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4 Key trends that will continue to shape convenience retail in 2019

4 Key trends that will continue to shape convenience retail in 2019

10/01/2019 - 13:26
As convenience retail continues to grow as an industry sector, retailers must remain focused on the most significant trends that will see their businesses flourish, and in so doing, strengthen their standing in the ever-competitive retail environment. read more
The reality of c-stores: refresh or die

The reality of c-stores: refresh or die

01/10/2018 - 11:15
Convenience stores have always been seen as the small guy...the tough independent, the often-underrated arm of retail. However, with convenience becoming integral to consumers, even large traditional retailers have, over the years, pursued a convenience strategy and opened smaller stores in prime residential and commercial areas to take advantage of the ‘on the go’ shopper.  read more
Walmart plans more convenience stores

Walmart plans more convenience stores

13/07/2018 - 14:07
Walmart has opened another convenience store, this time launching a Walmart Fuel Station in Plano, Texas. read more
Walmart set to take on Amazon Go

Walmart set to take on Amazon Go

20/06/2018 - 14:29
Walmart has a new Sam’s Club concept store in the works, and it could give Amazon’s cashierless convenience stores a run for their money. read more
US convenience stores see strong growth in sales

US convenience stores see strong growth in sales

16/10/2017 - 09:06
US convenience store retailers are reporting an increase in sales this year, mainly driven by the growth in food sales, according to a survey by the National Association of Convenience Stores (NACS). read more
Strong convenience sales fuel US retailer optimism

Strong convenience sales fuel US retailer optimism

30/06/2017 - 15:22
Convenience store sales in the US have grown during the first half of 2017, according to the latest quarterly survey by the National Association of Convenience Stores (NACS). read more
C-stores account for 34.3% of all U.S. retail outlets

C-stores account for 34.3% of all U.S. retail outlets

27/01/2014 - 08:04
ALEXANDRIA, Va. -- The U.S. convenience store count increased to 151,282 stores as of December 31, 2013, a 1.4% increase (2,062 stores) from the year prior, according to the 2014 NACS/Nielsen Convenience Industry Store Count.  read more
Engen launches 50th Quickshop convenience centre with Woolworths Foodstop

Engen launches 50th Quickshop convenience centre with Woolworths Foodstop

10/12/2013 - 09:58
Engen Sea Point Convenience Centre, located along the Atlantic Seaboard in Cape Town, became the 50th Quickshop convenience centre with a Woolworths Foodstop when it opened its doors to the public recently after a significant revamp. read more
UK: Tesco's One Stop launches franchise model for independents

UK: Tesco's One Stop launches franchise model for independents

03/04/2013 - 14:42
Tesco-owned convenience store chain One Stop Store Limited has revealed plans to launch a new franchise model with local independent retailers. read more
Carrefour Sees First Signs of Turnaround as Sales Top Estimates

Carrefour Sees First Signs of Turnaround as Sales Top Estimates

12/10/2012 - 10:29
Carrefour SA (CA), the world’s second- largest retailer, gained the most in France’s benchmark CAC 40 Index after reporting sales that signaled new Chief Executive Officer Georges Plassat’s turnaround plan may be working.  read more
 Partnership, innovation and empowerment: A roadmap for forecourt retailing success

Partnership, innovation and empowerment: A roadmap for forecourt retailing success

11/10/2012 - 08:37
27 September 2012 marked the launch of the 100th Freshstop store in a record three years - Freshstop Rapid Auto in Boksburg.  read more
Engen Quickshop:  Equatorial coffee loyalty card

Engen Quickshop: Equatorial coffee loyalty card

26/06/2012 - 09:37
Loyal Equatorial Coffee drinkers can now enjoy the rewards of drinking their favourite expertly blended and roasted coffee, with more coffee on the house!  read more
Another successful Freshstop opens its doors

Another successful Freshstop opens its doors

26/04/2012 - 12:38
Freshstop are steamrolling ahead with their 75th store opening in 62 Koedoe Ave,Birchleigh, Kempton Park.  read more
Engen Furry Five in QuickShops

Engen Furry Five in QuickShops

27/03/2012 - 10:55
26 March 2012: Engen Petroleum, South Africa’s leading retail forecourt brand , has trumped the competition with yet another first – a loyalty programme tied to the Furry Five soft toy range, which is set to launch in Quickshop convenience stores around the country from 26 March – 16 September 2012. read more