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New Leaders Ready to Take QuickChek's Foodservice to New Heights

More fresh and healthy options are on tap for the regional c-store chain.

Logos for Parkland Fuel Corp and KB Oil

The transaction, which is slated to close in the second quarter, includes nine convenience stores.

BP logo

Consumers will earn 5 cents off every time they fill up using the BPme rewards app.

Casey's General Stores Inc. logo

The convenience store operator saw 11.8 percent sales growth from 2017 to 2018.

A person using an electronic cigarette

A March 2018 lawsuit challenged the agency's decision to delay deadlines set by the 2016 deeming rule.

The disciplines of category management and shopper marketing are converging.

Eby-Brown Co. logo

C-store operators can make use of multi-pack discount programs and fully automated scan data reporting.

Parker's Kitchen logo

The retailer is investing $50 million to set up nine Parker's Kitchen stores across the area by the end of the year.

Inside a Speedway convenience store

The retailer completed its 300th store conversion to Speedway since the Andeavor merger closed in October.

Certified Oil convenience store and gas station

Its purchase of Certified Oil will help the U.K.-based retailer extend into new markets.

tobacco sales at retail

U.S. lawmakers introduced a federal measure on April 30.

Achieving the optimal selection requires a fresh approach that includes the sophisticated application of AI.

A cash retail transaction

Retailers would not be required to accept cash for online or telephone orders.

Jim Koch and Sam Calagione

The cash and stock transaction is valued at approximately $300 million.

A Royal farms convenience store

The mobile platform gives employees access to the retailer's scheduling process.

San Francisco

Temporary pop-up stores, food trucks and Internet-only businesses such as ride hailing are exempt from the requirement.

Yesway Super-Swipes sweepstakes

One grand prize winner will be chosen, and 10 first prize winners will receive 50 cents off per gallon of gas for a year.

Wawa in Miami

The convenience stores feature walk-up coffee windows.

7-Eleven logo

The Blueberry-Lavender Slurpee Lite is naturally flavored and contains no sugar.

Greg Goff, executive vice chairman of Marathon Petroleum Corp.

The company realized $133 million in synergies in the first quarter of 2019, including $15 million in retail synergies.

Maverik exterior

According to GasBuddy, gas station restroom cleanliness ratings have improved 6 percent since 2017.

QuikTrip logo

Employees will receive a waived application fee and a discounted tuition rate at the University of Saint Mary.

Farm Stores rendering

CEO says the sustainable and eco-friendly building concept is easy to maintain.

Forty-one honorees will be recognized for their industry contributions at an awards gala in October.

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