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56 Food Fight
Following sizable foodservice gains made by the
convenience industry, QSRs broach c-store territory.
For one month, one man ate exclusively at gas stations.
76 Up to Standards
Spotlighting the first industry-wide mobile payments standard.
86 A Strong Dollar?
The dollar channel infringes on the c-store shopper’s
96 Meet Your Future
The NACS Show is four days of learning, buying and selling,
networking and fun.
112 An Adventurous Spirit
Merit Gest uses humor to teach business and life lessons.
Steve Gross takes optimism seriously.
124 Election Preview
A view to November.
132 Feeding Gen Z
The youngest generation is changing the way America eats.
140 Are You a Great Place to Work?
There are benefits to being recognized as best.
148 Helping Hand?
Sometimes, Congress is actually here to help.
160 Open Door Policy
It’s true, store doors can be a gateway to your brand.
96THE ASSOCIATION FOR CONVENIENCE & FUEL RETAILING OCTOBER 2016
30 DAYS OF GAS STATION FOOD: ONE MAN’S SURPRISING JOURNEY
FIGHT QSRS BATTLE C-STORES FOR FOODSERVICE SUPREMACY.