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Merchandising tips for shaping consumers’ perception of freshness

A new study from Culinary Visions finds that retailers can get a product’s freshness across Read more

Campbell sells Bolthouse Farms for $510 million

The Campbell Soup Company has signed a definitive agreement for the sale of Bolthouse Farms Read more

Energy segment stirring up c-store beverage category

The latest look into the cold vault by Wells Fargo Securities LLC is finding a Read more

Treat trends: The frozen explosion

A few months back, Whole Foods Market predicted “trailblazing frozen treats” would be one of Read more


Sniffle season is here

Become the destination for your cough and cold customers Read more

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Quick bites: Breakfast

Get crackin’ to egg-cite your breakfast-craving customers Read more


Industry News

Consumer Insights: What does ‘convenience’ really mean to today’s c-store shoppers

Traditionally, convenience stores have filled the definition of “convenience” by location mostly. The channel is Read more

7 decision-making strategies to make you c-store more competitive

The retail industry is changing every day, and so is the convenience channel — new Read more

7-Eleven takes convenience to a new level

C-store chain 7-Eleven is redefining the convenience store experience with a new concept called a Read more

Trend watch: 32M to open 100 self-pay convenience stores in the U.S.

U.S.-based Self-pay kiosk innovator Three Square Market (32M) is set to open another self-pay convenience store Read more

Choice and added-value keys to adoption of alternative payment methods

When it comes to checkout and payment, new technologies are abounding and retailers across all Read more

CICC welcomes Ontario budget actions that support convenience store industry

The new Convenience Industry Council of Canada (CICC) is applauding actions taken by the Ontario Read more


Articles Retailer Focus

Tentative deal could end Saskatoon Co-op strike

A ratification vote will be held this week on a tentative agreement to end a Read more

Industry reacts to proposed fines for Ontario gas stations not posting anti-carbon-tax stickers

Buried in Ontario’s budget bill are fines of up to $10,000 per day for gas Read more

Curb appeal and promotions drive fuel-only customers inside a C-store: Study

The majority of fuel sold in North America is sold at convenience stores. However, getting motorists Read more


Six new board members elected at CCA AGM

The Canadian Carwash Association members elected six new Board members at its Annual General Meeting held March 5, 2019 at the Toronto Congress Centre. Read more

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Montech ACCUPUMP: A cloud-based chemical management system

Manage your carwash's chemical usage right from your desk or phone with a new system from Mondo Products. Read more


Sonny’s Mammoth™ Air Drying System

Find out more about this new air drying system from Sonny's Read more


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