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Quick bites: Breakfast

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

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Beyond the Microwave – 6 Hot Food Options for Your C-Store

Six options for improving your food offering. Read more

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650 points of light

7-Eleven's Doug Rosencrans is helping to redefine convenience. Read the full interview here. Read more

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5 Ways to appeal to Gen Z consumers with foodservice

Children that are members of Gen Z may not be as absorbed in their smartphones as people might think, according to a Y-Pulse's new 2018 Kids Dining study. Read more

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Fresh perspective

Coopérative de l’Université de Sherbrooke keeps its eye on what’s next Read more

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The value of customer service

This Quebec c-store puts the focus on the customer with superior staff training and an eye for industry trends. Read more

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Foodservice by the numbers

Foodservice in Canada’s convenience-retail sector is valued at $7 billion with nominal growth of +0.4% projected this year. Are you paying attention to foodservice to drive gains in your c-store? Read more

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C-gas profile: Good vibes continue

An investment by the Brokenhead First Nation in a c-store/gas bar has helped the community to continue its messages of good will and hospitality Read more

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Ontario menu labelling: C-store fact sheet

The Healthy Menu Choices Act, 2015 and its accompanying regulation, come into effect on January 1st, 2017. Are you ready? Read more

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Foodservice 101

Foodservice is a match made in retail heaven. Find out why. Read more