2017 Convenience Store News Midyear Report Card
About halfway through the year, it appears that convenience store sales are tracking somewhat softer than a year ago, according to the 2017 Convenience Store News Midyear Report Card. However, the industry’s performance is about in line with CSNews’ 2017 forecast, which was published in the January issue.
The forecast predicted a good year for the c-store industry, but warned of a few weak spots that tempered the strong sales growth of recent years. Citing high consumer confidence, healthy consumer spending and low unemployment, CSNews’ consulting economist Maureen Maguire provided an upbeat 2017 forecast with some reservations.
Click below to download the 2017 Convenience Store News Midyear Report Card results.