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

Car wash operators share tips at Vegas Expo

LAS VEGAS -- The devil is in the details, or in the case of operators attending the 2006 Car Care World Expo here, it's in the detailing. Adding detailing options to exterior washes and the boom of exterior express locations were big topics at this year's convention. Exterior car washes have been...

Get & Go Express vending supercluster concept coming to Florida

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- An entrepreneur from Springfield, Ill., has created an around-the-clock, clerk-free convenience store concept that he said takes only hours to set up in two to seven rented parking spaces. Get & Go Express, collections of up to 34 vending machines under one roof, will...

Ohio Marathon adds post office

COLUMBUS, Ohio -- A Marathon gas station and convenience store near Columbus, Ohio, has pulled out a Subway restaurant and is putting in a post office, according to the Columbus Dispatch. I think it speaks to the convenience of convenience stores, company spokesperson Linda Casey told the newspaper...

Manufacturer offers turnkey LED sign program to licensees
Sam's Club has issued a statement concerning recent media reports of credit and debit card skimming at its fuel stations.
Sunoco launches TIO bill pay pilot
Agreement stretches services through 2009
NCR Corp. will supply PayPoint Plc with 400 EasyPoint automated teller machines (ATMs).
Esso, RBC team up for debit Speedpass in Canada
Can a New York program offering healthy options to inner-city clientele catch on?