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

Nothing is more critical to the success of a car wash than an experienced and trusted distributor.

Brought to you by PDQ Manufacturing. A car wash is one of the most lucrative investments in the convenience store market today. Once retailers add a strategically located car wash, they’ve got an around-the-clock profit center with virtually zero labor costs. But what happens when there’s an issue...

QuikTrip staff

NACS survey finds c-stores serve as the foundation of future careers

ALEXANDRIA, Va . -- Most former retail employees would recommend a job in convenience stores, according to a September NACS survey of more than 1,000 U.S. consumers. Nearly one in five Americans (19%) said they have worked in c-stores, and many reported positive experiences. In fact, 84% of those...

Car wash

Upgrades totaling up to $250,000 could be eligible

AKRON, Ohio -- DRB Systems, a point-of-sale (POS) software company offering marketing and business solutions to car-wash operators, is working with equipment finance company Ascentium Capital to develop a customized financing program for car-wash business owners. Existing customers of DRB Systems...

Food stamps
Defendants allegedly received more than $20 million in scheme
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Take a quick look at some of the best current examples of self service outlets that are doing it right
reward cards
The most common types of promotions are challenges, bonuses and occasion-based rewards. Here’s a look at what they are and how c-stores can use them to drive traffic.
Grocer to offer meal kits in-store and online
Retailer partners with Allpoint in stores across 20 states
InComm prepay card
New service allows retailers to market fuel gift-card programs
Industry veteran to lead new intiative