2021 Trends: 5 Payment Predictions That Will Impact Convenience Stores

Creating a seamless, safe and differentiated customer experience must include a flexible payments…


5 Loyalty Lessons You Shouldn't Ignore During COVID-19

Consumers value flexibility in their loyalty programs, including the ways they earn and redeem.…


Rapid Response: 4 Lessons C-Stores Taught Us About Creating Differentiated Customer Experiences

From the way we get our hair cut to the way we shop to the way companies do business, COVID-19 has…


Inventory, Pricing and Promotion Strategies for the New Convenience Store

Having the right inventory, pricing and promotions are key to a convenience store’s success. In the…


Road to Recovery: Analyze, Adjust and Engage Through Loyalty

By the end of last month, every state in the U.S. that previously had shelter-in-place…


Surviving a Pandemic: 4 Ways C-Stores Can Thrive During and After COVID-19

Convenience and fuel retailers should consider taking these actions to ensure their brands emerge…


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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…


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Loyalty 101 - Building a Base for a Successful Loyalty Program

A successful loyalty program will increase foot traffic, attract new customers, keep existing ones…


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The Impact of Mobile Technology in the C-store Environment

For today’s consumers, loyalty technology is mobile technology. Today’s consumers live on their…


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Maximizing Customer Engagement Through Effective Loyalty Communications

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


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The Digital Transformation of Retail

Convenience retailers must use technology to create new experiences that ensure customers are…