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Mint, menthol: Vape industry has dug heels in on flavour bans

Efforts to ban flavoured e-cigarettes and reduce their appeal to youngsters in the United States Read more

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7-Eleven Canada promo offers free hot beverages on the 7th and 11th of the month

7-Eleven Canada is running a new promotion designed to make it a go-to destination for hot Read more

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Indigo Natural Products Management merges with New Age Marketing

Indigo Marketing Inc. and New Age Marketing and Brand Management Ltd. are merging and the combined Read more

Altria in merger discussions with Philip Morris International

Two major tobacco players are exploring the possibility of joining forces. Altria Group Inc. confirmed Read more


7-Eleven debuts private label sports drink

7-Eleven Inc. expanded its private label offerings with its first sports drink, 7-Select Replenish. The Read more


CSNC introduces Top New Products Awards

Convenience Store News Canada is thrilled to announce a new-to-Canada award recognizing the best in Read more


Industry News

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EnsembleIQ appoints Jennifer Litterick CEO

The board of directors of Convenience Store News Canada parent company, EnsembleIQ, has appointed Jennifer Litterick to Read more

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Get social! Savvy convenience retailers create vibrant online communities

Share/Bookmark  We’ve seen remarkable change in our lifetimes, but what we’re experiencing now is different. Read more

Judge rules out half century prison term for Edmonton c-store killer

A man convicted of killing two Edmonton convenience store clerks will not be eligible for parole Read more


7-Eleven teams up with Microsoft to empower field employees

7-Eleven Inc. is using modern workplace solutions, data services and devices from Microsoft to empower Read more

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Couche-Tard’s new initiatives designed to meet rising customer expectations

As Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc. has built up its Circle K footprint through a series of Read more


Elevated c-store design delivers the ‘wow factor’

Does your current store concept include a “wow factor?” If not, it should. Customer expectations Read more


Articles Retailer Focus

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Imperial Oil names new president, as Kruger announces retirement

The board of directors of Imperial Oil Limited is appointing B.W. (Brad) Corson as president. Corson Read more

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Canadian energy sector feels the fallout of attack on Saudi Arabia

Higher oil prices spurred by an attack on Saudi Arabian oil facilities boosted the Canadian Read more

Energy prices spike after Saudi oil attack

Global energy prices spiked Monday by a percentage unseen since the 1991 Gulf War after Read more


Auto manufacturers bet big on electric. Will consumers buy in?

The headwinds buffeting the auto industry made themselves felt at the Frankfurt Motor Show, with Read more

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That’s entertainment! Operators win by enhancing the wash experience

Car wash is a highly competitive field. Operators battle on price, programs, and overall customer Read more

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Auto sales climb 0.6% for first rise in 17 months

DesRosiers Automotive Consultants Inc. says Canadian auto sales rose 0.6% in August for the first Read more



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