Meat Snacks Reign Supreme

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Meat Snacks Reign Supreme By Lisa White, Contributing Editor – November 16, 2018 Meat snacks are evolving to accommodate consumers’ changing tastes and ingredient preferences. Meat snacks seem to be tailor-made for the convenience channel. This is a food that has widespread appeal, is satiating and easy to grab and eat on the go. Even with…

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Customer Service Wednesday – Beyond the Brand

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Beyond the Brand This week’s Convenience Matters podcast talks with NACS Show keynote speaker Scott Stratten about how to stand out from the crowd.  – November 21, 2018 ALEXANDRIA, Va. – On this week’s episode of Convenience Matters, “Stop Spending So Much Time Marketing Your Brand,” hosts Jeff Lenard and Stephanie Sikorski of NACS discuss branding…

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More Advanced Technologies on C-store Retailer Agendas

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More Advanced Technologies on C-store Retailer Agendas By Chelsea Regan – 10/26/2018 Nearly half of the surveyed retailers plan to add self-checkout in the near future. NATIONAL REPORT — With technology touching nearly every aspect of convenience retailing these days, investing in more advanced technologies as a means to bolster one’s business is a no-brainer….

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Four Food Startups Are Influencing the Marketplace

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Four Food Startups Are Influencing the Marketplace Fledgling companies succeed by sticking with their objectives and meeting consumers’ needs. November 19, 2018 ALEXANDRIA, Va. – Four young companies are challenging traditional ways of doing business and succeeding at the checkout counter, according to a report at Fooddive.com. Last year, Halo Top became the leading pint…

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EMPLOYERS WILL RECEIVE 2019 UNEMPLOYMENT TAX RATE NOTICES THIS MONTH; UNEMPLOYMENT PAYMENTS FOLLOWING HURRICANE FLORENCE

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MANAGEMENT INFORMATION RELEASE FROM:     Sloan, Montgomery, Gregory & Hall, Inc.  SUBJECTS:  Employers Will Receive 2019 Unemployment Tax Rate Notices This Month;   Unemployment Payments Following Hurricane Florence  DATE:       November 2018   The South Carolina Department of Employment and Workforce, and the North Carolina Division of Employment Security will be issuing 2019 unemployment tax rate statements…

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We are still in Hurricane Season/Be Emergency Ready Information for SCACS Richland Members

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We are still in Hurricane Season/Be Emergency Ready Information for SCACS Richland Members Available As part of a federal flood recovery grant, Richland County is distributing free emergency preparedness brochures and accompanying display holders. (See attached photograph.) We are targeting Richland County residents through businesses and organizations that serve them – and we think convenience…

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