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Increases range from 9 cents to 49 cents per pack

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -- Following the lead of its competition, R.J. Reynolds announced it will increase list prices on specific cigarette brands by different amounts this month, according to New York-based RBC Capital Markets. Effective with shipments deployed after March 22, Winston-Salem, N.C.-...


New products extend retailer's coffee brand

WESTBOROUGH, Mass. -- Cumberland Farms launched a new line of private-label iced lattes March 22. Its Farmhouse Select Premium Espresso Iced Lattes are now available at all Cumberland Farms convenience-store locations in the Northeast and Florida. The drinks are available for $2.59 per single-serve...


Defendant seeks $50,000 in damages

PHILADELPHIA -- A Wawa customer is suing the convenience-store chain after allegedly enduring burns in February from what he said was a defective disposable coffee cup. James Hall filed the lawsuit against Wawa Inc. and Wawa Beverage Co. in the Philadelphia County Court of Common Pleas. Hall also...

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