Rumors

The latest scuttlebutt, rumors & fun in the convenience store industry

BR hears “the M word” has everyone seeking new ways to go to market.


BR hears a chain in the South will divest more stores this year.


Customers took 7-Eleven’s Bring Your Own Cup Day (April 11) seriously, filling buckets, pitchers, coolers, even a mailbox and an inflatable pool with as much Slurpee as they could hold, all for just $1.49!


One Pennsylvania retailer is working with its mobile-app provider to offer digital coupons.


Getting buy-in to remodel stores has been a tough sell for C.N.


A major mass-merchant would rather discount in-store items than gas, according to a mobile solutions provider.


The most overused word today in foodservice marketing? Many say it’s “fresh.”


Kum & Grape? BR hears Kum & Go may take a sip of a winery.


BR hears an industry giant may be creating a whole new region for itself.


BR hears a small Midwest chain is about to launch a foodservice offer worthy of its Chicago roots! Stay tuned.


Back Rumor Snapshot

Customers took 7-Eleven’s Bring Your Own Cup Day (April 11) seriously, filling buckets, pitchers, coolers, even a mailbox and an inflatable pool with as much Slurpee as they could hold, all for just $1.49!

Ron Hornaday’s smokin’ car from the NASCAR Sprint Series boasts some bold branding courtesy of Smokey Mountain Herbal Snuff.