Stewart’s Shops Adds Private Brand Candy Bar

Saratoga Springs, New York based convenience store chain and ice-cream parlor Stewart’s Shops are expanding its Private Brand candy range with the introduction of a Premium Dark Chocolate Mint candy bar. The new product joins Premium Dark Chocolate With Raspberry and Chocolate with Caramel bars. Each bar comes in a two-ounce size, selling for 99¢ each.

There are 328 Stewart’s Shops located in more than 30 counties across upstate New York and southern Vermont.

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Christopher Durham
Christopher Durham is the president of My Private Brand and the co-founder of The Vertex Awards. He is a strategist, author, consultant and retailer who built brands at Delhaize-owned Food Lion, and lead strategy and brand development for Lowe’s Home Improvement. He has consulted with retailers around the world on their private brand portfolios including: Family Dollar, Petco, Staples, Office Depot, Best Buy, Metro (Canada), TLW (Taiwan) and Hola (Taiwan). Durham has published five definitive books on private brands, including his first book, Fifty2: The My Private Brand Project. In 2017, he will debut his newest book, Vanguard: Vintage Originals, a visual tour of innovation and disruption in private brand going back to the mid-1800’s. Dynamic in his presentation while down to earth and frank in his opinions, he has presented at numerous conferences, including FUSE, The Dieline Conference, Packaging that Sells, Omnishopper and PLMA’a annual trade show in Chicago. Durham lives in Charlotte, NC with his wife, Laraine, and two daughters, Olivia and Sarah.