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Corporate news affecting the convenience store industry
ari haseotes rloy award

Haseotes recognized for team focus, progressive loyalty programs, successful coffee offers and more

CHICAGO -- CSP honored Cumberland Farms CEO Ari Haseotes as its 2017 Retail Leader of the Year during an award dinner at the Adler Planetarium in Chicago on Oct. 18. Here’s a look at how Haseotes has helped transform an 80-year-old chain with dairy-farm roots into a cutting-edge convenience-store...

star trek william shatner

Capt. Kirk, T.J. Hooker and Denny Crane say ‘yes’ to the c-store industry

CHICAGO -- William Shatner is … William Shatner. All he has to do to offer an entertaining time is show up and be himself. And that’s exactly what he did as the closing speaker at the 2017 NACS Show in Chicago last Friday. The actor, writer, singer (yes, singer), Golden Globe and Emmy winner,...

NACS Show crowd

Getting the most out of the kitchen, embracing technology, being a centerpiece in the community and more

Henry Armour NACS CEO
New branding, new partnerships and new positioning the focal points for association at its annual show .
Rahim Budhwani
Outgoing NACS chairman celebrates convenience stores' central role in neighborhoods.
Improving the foodservice experience, driving premiumization, trends from the show floor and more
Capitol Building

Retailers learn how to better communicate with lawmakers

Convenience store graphic

C-store operators share tips for competing against Big Oil, big chains

Kwik Trip

Cultivate allegiance and keep talent through the tumultuous realities of mergers and acquisitions

Slovaceks Minneapolis
As Hy-Vee preps 8,700-square-foot site, other retailers put the region in their growth plans