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Options Fuel Acquisition Frenzy

The economy is open to convenience retailers intent on upgrading their operations. Learn what you need to know about debt financing and sales leasebacks...

The Newest Innovation in Alternative Fuels

By Troy Shoen, Renewable Energy Group As I blogged about earlier this summer, the fuel landscape is changing for retailers. Gasoline consumption is declining, but...

Acting on Data Analysis

Asking simple questions of your scan data can help improve operations and increase sales. By Jeremie Myhren Most convenience stores today are collecting scan data, but...

NAG Partners with Folds of Honor

Rocky Sickmann, who retired from Anheuser-Busch in 2016 and is a survivor of the Iran Hostage Crisis, understands the dangers facing our military servicemen...

Pumping Up the Fuel Volume

By putting fuel volume in the proper light and focusing on growing that fuel capacity, it can boost inside sales. By Jim Callahan, Contributing Editor There’s...

How To Succeed At Food Safety

Best practices in food safety start with training and a food safety culture from the top down. By Francine Shaw, president of Savvy Food Safety...

Why a Leadership Mindset Matters

Cumberland Farms developed a management program, cultivating basic skills necessary for members to be successful. By John McMahon No one disputes that leadership matters in any...

INVESTing in Future Leaders

Utilizing universal character traits such as work ethic, judgment, natural leadership and good communication skills will ensure a higher rate of success. By Steve Sandman One...

Perception of C-Store Food Is Higher

Sales of prepared foods in retail segments are expected to grow, and c-stores are angling to maintain a piece of a growing pie. By Tim...

Honoring the Kwik Trip Culture

By John Lofstock Honesty, integrity, respect, humility and innovation. These are the words that define Kwik Trip…and it shows. The La Crosse, Wis. convenience store chain...

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