The AWMA Expo Product Roundup, Part 2

A slideshow of new products and ideas from the 2014 Expo

Published in Convenience Store Products

By  Abbie Westra, Editor-in-Chief, Convenience Store Products

Kraft was at AWMA showcasing its new P3 Portable Protein Pack as well as the intro of Velveeta Cheesy Skillets Singles to the c-store channel.

LAS VEGAS  -- Convenience distributors, retailers, brokers, manufacturers and suppliers met in Las Vegas last week for the annual AWMA Marketplace & Solutions Expo.

Along with education opportunities—such as Kit Dietz’s Harmonizing Assortment Conference and the AWMA Women’s Leadership Initiative breakfast, which welcomed sociologist and lead researcher on the book “Lean In: Women, Work, and the Will to Lead,” Marianne Cooper—attendees strolled the expo floor, looking for the next big thing.

Convenience Store Products was there, tracking new products and seeking fresh ideas to draw traffic and sales into the c-store. Among the trends: bold flavors, products to improve one's well-being and--no surprise--a bounty of vaping devices. 

Following is Part 2 of our slideshow of great finds captured on the show floor. Click here for the first edition, and subscribe to the Convenience Store Products E-Newsletter for Product Roundups from NATO, Sweets & Snacks Expo, The NRA Show and other big industry events throughout 2014. 

By Abbie Westra, Editor-in-Chief, Convenience Store Products
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