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Millennials Twice as Likely to See Mobile Payments as Secure

Research shows that, despite attitudinal differences, the generations are essentially the same in their use of mobile payments. New research from GfK reveals vast age differences in U.S. attitudes toward mobile payments, with Generations Y and Z—often referred to as Millennials—twice as likely to view them as faster, easier, or more efficient than other types

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GPM Investments Selling 16 Sites in Five States

The properties will be sold using NRC’s well-known “buy one, some or all” sealed bid sale process. GPM Investments LLC of Richmond, Va., has retained NRC Realty & Capital Advisors LLC to coordinate the sale of 12 convenience stores with gasoline, one convenience store with Subway franchise, two former convenience stores and one vacant land

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Stripes Convenience Stores Celebrates Día de los Muertos

Announces 2014 Commemorative Poster Giveaway. Stripes Convenience Stores will be celebrating Día de los Muertos, a Mexican holiday that takes place on Nov. 2, with a Facebook giveaway of autographed limited edition prints created by an emerging Texas Artist. Beginning today, Stripes will launch a contest on its Facebook page asking fans to upload a

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Parker’s Hires Convenience Store Industry Veteran

Lance Ramsey joins Parker’s as financial analyst. Parker’s recently hired industry veteran Lance Ramsey as a financial analyst. In his new position, Ramsey is responsible for projecting cash flow, conducting market research, analyzing budget capital expenditures and coordinating financial reporting. Ramsey joins Parker’s after working as a financial analyst and business analyst at Ricker Oil

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Tedeschi Welcomes Fall With Produce, Floral and Bakery Offerings

From apple cider to mini pumpkins and fresh vegetables, customers can find autumn favorites at Tedeschi. Tedeschi Food Shops continues to cross new boundaries in the Fresh Foods category for c-stores. Tedeschi’s has seen great success with the implementation of its new produce program that began in August of this year. The new program boasts

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U.S. Diesel Fuel Demand to Peak in 2015

While domestic demand for diesel fuel is expected to peak in 2015, global demand for diesel fuel is expected to increase by more than six million barrels per day from 2013 to 2030. An increase in overall vehicle efficiencies and the growing use of compressed natural gas for heavy-duty vehicles will more than offset a

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Fire & Ice Cigarillos

Do you have a taste for spicy hot cinnamon or icy cool mint? Swisher Sweets satisfies both with the introduction of its latest limited edition cigarillos. Swisher Sweets Blazing Fire has an intense cinnamon taste that’s both sweet and spicy. Swisher Sweets Arctic Ice provides a cold and frosty blast of icy mint. These two

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Hot and Spicy Sandwiches

Hillshire Brands has introduced a new line of Jimmy Dean hot and spicy sandwiches, providing operators with a full range of breakfast and lunch solutions that address the hot and spicy trend. Some 54% of consumers prefer very spicy foods and sauces, up 48% from 2011, according to Technomic’s Flavor Consumer Trend Report, 2014. This

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New Energy Flavors

Red Bull is expanding the Red Bull Editions line of energy drinks with Red Bull Yellow, Red Bull Orange and Red Bull Cherry Editions, set to launch nationwide Feb. 16, 2015. The new Red Bull Editions offer the tastes of tropical fruit, orange and cherry with the Wings of Red Bull. The Red Bull Orange

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Sparkling Iced Tea

Sparkling ICE, part of the Talking Rain Beverage Co. portfolio, has introduced a zero-calorie iced tea product line. The only zero calorie, sparkling iced tea on the market, this lightly carbonated blend of brewed black tea, green tea and real fruit juice offers a unique new beverage, bursting with the authentic flavor that Sparkling ICE

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Tamper-Resistant Bowls

Inline Plastics Corp. has introduced its improved line of tamper-resistant Safe-T-Fresh round bowls. The round bowls, available in sizes ranging from eight ounces to 80 ounces, are also offered with either flat or dome lid sizes to best match your specific food application. The bowls have been enhanced with easier to close, easier to open

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Better-For-You Chips

Garden of Eatin’ is releasing two brand new chip flavors, Kale Tortilla Chips and Reduced Fat Blue and Yellow Chips, and is bringing back the ever-popular Pumpkin Tortilla Chips just in time for fall. Garden of Eatin’ Kale Tortilla Chips are topped off with a delicious topical seasoning and are an excellent source of Vitamin

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3 Musketeers Gets Minty

A refreshing taste sensation, 3 Musketeers Mint Bites are a flavorful new addition to the Mars Bites portfolio. Each bite-sized piece features dark chocolate enrobing mint-flavored nougat, with the classic fluffiness consumers love about 3 Musketeers Bars. Mars’ unwrapped Bites line delivers the taste experience of a full-size candy bar in a bite-size portion. Available

