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Convenience sales climb 2.1 per cent to $8.8bn

AACS CEO Jeff Rogut said the industry’s value proposition “has never been clearer” than it is right now as consumers shun busy supermarkets for smaller, local stores.

“It takes 21 days to change our habits”: Inside 7-Eleven’s free coffee initiative

Retailer wants more customers to bring reusable cups.

AACS calls for tougher penalties for tobacco related robberies

“Every time the price of legal tobacco rises, criminals who sell illegal products cash in. It must stop.”

ACCC concerns on proposed BP, Woolworths deal

Consumer watchdog worries about proposed deal.

Aus convenience industry remains strong

State of the Industry Report 2016 shows it is valued at $8.3 billion.

AACS supports e-cigarette sale in convenience stores

Convenience stores are proven responsible retailers of products such as e-cigarettes, says AACS.

Groups, health experts denounce e-cigarette ban

The AACS has called on governments to make e-cigarettes more readily available for responsible sale.

Convenience stores vs small format supermarkets

Norrelle Goldring compares small format supermarkets to convenience stores and asks, what’s the difference?

Supermarkets stifle convenience growth

Convenience stores in Australia to continue to face tough retail conditions amid increased competition by supermarket giants.