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2021 Outlook Survey

2021 Outlook Survey

Recovery puts retailer spotlight on labor, safety and supply chain.

Mystery Shop 2021

Mystery Shop 2021

In 2021, cleanliness took on new meaning. A hyperawareness of sanitation brought on by the pandemic forced retailers to focus in a way they hadn't considered before.

Labor issues, out-of-stocks and a litany of challenges have kept the industry’s distributors on their toes, embracing innovation

6 ways retailers are enhancing consumer's shopping experiences

Hopeful for a strong year, c-store retailers report continued pandemic and legislative concerns

How c-stores are incorporating social change into their businesses and where others can start

How independent convenience-store retailers are supporting their communities and transforming their businesses

A novel year drives unexpected consumer preferences in candy sales

In an asterisk year, convenience-store mergers and acquisitions felt a pandemic pause, but not for long

Pandemic restrictions or not, many convenience retailers and quick-service-restaurant chains remained innovative with their coffee programs

Meet 10 convenience store retailers recognized for leadership by supplier partners

Category Management Handbook

Beverage sales grew in convenience stores in 2020—particularly driven by alcohol—but the channel lost a share of the market.

These are the stories of just some of the men and women of convenience retail who put their lives and livelihoods on the line when their communities needed them.

20 convenience-store retailers who pivoted quickly to meet customers’ new needs in a year of change

As 7-Eleven picks up Speedway, CSP looks at the most significant convenience-store transactions of the past 20 years

Convenience-store retailers feel all right about the future.

CSP honors three convenience-store retailers that have gone above and beyond to help community in the face of the pandemic

Cannabidiol (CBD) products came to store shelves last year in a hail of uncertainty.

Crude-oil and gasoline prices moderated in 2020 even as retailers faced a steep decline in miles traveled

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