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Record profits, plunging gas prices and five other data points that had us picking our jaws up off the ground
Economic trends bode well for channel, economist says
Kolkhorst Petroleum sells 14 locations in Texas to Sunoco LP
Extra cash brought consumers inside the c-store in 2015, and food, snacks kept them there
In the highly diverse health and beauty category, c-store unit sales were down in some of the largest segments in 2015. Complete data!
Energy holding company leveraging acquisition to upgrade existing store image
C-store sales of over-the-counter (OTC) medicine were mixed in 2015, according to IRI figures. The largest segment—internal analgesics—grew units 1.3%, while dollars rose nearly 7%. Cold/allergy/sinus and gastrointestinal remedies saw gains in liquid form but lost units in tablet form.
New services, products help retailers tap into millennials’ needs
CSP’s inaugural awards recognize leaders in c-store category management
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