February 06, 2019Product Spotlight, C-Store Trends
The first month of the new year is over and February has tiptoed onto our path. February is famously known for being the month of love. For that very reason, many consumers focus their attention on items that may correspond with that emotion. As a convenience store, sweets like chocolate and other forms of candy are always readily available for your customers. However, for the month of February, the Product Spotlight goes to flowers.
January 11, 2019Product Spotlight, New Years, Holidays, Retail
It’s that time of the year again. It’s January and half of America’s new year resolution is to start the gym and focus on reducing that waist line by losing a few pounds. It is a hard challenge. Going to the gym is only a part of the weight loss goal. There are other aspects that come into play and as a merchant this is an opportunity you must take advantage of.
December 27, 2018Product Spotlight, Seasonal Trends, New Years, Holidays
Customers around the nation suffer the same fate of waking up and being low on energy. Whether it’s sleeping late or not being able to sleep at all, the problem is consistent and not going away.
October 31, 2018Building Your Business, Consumer Trends, Product Spotlight, C-Store Trends
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 offers, but desire the health benefits of water. That’s why we’ve seen a spike in sales for sparkling water. Over the last five years, the sales of sparkling water have grown by 42%. The drink offers the fizz like a soda, but most have little to no added sugar or artificial ingredients that a soda does.
October 22, 2018Building Your Business, Consumer Trends, Industry News, Product Spotlight, Seasonal Trends
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 costumes, decorations, and greeting cards, there is still $2.6 billion dollars left to be spent on candy. If you’re looking for ways to bring consumers into your store to spend their dollars this Halloween season, consider some of these trends.
Halloween is just around the corner and retailers in all industries should make sure they are taking advantage. 2017 is expected to bring record high spending, to the tune of $9.1 billion and the c-store owners across the country are in the perfect position to rake in much of this money. With many opportunities at your disposal, there’s no reason to miss out on the holiday profits. If you aren’t sure how to make the most of this Halloween, we’ve got a list that will help you get in the spirit.
September 25, 2018Building Your Business, goEBT News, Product Spotlight, The Banking Revolution, C-Store Trends
goEBT’s newest C-Store Solution is bringing exciting opportunities for merchants all over the country. We’ve officially launched a new Bill Pay solution through our partnership with a leader in payments industry, InComm. InComm has been working hard to develop solutions especially for consumers who need access to alternatives to the most common payment methods like credit and debit cards. Now, goEBT is bringing several of InComm’s solutions to c-stores and small grocery stores around the country by way of an easy-to-use countertop terminal and scanner solution.
November 14, 2017Building Your Business, goEBT News, Industry News, Product Spotlight
We’ve talked a lot about some great ways to enhance or change your store this year. From foodservice to better signage, we understand that there is a lot to consider when deciding on improvements for your c-store. We are always hard at work developing partnerships and programs that will give retailers the opportunity to make these updates without trouble. One of our newest efforts is a partnership with PUDO.
August 07, 2017Building Your Business, goEBT News, Product Spotlight, C-Store Trends
June 14, 2017goEBT News, Industry News, Product Spotlight
Jack Link's has rolled out a whole new twist on their famous meat links. Now introducing a breakfast line with high and complete protein meat that will allow customers to enjoy Jack Link's any time of day. Jack Link's A.M. will allow customers to pick from bacon or sausage flavors that will appeal to a variety of tastebuds. Their goal was to create an innovative product for the breakfast category, something with options for everyone. From sweet to salty to smoky, Jack Link's A.M. is a diverse new product that is likely to be a hit in your c-store.
May 13, 2017goEBT News, Product Spotlight
Temperatures are already rising and the days are getting longer, which means summer is coming up fast. While popsicles and ice cream are always a fan favorite for keeping cool all season long, there’s another great frozen treat on the market that’s guaranteed to keep customers coming back for more, even after summer’s over.