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Greenergy launches new Breakaway™ offer for Canadian retail gas outlets

“Breakaway is designed to drive site traffic and growth, and allows dealers to benefit from Greenergy’s low-cost and reliable fuel supply.” Find out more. Read more


Fake news! 7-Eleven is NOT closing all Ontario stores

A rumour swirling around the internet claimed the Japanese chain was closing all of its Ontario stores. We got to the bottom of it. Read more


CIPMA President and CEO Tricia Anderson announces departure

Following a long and successful career in the petroleum industry, President and CEO of CIPMA, Tricia Anderson, has decided to leave CIPMA effective June 30, 2017. Read more


Beer, cider to be sold in 80 more grocery stores in Ontario this summer

The provincial government has opened up bidding for grocery stores looking to get in on sales of suds, and will announce the selected locations in May. Read more


Quebec’s largest convenience event is changing its name and moving to the fall

Le Salon des dépanneurs du Québec looks forward to seeing familiar faces as well as new participants September 19-20, 2017 in Laval, QC where the industry will meet to connect, learn and share. Read more


Wayne Fueling Systems Reaches Agreement to Acquire Vianet Fuel Solutions

The UK based Vianet Fuel Solutions Limited (VFS) includes two main product lines as part of the Wayne acquisition: Fuel Management Solutions (FMS) and Construction and Forecourt Services (CFS). Read more


Shine Auto Wash gives away 54,000 washes in one month!

To promote their new location, Shine Auto Wash in Burnaby, BC decided to get generous. Find out what they did to draw customers in. Read more


Alberta to raise taxes on tobacco, gas

WCSA expresses concerns over rising taxes on key c-store products: gasoline and tobacco Read more


Balance Calories aims to reduce beverage calories by 20%

The Canadian Beverage Association has launched an initiative to reduce non-alcoholic beverage calories consumed by Canadians Read more


Minimum wage increases in 5 provinces

As of October 1, staffing costs rise in five provinces. Is your province affected? Read more