Rumors

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

B.K. gets the “cool as a cucumber” award for maintaining his composure when a bird crashed his indoor Vaping Academy session.


Team Chiovera: proof that culinary skills are directly correlated with height. Congrats on your win on Guy's Grocery Games!


A big East Coast chain is homing in on competitive channels—especially drug and dollar—to develop new strategies.


One Midwest retailer tried drive-thrus and was not impressed—but is still open to the idea.


Way to go, Jim Blosser, on your personal best for 10 miles. We’re sure the Hawaiian scenery helped make the miles go by faster!


BR hears a West Coast chain may soon gain control of more Chevron sites in Northern California.


BR hears David M. almost had to be escorted from the building during a recent town-hall meeting regarding new industry regulation. Fight the power, David!


Recent mergers of large retail chains have design firms clamoring to handle the rebranding projects. Good luck to D.M. in landing that account!


The pairing of pretzels and beer is about to take on a whole new meaning.


An East Coast wholesaler is back in the retail game with ambitious plans.


Back Rumor Snapshot

Team Chiovera: proof that culinary skills are directly correlated with height. Congrats on your win on Guy's Grocery Games!

Way to go, Jim Blosser, on your personal best for 10 miles. We’re sure the Hawaiian scenery helped make the miles go by faster!