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Survey Predicts Increases in Travel, Overall Spending This Summer
Americans plan to put the severe winter weather in their rearview mirrors and travel more frequently this summer, while also spending more money, according to the results of a consumer survey released by the National Association of Convenience Stores.
One in four consumers (25%) say that they will spend more money this summer than they would otherwise because of the harsh winter weather, as opposed to 16% who say that they will spend less money.
(Source: PRNewswire, 05/16/14)
C-Stores Hoping to Make Inroads on QSR Business
In recent years, convenience stores have decided to take on quick-service restaurants on their home turf, with some c-store chains doing surprisingly well.
Based on consumer data provided exclusively to Convenience Store News by Technomic, Inc., a growing number of consumers are choosing convenience store foodservice at the expense of fast-food restaurants and coffee shops.
(Source: Convenience Store News, by Don Longo, 04/25/14)
In-Store Transactions Lift Overall Convenience Store Sales in 2013
With in-store sales establishing a new record, overall convenience store revenues totaled $695.5 billion in 2013, down slightly from 2012's figure of $700.3 billion, according to the National Association of Convenience Stores.
In-store sales climbed 2.4% last year to $204.0 billion, while motor fuel sales amounted to $491.5 billion in 2013, down 1.9% from the previous year.
(CSP Daily News, 04/04/14)
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