C-store services news for the convenience store retail industry.

aFANity rewards members with tickets, gear, memorabilia, experiences

SAN RAMON, Calif. -- Chevron U.S.A. Inc. has launched the aFANity sports-themed rewards program. Eligible participants were able to sign up as members and begin earning points as of Oct. 1. They can redeem those points for prizes such as football tickets, autographed memorabilia, officially...

Or, can contractual liabilities sink my business?

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- As a convenience-store operator, you’re well aware of the contractual obligations you’re inundated with. These obligations tend to cause a lot of headaches and uncertainty, and span from agreements you have with your suppliers, lenders, leaseholders and so on. In turn, you may...

Retailers expand loyalty program to Dallas-Fort Worth area

FORT WORTH, Texas -- Albertsons Cos. LLC and Chevron Products Co., a division of Chevron U.S.A. Inc., are bringing their Gas Rewards program to customers in the Dallas-Fort Worth area. Customers who earn reward points by shopping at area Albertsons and Tom Thumb stores will now be able to use their...

Will roll out new pet-wash service at two locations

Will deliver personal message at interfaith event during 2016 NACS Show

Overland Charters has turned a Wichita State University shuttle bus into a mobile convenience store

Three elements that appeal to this young-adult demographic
Programs provide pre-negotiated discount pricing
Distributor updates its offers to improve ordering, foodservice sales
How to engage with customers to build their interest and enlist new members