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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...

2018 Back to School C-Store Prep

Building Your Business, Consumer Trends, Seasonal Trends August 03, 2018

While there are mixed emotions about going back to school, one thing is for sure, it means great business for you. Students are heading back to college, parents are back to school shopping, and...

2018 Summer C- Store Trends

Consumer Trends, Building Your Business, Seasonal Trends May 30, 2018

Business Owners should pay close attention to the latest trends. If you can predict the emerging trends, you can determine what business decisions you should make for the upcoming year. Summer is...

How Tax Season Impacts Consumer Spending

Industry News, Building Your Business, Consumer Trends, The Banking Revolution, Seasonal Trends April 20, 2018

With tax season officially drawing to a close, that means that more people might have more spending money thanks to their tax refunds. When people have a little more money to spend combined with...

Overhaul Your Inventory for the New Year

Building Your Business, Industry News, Seasonal Trends December 07, 2017

2018 is rapidly approaching, and you've probably started a list of New Year's Resolutions you plan to accomplish. Have you started one for your c-store, however? The start of the new year is the...

Keep Customers Coming Back, Even in Bad Weather

Building Your Business, goEBT News, Seasonal Trends November 28, 2017

Now that we’re well into the third quarter, many c-store owners will start to experience challenging weather in their areas.  In certain areas of the U.S. snow, freezing temperatures, ice, and...

Holiday Season: A Great Time to Gain New Customers

Building Your Business, Consumer Trends, Seasonal Trends November 02, 2017

Every holiday season is a time for festivity and also signifies big opportunities for convenience store owners to garner some repeat business.  This means attracting new customers, making sales,...

The Frozen Treats Customers Want

goEBT News, Seasonal Trends June 28, 2017

Now that Summer has arrived, shoppers are reaching for cold and satisfying treats to help deal with the rising temperatures. With gas prices at all-time lows, customers are able to spend more...

Top 6 Fourth of July C-Store Essentials

Consumer Trends, Industry News, SNAP Tips, Seasonal Trends June 26, 2017

In 2016, it was estimated that almost $7 billion would be spent on food for the Fourth of July. Otherwise known as America's Independence day, this holiday has become an annual time of relaxation...