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

The new way to make advertising click

Brought to you by GasBuddy. There’s nothing more frustrating for consumers than scrolling through an app or website and getting sidetracked by pop-up ads—especially when they can’t find the exit button. Avoid the headache (while still reaping all the benefits) by switching to native ads. What is...

Retailer will accept only 7Rewards for now

CHICAGO and IRVING, Texas -- In December, 7-Eleven Inc. will discontinue the Belly iPad-based rewards program at its convenience stores. Belly Inc. issued the following statement to alert users: “7-Eleven is transitioning to a new rewards program in December. Stop by 7-Eleven and redeem your Belly...

And selecting the right surface disinfectant for your store

Brought to you by GOJO/Purell. We all know a clean store makes a difference. In fact, the 2013 Convenience Store Survey, conducted by the Boston Consulting Group, reports that the highest rated differentiator is overall cleanliness of the store. However, did you know that using the right surface...

Increases access to capital for vendors, customers
What to do, and not do, with large cash reserves
NATSO, other industry associations develop tool for drivers to locate spaces
aFANity rewards members with tickets, gear, memorabilia, experiences
Or, can contractual liabilities sink my business?
Retailers expand loyalty program to Dallas-Fort Worth area

Will roll out new pet-wash service at two locations