As of 2019, there are approximately 66,000 combined gas station and convenience stores across the United States. Competition within the industry is high, and store owners are struggling with how to handle it.
Retail technology, such as your POS system, can provide a great deal of information, but finding actionable data you can turn into results can be tricky. Cut through the noise and focus on major measurable metrics for a clear picture of your performance.(more…)
As we begin 2020, gas station and convenience store owners can rest easy knowing that c-stores are not going anywhere. In fact, the expectation from customers is for the retail environment to become even more convenient.
As with many industries over the past decade, c-stores have significantly evolved—remaining the top destination for seekers of hot beverages and the preferred quick service food spot among millennials and Gen Z with food sales accounting for 23% of all revenue.(more…)