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

How to create one that suits your brand, consumer audience

Brought to you by Paytronix. There are many different types of reward programs, which makes it challenging to choose which one is best suited to your convenience-store brand. Ultimately, there are four considerations to keep in mind when designing a program. Design for “Silver” customers: These are...

Signs agreement with JPMorgan Chase covering Phillips 66, 76, Conoco locations

HOUSTON -- Phillips 66 and Chase have signed a multiyear agreement for Phillips 66 to accept Chase Pay at its Phillips 66, Conoco and 76 branded locations across the United States, the companies said. Phillips 66 joins a host of merchants to accept Chase Pay. The fuel retailer also is a key member...

Retailer one of many to tap into gaming craze

SAVANNAH, Ga. -- As some convenience-store retailers determine how to best capitalize on the Pokemon craze, Parker’s is encouraging users of the app to “catch ’em all” while picking up trash. The Savannah, Ga.-based chain is organizing a Pokemon Go + Keep Savannah Clean event Aug. 20. Attendees...

Launches campaign offering increased loyalty points
Customers receive 10-cent-per-gallon discount for shopping at grocery store
CVS Pay allows customers to pick up prescriptions, earn rewards, check out with one scan
Retailer forges branding deals with M&T Bank, Canandaigua National Bank through Cardtronics
Will support chain’s SuperFleet program
C-store chain partnering with Michigan Department of Health and Human Services, PayNearMe
Customers can win game tickets by signing up for company's Power Points rewards program.