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

USDA announces some retailer-friendly changes, but onerous requirements remain

WASHINGTON -- The U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food and Nutrition Service (FNS) on Dec. 8 announced final changes to the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) that the department said are intended to increase participants’ access to healthy food choices. The final rule requires...

Says ‘Do the right thing’ after ending debit-card redirect

WASHINGTON -- The National Retail Federation (NRF) welcomed Visa’s announcement Nov. 22 that it will no longer use EMV technology and rules to improperly steer debit-card transactions to its own processing network following an investigation by the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) and a ruling by the...

Current executive resumes role on board of directors

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – Consumer packaged goods (CPG) personalized digital media company Catalina has appointed Andy Heyman as CEO. He replaces interim CEO Greg Delaney, who will resume his responsibilities as a member of Catalina’s board of directors. Heyman previously held the position of senior...

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Lil’ Drug Store, National Vending team up with Certus
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