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C-store Retailers Are Pouring More Focus Into Wine

From premium varietals and higher price points to tasting events, the convenience channel is elevating its vino status.

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Juul Labs Announces Action Plan to Curb Underage Use of E-Vapor Products

The company moves the sale of flavored pods exclusively to online.

Six Technologies That Will Disrupt the C-store Industry

10/4/2018 — Change is happening fast, as consumers today want to shop whenever and however they want.


The director of foodservice will help guide the c-store industry's premier editorial content.


The retailer's mobile app enhancement will also provide access to promotional deals.

After a disappointing 2017, the category is back to making a splash, driven by new trends.

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VIDEO: Convenience Store News at NACS Show 2018

The editorial team had the opportunity to speak with retailer and supplier leaders from across the industry and came away with an optimistic view of the business.

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Future Leaders in Convenience

Thu, Nov 15
Thursday, November 15
Indianapolis, Indiana
A new event, Future Leaders in Convenience is designed to nurture and celebrate the exceptional leaders of tomorrow in the convenience store industry.

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Thursday, November 15
Indianapolis, Indiana
Convenience Store News has honored some of the industry’s most influential retail and supplier executives in the Convenience Store News Hall of Fame.

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Winds of Change Still Blowin’

The c-store industry faces new challenges for the next decade.


Big Year Ahead for Technology Advances in the Convenience Store Industry

The future is now for loyalty, mobile pay, frictionless checkout, connected car, omnichannel and other advanced capabilities.


Driving Profitability in the Beer Category without Sacrificing Trips

Trips, revenue or profit? When discussing the goal of the beer category with convenience store buyers, I usually get one of these metrics as a response.


Make More Money With Your Beer Cooler

When operators look to why their traffic is down, beer assortment is usually a good place to start.

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