Sweet Opportunities in Convenience Stores
This article investigates the convenience stores market during the year 2000-2001. In the wake of a disappointing 2001, the convenience store industry was trying to shake off the blues. True to form as a source of smiles and solace, candy might be in a position to help pull the industry out of its funk and restore its vigor. This article is of the opinion that c-stores should be taking a closer look at candy as they search for products that can deliver consistently high margins and provide a solid return from shelf space that a host of products covet.