Each year, customers who visit Pilot and Flying J Travel Centers chow down on more than 17 million slices of PJ Fresh Pizza. To celebrate National Pizza Day Feb. 9, Pilot Flying J will treat all guests to a free slice of its pizzeria-quality pie. Beginning Feb. 8, guests who download the myPilot app will
Whether it’s rebranding an acquired site, expanding a merchandising space or simply sprucing up the interior, convenience retailers around the country are investing in remodeling projects to entice today’s customers. By Marilyn Odesser-Torpey, Associate Editor After acquiring 31 PDQ convenience stores last October, Kwik Trip launched an interior to exterior conversion program to be completed
New partnerships and initiatives help Andretti Petroleum more efficiently and effectively serve customers. Andretti Petroleum is set for growth in 2018, from a new acquisition to new organizational appointments. Central Petro Acquisition Grants Pass, Ore-based Colvin Oil, an Andretti Petroleum group company, has partnered with Thompson and Harvey Transportation Inc. of Santa Maria, Calif. and
Under Doug Beck’s leadership, Beck Suppliers grew into a diversified, multi-branded enterprise. Ohio Petroleum Marketers & Convenience Store Association (OPMCA) is mourning the loss of long-time industry champion and association director Douglas (Doug) Beck, who passed away Friday, Jan. 26, 2018 at Toledo Hospital, surrounded by family and friends. Beck was a recognized and highly
Restrictions on prepaid cards are pushed to April 2019. The U.S. Consumer Financial Protection Bureau announced last Thursday it would delay the effective date of new restrictions on prepaid cards until April 2019, citing industry needs for more time to comply. The agency had already said in December it would push back the rule, which
Two new NACS pilot tests examined the impact of beverage case layout and messaging on sales.
A unique formula is reaching a diverse group of customers on a college campus.
Tomorrow’s free NACS webinar will help retailers prepare for an unexpected visit from Immigration Customs and Enforcement.
Coppel spent more than a dozen years on various NACS boards and 27 years at Eby-Brown.
The retailer leverages its recent acquisition of Shipt at 57 stores in the South.