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

Iowa House committee approves ban; Senate mulling same

DES MOINES, Iowa -- Businesses including convenience stores would have to remove the Iowa Lottery's controversial TouchPlay machines from their premises under a proposal approved by an Iowa House committee yesterday, reported the Des Moines Register. My constituents have overwhelming said get these...

Regional convenience store chain Tedeschi's Food Shops Inc. is offering Oxygen Wireless GSM at the 210 c-stores located throughout New England.

ROCKLAND, Mass. -- Regional convenience store chain Tedeschi's Food Shops Inc., comprised of Store 24, Li'l Peach and Tedeschi's Food Shops, is offering Oxygen Wireless GSM, a nationally recognized prepaid wireless service from Locus Telecommunications at the 210 c-stores located throughout New...

M&T Bank to place no-surcharge ATMs in Rutter's, Sheetz stores

YORK, Pa. -- Rutter's Farm Stores plans to convert to no-surcharge ATMs in each of its 50 convenience stores under a new agreement with M&T Bank. The conversion is expected to be made in early April. Rutter's has stores in York County, where it is based, as well as in Adams, Franklin and...

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