Don Longo

Editorial Director Emeritus
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Don Longo is Editorial Director Emeritus of Convenience Store News. He joined the brand in 2005. With the highest recognition of any c-store industry media journalist, Don has given presentations to business groups throughout the U.S., Europe and South America, appeared as a guest on Fox Business News and National Public Radio, and is a highly sought source for major consumer and business news.

ARTICLES BY THIS AUTHOR

02/07/2022

Is Uncertainty the New Normal?

Adaptability is the cure for convenience store retailers.
01/14/2022

Place Innovation Front & Center on Your Resolutions List

Don't let current troubles stifle new ideas.
01/11/2022

Taking a Page From The Hershey Co.’s DEI Commitment

The supplier introduced The Pathways Project, a five-year plan to make Hershey even more inclusive.
12/16/2021

Disruptions Can't Stop The Spinx Co. from Hitting Golden Milestone

Founder Stewart Spinks looks back at how convenience retail has risen to meet every challenge.
12/14/2021

What Will the Biggest Stories of 2022 Be?

The Convenience Store News team takes a whimsical look at headlines we’d like to see next year.
11/16/2021

A Show Like No Other

The NACS Show’s return is just what the industry needed.
12/13/2021

PHOTO GALLERY: Fuelco Differentiates From the Pack With Foodsmart Store Concept

The New York retailer aims to stand out with healthier products and lower-priced fuel.
11/01/2021

Hall of Fame Is Back

Is it heaven? No, it’s Iowa.
10/25/2021

C-stores Moving to Forefront of Business Innovation

Convenience retailers are evolving successfully to meet the post-pandemic future.
10/19/2021

Meet the 2021 Foodservice Innovators Awards Winners

Rutter's leads this year's roster of five honorees that are raising the bar on convenience foodservice.