Readers will know that European supermarkets have made significant progress in recent years in converting their properties to lower-energy systems using lower-carbon refrigerants. Transcritical carbon dioxide systems have rapidly become the technology of choice for supermarket...
Starbucks Corp., after facing a backlash for promising to hire refugees, plans to employ more U.S. military veterans. The coffee retailer will hire 25,000 veterans and their spouses by 2025, it said recently. Starbucks already has brought...
Vaping sales haven't completely vaporized in the aftermath of deeming regulations passed last fall by U.S. Food and Drug Administration. For the time being, vaping and e-liquid C-store sales have maintained an upward trajectory in the convenience channel.
Amazon Go was recently unveiled as the online behemoth's new small-format brick-and-mortar store, much like a traditional convenience store, but with one very attractive key feature — no waiting on a checkout line. In fact, there is no checkout at all.
While hydrogen as a transportation fuel has faced many challenges over the years—little fueling infrastructure, few vehicle options and high development costs—the winds appear to be shifting in its favor. At the Davos economic forum in Switzerland earlier this...
Holiday Stationstores has rebuilt its pricing strategy after adjusting its process with the help of Revionics, a software-as-a-service pricing strategy developer. Before Bloomington, Minnesota-based Holiday Stationstores changed course...
Recently, Wal-Mart announced they are opening yet another version of a convenience store — you've got to expect that one of these times, they are going to get it right! More and more grocery retailers have also started selling gas over the past 10 years, with some...
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