New York City Hopes to Ban Cashless Retailers

New York City Hopes to Ban Cashless Retailers

The New York City Council recently proposed a new bill that could limit retailers’ frictionless goals and ambitions. Under the new bill introduced by the New York City Council, retailers would be fined for not accepting cash as a form of payment. The bill was introduced Ritchie Torres who represents the working-class communities of the […]

FDA may Ban Online E-Cigarette Sales

FDA may Ban Online E-Cigarette Sales

Many retailers in the e-cigarette and vape industry expected to see a ban on online sales when the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) made it’s ruling back in 2016. The ban was not included in the final ruling. That may not be the case anymore. FDA Commissioner, Scott Gottlieb, stated two weeks ago that the […]

Payment Trends for 2018

Payment Trends for 2018

  While it may be true that the U.S. is a leader in the modern consumer-facing technology, the way that consumers pay for an item is making a large change across the world. Euromonitor International, a strategic marketing research firm, employee Michelle Evans looked at three different trends that will change how we make a […]

Improving Consumer Engagement with Loyalty

Improving Consumer Engagement with Loyalty

  In a recent article written by Adam Blair from Retail TouchPoints, he touched on 4 ways of how to improve consumer engagement with loyalty programs. As we have recently introduced our Schrader Saver loyalty program, we find these 4 factors extremely important as we continue to move forward. In the most recent Bond Brand […]

Social Media in C-Stores

Social Media in C-Stores

While scanning through the news of the c-store industry, we came across an interesting article regarding retailers and social media. The article was written by Jackson Lewis, an assistant editor of cspdailynews. The tips were provided by Kay-Tee Olds during CSP’s Loyalty Forum in Chicago. ¬†While Olds’ presentation wasn’t aimed towards social media but more […]