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Card Processing Costs are Eating C-Store Profits

C-Store Trends, The Banking Revolution, Industry News, Building Your Business August 30, 2018

While there was once a time when business owners could choose whether to accept credit and debit cards, that time is gone.  Now, if you want to ensure that you are making as much money as possible...

Outdoor C-Store Signage Trends

C-Store Trends, Industry News, Building Your Business August 22, 2018

Many c-store owners think that signage is something they don’t really have to focus their attention on.  However, that couldn’t be farther from the truth.  Signage is how you communicate with your...

Why Amazon Isn't Exactly a Threat to C-Stores...YET!

Industry News, Consumer Trends, Building Your Business July 30, 2018

Since the early 2000s, Amazon has been disrupting and challenging businesses in most consumer product and service industries.  The ecommerce giant has single-handedly transformed the way that...

C-Store Trips are Down. Now What?

Industry News, Consumer Trends, Building Your Business July 02, 2018

We’ve talked about the changes in the way c-store customers shop quite a few times.  What you may not be aware of is the fact that in the past four years, overall consumer trips to any retail...

Avoid the Risks of Poor C-Store Cleanliness or Food Safety

Building Your Business, Industry News May 22, 2018

It’s no surprise that consumers prefer establishments that are clean and safe, even convenience stores.  No one wants to risk getting sick simply from using the restroom or grabbing a snack.  If...

The Benefits of a Countertop Bill Pay Solution

Industry News, goEBT News, Building Your Business May 17, 2018

As a c-store owner, your primary goal besides making millions in profits is to give your customers the best experience possible. One of the best ways to improve the customer experience in your...

How to Cater to International C-Store Customers

Industry News, Consumer Trends, Building Your Business May 16, 2018

One of the best parts about operating a c-store is that they are universally recognized across the world as a place to pick up quick essentials. Chances are international customers shop at your...

5 Things to Know About Your Store's Location

Industry News, Building Your Business May 16, 2018

Knowing the importance of your convenience store’s location is key to the business’ success.  Your location will determine how you run your business and allow you to make better decisions. When...

Lottery Innovations in 2018

Industry News, Building Your Business, Consumer Trends April 20, 2018

The lottery has long been a staple of convenience stores across the nation. It appeals to a wide range of customers, and although it doesn’t offer the highest commissions for stores, it is a great...