loyalty program, convenience retail, consumer research

PDI 2019 C-Store Shopper Report: 3 Ways to Turn More Shoppers into Loyal Customers

The solution to winning the battle for customer loyalty lies at the fingertips of most c-stores —…


foodservice, foodservice management

Bites and Bytes: How International Convenience Retailers Power Foodservice with Technology

Combining technology with fresh, sustainable, branded foodservice programs is helping international…


Summer Nights & Seasonal Offers - Reaching Your Customers with the Right Promotions

Summer promotions can be key revenue generators for convenience retailers, helping them capitalize…


loyalty communications, customer engagement

Maximizing Customer Engagement Through Effective Loyalty Communications

Loyalty programs are a central component of many convenience retailers’ marketing and customer…


Three Tips to Boost Your Foodservice Performance

Reliable data and tailored offerings are the foundation of a successful foodservice program. For…


data connection, big data, data monetization

Connecting Data to Capitalize on Tobacco Loyalty Funding

Convenience retailers need software solutions that connect multiple data sources take advantage of…


Complex retail operations emphasize the importance of an effective pricing strategy

Four Pricing Strategies to Maximize Margins and Increase Traffic

Pricing strategies are key to helping retailers maximize margin and volume in the store and at the…


Decline of biking in Asia is making fuel pricing more important.

The Impact of Asia's Rising Consumer Class on Fuel Pricing

As motor vehicle adoption continues to rise in Asia, fuel pricing tools are becoming critical to…


Oil market volatility

The Fuel Supplier’s Guide to Surviving Low Sales and Tight Margins

Operational efficiency can help fuel suppliers weather volatile markets and lean margins. You’d be…


Industry consolidation, mergers and acquisitions

Trend Watch: Capitalizing on Consolidation

Only two decades ago nearly 11,000 companies in the U.S. identified as petroleum wholesalers.…


Three Pitfalls to Avoid When Migrating to the Cloud

It was a normal morning whose sunny charm and crisp stillness seemed to belie the National Weather…


Trend Watch: How C-Stores in Emerging Economies Can Prep for Increasing Fuel Demand

In the coming decades, we’ll see a significant uptick in energy consumption—28 percent by 2040, to…