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

POS systems record every item that passes under their scanners. That information is valuable for a lot of players, and convenience stores are generating treasure troves of data every day.

Brought to you by PDI. Just about everything consumers do generates data. Phones or wearables record the number of steps and distance joggers run. Amazon remembers every purchase every customer has ever made. Point-of-sale (POS) systems record every item that passes under their scanners. That...

Trade association calling on Congress to preserve debit-card reform

WASHINGTON -- The National Retail Federation is launching an advertising campaign that calls on the House to reject efforts to repeal debit-card swipe-fee reform, which it said has saved retailers and their customers more than $40 billion and brought badly needed competition to the payments market...

Will lead all aspects of sales across all areas of trade

TEMPLE, Texas -- McLane Co. Inc., a leading supply-chain services company that provides grocery and foodservice solutions, promoted Vito Maurici to senior vice president of sales. He will be responsible for all aspects of McLane’s national sales team, with six sales directors reporting directly to...

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