• OCSA winning battles for retailers

    From the fight for beer and wine sales in c-stores and the looming threat of a plastic bag ban in Toronto, to the increasing concern over contraband tobacco and tragic incidents of fuel theft, 2012 was a tough year for Ontario c-store owners.
  • How to drive traffic with promotional tools

    Consumer promotions from major suppliers give retailers the opportunity to focus on their customers, providing them with the exciting in-store environment they can’t wait to shop...
  • Boost sales with POS materials

    In the small community of Sioux Narrows, Ont., word travels fast. That’s why Anthony Gill, owner of Gill’s Trading Post, uses point-of-sale materials to ensure his customers notice new products and promotional deals available in his store...
  • 10 things you must do at The Convenience U CARWACS Show

    The Toronto Convenience U CARWACS Show turns 10 this year, and the industry can’t wait to get together and celebrate at Toronto’s International Centre March 5 and 6...
  • How to become a multi-site success

    While other teenagers were embroiled in the usual high school drama, Lucky 13 owner Ray Seguin was off to a precocious start in the retailing game, hatching business plans with his siblings for what has become an independent c-store chain in the North Bay, Ont. area...
  • Transchem environmentally responsible car care

    Transchem offers a variety of custom marketing support items including windmasters, pylons, banners, and arch and coin-op signs. We offer everything you need to promote the environmentally friendly AutoLux and RainCoat names you’ve come to trust...
  • Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) Storage

    Changing regulations in Canada and new diesel engine technology are creating demand for a new product – Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF).
  • Bulloch Technologies “Canada’s Most Trusted POS System”

    For more than 25 years we have been a leader in the petroleum point-of-sale market. Purposely built not to intimidate and be simple to use, with industry leading functionality to power your business...
  • EMV in action

    Jessica Friesen is finally ready. The vice president of Gales Gas Bars and Bob’s Fast and Fresh Convenience, an independent chain in Ontario’s Niagara region...
  • Stealing gas is a crime

    Industry leaders launch a province-wide ad campaign to help raise awareness about the dangers and the consequences of fuel theft.
  • Win with POS materials

    POS materials give Nova Scotia retailer a (free!) advantage. As the owner of Weymouth Mercantile, an independent convenience/general store in Weymouth, Nova Scotia, Larry Veinot has learned how to compete, regardless of his size and status.
  • Video: Convenience U CARWACS turns 10!

    C-gas industry returning to Toronto for 10th annual Convenience U CARWACS Show.