convenience store


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convenience store

n.
A small retail store that is open long hours and that typically sells staple groceries, snacks, and beverages.

convenience store

n
(Commerce) chiefly US a shop that has long opening hours, caters to local tastes, and is conveniently situated

conven′ience store`


n.
a small market that carries a limited selection of goods and is open long hours.
[1960–65]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.convenience store - a store selling a limited variety of food and pharmaceutical itemsconvenience store - a store selling a limited variety of food and pharmaceutical items; open long hours for the convenience of customers
shop, store - a mercantile establishment for the retail sale of goods or services; "he bought it at a shop on Cape Cod"
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As per the report, Convenience Store operators have started to take differentiating strategic moves to improve operations, enhance performance and to position themselves at the forefront.
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A leader in convenience store solutions, Nielsen will unveil its analysis as well as new product enhancements offering the industry's most accurate and representative view of the convenience store channel at the NACS (The Association for Convenience and Petroleum Retailing) Show in Chicago October 4 - 7.
provides distribution services throughout the United States, delivering food and non-food products to more than 50,000 customer locations, including the convenience store, drug store, mass merchandise, quick service restaurant and movie theater industries.
WEST DES MOINES, Iowa -- Kum & Go, one of the nation's leading convenience store chains, has been named one of the largest privately held companies in the country by Forbes magazine, marking the second year in the row the company has been part of the magazine's annual list.
This report discusses the state of the Convenience store markets in European countries and the opportunities available for companies in this sector based on official statistics.
This is a model for the convenience store industry, and we plan to integrate as many elements of this project as possible into our standard designs as we accelerate our new store construction efforts over the next couple of years.
LAS VEGAS -- Masterfoods USA will begin selling CocoaVia[R] Brand Heart Healthy Snacks in individual single serving units in convenience stores this fall, the company announced today at the National Association of Convenience Stores Show.
With 160 retailer and supplier members, the group's membership represents more than 22,000 convenience stores.
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Convenience Store Decisions wants to help retailers overcome this growing problem.