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

Look to replicate loyalty program’s success in other markets

PLEASANTON and SAN RAMON, Calif. -- Albertsons Cos. LLC and Chevron Products Co. , a division of Chevron USA Inc., are expanding their joint fuel-rewards program to customers in parts of Florida, including the Clearwater, Orlando and Fort Lauderdale markets. Customers who earn reward points by...

What retailers are chasing when they should be focusing on ROI

Swipe fees ‘unacceptably high,’ retailer says

MISSISSAUGA, Ontario -- Walmart Canada is dropping Visa as an accepted payment method, it said. Following an evaluation of credit-card transaction fees, the retailer said it has concluded that the interchange or swipe fees applied to Visa credit-card purchases remain “unacceptably high.” In a...

Partners with First Bankcard on rewards, discount program
First time all of grocer’s centralized convenience-store banners have jointly participated
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Former Cadence Bank, Getty Realty exec will continue to specialize in c-store lending
Will offer the mobile-payment service at nearly 15,000 gas stations
NACS battles against House committee proposal that may set back gains in interchange fees
Completes acquisition of Pine State Trading's convenience division.