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Convenience store

A new name for convenience stores

July 7, 2014
NORMAN, Okla. — A new convenience store named the Cube is instead being called a “neighborhood concierge” by its creators, according to The Oklahoman.   

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C-store second to Apple in sales per square foot

June 30, 2014
NEW YORK — Murphy USA, a c-store chain, was ahead of boutique shops like Coach and Movado in sales generated per square foot in a recent survey, thanks in part to a fuel program with Walmart, according to          

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Walmart To Go designer talks c-store’s innovation

May 30, 2014
CHICAGO — The design and architectural firm Api(+) designed Walmart To Go, and opened up about the innovative new store, according to the Tampa Bay Times

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Concern over proposed gas station and carwash

May 23, 2014
CHICAGO — Many people have expressed that the gas station and carwash would produce lighting, noise and traffic issues, according to the Chicago Tribune.

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Hess retail locations acquired by Speedway

May 22, 2014
FINDLAY, Ohio  — Hess, the fifth largest operator of c-stores, has sold its retail locations and operations to Speedway LLC, according to

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Ranking the top 101 convenience stores

May 15, 2014
ROSEMONT, Ill. — A list of the largest convenience store chains by the number of stores owned/operated in Canada and the U.S. has been compiled, according to

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Walmart’s impact on the c-store market

May 14, 2014

BENTONVILLE, Ark. — Walmart recently got into the c-store business in March, and there is plenty of speculation of what changes that will have on the industry, according to

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Insights into the coffee and hot beverage market

May 13, 2014
ROSEMONT, Ill. — There are a number of trends that have positive signs for c-stores and hot-dispensed beverages, according to

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How to Start a Carwash: Got coffee?

May 12, 2014
When Danny Marz opened The Pit Stop Carwash in 2013, he couldn’t help but wonder what to do with the empty space 200 feet away from the building.
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How coffee draws traffic to c-stores

May 12, 2014
ROSEMONT, Ill. — Coffee is not only synonymous with a strong taste, but also strong sales for convenience stores, according to

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