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Convenience stores in the age of speed

In the age of same-day delivery, click-and-collect and gig-economy-powered food delivery services, convenience has fast become the name of the game in retail. Many large-scale retailers are searching for ways to streamline their offerings and make them more convenient to attract the limited consumer spending flowing into the industry – spend which is regularly going to more experiential offerings. But where does this leave the $4.7 billion convenience industry? “Operators in the convenience