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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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Alberta to raise taxes on tobacco, gas

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

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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

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Minimum wage increases in 5 provinces

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

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7-Eleven and Walmart team up in the name of convenience

7-Eleven will offer pickup locations for online Walmart shoppers. Find out more... Read more

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Mac’s Convenience Stores rebranding as Circle K

The rollout will begin across Canada in May 2017 Read more