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 Latest C-Store Industry News

creditcardsNYACS, 186 other groups urge Congress to reject attempt to repeal Durbin swipe fee reforms
FDAlogoFDA increases retailer fines for underage sales of tobacco products
PayrollCardNYS: You must provide fee-free ATM for workers to access payroll debit card cash
Stewart's Shops opens newly built store on site of its very first ice cream shop
QuickChekLogo4Color2016sqQuickChek Corp. named 'Chain of the Year' by Convenience Store Decisions
minwageAppellate court upholds constitutionality of Cuomo's Fast Food Minimum Wage
FuelNYlogoCuomo: $12 million in state funding available for gas station backup generators downstate
Speak up! Tell Congress not to let USDA disqualify convenience stores from accepting SNAP
firesupNYS to partially lift fire suppression mandate for gas stations effective 10/3/16
calorieBoard2FDA menu labeling mandate compliance date extended into 2017
gaspumpSeneca Indian gas station would cost >$1.6 million per year in lost taxes: NYACS
gaspumpSeneca Indian gas station in Niagara Falls a 'poke in the eye' to local retailers: NYACS
Common Sense Menu Labeling legislation passes House; Senate is next
Skimming deviceStatewide inspections find payment card skimming devices on 6 gas pumps
SchneidermanAGpicnewKingpin of huge cigarette smuggling ring nailed by A.G. Schneiderman on 198 counts
leaky bucketNew York still has most severe cigarette smuggling in the nation, says Mackinac Center
StateCapitolphotoAbout Convenience PAC, the vehicle through which NYACS supports candidates for state office          
Local Issues
air servTown of Hempstead wants gas stations to give away tire inflation services for free
microbeadsPersonal care products containing microbeads banned by 3 Western NY counties
K2New York City Council OKs penalties for retailers selling synthetic marijuana
Fatal shooting on Rochester street, let's blame a convenience store
plasticbagTo keep up with Rwanda, New Paltz bans retailers from giving shoppers plastic carryout bags