Convenience Store News last week announced that it will be honoring 41 women as 2019 Top Women in Convenience this October in Atlanta. CDA congratulates all the honorees, with special congratulations to the several CDA members honored. Most notably is Eby-Brown’s Sarah Bibbs, who was named one of five Women of the Year for 2019. Other CDA members honored include: Andrea Garrison, RAI Trade Marketing Services Co.; Candice Lafourcade, The Hershey Co.; Suzanne McDonald, Core-Mark International; Alexis Strack, Altria Group Distribution Co.; Katie Duncan, The Hershey Co.; Dena Hawkins, Procter & Gamble; Dawn Letson, McLane Co.; Christine Vondran, BIC Consumer Products USA; and Hope LaGrone, McLane Co. For more details, see the Convenience Store News story.
The Convenience Distribution Association (CDA) is the trade organization working on behalf of convenience products distributors in the United States. Its distributor members represent more than $102 billion in U.S convenience product sales, serving a wide variety of small retail formats. Associate members include leading convenience product manufacturers, brokers, retailers, suppliers and others allied to the industry.