Channel: Operations

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Mergers & Acquisitions News
Two blockbuster acquisitions lead capital-markets review of Q2 2014
7-Eleven Franchise Owner's Association of Greater Los Angeles FOAGLA (CSP Daily News / Convenience Stores)
Corporate News
L.A.-area association suing c-store corporation, alleges intimidation, "churning," more.
CSP Magazine
New technologies are making their way from the forecourt and convenience store into the back office, affecting the entire retail loop, from consumer to chain executive. And with each new development, operators must decide if each is more about hype or if it can really pull in more traffic, cut energy costs or sell more doughnuts.
Fuel NY (CSP Daily News / Convenience Stores / Gas Stations)
Fuels Technology & Equipment
State energy authority launches programs designed to quell repeat of disruptions
Blu. LNG (CSP Daily News / Convenience Stores / Gas Stations)
Fuels Technology & Equipment
Allows truckers to use any fleet fueling card, major credit card at its LNG stations
CSP Magazine
Tales of misbehaving customers destroying bathrooms, of natural disasters that rearranged towns, and of workers’ compensation claims that threatened to spiral out of control.
Service That Sells Ready Training Online (RTO) (CSP Daily News / Convenience Stores)
Combine resources to deliver online, offline expertise
CSP Magazine
The Energy Information Administration predicts gasoline demand will plummet 24% from 2012 to 2040. What is causing this plunge in projected forecourt demand? How is it affecting convenience retailers? And how should they react?
CSP Magazine
A brand-new RV makes thorough use of space through technology, taking every available inch and expanding living space when the vehicle was stationary for the night. The coolest reminded me of merchandising innovations such as mobile displays and suction-cup devices that create more efficient c-store spaces.