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Creating authenticity starts with a clear point of origin

NEW YORK -- The aesthetic divining rod in the design of the Hat Six Travel Center is Wyoming and its pioneering, Wild West spirit. Her family’s travel center has a retro-cowboy vibe. “The whole design is meant to be about Wyoming, the Western way, the cowboy way,” she says. “Everyone here loves...

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Global c-store retailer offers recommendations on shareholder proposals ahead of annual meeting

LAVAL, Quebec — Ahead of its annual shareholder meeting Sept. 20, the board of directors of Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc. is modifying its positions on two shareholder proposals: executive compensation and sustainability. Couche-Tard is No. 2 on CSP’s 2018 Top 202 ranking of c-store chains by...

Inside the company's 4th 'just walk out' store

CHICAGO -- CSP technology editor Jackson Lewis took a walk through the new Amazon Go store that opened in Chicago on Sept. 17. The 2,000-square-foot store invites people in with a swipe of the Amazon Go app and the promise of never having to wait in line to deal with a checkout clerk. Despite the...

New CSP/GasBuddy survey reveals the key motivators for women, men and 18- to 34-year-olds
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Louisville, Ky., location is U.S. pilot, with more planned for the concept

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Retailer inviting emerging brands to showcase goods at inaugural merchandising event
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Chain makes progress in fuel-related goals of its value-creation plan 

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Smaller format designed to address changing trucking, distribution patterns
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Global convenience retailer reports strong same-store sales growth