NATIONAL REPORT — The convenience store industry landscape is constantly changing as chains open and close stores each week. On a regular basis, Convenience Store News highlights these comings and goings in this special roundup.
Healthy convenience store chain Green Zebra laid out an expansion plan for the West Coast. According to reports, the retailer is on a path to build roughly 24 locations from San Diego to Seattle over the next five years. Its goal is to open more than 100 locations along the West Coast. A typical Green Zebra location measures approximately 5,000 square feet; however, the retailer is testing "micro-Zebra" stores in new and existing markets.