The Raw to the NatraTaste Blue and NatraTaste Gold choices for the great taste of sugar without the calories. With these top-ranking brands available, Smucker Foodservice

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CASE STUDY: General Mills Leverages External Partnerships To Grow Its Convenience Business Through Innovation

“Leveraging external partnerships to help us innovate effectively and efficiently is an inherent part of what makes us successful in the c-store channel,” says  a senior scientist for General Mills. Ever sunk your teeth into a moist, chewy Betty Crocker Caramel Brownie? If you crave this delectable, on-the-go treat, then you’re part of the growing

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Lens Wipes

Republic Tobacco has introduced new Kwik Kleer Lens Wipes. The individually packaged wipes have a clean, fresh scent. The perfectly moistened, non-abrasive sheet cleans eyeglasses, sun glasses, cell phone screens, computer screens and more with no streaks or scratches. Ten individual foil sealed packages are packed per box now for only 99 cents each. A

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BIGS Sunflower Seeds Announces New Promotion

BIGS Sunflower seeds and Jay Mohr Sports, the Premiere Networks/FOX Sports Radio nationally syndicated radio program, have joined together to create an advertising and promotional partnership intended to remind sports fans that “Everything’s Better with BIGS.” The campaign, which includes live reads, 60-second advertisements and social media contests, kicks off Jan. 27-31, 2014 when BIGS

datalogic

Precise Scanning

Datalogic presents the new QuickScan QD2400 2D imager, the solution for adopting area imaging technology at an affordable price without having to sacrifice quality. When using the QuickScan QD2400 2D imager, operators at the POS can count on snappiness, along with high motion tolerance and Datalogic’s patented ‘Green Spot’ technology for quick, precise and uninterrupted

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New Electronic Cigarette Machine

Republic Tobacco has launched the new PoweRoll Electric King Size Cigarette Machine by Top-O-Matic. One-touch automatic operation combined with the quality and durability of the No. 1 selling Top-O-Matic line will take consumer approval and sales to new levels. It comes in its own carrying case complete with tamper and cleaning tools, instructions and a

Curtis

Hot Water Dispenser

Hot water is an essential part of any foodservice operation, but space can be an issue. The Wilbur Curtis Co. has introduced the new G3 Five Gallon Narrow Hot Water Dispenser with Aeration. With its slender base and feature-packed design, this new dispenser can take its rightful place on even the most crowded foodservice counter.

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New Conveyor Oven

Middleby Marshall has introduced the new PS360G conveyor oven with WOW! 2 technology. The new oven is designed for operators who want to replace their existing PS360/350 ovens with the same size bake chamber and updated cooking technologies. Upgrading from the PS360/350 oven to the new PS360G allows operators to cook 30% faster than standard

PuckerPacks

Twice the Fun

WARHEADS is doubling down on kid’s love of sour with WARHEADS Sour Dippin’ Pucker Packs.  These dextrose dip n’ lick packets are the only sour version on the market, and are sure to bring the fun back to the category. Each packet brings twice the sour and twice the fun with a sour and flavored

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Pipes and Tobaccos

Arango Cigar Co., national distributor of a wide variety of tobacco products and related accessories, is now offering the entire product line of 19 Rattray’s Epicurean Pipe Tobaccos.  All are hand-blended and packed in 100-gram tins, with five also offered in 50-gram tins.  Additionally, 14 blends are available in 17.5-ounce bags.  “Our best-selling Rattray’s tobaccos

Barrys Gourmet Brownies

Gourmet Brownies

Barry’s Gourmet Brownies is slated to be featured in one of the most coveted media spots available—prime time on QVC, airing on Dec. 11.  Barry’s Gourmet Brownies produces pre-packaged brownies, brownie bites in a cup and fresh-baked brownie sheets for a wide variety of retail markets as well as travel, entertainment venues and restaurants. Consumers

Hobart

Best in Class Food Machines

Hobart received top rankings from in the 2013 Best in Class Survey conducted by Foodservice Equipment and Supplies magazine. Hobart received the top ranking in the floor mixer and electric slicer categories of the 2013 Foodservice Equipment and Supplies survey of foodservice consultants, dealers and operators. “We are honored that these two products are ranked

Kelloggs

Hot Cereal-in-a-Cup

New Special K Nourish Hot Cereal-in-a-Cup offers a hot and wholesome portable breakfast option that meets the needs of the growing lifestyle performance consumer segment. Made with a blend of whole grains, oats, wheat, barley and quinoa, Special K Nourish Hot Cereal-in-a-Cup has the wholesome, recognizable ingredients that provide the positive nutrition lifestyle performance consumers

Sticky Sweets

Limited Edition Cigarillo

Swisher introduces its first Swisher Sweets limited edition cigarillo, Swisher Sweets Sticky Sweets. The cigar is unmistakably Swisher Sweets with a unique flavor—sweet caramel fused with juicy peach—and an equally pleasant aroma. Sticky Sweets comes in a resealable, two-count pouch with the “Sealed Fresh” guarantee. Additional limited flavors are expected throughout 2014. This flavor of

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New Breakfast Experience

Hillshire Brands Co. has introduced Jimmy Dean Maple Breakfast Sausage Roller Grill Links. Add a new twist to grab-n-go breakfast sales with the new Maple Breakfast Sausage Roller Grill Links from Jimmy Dean, the No. 1 brand in breakfast sausage, (SymphonyIRI, Dollar Share for the 52 weeks ending Aug. 8, 2013).  Perfectly sized for a

Rosashorchata

Ready-To-Drink Horchata

Rosa’s Horchata LLC has launched the first shelf-stable, premium-quality, branded Horchata throughout Chicagoland and Northern Illinois. This delicious milk and rice-based beverage, which is flavored with cinnamon and vanilla, is a staple of the Hispanic/Mexican-American household, and can now be enjoyed with the convenience of a single-serve, ready-to-drink, shelf-stable offering. Horchata is an authentic and

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Handcrafted Beef Jerky

Jack Link’s has introduced a new product line that celebrates the brand’s rich heritage — Jack Link’s Small Batch, Handcrafted Beef Jerky. Following original family recipes, Jack Link’s new Small Batch, Handcrafted Beef Jerky is made with thick slices of premium beef and is available in three flavors: Original No. 11; Peppered No. 15; and

Cool Ice

New E-Cig Blends

Mistic, maker of high quality, value-priced electronic cigarettes and vapor products, has introduced its newest blend of electronic cigarette refill cartridges. These new blends will be added to Mistic’s full lineup of product offerings. True to the brand’s commitment of providing users with a more authentic vapor experience, Mistic’s new American Blend and Cool Ice

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