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Gap in the market

21 Feb 2017 Updated: 24 Feb 2017

Do you ever get caught in that bind where you know the store needs a boost but you can’t afford the full refit?

Frobisher House

Welcome Co-op franchise stores, Southampton Video

13 Feb 2017

Richard Inglis, owner of two Welcome Co-op franchise stores in Southampton, discuses how he utilises technology and changes he has made to his Liberty Quays store.

food to go

Food to go: Lessons to take away

21 Feb 2017 Updated: 24 Feb 2017 | By Robin Mannering

The food-to-go market is continually growing and evolving. C-Store reports on the thinking behind the leading brands and emerging trends outlined in a new report and at a recent conference.

Big night in

Big nights mean big baskets

08 Feb 2017 Updated: 10 Feb 2017

The big night in may mean different things to different shoppers, but ?it is an opportunity our C-Store Champions are each exploiting.

Byford Foods Hall

Retailer takes on National Grid over lost trade

04 Oct 2016 Updated: 07 Oct 2016 | By Sarah Britton

A Londis retailer in Essex is seeking compensation from the National Grid over major gas works which he estimates will cost him nearly £15,000 in lost sales and has forced him to invest in marketing material to stem the decline in footfall.


Convenience Store’s Shop Project is an annual exercise whereby four stores are given a complete makeover in partnership with some of the UK’s leading suppliers.


Have you noticed a shift in spend towards emerging categories such as food to go?

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Pet care

Petcare: It's reigning cats and dogs

13 Feb 2017 | By Simon Banks

Customers want the very best when it comes to feeding and treating their pets, with premium food and treats commanding big sales.

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