December 2021

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They’ll Take It To Go!

Dec. 24, 2021
In micro markets and vending machines, prepackaged convenience food may just be more relevant than ever thanks to post-pandemic shifts in consumer mindsets, routines and needs...
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When will it end?

Dec. 22, 2021
This month we say goodbye to 2021, and we do not think it will be missed. Whereas 2020 was dominated by the at-home work shift brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic, this year was...
K&R Market Fresh
On the cover: K&R’s senior executives, from left, are Brad Whitson, CEO; Lauren Whitson, business development manager; and Bradlee Whitson, president.

Delaware Valley's K&R Market Fresh grows stronger by sticking to core values

Dec. 22, 2021
When Bradlee Whitson joined K&R Vending 15 years ago, it was supposed to be a short-term commitment to help the Bridgeton, NJ-based family business, which was led by his father...