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One-Third of Shoppers Shun C-Store Foodservice

“Improved quality—not just for products, but for service, location and marketing communications—is needed to bring in or bring back consumers for whom c-stores aren’t top-of-mind choices,” says Mintel spokesperson. While on-the-go customers are consistently searching for convenient snack and meal options that won’t slow them down, Mintel reported hungry shoppers often ignore the convenience store

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Take the 2011 CSD/Kleiman HR Human Resources Benchmarking Survey

In order to support the convenience store industry’s forecasting and planning responsibilities for the new year, Convenience Store Decisions and Kleiman HR are collaborating to provide insight into the industry human resources practices. For the third consecutive year, Convenience Store Decisions, in partnership with human resources expert Mel Kleiman is launching a confidential online survey

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Retail Outlook: Cautiously Optimistic

Balvor survey highlights the foodservice concerns, focus and sentiments held by convenience store operators heading into 2011. By David Bishop, Contributing Editor. Cautious because a number of external factors, ranging from continued high unemployment, constrained consumer spending, and weak construction and housing markets are creating especially stiff headwinds for their core shopper base. Optimistic as

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The 2011 Foodservice Report

Convenience store retailers posted strong across-the-board sales gains in 2010 and expressed optimism for an even more robust 2011. Thanks to an increasingly busy lifestyle, today’s convenience store customers regard food prepared away from home as a necessity, and the industry’s top-quartile retailers have benefited handsomely from meeting the growing demand for fresh foods. For

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Results of Data Security Study Announced

The National Retail Federation (NRF), a retail trade organization, and First Data Corp., a provider of electronic commerce and payment processing, have released results from a research study of data security and fraud prevention strategies practiced at small to mid-sized retailers. Most of the retailers surveyed had annual sales of less than $100,000. The analysis

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A Roadmap to Success: Convenience Stores on the Fast Track

Parker’s Convenience Stores Drives Inside-Sales with the LIFT Station

Leveraging the Power of New Products to Drive Growth

Identifying More Effective Profit Building Strategies

Circle K Pushes Finds a Solution

Achieving Energy Efficiency

Examining Growth Opportunities in Moist Smokeless Tobacco

Streamlining Communication with Castelle Faxpress

Fas Mart Spreads its Wings for Foodservice Growth

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A New Era of C-Store Management

Cumberland Farms Networks Infrastructure

Beat the Pay at the Pump Blues

Dresser Wayne Launches Advanced Fuel Dispensers

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7-Eleven Deploys, Consolidates Servers with VMware

When Did We Decide the Health Department Knows More About Our Stores Than We Do?

7- Eleven Upgrades its Strategic Retail System

Parker’s Convenience Stores Drives Inside-Sales with the LIFT Station

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