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TravelCenters of America
Photography by Jeff Hammond

A bowling alley, fitness center, arcade and more raise this store to a level all its own

COLUMBIA, S.C. -- One of the largest truckstop and travel-plaza operators in the country, Westlake, Ohio-based TravelCenters of America (TA) , recently opened Petro Columbia in Columbia, S.C. The site features the chain’s Minit Mart c-store, a 16-lane bowling facility, arcade, Starbucks and more...

2017 Mystery Shop

The power of the mystery shop isn't just in the data, it also lies within how the winning brands got those numbers.

Cumberland Farms

Retailer expects to open more of the ‘next-generation’ locations in Florida this year

Old gas station

Food becomes main attraction even as c-stores take over the pump

A tie in the restroom
C-store brand performance

Making a difference from the board room to the c-store floor

rutter's farm store
In a first-time win, the Northeast c-store chain with dairy roots leads a record-breaking mystery shop

Training tactics for the younger generation


The retailer’s new prototype exudes a high-tech, personal touch