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

National Urban League, oil company team up to attract more minority retailers

WASHINGTON -- The National Urban League and Exxon Mobil Corp. have announced a new collaborative effort to help identify and attract minority dealers and distributors to own and operate Exxon and Mobil gas stations. "A key objective of the National Urban League is to expand economic empowerment,"...

Offering ROA Lest We Forget magnetic ribbons

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa -- HandiMart Convenience Stores of Eastern Iowa have joined with the Reserve Officers Association (ROA), which represents citizen soldiers in the National Guard and Reserve, to raise money to help soldiers who have been deployed to Afghanistan and Iraq and their families, said...

Gateway Outdoor Advertising recently launched the GO Media Convenience Store Advertising Network.

HACKETTSTOWN, N.J. -- Gateway Outdoor Advertising, an out-of-home media company with billboards and transit advertising throughout the United States, recently launched the GO Media Convenience Store Advertising Network. Using GO Media advertisers can reach consumers anywhere in the continental...

Chevron, Texaco retailers will supply gift cards to consumers for first time
Daylight Saving Amendment to energy bill accepted; would add 4 weeks
Deal expands distribution in Utah, Idaho, Arizona, Nevada
Wright Express Corp. has introduced the Wright Express Business Card.
Messaging "jacket" fits around dispensers.
RBG launches new stored-value division
Adding kiosks in Chicago, Florida, SoCal