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New year...new rule

12 Jan 2018

Jayesh Patel wanted to know if he could continue to charge customers if they used debit/credit cards or mobile apps when paying for their purchases in the new year.

Holborn's Nutfield

Holborn's Nutfield, Surrey Video

30 Nov 2017

Dean Holborn recently invested around £80,000 revamping his Nutfield store. C-Store paid him a visit. 

Women in retail

Inequality street

23 Jan 2018 Updated: 26 Jan 2018 | By Gaelle Walker, Gill Davies

Men dominate senior management levels in the c-store sector, where a gender imbalance means businesses are losing out on valuable skills and insight. C-Store looks at what’s preventing women from climbing the career ladder, and what can be done to encourage equality.


Bold plans for tough times

12 Jan 2018

No one is expecting 2018 to be an easy journey, but our Champions are prepared to ride out any bumps the next 12 months may provide.

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.


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The breakaway breakfast

16 Jan 2018 | By Ieuan Hughes

Retailers are having to encourage time poor shoppers to avoid skipping breakfast with a range of formats and npd that stand out from the norm

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