General Merchandise

General merchandise category news for the convenience store retail industry.

To stay competitive, c-stores should tap into these ideas driving rival channel

Which retailers, suppliers, rivals rose and fell in annual ranking?

Cleanliness leaves a lasting first impression

Brought to you by Factory Cleaning Equipment. A new customer walks through your doors and, in seconds, their first impression is formed. But it’s not just what’s in front of their eyes that plays a part in their immediate, visceral reaction to your store. It’s also what’s under their feet that...

Polls open for retailers to elect winners for 2016 in 26 categories
Kellogg, Oberto veteran joins distributor
Facility will fuel company’s regional expansion
Working with county health department to increase access to fruits, vegetable, more

Retailers can gain ground on Amazon by offering customers an experience they can’t get online

First acquisition makes company 'an even more valuable partner to its customers'.
Brookshire Grocery launching new small-format brand