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However, 23 states saw declines in units

ALEXANDRIA, Va. – The U.S. convenience-store count increased to a record 154,535 stores as of Dec. 31, 2016, a 0.2% increase (340 stores) from 154,195 as of Dec. 31, 2015, according to the annual NACS/Nielsen Convenience Industry Store Count. “Nielsen data shows that the U.S. convenience-store...

Customers rank c-store chains’ restroom cleanliness in Technomic Consumer Brand Metrics

With review ongoing, latest numbers may provide clues

Sells terminals, commercial fuels, wholesale distillate businesses to Sprague Resources
Retailer’s latest test replacing fuel kiosks with food-focused c-stores
Sites offer fuel, expanded food, beverages, more
Kremke will also take on CFO role after Assi Ginzburg’s resignation
Move allows retailer to work toward its goal of ‘building the top convenience-store franchise’

It’s a jungle out there … and sometimes in the store, too

Two authors disagree on whether the digital retail giant can run a successful brick-and-mortar business