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Ultimate Online Resource Guide for C-Store Owners

Building Your Business, Consumer Trends, goEBT News, Industry News February 14, 2019

As a c-store owner, it's crucial to continually build your business, but it can be hard to find the time or figure out where to start. However, many independent business owners are unsure of the...

Competing With Every Retailer... Not Just Your Neighbors

Consumer Trends, Building Your Business, Retail, Retailer December 20, 2018

 

Do You Know Who Uses SNAP/EBT?

SNAP Tips, Industry News, Building Your Business, Consumer Trends November 28, 2018

As experts on the government safety net program, SNAP (also known as food stamps), it’s important to us that retailers considering or currently participating in the program are aware of the facts...

Product Spotlight: Sparkling Water

C-Store Trends, Product Spotlight, Consumer Trends, Building Your Business 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...

Making the Most of Halloween in Your C-Store

Building Your Business, Consumer Trends, Industry News, Product Spotlight, Seasonal Trends October 22, 2018

UPDATE: This year, Halloween spending is expected to reach $9 billion.  This number is second in 14 years only to last year’s record of $9.1 billion.  While $6.3 billion is expected to be spent on...

Make Fresh a Priority Without a Challenge

C-Store Trends, SNAP Tips, Consumer Trends, Building Your Business 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 Question: "Can I sell energy drinks?"

goEBT News, Consumer Trends, Building Your Business, SNAP Tips October 19, 2018

Question: “Can I sell energy drinks?” -Ranny Gammo, Peck Market

Cash to Digital Technology in the C-Store

C-Store Trends, Building Your Business, Consumer 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...

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

Consumer Trends, Building Your Business, 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...

2017 Regional C-Store Trend Update

C-Store Trends, Building Your Business, Consumer Trends August 14, 2018

We’ve written posts before about the importance of making sure that your store is ready to serve the specific customers in your area.  To do this, you should not only understand the interests of...