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Community leader: 4 ways to make a difference

Jiffy Food and Video isn't just a c-store, it's a hub that contributes to its community. Find out how they do it. Read more


4 ways you can increase gum sales today

An evolving gum category spells out opportunity for c-retailers. Read more


5 ways you can build sales with product innovation

The phrase “new and exciting” exists for a reason, and Matthew Bergen has figured out exactly how to put it to good use at his campus c-store. Read more


Convenience U video: 3 tips on pricing and promotions

George Anastasopoulos, an industry consultant and one of the Convenience U CARWACS Show educators, shares three tips on pricing and promotion from the trade show floor... Read more


Save BIG with Promo Select deals

Watch the video above and learn how confectionery innovation, promotions and displays can help you boost sales. If you’re looking for deals on top-selling confectionery and snack SKUs, look no further than Promo Select... Read more


Do you carry the top 20 chocolate singles SKUs?

Independent convenience-gas retailers face different challenges from their banner and chain counterparts, operating autonomously, without any head office support. Read more


Three tips for merchandise management

Montréal is known for its large concentration of dépanneurs, but that hasn’t stopped André Forget from carving out a niche in the eastern side of the city... Read more


4 ways to run a successful promotion

At the junction of Highway 83 and Provincial Road 257 in Virden, Man. is a c-store, car wash and petroleum site called White Owl Convenience. Wayne Rudneski, who owns three White Owl locations with his brother, has been in the c-retail business since the 1970s. This retailer is known to spend 15 hours in his store every day – dedication which he believes gives him an advantage over his competitors... Read more

Snacks Snapshot

5 ways to boost snack sales

Consumers are often looking for something quick to tide them over between meals, and the c-store is often the go-to destination to fill this need. Retailers can build on the excitement around bestselling snacks like potato chips, tortilla chips and nuts by also stocking innovation that captures emerging trends. Read more


Blog: 3 ways to boost profits today!

Take two minutes out of your day to watch this video, which features Roland Park, owner of IDA Milk and Variety in Toronto. He'll walk you through three ways to profit from promotions. If you follow these simple tips, you might just see a lift in sales! Read more