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.



The NACS Show Is Back

The convenience store industry's premier expo is ready to resume course with few restrictions.

The Business Case for Diversity & Inclusion

Convenience Store News and Altria launch a new platform for discussion, innovation, engagement and action.

COVID-19's Continuing Impact on the Convenience Store Shopper

A new study suggests that c-stores face long-term threats in post-pandemic America.

The Summer of the Road Trip?

Vaccine optimism and still-cautious consumers could lead to breakout year for summer car travel.

Solving the Post-Pandemic Foodservice Riddle

CFX will explore how c-stores are rebuilding their prepared foods business.

Half of Consumers Say Pandemic Has Permanently Changed Their Shopping Habits

New AlixPartners study shows health and environmental concerns have grown in importance.

The C-store Growth Chain of the Decade Is…

Casey’s General Stores has made Convenience Store News’ Top 20 Growth Chains list every year.

A Simple Formula to Achieve Diversity, Equity & Inclusion 

Dr. Jermaine Davis discussed how to lead with an inclusive lens at the 2021 Convenience Distribution Marketplace Virtual event.

C-store Traffic Remains Low, But Convenience Is Still King

AlixPartners’ 2021 industry study cites loyalty programs and delivery as keys to winning this year.

What to Expect From Biden Presidency

Convenience store industry should brace for sweeping climate change, labor regulations.