What C-Store Customers Want

An inviting forecourt, clean restrooms and good customer service help draw fuel customers inside, GasBuddy survey finds By NACS Online // March 28, 2019 BOSTON, Mass. – Convenience retailers generate nearly three-fourths of gross profit dollars from in-store sales, according to GasBuddy, a tech company featuring apps and websites that provide real-time fuel prices at…

Register Now: Treasury’s March & April Outreach Events

By Michigan Department of Treasury You’re Invited… Treasury routinely hosts free educational seminars throughout Michigan connecting businesses, tax service providers, and other stakeholders with Treasury representatives. These seminars provide an opportunity to learn about Treasury updates as well as important tax processing and tax compliance topics. Our ongoing goal through this outreach is to enhance communication, foster a…

Illinois Raises Minimum Wage to $15

The state will gradually increase the minimum wage starting in 2020 until it hits $15 by 2025 By NACS Online // February 22, 2019 CHICAGO – This week Illinois Gov. JB Pritzker signed into law a higher state minimum wage, CBSreports. Starting in 2020, the minimum wage will increase every year until it hits $15…

Lipari Foods Finalizes Acquisition Of Ohio-Based Troyer Cheese, Increasing Product Portfolio & Manufacturing Capabilities

WARREN, Mich. – On Friday, February 15, Lipari Foods, a leading Midwest food distributor based in Warren, Mich., closed on the acquisition of Troyer Cheese, Inc., Troyer Bros. Trucking, Ltd., and Amish Wedding Foods, Inc. (collectively, “Troyer”).  Troyer is headquartered in Millersburg, Ohio.  The opportunity broadens Lipari’s manufacturing capabilities along with expanding their portfolio of deli…

The Truth About Alcohol: Facts vs Myths

By National Alcohol Beverage Control Association (NABCA) // February 7, 2019 CLEARWATER, Fla., Feb. 07, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — On January 23rd, the Foundation for a Drug-Free World (FDFW) Florida Chapter held a Truth About Alcoholseminar in its information center in downtown Clearwater. Guests learned about the short and long-term effects of alcohol: such as liver…