Everybody makes mistakes. One of the important things to teach your workers is that not only do too many excuses erode the trust factor, they highlight a bigger issue when those employees refuse to own up to their mistakes. By Jim Callahan We’ve all heard the old saying: “You’re only as good as your weakest
Festivities focus on history and heros during Wawa’s eighth year as the title sponsor of Wawa Welcome America! Wawa Welcome America! Festival kicked off with Hoagie Day on June 29 and continues through the Fourth of July. As part of its eighth year as title sponsor of Wawa Welcome America!, Wawa is celebrating our nation’s
Annual event goes national for the first time on Aug. 30. In time for Canada’s 150th Anniversary, the Canadian Convenience Stores Association makes C-Store Day a nation-wide celebration. An annual event started in Atlantic Canada to celebrate the contributions that convenience store retailers make to the communities they serve will go Canada-wide for the first
Growth Energy works with NASCAR and Richard Childress Racing partners to thank and honor veterans. On Sunday, Coke Zero 400 at the Daytona International Speedway was the “final lap” for the NASCAR Salutes Refreshed by Coca-Cola program – the sport’s official thank-you to the men and women who serve our nation in the armed forces.
NACS asks retail members to comment ahead of the new Aug. 2 deadline. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) has announced that it is extending the comment period for the interim final rule by 30 days to Aug. 2 the National Association of Convenience Stores (NACS) reported. NACS plans to file comments on behalf
A grand opening event is set for July 20. Rutter’s has opened its first store in Blair County, Pa., marking its 68th store location. The new Rutter’s is located at 935 Plank Road in Duncansville, a suburb of Altoona, Pa. The Duncansville Rutter’s is 7,850 square feet and has 16 auto fueling stations and five
Currently revamping its c-store and constructing a new dining hall, Campus Enterprises at NC A&T State uses student feedback to better plan food and c-store offerings. By Erin Rigik Del Conte, Senior Editor North Carolina Agricultural and Technical (NC A&T) State University has embarked on major renovations to bring its convenience store and dining services
Nall brings over 20 years of convenience store industry experience leveraging technology / back-office software to the organization. Advanced Digital Data Inc. (ADD Systems) welcomes Tracie Nall of Kernersville, N.C. as Regional Sales Representative. Nall’s role within the sales team will focus on the Convenience Store and Wholesale Petroleum industries. “The management team is excited
NACS urges its members to file comments with the agency before the new deadline.
New consumer research reveals that 53% of Americans participate in a loyalty program because of ease of use.