The latest scuttlebutt, rumors & fun in the convenience store industry
Made-to-order foodservice is in test at one Southeast chain. So far, so good … except for the day when kitchen help didn’t show, and the manager was scrambling.
Three new, 4,800-square-foot sites are on tap for a Tennessee-based chain well known for its fresh foodservice offer. Four remodels are also underway.
A small Indiana chain on a mini growth spurt, adding two sites, including a new build.
From Clark Brands LLC, Lisle, Ill.'s Twitter post in July: Our @ClarkBrandsLLC team had a great time volunteering at @fmsc_org last week! We packed a total of 166 boxes, feeding 98 kids for a year. Picture below.
Congratulations to Rmarts’ Ryan Razowsky and his bride-to-be, Jessie, on their recent engagement! Picture below.
California retailer K.D. ordered a trove of special glasses for watching the August solar eclipse, which flew off the shelves. Her only regret is she didn’t order more.
A Colorado-based c-store retailer is still marching toward his pot dreams.
An Iowa-based behemoth is set to open its 2,000th store by the end of 2017—with pizza delivery, of course.
Teach us that trick that lets you use a digital coupon to “play games” with a big chain, E.W.
Looking for a few good category managers? A recent acquisition and its inherent redundancies means several professionals will be looking for new career opportunities.