C-store services news for the convenience store retail industry.
House of Representatives

Texas congressman moves to repeal Dodd-Frank and, with it, swipe-fee reform

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- U.S. Rep. Jeb Hensarling (R-Texas), chairman of the House Financial Services Committee, put forward a discussion draft on April 19 of his Financial CHOICE Act, which includes language to repeal debit swipe-fee reform. The existing debit swipe-fee reform, usually referred to as...

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Climbs from third to first after growing funded new business volume in 2016

KINGWOOD, Texas -- Ascentium Capital LLC came in first on Monitor’s Top Private Independent list of equipment leasing and finance companies, which are ranked by annual funded new business volume. The national commercial lender rose from third place to first in the 2016 rankings with year-end funded...

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Bipartisan legislation offers potential infrastructure revenue

WASHINGTON -- New legislation could provide opportunities for retailers to expand services and even build convenience stores along major highways across the United States. Reps. Jim Banks (R-Ind.) and Joe Courtney (D-Conn.) have introduced legislation giving states the option to commercialize state...

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Spring has sprung, which means the busy summer travel season is just around the corner—and so are all the germs.
Walmart pickup parking

Wal-Mart’s pickup service combines online ordering with outdoor kiosks to maintain a smooth flow for customers. Here’s how it works ...

Bona Design Lab LLC
New name and location after death of co-founder
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Learn how you can transform managing your employees from stress-inducing to a good experience for all involved.
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Every transaction is made by a consumer with powerful desires and needs. When these needs are deeply understood and embraced, human brands open a brave new world of retail opportunities.
Customer loyalty card

A well-designed incentive offer should motivate customers and drive incremental sales. Here are tips to get there.

Loyalty provider to help develop and launch the system.