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Spending for holiday expected to exceed $11.3 billion in U.S. in 2014

NEW YORK -- Halloween will continue to drive consumers to spend, with nearly three-quarters (74%) of U.S. households planning to buy Halloween-related items, according to the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) Halloween Consumer Spending Survey. It expects the total for Halloween-...

Pantry's chain "official convenience store" of collegiate athletic conference

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- The Pantry Inc. 's Kangaroo Express convenience store chain has signed a two-year corporate partner sponsorship with the Big South Conference. It will recognize Kangaroo Express as the "official convenience store" of the Big South Conference. Kangaroo Express is a new sponsor and...

A c-store by the seashore with beach vibes glows on Pacific Coast Highway

LOS ANGELES -- When fuel retailers get a resigning bonus from their brand, it's safe to say most spend it in a fairly utilitarian fashion. Freshen up the paint, clean up the landscaping, maybe buy a few new fixtures and call it day. But Robert Munakash had bigger aspirations. A Los Angeles-based...

Will cross-promote in stores, chain says
Hale moderates GMDC conference session identifying top-performing GM categories
Patsy Lou dealership opens gas station, convenience store, car wash
Enhances channel advertising presence
App will be available in more than 2,600 of chain's c-stores by year's end.
Musings on this year’s Mystery Shop winner’s new format stores
Self-service fueling turns 50