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Whether it’s for food, fuel, drinks or snacks — about half of the U.S. population is at a convenience store every day. We sell 80% of the country’s fuel and we are 4% of the total U.S. economy. We’ll talk about what we see at stores — and what the future may hold — as long as it’s convenient.
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#53 What SNAP Rules Mean for Retailers
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Convenience stores are an estimated 45% of all SNAP-eligible locations and will be affected by the new final rules relating to retailer eligibility in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)--formerly known as “food stamps”). The new provisions will affect how convenience stores and corner stores are able to continue to are able to continue to participate and redeem almost 6% of the roughly $70 billion program. Here’s what you need to know about the rules and what you need to do about them.