Welcome to the Technology page of CStore Decisions’ CStore Playbook, a new online reference series for convenience store retailers in the age of technological disruption. Created by CStore Decisions’ editorial team, this playbook features answers to some of the most frequently asked questions, as well as in-depth articles, podcasts and videos about how technology is changing the face of convenience retailing.
Erin Del Conte
Executive Editor, CSD
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C-Store Loyalty Programs Grow Customer Engagement
Should My C-Store Add Self-Checkout?
Is Touchscreen Ordering Right for My C-Store?
Why Are C-Stores Converting to LED Lighting?
As retailers upgrade their loyalty programs to offer more personalization and customization, they’re seeing growth in enrollment, active users and spending.
More convenience stores are exploring self-checkout kiosks, but is it right for your c-store?
Touchscreen ordering kiosks can help improve convenience for customers while reducing labor costs and improving the accuracy of foodservice orders.
LEDs offer high energy efficiency and have more durability compared to other types of lighting.
Savvy c-stores are already considering how they might become involved with cryptocurrency, from adding cryptocurrency ATMs and kiosks to issuing their own branded currency when the infrastructure becomes available.
C-stores have been expanding EMV in the forecourts, as well as offering online ordering and stored payments.
Virtual prepaid card solutions are becoming popular, with private-label cards offering built-in loyalty.
Upgrading newer architecture will help pave the way for c-stores’ long-term success.
Sprockets is a hiring platform that reveals which applicants are right for your needs, empowering you to build strong, cohesive staff that will stay long-term. Plus, it’s proven to boost 90-day employee retention by an average of 43%.