A Guide to Choosing the Right Facilities Management Software for Convenience Stores

Convenience Store, Facilities Management

by Siddarth Shetty  Jan 16, 2018

Convenience stores are incredibly plentiful – the United States is home to 150,000 convenience store (“C-Store”) locations, meaning there is one for every 2,100 people. To stand out from their competition, facilities managers in the C-Store industry need to provide excellent customer experiences, keep up with evolving industry demands, and focus on safety and sustainability.

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Top Five Facilities Management Events Not to Be Missed in 2016

Restaurant, Retail, Convenience Store, Facilities Management, Company, Events

by Yerum Chun  Feb 22, 2016

However you're involved in the facilities management industry - whether you're responsible for maintaining facilities for a particular organization such as a retail brand, chain of restaurant or convenience stores, or interested in more broad based FM applications and products, there are a number of events this year to fill your calendar.

Here are five facilities management events, shows, and conferences in the first half of 2016 that we like for their educational and networking opportunities.

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RaceTrac Accelerates Facilities Maintenance and Repair Improvements through ServiceChannel Service Automation

Press Releases, Case Studies, Convenience Store

by ServiceChannel News  Jul 28, 2015

Convenience Store Chain Slashes Unresolved Daily Service Tickets by Half
Using Cloud-Based Automation and Big Data Analytics

NEW YORK, July 27, 2015 – ServiceChannel, the leading SaaS service automation platform for facilities managers and contractors, today announced that its customer RaceTrac improved maintenance and repair services across its distributed enterprise of more than 700 convenience stores by integrating the ServiceChannel portfolio within its operations.

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The Momentum of C-Store Cleanliness

Convenience Store

by ServiceChannel  Sep 12, 2013

My family and I were on a car trip to Florida from Tennessee. Like all car trips someone had to stop and use the restroom. As the Dad, my job was to get us from point A to point B in as shortest time possible. I am not sure why we do this, but there is an unspoken mission that we ‘Dads’ have to average a time faster than the posted speed limit sign from starting location A -to- ending location B. Stopping is an unwanted detour from this mission. As we pull off the highway, I am looking for three answers to find the right place to pull into:

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Cashier vs. the Compressor

Metrics, Customers, Business Intelligence, Convenience Store

by ServiceChannel  Aug 20, 2013

Here it is in mid-August and summer is winding down. But parts of the country are still seeing record high temperatures while other parts of the country are expecting Noah and his Ark to float on by. Summer is the time for heat and humidity. C-Store operators face two equally challenging tasks: Having a great team and having a great facility. You need both to service your customers.

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When it Comes to Keeping America’s Convenience Stores Running Smoothly, the Old Way is in the Way

ROI, Convenience Store

by ServiceChannel News  Jun 28, 2013

The convenience store (or “c-store”) industry, with approximately 150,000 locations across the US, serves more than 160 million customers every day. (Source: NACS web site) Consumers from every demographic visit c-stores for fuel, beverages, food and more.

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