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“C-Store” Stands for Community Store

Episode #62: March 27, 2017

“‘C-store’ doesn’t just stand for ‘convenience store’ – it stands for ‘community store’” was arguably the most quoted line from the 2017 NACS Show general session stage. We look at consumer survey data and broader consumer trends that show how communities embrace the “community store” and offer ideas and resources to help you engage more closely in the community.

L-R: Carolyn Schnare and Jeff Lenard

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Jeff Lenard, Vice President, Strategic Initiatives, NACS


Carolyn Schnare, Director, Strategic Initiatives, NACS


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