Operations & Marketing

RaceTrac Celebrates 500th C-Store Location

Newest RaceTrac c-store opens in the Atlanta area and plans new expansions in 2019. RaceTrac is celebrating the milestone of reaching 500 c-store locations. On Wednesday,...

Terrible Herbst Founder Passes Away

Jerry Herbst founded Terrible Herbst Convenience Stores in 1959. Jerry Herbst, the founder and chairman of Terrible Herbst Convenience Stores passed away last week on...

Joint Venture Between ArcLight and BP to Acquire Thorntons

Joint venture to help Thorntons accelerate store growth. Thorntons Inc., based in Louisville, Ky., is being acquired by a joint venture created between affiliates of...

Mansfield Energy Corp. Acquires O’Rourke Petroleum

Acquisition allows a broader array of business solutions for Texas customers. Mansfield Energy Corp. is acquiring O'Rourke Petroleum, headquartered in Houston, Texas. "We are pleased to...

Meal Kit Industry To Expand Through 2023

Meal kit industry leaders will need to continue pivoting and adjusting their business models to retain current customers and reach new clientele. As more traditional...

Royal Farms Launches Holiday Promotion

From holiday-themed boxes to stocking stuffers, Royal Farms gets into the holiday spirit. Royal Farms is getting into the holiday spirit and kicking off its...

Loop Neighborhood C-Stores Supports Firefighters

Loop Neighborhood C-Stores’ donation to aid firefighters fighting California wildfires. Loop Neighborhood convenience story on Nov. 19 presented a check to Sacramento City Firefighters on...

Remove Your Rose-Colored Glasses

Whether we are assessing an individual’s job performance or the operational performance of a store, it’s difficult to gauge accurately without employing hard systems that...

Cliff’s Local Market Welcomes Jeff Carpenter

Carpenter, formerly with Nice N Easy and Circle K, to serve as director of education and training. Cliff’s Local Market has welcomed Jeff Carpenter, formerly...

Chevron Welcomes Independent Stations to Fundraising Initiative

Some 300 Chevron company stations and 125 independently-owned retailer stations in California joined to raise funds for St. Jude. Over the past 10 years Chevron...

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