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.



What Will Convenience Retailing Look Like A.C. (After Corona)?

Post-pandemic retailing won’t be the same.

Exclusive Research Shows Coronavirus Pandemic Is Driving Grocery Shoppers to Convenience Stores

A study by Convenience Store News’ parent company identifies shopper behavior impacts.

Coronavirus' Ramifications on Retail Operations

The Convenience Store News Editorial Advisory Board shares their concerns around employees, inventory and more.

Casey’s Seeks to Score Deeper Guest Relationships With March Madness-Themed Rewards

The retailer will launch an interactive “Rewards Match-Up” program on March 16.

Under the Thumb

More government regulation likely in 2020, especially for the tobacco category.

Food, Drinks & Tech Are Focus of 2020 7-Eleven Experience

Annual franchisee trade show previews the c-store giant’s newest initiatives.

Rutter’s Foodservice Director Ryan Krebs Heads to Enmarket

The category leader is set to upgrade the menu at the Georgia-based chain.

Casey's CEO Darren Rebelez Says Company Is 'Here for Good'

The chain’s leadership and store team members ring the NASDAQ opening bell.

Five Resolutions for the Convenience Store Retailer

From technology initiatives to people programs, here are a few ideas to consider for 2020.

Focus on These Six Categories for In-Store Success in 2020

Convenience Store News makes its picks for the segments that will shine brightest this year.