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Industry veteran joins brand from BP

WELLESLEY HILLS, Mass. -- Gulf Oil has hired industry veteran Sue Hayden in the newly created role of executive vice president and chief marketing officer. Hayden is responsible for driving the overall strategy for branded and unbranded operations, brand marketing, and customer service and credit-...


Corporate complex includes offices, test kitchens and day care center

CLAYSBURG, Pa. – Sheetz Inc. held opening ceremonies April 19 in Claysburg, Pa., for the convenience-store retailer’s new operations support center. The project includes a modern, 115,000-square-foot corporate office building and an adjacent 13,000-square-foot day care center on a site midway...

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Company’s Retail Helper program has employed 350 individuals over five years

LA CROSSE, Wis. -- Convenience retailer Kwik Trip Inc. was awarded the Business Partner of the Year Award by the Council of State Administrators of Vocational Rehabilitation (CSAVR) on April 10 for its commitment to hiring individuals with disabilities. Kwik Trip launched its Retail Helper program...

Retailers say fresh food, healthy options will be central to growing sales: NACS survey
As the opioid epidemic swells, a burden falls on convenience retailers
Retailer will offer daily and monthly specials, prizes to help recognize milestone
Plan ahead to ease the blow to sales and help the community

Beef up insurance, stock up on seasonal items, install a generator and more ideas

New ‘Vanguard’ look offers a fresh, contemporary feel

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Neighborhood concept store is the brand’s largest to date