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Product Spotlight: Sparkling Water

Building Your Business, Consumer Trends, Product Spotlight, C-Store Trends October 31, 2018

Consumers continue to want a healthier, greener, and more organic lifestyle, so their switching up everything from their cars to the water they drink. Consumers still enjoy the bubbly fizz soda...

C-Stores in the News

Building Your Business, Industry News, C-Store Trends October 29, 2018

It takes a lot of hard work and long hours to make your dreams come true. C-Store owners everywhere know this to be true. There are different challenges you face everyday, but the success you see...

Make Fresh a Priority Without a Challenge

Building Your Business, Consumer Trends, SNAP Tips, C-Store Trends October 19, 2018

Fresh foods are one of the fastest growing trends in retail and grocery. As supermarkets have adapted to consumers’ evolving eating habits by offering more organic and healthier products,...

Merchant Spotlight: Khurram Ghani

Building Your Business, Merchant Spotlight, SNAP Tips October 05, 2018

Khurram Ghani opened his first store, Island Lake BP, in 2015. After seeing success with this store in a small community, Khurram saw an opportunity to expand and open a second store. His second...

Can I Still Accept SNAP Benefits When the System is Down?

goEBT News September 26, 2018

Question:"Is there an alternative option to charge customers and accept food stamps when the system is down?"                      - Israel Jurado, Jurado Family Farms, Inc.

Cash to Digital Technology in the C-Store

Building Your Business, Consumer Trends, C-Store Trends September 19, 2018

Although technology has changed shopping to a mostly seamless digital experience for most of us, life is still not as convenient for all consumers. Especially consumers who are primarily low...

Merchant Spotlight: AJ Jabr

Building Your Business, Merchant Spotlight, SNAP Tips September 10, 2018

Our Merchant Spotlight for September goes to AJ Jabr, a multi store owner in Michigan. The family owned business has been successfully running Citgo Gas for 3 years and 2575 Dix Station Inc for 12...

Some of Your Smallest, But Most Important C-Store Products

Building Your Business, Consumer Trends, C-Store Trends August 17, 2018

Customers stop at convenience stores to get a variety of things: gas, food, coffee, soda, tobacco products, but have you ever thought about what products make your c-store so valuable? People...

The Latest Technology Large C-Stores are Using

Building Your Business, Consumer Trends, C-Store Trends August 10, 2018

Technology is constantly evolving and  consumers' shopping behaviors are changing with it. The advances in technology have made people want things even quicker, appreciate environmentally friendly...