Hank Armour is president & CEO of NACS. Email him at [email protected].
Would we break another record? That was the question on everyone’s minds coming into this year’s NACS State of the Industry Summit.
Cheap gas fueled a record year for our industry in 2015. And while we’ll sign up every day for a record year, our narrative is more nuanced than a simple road-paved-with-gold story.
01-27-2016 Category News
Published in CSP Daily News
Nor should they aspire to be, but the channel can resolve to offer healthier options
For an industry born nearly 90 years ago, the rapid transformation in the c-store channel underscores a business model built on change. And did we see change in 2014.
There are times when the environment changes in such a way that problems you may confront today can disappear outright or become opportunities tomorrow.
According to folklore, a bullet made of silver could instantly vanquish a mythological monster, such as a werewolf. And in the business world, the term “silver bullet “describes a new development that can instantly kill a prevailing problem.
A mid-size operator in the Mid-Atlantic was busy on a recent day installing new overhead track lighting, open-air coolers and an expanded foodservice menu to meet allay-part occasions.