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Protein-Packed Beverage

NuAquos is the newest offering from New Whey Nutrition, a provider of liquid protein supplements and great-tasting, innovative health and fitness drinks. NuAquos, which was consistently chosen over the leading rehydration beverages in blind taste tests comes in five refreshing flavors: Peach-Mango, Watermelon, Pomegranate Acai Blueberry, Kiwi-Strawberry and Orange. A 20-ounce PET bottle retails for

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Chevron Shares Details With CSD On Apple Pay Rollout

Apple Pay, using Near Field Communication, is here and Chevron is among the first in the industry to roll it out to its locations. Apple Pay officially became available on Oct. 20 in the U.S., allowing customers across the nation to begin making payments with the touch of a finger. More than 30 retail chains,

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Pilot Flying J Expands Diesel Network in Virginia

By the end of the year, the company will complete a $50 million project to remodel driver showers, and it recently launched a $50 million project to remodel restrooms at its stores across North America. Pilot Flying J is expanding its nationwide network to include leasing the diesel islands at six travel center locations in

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Kino Oil Selects Gulf Racing Fuels

Gulf ATV has no ethanol, a key factor in Kino Oil’s decision to carry the complete line of Gulf racing fuels. Gulf Racing Fuels are now distributed by Kino Oil Co. of Fredericksburg, Texas. Kino Oil is a full-service wholesale distributor of lubricants in Texas. Kino Oil offers five- and 55-gallons drums of six Gulf

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VERC Enterprise Wins Excellence in Risk Management Award

“It was an honor to once again receive the Risk Management award from such a prominent company,” says president of VERC Enterprises. VERC Enterprises, a convenience store and Mobil/Gulf gasoline operator with locations throughout Eastern Massachusetts and New Hampshire was selected to receive the 2014 Excellence in Risk Management Award from Energi Insurance Services Inc.

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Wheels CITGO Convenience Stores Expands

Introduces two new locations. CITGO Marketer Consumers Petroleum and its Wheels Convenience Stores have added two CITGO-branded locations in Southwestern and Central Connecticut. The first is located at 592 Hebron Avenue in Glastonbury, Conn. and the second is now open at 786 Post Road East in Westport, Conn. The Glastonbury location also held a Customer

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Wawa Expands In Florida

The c-store chain is on track to double its presence in the Sunshine State in the next two years. Wawa is continuing its Florida expansion with plans to open three stores in Volusia County, Fla., the Daytona Beach News Journal reported. The stores, two of which are “Coming Soon” in Port Orange and one in

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Holtzman Oil Acquiring Cline Energy

With acquisition, Holtzman Oil expects to increase its delivery of gasoline by 20 million gallons. Holtzman Oil Corp., based in Mount Jackson, Va., is set to purchase Cline Energy of Harrisonburg, Va. in a transaction that is expected to be completed at the beginning of 2015, according to NVDaily.com. “We are an Exxon supplier and

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Apple Pay Coming to Chevron Customers

Chevron offers an easy, secure way to pay with Apple Pay. Chevron U.S.A. Inc. is integrating with Apple Pay, a new service that transforms mobile payments with an easy, secure and private way to pay. Apple Pay will soon be accepted at more than 3,000 Chevron and Texaco convenience stores including all Chevron and Texaco

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NOCO Raises More Than $22,000 for Leukemia & Lymphoma Society

Expands efforts after the success of last year’s campaign. Throughout the month of September, NOCO, its customers, and employees, raised a total of $22,436 to support the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s Western & Central New York Chapter. “After the success of last year’s month-long in-store fundraiser, which raised $12,000 for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society,

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Tantus Tobacco Welcomes New Vice President of Sales

Hubbard comes to Tantus Tobacco with more than 28 years of experience. Tantus Tobacco Sales announced that Steve Hubbard has joined the Tantus team as vice president of sales. With over 28 years of sales experience, Hubbard was formerly vice president of sales and operations for The Britt Hunt Co. LLC, which is the largest

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Kretek Announces Employee Promotions

Kretek International Inc., exclusive importer and marketer of Djarum and Cuban Rounds Cigars, Voodoo and EZ Cig e-vapor products , DjEEP lighters, Nuvino Wines, and VirMax male performance products, has named Sean Teninty as trade marketing director and Kevin Newman as director of marketing of Phillips & King, Kretek’s specialty tobacco distribution company. Trade Marketing

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